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Janis Joplin – Alive, Well and Performing Nightly in D.C.

Posted on 10/17/2012 by |News, Culture, Sights and Sounds | Comments

EntertainmentWell, OK – it’s not really Janis. But Mary Bridget Davies is putting on a helluva show every night at Washington’s Arena Stage in One Night with Janis Joplin, giving those who saw the real thing — and those who are far too young — a chance to hang out with a legend. The show is more like a concert, with few bits of tension and little dramatic development. The demons that killed the singer in 1970 at age 27 …