(CelebrityAccess) Newport Folk Presents has announced three performances of “Mavis & Friend,” celebrating 80 years of Mavis Staples, in New York, Nashville and Los Angeles.
Proceeds from the performances will go directly toward extending Newport Festivals Foundation’s support of music education in the three cities. Newport Folk Presents promises “amazing guests” in each city.
The performances are scheduled for Apollo Theater, New YOrk, May 9; Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, May 15; and Theatre at Ace Hotel, Los Angeles, May 22. Tickets go on sale Feb. 15.
More information is available here.