ANAÏS MITCHELL IN CONCERT
OCT 20-21, 2017
Anaïs Mitchell is a Vermont and Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter who comes from the world of narrative folksong, poetry and balladry. An entrancing storyteller and charismatic performer, Mitchell has headlined shows worldwide, as well as supporting tours for Bon Iver, Ani DiFranco, and Josh Ritter. Her stage production of Hadestown will have its pre-Broadway Canadian Premiere at the Citadel Theatre in November. Mitchell will take time out from rehearsals to perform some of her favourite songs with some of her favourite people.
Recommended for ages 14+
“The most engaging, and in some ways, most original artist currently working in the field of new American ‘folk ’music.” –Independent on Sunday
“…an entrancing storyteller as well as a charismatic performer.” –The Guardian
“Ms. Mitchell’s songs address contemporary angst with uncanny vision … a formidable songwriting talent.” –The New York Times
“A perfect example of how art, and the power of song, can transform the merely anecdotal into something almost mythic.” –The Financial Times
Photo Credit: Photo by Jay Sansone.