3-time Grammy® award winning artist Shawn Colvin stands out as an enduring and unique talent in today’s music. She combines Americana, pop, and country sounds for an awe-inspiring brand of music full of creativity that has wowed audiences for over 30 years! And, now you can join this singer-songwriter in Newberry where she’ll perform hits like “Sunny Came Home” and much more.
*This performance has unfortunately been canceled. If you had already purchased ticket, please contact the box office at 803-276-6264.**
Friday, April 24, 2020 at 8:00 P.M.
Get ready! Public On Sale Date for this show is Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. Call the Box Office for more information 803-276-6264.
Since the release of her debut album almost 30 years ago, Shawn Colvin continues to leave audiences spellbound by her terrific voice, creative lyrics, and authentic storytelling perfected by her work as a tireless performer and musician! Known for her unique blend of Folk, Country, Americana, and Pop sounds, Colvin stands out in the world of music. Her storytelling is truly one of kind. Kind and warmhearted Colvin, weaves even the toughest of tales with empathy, care, and a sense of humor with the skill of a master storyteller.
In 1996, she released "A Few Small Repairs" (1996), which would prove to be her breakthrough. The song “Sunny Came Home” gave Colvin a Top 10 hit, a platinum-selling album and two of GRAMMY®’s biggest honors: Record of the Year and Song of the Year.
Colvin has released 12 albums, won 3 Grammy® awards, was the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement trailblazer award, wrote an award-winning memoir and kept a tireless touring schedule proving that she’s a true jack of all trades.
Her first album, “Steady On,” produced by John Leventhal, won the Grammy® Award for Best Contemporary Folk Recording. In September 2019, to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the release of “Steady On,” Colvin released a special, newly-recorded all acoustic version of that landmark album, which she will feature during her visit to the Newberry Opera House this spring.Want to meet Shawn Colvin? Select one of the VIP seats, tickets include: Price: $150 •One premium reserved ticket •VIP early access into the venue •Personal photograph with Shawn Colvin •Private and intimate pre-show acoustic performance by Shawn Colvin •Q&A with Shawn Colvin •Exclusive "Steady On" tote bag •Limited edition reprint of 1980’s Shawn Colvin show flyer, autographed by Shawn Colvin •Official meet & greet laminate •Very limited availability