Upcoming

Ben Folds

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Presents

Ben Folds

September 22, 2018

Learn More
Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

Performing Arts Fort Worth
Presents

Frankie Valli and the Four Season

September 23, 2018
Popular Entertainment Series

Learn More
Walt Wilkins and Kylie Rae Harris

Hear Fort Worth and Performing Arts Fort Worth
Presents

Walt Wilkins and Kylie Rae Harris

September 26, 2018
Texas Crossroads Series

Learn More
Cleopatra

Texas Ballet Theater
Presents

Mozart Requiem and Martinu Pieces

September 28-30, 2018

Learn More
Cliburn Laureates + Rachmaninov

The Cliburn
Presents

Cliburn Laureates + Rachmaninov

October 2, 2018
Cliburn at the Bass

Learn More
Josh Halverson, Abraham Alexander and Jonathan Terrell

Hear Fort Worth and Performing Arts Fort Worth
Presents

Luke Wade and Joey Green

October 3, 2018
Texas Crossroads Series

Learn More
La mer

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Presents

La mer

October 5-7, 2018

Learn More
View Full Calendar

Performing Arts Fort Worth Presents

A Night With Janis Joplin

Part of the BNSF Popular Entertainment Series

Location: Bass Performance Hall

Tags: Concert

Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible

Overview

Like a comet that burns far too brightly to last, Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the queen of rock & roll. The unmistakable voice, filled with raw emotion and tinged with Southern Comfort, made her a must-see headliner from Monterey to Woodstock. Now, Fort Worth is invited to share an evening with the woman and her musical influences in the hit musical A Night With Janis Joplin.

Fueled by such unforgettable songs as “Me and Bobby McGee,” “Piece of My Heart,”  “Mercedes Benz,” “Cry Baby” and “Summertime,” this sensational show is a musical journey celebrating Joplin and her biggest musical influences—icons like Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Odetta, Nina Simone and Bessie Smith, who inspired one of rock & roll’s greatest legends.

Reviews

A Night With Janis Joplin will rock your world!

Los Angeles Times

Exhilarating ... Remarkable ... A joyful ruckus.

The Washington Post

Plan Your Visit

Dining

Downtown Fort Worth offers a variety of dining options within walking distance of Bass Hall.

   Learn More   

Parking

Convenient free and paid parking options downtown make getting to Bass Hall a breeze.

   Learn More   

Seating

Check out our seating chart and interactive map for a glimpse of the view from your seat.

   Learn More   

Helpful Hints

First time to Bass Hall? No worries. Our helpful hints will ensure your visit is a memorable one.

   Learn More