Mary Bridget Davies Brings Janis Joplin to Broadway
Mary Bridget Davies, a 35-year-old actress and blues singer from Cleveland, has spent much of her career channeling Janis Joplin ... in 2005 was cast as Joplin in “Love, Janis,” an earlier musical about her life. (Joplin died of a drug overdose ...
Janis Joplin musical on Broadway: What did the critics think?
Janis Joplin died in 1970 at the age of 27, but her spirit is being conjured nightly in the new production "A Night with Janis Joplin" that opened this week at the Lyceum Theatre in New York. The musical, previously seen at the Pasadena Playhouse this year ...
Janis Joplin Finally Getting a Hollywood Star 42 Years After Her Death
The great and legendary Janis Joplin was just 27 when she died in 1971. That was FORTY TWO years ago ... DA Pennebaker’s “Monterey Pop,” will also be on hand. Janis Joplin did not have a clothing line or an endorsement deal, by the way.
Goodbye, Janis Joplin
HOLLYWOOD — When Janis Joplin failed to show up at Sunset Sound Studios ... issued the following morning. It said she "died of an overdose of drugs," but did not specify what drugs – alcohol, sleeping pills or something harder. Gordon, understandably ...
Remembering, and recapturing, the real Janis Joplin
Interviewer: "Did your parents encourage you to sing at all?" Janis Joplin: "Oh no, no, no. They wanted me to be ... "And he said, very simply, 'Janis died.' When I came home for Christmas break, we didn't talk about it. And it was just this heavy, heavy ...