LOCATION: Attucks Theatre - 1010 Church St
EVENT CATEGORY: Music
PAST DATES AND TIMES
- Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 7:30pm
Singer, songwriter, artist, activist Rhiannon Giddens, the Grammy Award winner who was just awarded the prestigious MacArthur Foundation “Genius Grant,” has been added to the Festival spring 2018 lineup. Giddens, known for her moving performances of songs that reflect the history of the African-American experience, will perform April 18 at Norfolk’s Attucks Theatre. In addition to her critically acclaimed albums and concert performances, Giddens appears regularly on cable TV’s CMT hit Nashville as Hallie Jordan, gospel singer with the voice of an angel. A favorite at the 2017 Funhouse Fest in Williamsburg, Rhiannon Giddens will return to the Festival for one performance only!