When: Friday, November 08, 2013 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Where: Clarice Smith PAC : Kay Theatre
Event Type(s): Concert
R&B and gospel legend Mavis Staples brings her smoldering voice to College Park in her Clarice Smith Center debut.
Staples' career began at a young age during the 1950s when her family's gospel-folk group, The Staple Singers, became a household name with hits such as "Respect Yourself" and "I'll Take You There." Their spiritual and political sound became a voice of the Civil Rights movement alongside Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. Decades later, Staples' notable collaborations as a solo artist include Ray Charles, Natalie Merchant, Bob Dylan, Prince and Wilco.
Charges: Regular $50.00; UMD Faculty/Staff $40.00; Students/Youth $10.00
Available at: Clarice Smith Box Office
Phone: 301.405.ARTS (2787)