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SHE’S FOLKS HOLIDAY HOOTENANNY VISITS METROPOLIS WITH A SEASONAL TWIST ON THEIR SIGNATURE STORY, SONG AND SASS
December 12, 2017
Celebrate the holidays with charming tales, Yuletide classics, country gems and original tunes from She’s Folks Holiday Hootenanny, at Metropolis December 12, 2017.
The Folks are hitchin’ up the sleigh to bring you their signature Story, Song and Sass – with a seasonal twist. Join Betsy and the Boys as they celebrate the holidays with charming tales, Yuletide classics such as “Sleigh Ride,” country gems like “Christmas Time is a-Comin’,” haunting folk melodies including “Bright Morning Stars,” and a medley of holiday hymns, as well as original tunes like “I-90 Take Me Home,” and “The Threshold,” that are sure to become folk favorites.
She’s Folks! is a little bit country, a little bit rock ‘n’ roll, and a lot of laughs. Journey from the city to farm country and back again through folk and country music, hilarious stories, soaring harmonies, and a wry view of the folks back home. With their signature Story, Song, and Sass, they narratively travel our native Midwestern byways, railroads, and fields by truck, train and tractor, introducing the audience to original tunes such as “Little Town Girl,” Trains,” “Back Home,” and “The Truck Stop Where I Hung Out in High School,” as well as beloved folk songs, covers, and hymns. She’s Folks! is a love letter to the country from a kid who couldn’t wait to leave. Where do we belong if we walk away? We reckon, “Home isn’t the place; it’s the folks.”
She’s Folks Holiday Hootenanny will be at Metropolis on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 7:30 P.M. Tickets are $30, Stage Tables are $35. All tickets can be purchased at MetropolisArts.com or by stopping by or calling the Box Office at 847.577.2121.
She’s Folks Holiday Hootenanny is part of the Holiday Series at Metropolis – bringing heartwarming, comedic and spirited seasonal performances to the northwest suburbs. More Holiday shows include A Christmas Carol (November 29-December 27), GENTRI: Finding Christmas (November 30), The Lakeside Singers present Love and Joy Come to You (December 4), and A Carpenters’ Christmas (December 5).
Metropolis thanks its generous media partner Tribune Media Group. Metropolis is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.
Metropolis is located in the heart of Chicago’s northwest suburbs in downtown Arlington Heights at the intersection of Campbell and Vail Avenue (111 West Campbell Street). Street parking is available. Free parking is available in the public garage behind the theatre. For more information about Metropolis and a list of upcoming events visit MetropolisArts.com or call the Box Office at 847.577.2121.