Dolly Parton Coming to the Citi Wang Theatre on June 21

Tickets on sale Friday, May 13 at 10am

Boston, MA – Citi Performing Arts Center, The Madison Square Garden Company and Metropolitan Entertainment Consultants announced today that Dolly Parton will take the Wang Theatre stage on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 8:00PM as part of her Pure & Simple Tour. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, May 13, 2016 at 10:00AM.

Parton will be playing the Wang Theatre in support of her new double-disc album Pure & Simple with Dolly’s Biggest Hits. Parton’s set list will include the hits her fans love along with a few new songs from the release. She will also be playing songs that have not been heard live for decades.

Over the course of her illustrious career, Parton has had 25 songs reach number one on the Billboard Country charts, garnered seven Grammy Awards, ten Country Music Association Awards, five Academy of Country Music Awards, three American Music Awards and received Country Music Association’s Entertainer of the Year Award. Her acclaimed film roles include the 1980 hit comedy 9 to 5, Steel Magnolias, Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Rhinestone and Straight Talk. In 2004, the U.S. Library of Congress presented Parton with the Living Legend Award for her contribution to the cultural heritage of the United States.

Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, May 13 at 10:00AM and are available at the Citi Performing Arts Center Box Office, citicenter.org, or by calling (800) 982 – ARTS (2787).

WHAT: An Evening with Dolly Parton

WHEN: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 @ 8:00PM

WHERE: Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre

TICKETS ON SALE: Friday, May 13, 2016 @ 10:00AM

TICKETS: $69.00, $99.00, $149.00, $249.00 (Ticket prices inclusive of $3.75 facility fee)

Tickets are available at the Citi Performing Arts Center Box Office, Citicenter.org, by phone at 800.982.ARTS and via Ticketmaster.

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About Citi Performing Arts Center:
Citi Performing Arts Center, which includes the Wang and Shubert Theatres, is one of the nation’s foremost nonprofit performing arts institutions. As New England’s largest cultural venue, it honors all aspects of the performing arts offering theatre, opera, classical and popular music, comedy, dance, and Broadway musicals. Its education/public programming initiatives present the City Spotlights Leadership Program and ArtWeek Boston. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Boston’s historic Theatre District, Citi Performing Arts Center offers a diverse mix of educational workshops and community activities; collaborates with artists and local performing arts organizations; and, acts as a champion for the arts in the Greater Boston community by aggressively helping to make the arts an integral part of the community’s collective, daily experience. For more information, please visit citicenter.org.

PRESS RELEASE Release Date: May 10, 2016
Contacts: Michelle Chapman | Citi Performing Arts Center | (617) 532.1210 | Mchapman@citicenter.org