Ms. Lauryn Hill Coming to Citi Wang Theatre on October 1

Tickets On Sale Friday, August 5 at 10:00AM

Boston, MA – Citi Performing Arts Center, The Madison Square Garden Company and Live Nation have announced that Ms. Lauryn Hill will take the Wang Theatre stage on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:00PM as part of her MLH Caravan: A Diaspora Calling! Concert Series. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, August 5, 2016 at 10:00AM.

With the overwhelming success of Ms. Lauryn Hill's inaugural Diaspora Calling! she has announced the MLH Caravan: A Diaspora Calling! Concert Series. The concert series will bring aspects of the inaugural festival to the road. Each show will include special guest performances by artists from throughout the African diaspora.

Of the concert series Ms. Hill says: "The MLH Caravan allows me to continue the theme of unity and celebration of the many facets of cultural and artistic beauty throughout the African diaspora while on tour this summer and fall. In these days of tension, tumult and transition, an exchange of this kind can yield direction, expression, understanding and empowerment as well as connection, self Love and appreciation that hopefully overflows into our respective communities."

Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, August 5 at 10:00AM and are available at the Citi Performing Arts Center Box Office, citicenter.org, by calling (800) 982 – ARTS (2787), and via Ticketmaster.

WHAT: Ms. Lauryn Hill

WHEN: Saturday, October 1, 2016 @ 8:00PM

WHERE: Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre

TICKETS ON SALE: Friday, August 5, 2016 @ 10:00AM

TICKETS: $51.50, $67.00, $81.50, $127.00 (Ticket prices inclusive of $3.75 facility fee and $2.00 artist charity 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: August 4, 2016
Contacts: Michelle Chapman | Citi Performing Arts Center | (617) 532.1210 | Mchapman@citicenter.org