Boston, MA – Citi Performing Arts Center, The Madison Square Garden Company, and Live Nation announced today that Yusuf / Cat Stevens, legendary singer-songwriter and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, will take the Wang Theatre stage on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 8:00PM as part of his A Cat’s Attic tour. Tickets go on sale to the general public Monday, August 15, 2016 at 10:00AM.
A Cat’s Attic will feature a limited run of stripped-down, introspective performances which coincides with the 50th anniversary of Yusuf’s first hit single release, I Love My Dog (1966). A portion of every ticket will benefit the most vulnerable through long term support and building sustainable futures for orphans, children and families. Through Small Kindness, Yusuf's UK founded charity, donations will be made to both UNICEF and International Rescue Committee to help children affected by the current refugee crisis.
Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Monday, August 15 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: A Cat's Attic: Yusuf / Cat Stevens
WHEN: Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 8:00PM (Doors open at 6:30PM; please arrive early for security checks)
WHERE: Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre
TICKETS ON SALE: Monday, August 15, 2016 @ 10:00AM
TICKETS: $99.00 - $250.00 (Ticket prices inclusive of $3.75 facility fee and a $6.00 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.
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 9, 2016
Contacts: Michelle Chapman | Citi Performing Arts Center | (617) 532.1210 | Mchapman@citicenter.org