Janis Ian

At the age of fifteen, Janis Ian wrote and sang her first hit single, “Society’s Child” about an interracial romance forbidden by a girl’s mother and frowned upon by her peers. With a career that spans over forty years later, Janis Ian plays her music to a loyal audience of fans at the Grand Opera House.

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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.

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