Dolly Parton. Patsy Cline. Tammy Wynette. Loretta Lynn. Reba McIntyre. Music from these “Queens of Country” as well as some of their contemporary counterparts will be performed by four powerhouse women and an all-star band. The concert, titled The Queens of Country, will take place June 24-26 at the Whitefish Performing Arts Center, located at 127 Spokane Ave. in Whitefish, MT. Tickets are $39 and can be purchased on the ATP website: atpwhitefish.org.
The hit tribute will feature classic and new versions of some of country music’s most beloved classics, like “Jolene”, “Fancy”, “Stand By Your Man”, “Ode to Billie Joe”, “Crazy and “The Coal Miner’s Daughter.” It will also feature hits from other female country music luminaries like Allison Krauss, Gretchen Wilson, Carrie Underwoodand more.
The concert will feature vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, Leenya riding, who starred in Broadway productions of Cabaret & War Horse. It will also include Angela Wildflowerwho starred in Motown on Broadway, as well as Julie Foldesi, Broadway and South Pacific Newsies. Complete the singers is Tracy McDowell from RENT and Broadway’s Motown, who helped design the concert with the artistic director of the ATP, Betsi Morrison. They will be backed by a band of some of the hottest musicians around, including Ross Bridgeman, Jeremy Reinbolt, Todd Cowart, David FinchMatt Seymour and virtuoso violinist Nyssa Grant.
“It’s iconic music, written by iconic country royalty and performed by iconic singers, backed by an iconic band,” Morrison says. “It’s a true celebration of female art in every way!”
Customers can enjoy ticket discounts and other benefits by joining ATP’s new membership program. Information can be found at atpwhitefish.org.
Alpine Theater Project continues its 2022 season with The Queens of Country, June 24-26 at the Whitefish Performing Arts Center in Whitefish. Tickets are $39 and can be purchased by calling the ATP Box Office at 406-862-7649 or through the ATP website, atpwhitefish.org.