Aretha: A Tribute

Aretha: A Tribute




Approx. 90 Minute Performance

1 Intermission

Get ready for an unforgettable night of soulful music as two of the most talented and dynamic vocalists in the industry come together on the Orpheum stage to pay tribute to the legendary Aretha Franklin. Broadway star Capathia Jenkins and the three-time GRAMMY-nominee Ryan Shaw will take you on a journey through some of Aretha’s greatest hits, including “Respect,” “Natural Woman,” “Chain of Fools,” and many more.

Known for her soaring vocals that “warm the hearts of audiences” (Chicago Tribune) and magnetic stage presence, Capathia Jenkins joins Ryan Shaw who’s electrifying Motown-inspired performances have earned him fans around the world. Backed by the musicians of the VSO, this is a chance to experience the timeless magic of Aretha’s music like never before.

Whether you’re a die-hard fan or new to her music, this tribute concert is not to be missed. Join us for a night of soulful music that’s sure to leave you feeling inspired and uplifted.

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Lucas Waldin

Lucas Waldin Conductor

Ryan Shaw

Ryan Shaw Vocals