Kris Kristofferson and Ben Haggard (son of the late Merle) take the stage in a night of music entirely benefitting Carr Fire disaster relief. Redding's young country star, Chad Bushnell opens.
Kris Kristofferson is a Country Music Hall of Famer who ranks among the most versatile of American talents. Known for hit songs "Me and Bobby McGee," "Help Me Make It Through the Night," and "Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down," Kristofferson helped redefine country songwriting. As a songwriter, his music has been recorded by hundreds of artists. His renown as a songwriter triggered Kristofferson’s successful career as a performer and that, in turn, brought him to the attention of Hollywood, leading to his flourishing career as a film actor. Kristofferson has acted in more than 70 films. In 1977 He won a Golden Globe for Best Actor in “A Star Is Born.” He’s appeared in cult favorites including the “Blade” trilogy, “Lone Star,” “A Soldier’s Daughter Never Cries,” “Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore,” “Blume In Love,” “Cisco Pike,” and “Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid.” Recent films include “Fast Food Nation,” “Dreamer: Inspired By A True Story,” “The Jacket,” “Silver City,” “He’s Just Not That In To You,” and “Dolphin Tale.”
- Date October 27, 2018
- Times 7:30p
- Venue Cascade Theatre
- Opening Act Chad Bushnell