DeKalb, IL – The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb will be welcoming folk music icon, prolific singer-songwriter and master storyteller, Arlo Guthrie, on Wednesday, October 16 at 8 PM. As part of the Theatre’s 90th Anniversary, the Egyptian is thrilled to welcome Guthrie back to their stage, as he originally performed at this historic venue on September 1, 1990.
Guthrie will be performing his ‘Alice’s Restaurant Back by Popular Demand’ Tour! When Guthrie took to the road to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of his seminal song “Alice’s Restaurant Massacre,” he was incredibly moved by the feedback from the enthusiastic fans.
Back by popular demand, Arlo Guthrie performs one of America’s greatest musical treasures and more! After almost 60 years of shows, Guthrie remains a road warrior, bringing his trademark sound and showmanship to every city he visits. Opening for Guthrie will be his daughter, Sarah Lee Guthrie. For one night only, see this iconic figure in folk music.
Tickets start at $45 and offer a $5 discounts for students and seniors 65 and over. Tickets can be purchased at the Egyptian Theatre box office during box office hours (Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 3-6 PM), online at www.egyptiantheatre.org or by calling the box office at 815-758-1225.
The Egyptian Theatre located at 135 N. 2nd Street in Downtown DeKalb, IL is owned and operated by Preservation of Egyptian Theatre, Inc. a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Annual support provided by First National Bank, Northwestern Medicine, Shaw Media, and Tapa La Luna.