Joni Mitchell is said to have been one of the most influential singer/songwriters of the past decades. She is known for songs such as Big Yellow Taxi and Both Sides Now. The Dutch singer Charlie Dée will be playing a tribute to Joni Mitchell, who quit performing in 2007, on Friday 7 January in the Theater aan het Vrijthof. She will sing Mitchell’s most beautiful songs and tell moving stories about her life. The show will start at 20.30; tickets are available at www.theateraanhetvrijthof.nl
In his film You will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger Woody Allen follows a pair of married couples: Alfie (Anthony Hopkins) and Helena (Gemma Jones) as well as their daughter Sally (Naomi Watts) and Roy. All have their own passions, worries and ambitions, which lead them into trouble again and again. Woody Allen, who has directed many films, is well known for his wry humour and his passion for movies about relationships. The film is showing every night this week in Maastricht’s Lumière cinema at 21.30.
On Saturday 8 January you can watch two very different dance solos in the AINSI. First up is Hillary Blake Firestone, who will dance a ‘devil’s dance’ to the minimal music of composer Simeon ten Holt. Next will be Nicole Beutler, who brings famous actresses to life in her performance on modern electronic music. For more information, please visit www.ainsi.nl