(NEWARK, NJ) -- New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents A Rufus-Retro-Wainwright-Spective Livestream Tour. Initial dates run Fridays from October 30 through November 27. In an unprecedented livestream event, Rufus Wainwright will perform all nine of his acclaimed studio albums! This virtual tour is must-attend event for fans of the GRAMMY(R) Award-nominated singer-songwriter. Along with the music you know and love, Rufus will also sprinkle in surprise cover songs selected by you, the fans.
Rufus will perform one album side per concert, in chronological order. Tickets are available online for each individual show, and you can rewatch for 30 days on the VEEPS video streaming platform. Limited VIP tickets are also available that include a private “Fireside Chat” with Rufus after the show.
“Special times need special artistic ideas. I’m excited for fans to join me on my trip into the past and on this virtual world tour of my entire studio album catalogue.” –Rufus Wainwright
Scheduled dates include October 30: Poses / Side 2; November 6: Want One / Side 1 (Limited VIP tickets available); November 13: Want One / Side 2; November 20: Want Two / Side 1 (Limited VIP tickets available); and November 27: Want Two / Side 2. Additional dates to be announced.
New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) is located at One Center Street in Newark, New Jersey. NJPAC is America’s most diverse performing arts center, and the artistic, cultural, educational and civic center of New Jersey – where great performances and events enhance and transform lives every day. NJPAC brings diverse communities together, providing access to all and showcasing the state’s and the world’s best artists while acting as a leading catalyst in the revitalization of its home city. Through its extensive Arts Education programs, NJPAC is shaping the next generation of artists and arts enthusiasts. NJPAC has attracted nearly 10 million visitors (including over 1.7 million children) since opening its doors in 1997, and nurtures meaningful and lasting relationships with each of its constituents.