Why See Sarah McLachlan?
ON THE ROAD
A leading light of Canada's alternative rock scene, Sarah McLachlan was one of the most successful singer-songwriters of the 90s. While her 1989 debut Touch established her in her native land, it wasn't until 1993's Fumbling Towards Ecstasy that the rest of the world sat up and took notice. Its follow-up Surfacing proved to be an even bigger hit, eventually selling 16 million copies worldwide. It displayed a slower, more introspective side to McClachlan, with piano led numbers like Angel marking her out as a lyricist of rare emotional candor and clarity.
Alongside her musical output, McLachlan also founded the Lillith Fair music festival which sought to redress the gender bias of rock tours by only featuring female acts. It was a huge success, out-selling the likes Coachella in the same year.
Performance date: 25 September 2018
And before you stop reading
Some venues are age restricted, please check with the venue before booking.
What you thought
Seen Sarah McLachlan? Loved it? Hated it?
Help your fellow Durham Theater visitors by leaving the first review!Write a review now
Spread the word
Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about Sarah McLachlan at Durham Performing Arts Center.
Keep up to date
I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.
Please note: The term Durham Performing Arts Center and/or Sarah McLachlan as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Durham Performing Arts Center and/or Sarah McLachlan and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Durham Performing Arts Center and/or Sarah McLachlan and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.