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Performing Arts Series

The Wailin’ Jennys

Join us for a night of unforgettable folk music as The Wailin’ Jennys grace the stage at Pollak Theatre. From their humble beginnings in a tiny guitar shop to becoming one of today’s most beloved international folk acts, The Wailin’ Jennys have captured hearts around the world. Founding members Moody, Mehta, and Masse continue to impress with each critically acclaimed recording, elevating their music to new heights while thrilling audiences with their renowned live performances.

Their journey began with the release of their debut album “40 Days” in 2004, which garnered them a Juno Award for Roots & Traditional Album of the Year. Since then, they’ve mesmerized audiences across Canada, the U.S., and beyond, earning accolades and nominations along the way. With hits like “Firecracker” and “Bright Morning Stars,” The Jennys have transcended genres, blending folk, alt-country, pop, and rock into their unique sound.

Their live album “Live at Mauch Chunk Opera House” captured the essence of their electrifying performances, showcasing their show-stopping harmonies and impressive instrumental prowess. In 2017, The Jennys celebrated their 15th anniversary with the release of “Fifteen,” a collection of their favorite songs recorded true to their live sound. This album, steeped in artistry and elegance, highlights their heartfelt vocals, otherworldly harmonies, and sophisticated arrangements.

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to experience The Wailin’ Jennys live at Pollak Theatre!