The Bob Dylan Archive announced Wednesday Cain’s Ballroom will host a concert celebrating Bob Dylan next month.
According to the announcement, “On a Night Like This” will feature 30 artists who will perform some of Dylan’s greatest hits. It will take place on Friday, May 20.
Tickets go on sale Friday, April 15, 2016.
In March, The Bob Dylan Archive was acquired by the George Kaiser Family Foundation and The University of Tulsa.
The archive contains more than 6,000 items from Bob Dylan's career which spans almost 60 years. They include never-before-seen handwritten manuscripts, notebooks and correspondence; films, videos, photographs and artwork; memorabilia and ephemera; personal documents and effects; unreleased studio and concert recordings; and musical instruments.
The Bob Dylan Archive and Guthrie Green say they teamed up to develop the concert as a way for fans to experience a Bob Dylan-filled night.
The House Band will feature Steve Ripley, John Fullbright, Fats Kaplan, Davey Faragher, Pete Thomas, Terry Ware, Daniel Walker, Jimmy Karstein, and the McCrary Sisters
Special performances will include John Fullbright, Jimmy LaFave, J.D. McPherson, John Moreland, Elizabeth Cook, Red Dirt Rangers, and many more
The doors will open at 7 p.m. with the show beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $30 in advance and $35 on the day of the show. Tickets are available at the Cain’s Ballroom box office and at Cain's web site.