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Soul and gospel legend, and civil rights activist, Mavis Staples, who won a 2011 Grammy for her best-selling album, You Are Not Alone, opens the anticipated Chan Cente's 2011-12 season on October 16, 2011 at 7pm. The evening will commence with singer/songwriter, pianist, arranger, and producer Allen Toussaint, a hugely influential figure in New Orleans R&B.

Tickets $57-$63 (Student & Senior discounts avail) at Ticketmaster.ca or in-person at the Chan Centre ticket office. More info: www.chancentre.com or 604.822.2697.

Official Website: http://www.chancentre.com/whats-on/mavis-staples-special-guest-allen-toussaint

Added by Laura Murray Public Relations on September 8, 2011