News Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017

 

Grammy Winner Judith Hill Headlines 6th Annual In Concert for Cancer Benefit, Kirkland, WA

 

Judith Hill has been praised by Rolling Stone for her “stellar powerhouse vocals." In addition to writing and performing her own material, Judith has performed with Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Prince and Josh Groban. The Concert at Kirkland Performance Center raises awareness and funds for childhood cancer treatment and research at Seattle Children’s Research Institute.

 

Grammy winning singer, songwriter Judith Hill

 

Kirkland, WA - Grammy winning singer, songwriter Judith Hill and her band headlines the 6th Annual In Concert for Cancer event, to be held on Saturday, September 9th, 2017 at 6:30pm at the Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave., Kirkland, WA 98033. The Concert at Kirkland Performance Center raises awareness and funds for childhood cancer treatment and research at Seattle Children’s Research Institute.

 
Judith Hill has been praised by Rolling Stone for her “stellar powerhouse vocals." In addition to writing and performing her own material, Judith has performed with Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Prince and Josh Groban. Judith Hill’s debut album, “Back In Time,” produced by herself and Prince is on NPG Records. Hers is one of the stories told in the Grammy-winning "20 Feet From Stardom," a film that shines the spotlight on the untold true story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century. www.JudithHill.com

 

Admission: All Reserved $75; $125 Limited number of VIP tickets that include private reception and artist meet & greet. Tickets are available at www.inconcertforcancer.org.


In Concert for Cancer unites, inspires and gives hope to cancer patients, survivors and the greater community by sharing the joy of world-class live music performances that raise awareness and funding for immunotherapy treatment and research benefiting Seattle Children’s Research Institute. The event is sponsored by Rairdons of Kirkland Maserati, Alfa Romeo Fiat, 425 Magazine, 425 Business, Seattle Genetics, Delta Airlines and Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley.


About Seattle Children’s Research Institute:

As one of the nation's top pediatric research centers, Seattle Children's Research Institute is dedicated to making breakthrough discoveries that help prevent, treat and eliminate childhood disease. The Institute, is pioneering groundbreaking, lifesaving cancer treatments that use the immune system to eliminate cancer, without chemotherapy or radiation, working to cure childhood cancer with minimal side effects and improve survivor’s quality of life. www.seattlechildrens.org/research

 

About BrightStar Entertainment
BrightStar Entertainment produces live music events for some of the world’s most recognizable brands including: Hyatt Hotels, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Paul Gaugin Cruises, Yamaha Music, YWCA of Kauai, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Woodinville Wine Country, Scripps Health, and numerous performing arts centers. Passionate about music and philanthropy, Michele Abrams, founder of BrightStar Entertainment and In Concert for Cancer, is dedicated to raising awareness and funding for ground-breaking cancer treatment and research. Losing both parents to cancer was the impetus to applying her experience as a concert producer to support the fight against the disease. www.brightstarent.com

 

 

 

Media Contact: Michele Abrams

Email: michele@inconcertforcancer.com

425-486-7470 or 206-931-0707, michele@brightstarent.com

Web: www.InConcertforCancer.org

 

 


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