Nationally-acclaimed folk artist and songwriter Tom Chapin will be performing two concerts on February 9th in Hannibal, Missouri as a special kick-off to Bluff City Theater’s 5th Season built around the theme of The American Experience.

Chapin starts his day in Hannibal with a family concert, geared to audiences ages 3 to 13.  Chapin is a three-time Grammy Award winner for his readings of children's stories.  He also entertained kids from 1971 to 1976 when he hosted a Sunday-morning TV series called Make a Wish on ABC.  The family performance starts at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Roland Fine Arts Center on the campus of Hannibal LaGrange University.

 An Evening with Tom Chapin, an all-ages evening performance, featuring his original music as well as folk classics and songs from The Harry Chapin Songbook, begins at 7:30.With 27 albums and 3 Grammys on his resume, Chapin is one of America’s greatest living folk artists. He’s also the younger brother of the late, great Harry Chapin.Tickets may be purchased online at www.eventshannibal.com or by calling the box office at 573-719-3226. Tickets for the evening concert are $27 - $42. Tickets for the children’s concert are $25 for adults and $12 for children.