Acclaimed songwriters and longtime friends, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin, will perform as an intimate duo – choosing material spanning their vast catalogues as well as some of their favorite songs at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 27, in the Mother Lode Theatre, 316 W. Park St., Uptown Butte.

Mary Chapin Carpenter has recorded 12 albums and has sold over 13 million records. With hits like “Passionate Kisses” and “He Thinks He’ll Keep Her,” Carpenter has won five Grammy Awards (with 15 nominations), two CMA awards, two Academy of Country Music awards for her vocals, and will be inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame .

Shawn Colvin has won three Grammy Awards, including two for the hit single “Sunny Came Home,” and has been nominated for another seven. She has released 10 albums, maintained a non-stop touring schedule, appeared on countless television and radio programs, had her songs featured in major motion pictures and created a remarkable canon of work.

Tickets are $41.50 for main and mezzanine, and $31.40 for loge-balcony. Surcharges apply — $1 at box office and $5 online.

Call 723-3602 or online at for details.

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