What You'll Get
- $37 for one ticket to Fantasia and Keith Sweat
- When: Saturday, December 27, at 8 p.m.
- Where: State Theatre at Playhouse Square
- Section: balcony
- Door time: 7 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.
- Click here to view the seating chart.
- How Fantasia found her voice: singing at church
- Fantasia’s big break: winning the third season of American Idol
- Latest album: 2013’s Side Effects of You
- Based on singles “Lose to Win” and “Without Me,” those side effects might include: learning to love oneself, becoming more independent, dancing
- Collaborators on Side Effects of You: Kelly Rowland, Missy Elliott
- Other cool musical buddies: she toured for five days with Andrea Bocelli in June 2013
- Her awards include: a Grammy for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance for the single “Bittersweet”
- When she’s not touring or recording, Fantasia can be found: starring in Broadway musicals including The Color Purple and, most recently, After Midnight with The West Wing star Dulé Hill
- Number of decades Keith has been crooning: nearly four
- Number of albums he’s put out in that time: almost 20, including three greatest hits collections
- Songs you’ve heard: the ’90s hit “Twisted,” featuring female trio Kut Klose, “I Want Her,” and the dance-friendly “Make You Sweat”
- Song you should hear: the sultry holiday jam “Be Your Santa Claus”
- VH1-related honor: “Twisted” made the cut of their 40 Greatest R&B Songs of the ’90s list
- The sound he helped innovate: New Jack Swing
- Jobs he held before his singing career launched: mailroom clerk, brokerage assistant at the NYSE, stock boy at Macy’s, child
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Dec 27, 2014. Limit 8 per person. Redeem starting 12/27 for a ticket at venue box office. Must show valid ID matching name on voucher at State Theatre at Playhouse Square. Refundable only on day of purchase. Must redeem together to sit together. Discount reflects Coop Entertainment's current ticket prices-price may differ on day of the event. Doors open 1 hour before showtime. For ADA accommodations, call box office promptly upon receipt of voucher - availability is limited. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.