A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline Starring Gail Bliss traces the late stars' footsteps from her early honkey-tonk days and radio fame through her rise at the Grand Ole Opry followed by her triumphs at Carnegie Hall and in Las Vegas.
Gail Bliss was chosen from over 600 hopefuls in 1994 to originate the role of Patsy in the initial touring production of A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline. Singer-songwriter, Gail Bliss made a name for herself all over North America for her work in this role.
A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline is estate approved - only one of two select productions to be sanctioned by the Patsy Cline estate managed by Charlie Dick, Patsy Cline's husband. Dick said of Gail "She's the best I've ever seen."
A show that appears to all ages, A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline, provides a wonderful blend of theatre and music into a magical evening. Twenty of Patsy's best known songs, played by a live band, make this show a treat for the young and old alike. The songs are performed in their entirety with arrangements and back-up vocals and a band structure all providing an accurate recreation of the Patsy Cline Sound.