Big name musical artists in Charleston

Jason Mraz by José GoulãoWest Virginians are in for a treat as Jason Mraz, Sheryl Crow and David Sedaris will be holding shows at the Clay Center in the coming weeks and months.

Hit maker and multi-award winner Jason Mraz will be coming to Charleston, WV as part of his US tour. He will be performing at the Maier Foundation Performance Hall on September 20. Jason Mraz will be performing with his special guest, Robert Francis. Ticket go for $57 to Clay Season ticket holders.

On the 26th of September, the Chick Corea Trio will fill the performance hall with their unique brand of sublime jazz melodies. Tickets for this exclusive US tour show are priced at $15, $25 and $35.

Sheryl Crow will also be stopping by Charleston as part of her tour to promote her latest album, “100 Miles from Memphis.” A sold out show is expected from the Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter. Ticket for her show are going for $65, $85, $95 and $125.

Writer and comedian David Sedaris will be bringing his sarcastic wit and social commentary on October 8. Get ready as this author of “When You Are Engulfed in Flames and Me Talk Pretty One Day” will surely have you rolling in your seats with laughter. Tickets are priced at $25, $35 and $45.

Experience a unique way of dancing as the group Step Afrika! showcase their stepping skills. Find out what makes this percussive style of dancing a big hit on October 29. Tickets costs $15, $25 and $35.

Bliss out to the soulful vocals of Dionne Warwick as she serenades Charleston with her pop, r&b and gospel hits. Tickets are priced at $20, $35 and $55.

For ticketing details and reservations, call 304-561-3570 or visit www.theclaycenter.org.

Photo by José Goulão