02/29/20 - Chris Gantry

MATINEE! HALL OF FAME SONG WRITER, # 1 ON THE CHARTS. Chris Gantry wrote the #1 standard “Dreams of the Everyday Housewife”.

Originally from Queens, NY, Chris made the move to Nashville, and played a big part in the “Outlaw” movement. His closest running mates at the time included Kris Kristofferson, Johnny Cash, and Shel Silverstein. Gantry’s songs have been recorded by over 100 artists including Reba McEntire, Johnny Cash, Robert Goulet, KD Lang, Wayne Newton, and Roy Clark. In addition to songwriting, Gantry has written seven books including his latest, Gypsy Dreamers in the Alley” Cool Vibe Publishing, about his time in Nashville during the outlaw days. The foreword of the book is written by close friend Kris Kristofferson. Gantry's works and legacy are on display in Nashville, Tn. at the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Chris Gantry released 9 albums and authored several books. He won the Tennesse Williams Playwrighting Contest for his series of one-act plays. 2020 will be just as busy for Chris Gantry, with a new book and album slated for release, both called,"The Outlaw Bible".

As a songwriter, a storyteller, and one of the original Nashville outlaws of the 60's, Chris Gantry has composed over 2,000 songs. Chris has written with the royalty of Nashville, including Kris Kristofferson, Mel Tillis, Shel Silverstein, and Eddie Rabbit. His songs have been recorded by artists such as Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, kd lang, Robert Goulet, Wayne Newton and many others. Gantry penned the classic song, “Dreams Of The Everyday Housewife,” sung by Glen Campbell, which went to Number 1 on the charts.

Saturday February 29, 2020 | MATINEE 2:00 PM | $18.00
Reservations: (626) 798-6236

Reservations are strongly suggested. Seating is limited.
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