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October 7, 2011

Acoustic evening with Jamie O’Neal planned in Effingham

EFFINGHAM, ILL. — Country singer-songwriter Jamie O’Neal will make a solo acoustic appearance at Effingham Performance Center at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13. Tickets for the show are $15 and are on sale now. Tickets may be purchased by phone at (217) 540-2788, ext. 222, or at the Effingham Performance Center, 1325 Outer Belt West, Effingham, IL, during box office hours, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday.

O’Neal grew up with a microphone in her hand, singing in her family’s band and putting into practice what she learned studying music’s biggest legends, such as Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, and Willie Nelson, at close range. The Sydney, Australia, native has had two number-one hits, “There Is No Arizona” and “When I Think About Angels.” Her tribute to moms everywhere, “Somebody’s Hero,” reached number three on the Hot Country charts. She has earned four Grammy nominations, and her latest single is “Soldier Comin’ Home.” South Carolina singer Hannah Canille will open the concert for O’Neal.

The presentation is a “Special Session” of the “$5 Sessions” series of band performances at Effingham Performance Center. More information about “$5 Sessions” is available at More information about Jamie O’Neal is available at

Effingham Performance Center is operated by Arts Connection of Central Illinois, a not-for-profit organization, that has been established for the citizens of Effingham County and beyond to showcase arts and entertainment, to encourage interaction with and appreciation of live performance, to endorse the educational process and to enhance the quality of life and cultural vitality of the region.

Located at the cross-section of Interstates 57 and 70, Exit 160, Effingham Performance Center presents events that appeal to all genres and generations. More information about the Center and Arts Connection of Illinois may be found at or by phone at (217) 540-2788.

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