May 3, 2017 2:39 pm
In honor of the 150th Anniversary of Canada, I’m excited to announce Northern Stars; an evening of curated songs by Canadian artists beloved by the state of California and beyond.Believe it or not, it’s my first performance in Los Angeles...
January 30, 2017 8:12 pm
Rufus is bringing Prima Donna Symphonic Visual Concert to the Philharmonie in Paris on June 10th, 2017. In March, Rufus will combine Prima Donna: A Symphonic Visual Concert along with selections from Rufus Does Judy for two nights only in Australia & New Zealand.
November 16, 2016 1:52 pm
Come to a unique and festive Christmas show, full of family and friends! Starring Rufus, Martha and the magnificent Emmylou Harris, Nashville Noel Nights arrives at Ryman Auditorium, December 18th and 19th at 7:30 PM.The concert is a benefit for...
November 1, 2016 3:31 pm
In March 2017, Rufus will combine Prima Donna: A Symphonic Visual Concert along with selections from Rufus Does Judy for two nights only in Australia & New Zealand. Don’t miss this unique performance at the Adelaide Festival on the 18th...
September 28, 2016 1:00 am
Rufus is coming to Scotland November 18th-20th with stops in Strathpeffer, Perth, and Aberdeen. Special Guest Hidden Cameras will be joining Rufus in Perth & Aberdeen only. Tickets go on sale Friday September 30th at 9am BST. Strathpeffer, Scotland –...
September 7, 2016 5:51 pm
Friday night I am performing at the LGBT Gala and Dinner with Hillary and Chelsea Clinton, Barbra Streisand, and special guest Laverne Cox. If you are interested in attending or supporting the event, information can be found on Hillary Clinton’s...
September 1, 2016 4:13 pm
Next week I am participating in the 70th birthday concert for my dad, Loudon Wainwright III, at Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett, NY. Click here for information on the event and tickets.
August 25, 2016 2:16 pm
Rufus will be doing a run of shows throughout Spain from October 14th through the 20th. Rufus will be playing in Girona, Sant Cugat, Gijón, Vigo, and Murcia. Tickets are on sale now for all dates. Girona, Spain – October...
August 12, 2016 2:42 am
I’ve been overwhelmed with the reaction to the Hallelujah video I made with Choir! Choir! Choir!. Due to popular demand, we’ve decided to release the audio from this performance to all digital music providers. 1,500 singers came to the Hearn Generating Station in...
July 20, 2016 10:30 pm
1,500 singers came to the Hearn Generating Station in Toronto during Luminato Festival as part of Choir! Choir! Choir! Daveed Goldman and Nobu Adilman taught the singers the backup parts to Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah, who then joined Rufus in performing this...
April 22, 2016 4:44 am
On the eve of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, I’m honored to announce that Take All My Loves – 9 Shakespeare Sonnets is out today! The album is a collection of original compositions accompanied by beloved texts by the...
April 22, 2016 4:43 am
Rufus Does Judy returns in June with two dates at Carnegie Hall in New York and two dates at The Luminato Festival in Toronto. Rufus will be performing the entire classic album of Judy Garland’s famous 1961 concert accompanied by...
February 1, 2016 10:42 pm
The legendary Rufus Wainwright and Martha Wainwright’s Christmas show, “Noel Nights,” has entertained audiences all across North America. Featuring three generations of the Wainwright and McGarrigle families along with Emmylou Harris and friends, this holiday masterpiece will bring the holiday...