The Grand Ole Opry is debuting a new campaign for 2019, called “Opry NextStage.”  Opry NextStage will features year-long collaborations with rising country artists Tegan Marie, Riley Green, Tenille Townes and Travis Denning. These collaborations will include live performances, strategic marketing support and short-form documentaries. 

Each of the “Opry NextStage” artists will perform on the Grand Ole Opry at Ryman Auditorium in December: Tenille Townes on Dec. 7, Tegan Marie on Dec. 8, Riley Green on Dec. 11, and Travis Denning on Dec. 15. 

Opry NextStage will officially launch with a kickoff party and concert featuring performances by the inaugural class at Ole Red Nashville on Jan. 8. Tickets for the Opry NextStage kickoff party go on sale on Nov. 29 at 10 a.m.

Grand Ole Opry Aims to Give Rising Country Stars a Boost With Opry NextStage: Exclusive


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