Grammy-Nominated Jewel to perform at The Riviera
By Robin Gibson / Images by Dana Trippe ©
The show is an important step in raising awareness around the mental health needs in our communities and shining a light on the resources people of all ages can use to empower personal growth.
The Riviera,Charleston’s 1930s Art Deco theater, will host its inaugural concert with Grammy-Nominated artist Jewel on Friday, March 18, ahead of her upcoming album release, "Freewheelin’ Woman." Doors open at 7 p.m., and “Never Broken - An Evening with Jewel at The Riv” begins at 8 p.m. This intimate and stripped-down performance is sponsored by local health and wellness facilities,Modern Minds,a new type of mental wellness clinic with an integrative approach that treats you as a whole person, not a diagnosis, andSynchronicity,a wellbeing oasis committed to building and empowering a community centered around growing our physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. The show is an important step in raising awareness around the mental health needs in our communities and shining a light on the resources people of all ages can use to empower personal growth. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, March 2 at 10 a.m. on Ticketmaster.
In addition to a solo, acoustic performance, Jewel will share stories about the pivotal role mental health awareness has played in her life. She will also discuss the personal practices she adopted to help improve her mental health and strengthen her resilience over the years.
In addition to a solo, acoustic performance, Jewel will share stories about the pivotal role mental health awareness has played in her life.
"Finding balance and happiness has been a lifelong journey for me that started at a very early age,” shares Jewel. “I hope that in sharing my experiences with others that we can work towards a more conscious and empowered state of well-being together. I am thrilled to join this important event with Modern Minds and Synchronicity, who are so thoughtfully helping to build a better future in wellness."
Modern Minds and Synchronicity will join the discussion with their latest integrative approach to mental wellness that focuses on mind-body connection and the utilization of physical and mental recovery tools. Both will have booths outside of the concert space to provide more information on their holistic approach to mental and physical wellness.
This is the first of many public events that will take place at The Riviera, with additional concerts and performances to be announced in the coming months.
“Jewel is on a mission to bring awareness, hope, resources, and tools to all people who want to improve with their mental health. This mission aligns beautifully with that of both Modern Minds and Synchronicity, and we are humbled to bring her important message to Charleston,” says Brian Durbin, Director of Programming at Synchronicity.
“Modern Minds and Synchronicity were founded with a mission to provide integrative mind-body treatments and to empower people with the tools they need to improve their mental health. Like Jewel, we too believe that no one is broken, and we strive to provide the therapeutic space and tools for those who seek a path to healing and wellness," says Dr. Kelly Holes-Lewis, psychiatrist at Modern Minds.
This is the first of many public events that will take place at The Riviera, with additional concerts and performances to be announced in the coming months. To learn more about The Riviera and upcoming events, visitfacebook.com/
Jewel went from a girl who grew an Alaskan homestead, to a homeless teenager in San Diego, to an award winning, Multi-Platinum Recording Artist who released one of the best-selling debuts of all time. Through her career Jewel has sold over 30 million albums worldwide and has earned multiple nominations and awards including Grammys, American Music Awards, MTV Awards, VH1 Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and Country Music Awards. Jewel has been featured on the cover of TIME Magazine, Rolling Stone, performed on Saturday Night Live, at the Super Bowl, the NBA Finals, for The Pope and The President Of The United States. She will release her first new studio album in 7 years, Freewheelin' Woman, on April 15th.
For nearly two decades, Jewel’s non-profit, the Inspiring Children Foundation and her Never Broken program has been empowering children struggling with financial hardship, anxiety, depression and suicidal ideation by giving them the ultimate environment to survive then thrive at the highest levels. For more information on the foundation, please visitInspiringChildren.organd to access Jewel’s free online tools, please visitJewelNeverBroken.com.
About Modern Minds
Modern Minds, in partnership with MUSC Health, is a new type of mental wellness clinic with an integrative approach that treats you as a whole person, not a diagnosis. The holistic model engages clients experiencing stress, anxiety, and/or depression and leverages a team of psychologists, psychiatrists, licensed social workers, and wellness mentors who work together to find a comprehensive care solution. The goal of Modern Minds is to help empower clients to embrace their unique challenges while learning to develop and practice proven mental and physical skills that create long-lasting, growth-oriented solutions.
Synchronicity is a wellbeing oasis committed to building and empowering a community focused on growing physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Synchronicity offers a wide range of therapeutic amenities and services that benefit both physical and mental health such as cryotherapy, sauna, compression, salt therapy, laser therapy, cold water immersions, meditation spaces, stretch classes, cooking classes, and one-on-one and group nutrition programs, all on a beautiful campus designed to create connection and inspire personal growth.
About The Riviera
The Riviera, Charleston’s 1930s Art Deco theater, serves as one of the most unique event venues in the nation. The theater offers 40,000 square feet of flexible function space, including a ballroom, conference theater, academy room, screening room, and rooftop terrace. This registered historic landmark has been restored to its original glory and offers modern amenities for cutting-edge conferences, performances, and large group events. The result is an event space perfectly capturing an elegant period in Charleston's rich history. The Riviera is part of The Charleston Place, recently acquired byBeemok Hospitality Group.For more information on The Riviera, visitfacebook.com/