STAMFORD, Conn. -- The Avon Theatre in Stamford will present a documentary screening of "Miss Sharon Jones!" on Wednesday.
Two-time Academy Award winner Barbara Kopple follows Grammy-nominated R&B dynamo Sharon Jones during the most courageous year of her life as she confronts pancreatic cancer.
Jones is often compared to the legendary James Brown because of her powerful and energetic performances.
The 2015 documentary has a running time of 93 minutes.
The screening will begin at 7:30 p.m., and there will be a post-film Q&A with Jones.
Admission is free for Carte Blanche members, $7 for members, $9 for students and seniors, and $12 for nonmembers.
Tickets can by purchased online at www.avontheatre.org or by calling the business office at 203-661-0321.
The Avon Film Center is at 272 Bedford St., Stamford.