Yes, the “Downtown” singer will be in Canton This Weekend. Her career now spans seven decades, as she began entertaining during WW II.  Petula was propelled to international stardom with the hit, “Downtown” — the first of 15 consecutive Top 40 hits.

Petula talked about her career — which included, starring on screen with Fred Astaire in the hit musical, “Finian’s Rainbow”, and “Goodbye Mr. Chips”, with Peter O’Toole”.  Learn how she was instrumental in introducing The Carpenters to the world….