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Country star Dwight Yoakam coming to Paramount Theater

Dwight Yoakum

Dwight Yoakum

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Updated: March 22, 2013 10:30AM

AURORA — Country star Dwight Yoakam will take the stage April 10 at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora for his only Illinois appearance, Paramount Executive Director Tim Rater said Wednesday.

Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums; has 12 gold records and nine platinum or multi-platinum records. He also is a multi-Grammy Award winner and has been nominated for 21 Grammys in his career.

Tickets for his Paramount performance go on sale to Broadway and General Season subscribers on Thursday, starting at 10 a.m. The Subscriber VIP Sale will continue through 6 p.m. on Friday. Tickets are only available during this time via phone or in-person at the Box Office.

Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Saturday. At that time, tickets can also be purchased online (as well as in-person or over the phone).

The Paramount Box Office, at 23 E. Galena Blvd., is open Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Call (630) 896-6666.

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