Before becoming a rootsy singer/songwriter, Paul Thorn was a prizefighter and skydiver. However, as the son of a Pentecostal preacher, music was always in his blood. After retiring from boxing, he turned to music—his lifelong passion. “Thorn is a natural-born Southern storyteller with humble stage banter and musical delivery that's gritty and gruff” (NPR).
The health and safety of our patrons, artists, and staff is our highest priority. All patrons, regardless of age, attending performances at The Barns at Wolf Trap will be required to wear masks and show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test upon entry. Visit wolftrap.org/2021policies for more information.