A child from a talented musical family of folk singers, Wainwright has earned two Juno Awards for Best Alternative Album over the course of his career. He's known for his pop-opera style.
Wainwright's latest album, "Out of the Game," was released in April.
He'll perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at the Pullo Center, 1031 Edgecomb Ave. on the Penn State York campus in Spring Garden Township.
Tickets are on sale to Pullo members now; sales open to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10.
Prices are $48 and $60.
For more information or to order tickets, visit the Pullo Center website or call (717) 505-8900.