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YANNI San Diego Civic Theatre 9/20-9/20/2014 His concerts are legendary. Yanni returns with a worldwide tour performing in over 60 concerts, including a performance at San Diego's classic Civic Theatre.
The producers of The Book of Mormon , winner of nine Tony Awards , including Best Musical, and Broadway Across Canada announced that single tickets will go on sale today, September 13 at 10:00am. An exclusive pre-sale for American Express Card-members will begin at 10 AM on September 8 thru September 10. Tickets begin at $69.00 and will be available at the Centre In The Square box office , by visiting CentreInTheSquare.com , or by calling 519.578.1570 or 1.800.265.8977.
ONCE, winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will play the Aronoff Center for a limited engagement from November 11-23, 2014. Tickets for ONCE are now on sale and can be purchased at the Aronoff Center Box Office downtown at 650 Walnut Street, online at CincinnatiArts.org or by phone at 513.621.ARTS.
"Les Miserables," the epic tale of passion and redemption in 19th-century France, will be presented by Mount Wachusett Community College's Theatre at the Mount Oct. 10, 11, 17, and 18 at 8 p.m., and Oct. 12 and 19 at 2 p.m. Featuring a cast of nearly 60 actors ages 7 to 70, TAM's production is directed by Peter Landry, with musical direction by Joanne Landry. "Les Miserables" follows Jean Valjean as he is pursued by the implacable Inspector Javert through some of the most tumultuous years in French history.
A Faustian musical about baseball may not be the most obvious plot choice but this production is gutsy and exciting and is certainly good reason to hurry to The Landor. Damn Yankees is back! Damn Yankees will play the Landor Theatre , 70 Landor Road, London SW9 9PH from Wednesday 1st October to Saturday 8th November 2014.
Broadway leading man and multi-media crossover star Andrew Rannells recently replaced 2014 Tony Award-winning Best Actor In A Musical, Neil Patrick Harris , in the gender-bending title role of multi-award-winning rock musical HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH and Rannells discusses his involvement in the show in a new video interview available to view. The original official description of HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH is as follows: " Neil Patrick Harris makes his long-awaited return to Broadway in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask 's landmark American musical, directed by Tony Award winner Michael Mayer .
THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards , including Best Musical, is pleased to announce a lottery ticket policy for the National Tour, which begins September 16 at the Princess of Wales Theatre and plays a limited 11 week engagement through November 30 in Toronto, the production will conduct a pre-show lottery at the box office, making 24 tickets available at $25 apiece, cash only. Entries will be accepted at the box office beginning two and a half hours prior to each performance; each person will print their name and the number of tickets they wish to purchase on a card that is provided.
Rehearsals have now begun for the West End production of hit Broadway musical Memphis , which will have preview performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London from 9 October 2014 with Opening Night on 23 October 2014. Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Memphis has a Grammy Award-winning original score by Bon Jovi founding member David Bryan and book by Joe DiPietro .
Moonlight Stage Productions' 34th summer season comes to a triumphant close with the Southern California Regional Premiere of the Tony Award-nominated musical CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, based on the hit film of the same name that starred Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks . Performances are tonight, September 10 to 27. Single tickets are priced $15 to $52 and include price levels for student rush, military, senior, and family discounts.
In his previous appearance at the Alhambra as the lead in South Pacific, Christopher Sanders received a standing ovation each night. Tonight, September 10, the dashing singer returns to the Alhambra as Don Quixote in the play inspired by Miguel de Cervantes ' seventeenth century masterpiece by the same name.
The American Theatre Wing, best known for sponsoring the Tony Awards, Broadway's highest honor, will take overall responsibility for running the Obie Awards, off-Broadway's top prize, it was announced on Tuesday. The Village Voice started the Obies 59 years ago, soon after the paper was founded, to encourage the newly burgeoning off-Broadway theater movement and to acknowledge its achievements.
"Dexter" actor Michael C. Hall will be the newest actor to take over the title role in the Broadway musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch." "Hedwig" debuted off-Broadway in 1998 starring John Cameron Mitchell, who also wrote the script, with the music and lyrics written by Stephen Trask.
The North American touring productions of The Lion King have been seen by more than 15 million theatergoers and grossed over $1 billion to date. Having already played more than 70 cities across North America, The Lion King now makes its Boston return at the Boston Opera House.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:15 pm
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