Frolic in the madness of Dan Goggin's hilariously funny musical comedy Nunsense, The Mega Musical, featuring dancing nuns, singing nuns, circus nuns and ... dead nuns?! Winner of four Outer Critics Circle Awards, including Outstanding Off-Broadway Musical, Nunsense, The Mega Musical has become a must-see phenomenon. Sister Julia has accidentally poisoned most of the Little Sisters of Hoboken with a tainted vichyssoise. The five surviving nuns must band together and put on a show in order to raise funds to bury their dear departed sisters. The chaotic variety show at the Zao Theatre in Apache Junction features crazy dance routines, solo star turns, an audience quiz and a whole bunch of comic surprises.
It's no mystery that Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson make one of the greatest detective duos of all time. And now, you can see Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's beloved literary characters embark on an exciting all-new adventure on stage in Holmes and Watson. Written by Jeffrey Hatcher (Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club), this thrilling world premiere picks up right after the events of Holmes' death at Reichenbach Falls. Watson, who has been tasked with disproving the many false claims that Holmes is alive, finds himself at a mental asylum in a remote location, where three men are convinced that they are the late detective. Each one matches Holmes' physical description, but only one holds valuable information that only the true Sherlock Holmes could know. Watch the suspense unravel when Holmes and Watson come to the Herberger Theater Center in Phoenix.
The New York Times calls it "the best musical of the century." The Washington Post says, "It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals." And Entertainment Weekly says, "Grade A: the funniest musical of all time." Jimmy Fallon of The Tonight Show calls it "Genius. Brilliant. Phenomenal." It's The Book of Mormon, the nine-time Tony Award®-winning Best Musical.
This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Now with standing room only productions in London, on Broadway, and across North America, THE BOOK OF MORMON has truly become an international sensation. Contains explicit language.
THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME, winner of five 2015 Tony Awards® including BEST PLAY, is coming to Tempe as part of the 16/17 season! Hailed as "One of the most fully immersive works ever to wallop Broadway" by The New York Times, this "dazzling" (Associated Press) adaptation is the Tony Award®-winning new play by Simon Stephens, adapted from Mark Haddon’s best-selling novel and directed by Tony winner Marianne Elliott. Fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain; he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor’s dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.