Over 35 million people on our blue planet have experienced the exciting and spectacular show that is Blue Man Group. And now, the Blue Men return with a new touring show - Blue Man Group: Speechless Tour. Speechless will feature new and original compositions, acts, and instruments alongside iconic Blue Man Group moments based in joy, art, music, comedy, social commentary, and profound absurdity. We see fun in your future. If you like normal, think again - 'cause Blue Man Group is a rollicking rave of a good time. Join us in your city and experience a new blue.
See the show audiences are calling "captivating and inspirational" - An Evening with C.S. Lewis live at Mesa Arts Center. The year is 1963 and C.S. Lewis, the famous British author, is hosting a group of American writers at his home near Oxford. They are about to experience a captivating evening with his engaging conversation and spontaneous humor. Seated in his living room he recalls the people and events that inspired his thinking and shaped his life; of his friendship with J.R.R. Tolkien; why he nearly abandoned The Chronicles of Narnia; and the American woman who turned his life upside down.
In this beloved classic from America's heartland playwright, Carrie Watts is living the twilight of her life trapped in an apartment in Houston, Texas, with a controlling daughter-in-law and a hen-pecked son. Her fondest wish - just once before she dies - is to revisit Bountiful, the small Texas town of her youth which she still refers to as "home." The trouble is her son is too concerned for her health to allow her to travel alone, and her petty daughter-in-law insists there is no money to squander on bus tickets. This prompts "escape" attempts each month which coincide with the arrival of Carrie's Social Security check. Finally, Carrie at last makes a successful escape and a last trip home. Carrie Watts may be old, but she suffers no shortage of spirit. On her bus trip back to Bountiful, she meets a young woman with whom she shares both heartfelt secrets and memories. Little does she know that her family has alerted the local police...
Internationally recognized dancer, Artistic Director and MacArthur "Genius" Fellow Kyle Abraham returns with his company A.I.M to the ASU Gammage stage this November. A.I.M intertwines sensual and provocative vocabulary with a strong emphasis on sound, human behavior and all things visual to create an avenue for personal investigation and exposing that on stage. Representing dancers from various disciplines and diverse personal backgrounds, the performers of A.I.M create fresh and unique movement. REASON TO SEE IT: Fluid, witty, sensual, powerful and profound commentary on our lives, Kyle Abraham and A.I.M dancers' unreal brilliance may just redefine dance for you.
America's favorite holiday story, It's a Wonderful Life, is taking the stage at Scottsdale's Don Bluth Front Row Theatre. Alone and defeated, George Bailey stands on the bridge that overlooks his beloved Bedford Falls, convinced himself that his life and his work have been for nothing. He's about to end it all when he's visited by a guardian angel who will show him what life would have been like without him. This heartwarming story about the importance of ordinary acts of kindness and decency has become a beloved holiday tradition.
AS SEEN ON PBS! Take a journey through Christmas in Ireland with superb dancing, singing and Irish traditional music celebrating the international spirit of the holiday season. An Irish Christmas features an award-winning cast of Irish dancers led by Caterina Coyne (Principal Dancer Riverdance), World Champion Dancer Tyler Schwartz (Magic of the Dance, Gaelforce Dance, Celtic Fyre, Celtic Wings) and Connor Reider (The Chieftains, St. Patrick's Day in Ireland, Celtic Fyre, Celtic Wings) in a memorable night that sparkles with the charm and magic that only this festive time of year can bring. Celebrate the great tradition of butter-making, chase the wren on St. Stephen's Day, draw down the half door for spectacular dance, enjoy superb music-making and singing of Christmas carols in an unforgettable Irish night! Songs spinning out of the mists and into the familiar "Silent Night," "12 Days of Christmas" and "Carol of the Bells," and superb music from members of the Kerry Traditional Orchestra are just the beginning of this great Irish night! Not to be Missed! Ireland at its best! We are thrilled to announce that Mark Alfred (Percussion), Musical Director Riverdance_/_Heartbeat of Home will join An Irish Christmas Tour 2019!
Told through the dramatic lens of her final concert, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical presents the complexities and conflicts the famed songwriter and singer faced in her meteoric rise and descent. The show features a score with more than 20 of Summer's classic hits including "Love to Love You, Baby," "Bad Girls" and "Hot Stuff."
Revolving around the plot of "Marry-me-or-I'll-foreclose," Little Nell will make you want to cry with the heroine, hiss at the villain, and cheer with the hero in this over the top, fun for all, family friendly melodrama at Ghostlight Theatre.
Ten strangers, apparently with little in common, are lured to an island mansion off the coast of Devon by the mysterious U.N.Owen. Over dinner, a record begins to play, and the voice of an unseen host accuses each person of hiding a guilty secret. That evening, former reckless driver Tony Marston is found murdered by a deadly dose of cyanide. The tension escalates as the survivors realize the killer is not only among them but is preparing to strike again ... and again ....
"An entirely fresh, funny, and gorgeous new production. A REASON FOR CELEBRATION!" - New York Magazine. Rich with musical hits you know and love, including "Tradition," "Sunrise, Sunset;' "If I Were A Rich Man;' "Matchmaker, Matchmaker" and "To Life (L'Chaim!)," FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter. Tony-winning director Bartlett Sher and the team behind South Pacific, The King and I and 2017 Tony-winning Best Play Oslo, bring a fresh and authentic vision to this beloved theatrical masterpiece from Tony winner Joseph Stein and Pulitzer Prize winners Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick. Featuring a talented cast, lavish orchestra and stunning movement and dance from Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter, based on the original staging by Jerome Robbins, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF will introduce a new generation to the uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!
At the Jurassic Park retirement village our motto is "never say die" and growing old disgracefully is the only way to go! Warning: this show contains adult situations and sexual humor. Side effects include extreme fits of laughter and sore face. If you experience fits of laughter lasting longer than four hours, please contact your physician!
Winner of the 2018 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND is the sweeping, universal tale of Ti Moune, a fearless peasant girl in search of her place in the world, and ready to risk it all for love. Guided by the mighty island gods, Ti Moune sets out on a remarkable journey to reunite with the man who has captured her heart. The groundbreaking vision of two-time Tony Award nominated director Michael Arden (Spring Awakening revival) and acclaimed choreographer Camille A. Brown (NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live) conjures up "a place where magic is possible and beauty is apparent for all to see!" (The Huffington Post). With a score that bursts with life from Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, the Tony Award-winning songwriters of Anastasia and Ragtime, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND is a timeless testament to theater's unlimited possibilities.
Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the wild and vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. How will this naïve newbie rise to the top of the popularity pecking order? By taking on The Plastics, a trio of lionized frenemies led by the charming but ruthless Regina George. But, when Cady devises a plan to end Regina's reign, she learns the hard way that you can't cross a Queen Bee without getting stung.
At the behest of John the Baptist, young men and women forsake their jobs and take up the mantle of Jesus Christ - becoming his disciples - in a musical retelling of the Gospel of Matthew set in a modern-day big city. Using song and dance, the apostles traverse the city, spreading Christ's message of love and tolerance as the time moves ever closer to his betrayal at the hands of Judas and, ultimately, his crucifixion.
The true story of the small town that welcomed the world. Broadway's COME FROM AWAY has won Best Musical all across North America! The New York Times Critics' Pick takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships. Don't miss this breathtaking new musical written by Tony nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by this year's Tony-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley. Newsweek cheers, "It takes you to a place you never want to leave!"
A lively stage adaptation of the Academy Award-winning 1994 Disney film, The Lion King is the story of a young lion prince living in the flourishing African Pride Lands. Born into the royal family, precocious cub Simba spends his days exploring the sprawling savanna grasslands and idolizing his kingly father, Mufasa, while youthfully shirking the responsibility his position in life requires. When an unthinkable tragedy, orchestrated by Simba's wicked uncle, Scar, takes his father's life, Simba flees the Pride Lands, leaving his loss and the life he knew behind. Eventually companioned by two hilarious and unlikely friends, Simba starts anew. But when weight of responsibility and a desperate plea from the now ravaged Pride Lands come to find the adult prince, Simba must take on a formidable enemy, and fulfill his destiny to be king. A vibrant and exciting tale from the great creatives at Disney, The Lion King is a story of love and redemption that nobody should miss.