Apr 27 - May 2, 2021
Jun 1 - 6, 2021
Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations
Jul 6 - 11, 2021
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Aug 10 - 15, 2021
Sep 7 - 12, 2021
April 27 - May 2, 2021
Elton John and Tim Rice's Tony Award-winning Broadway musical is back! A revamped production, which will be directed by original Broadway cast member Schele Williams, will be enchanting audiences once again as it embarks on a North American tour in 2021. Adapted from the original opera epic by Elton John, with lyrics by Tim Rice, the musical won four Tonys including Best Original Score.
June 1 - 6, 2021
After an exciting revival on Broadway in 2016 - the first since its marathon 18-year run - Cats is heading out on tour, bringing the feline frolics to a town near you! Full of musical theatre classics, instantly recognizable costumes, and choreography and bursting with cat-itude, this iconic show is purrfect for newcomers and old-timers.
July 6 - 11, 2021
As one of 2019's most sparkling Broadway musicals Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations hits the road for its first national tour in 2020! Garnering twelve 2019 Tony Award nominations (one of the season's most nominated productions) Ain't Too Proud garnered praise from the critics for its sublime performances and refreshing telling of how one of the world's most successful bands came to be.
August 10 - 15, 2021
The acclaimed Broadway musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's beloved children's book is taking North America by storm in its national tour! Proving to be a monster hit with audiences both on Broadway and in London, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory set the record for the highest weekly gross in West End history. It also garnered two Olivier Awards for its lush costumes and creative lighting design and a Drama Desk award for its puppetry! So step into a candy wonderland with this spectacular adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic.
September 7 - 12, 2021
After delighting audiences on Broadway Vivian and Edward are bringing their whirlwind romance on their first national tour! Overseen by the movie's director, the late Garry Marshall, this show boasts music from Bryan Adams and direction and choreography from two-time Tony winner Jerry Mitchell (Kinky Boots).
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