135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles CA 90012
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time -- See the Tony-Winning Phenomenon
Buy Tickets $49 - $69 $75 - $99
Winner of five 2015 Tony Awards including Best Play, the acclaimed National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is now touring North America. This Broadway phenomenon, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Marianne Elliott (War Horse), in an adaptation by Tony and Olivier Award winner Simon Stephen, brings Mark Haddon's internationally best-selling novel to thrilling life. When the curtain rises at L.A.'s Ahmanson Theatre, you'll meet 15-year-old Christopher Boone. Christopher has an extraordinary brain -- exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor's dog, Christopher sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.
Sunday August 20, 2017 / 1:00pm Sunday August 20, 2017 / 6:30pm Tuesday August 22, 2017 / 8:00pm Wednesday August 23, 2017 / 8:00pm Thursday August 24, 2017 / 8:00pm Friday August 25, 2017 / 8:00pm Saturday August 26, 2017 / 2:00pm Saturday August 26, 2017 / 8:00pm
The Theatre at Ace Hotel
929 S. Broadway Los Angeles CA 90015
Prairie Home Companion's Garrison Keillor & Friends
Buy Tickets $40 - $60 $64.50 - $89.50
Garrison Keillor's charming, funny yarns have captivated audiences for years, both on stage and on his hugely popular radio program, A Prairie Home Companion. Now, Nederlander Concerts and Emporium present the master storyteller's heartwarming Prairie Home "Love and Comedy" Show in Los Angeles. This live variety show in the Theatre at Ace Hotel finds Prairie alums joining Keillor to deliver love songs, romantic stories and all the beguiling interludes, interjections and non sequiturs you'd expect. Notable performers include pianist Richard Dworsky and his Americana band The Road Hounds, plus voice actor Fred Newman and bluegrass singer-songwriter Aoife O'Donovan.
Tuesday August 22, 2017 / 8:00pm
Academy of Music
240 S. Broad Street Philadelphia PA 19102
The Broadway Sensation Wicked
Buy Tickets $69 - $129 $99 - $169
A true Broadway sensation, Wicked looks at what happened in the Land of Oz ... but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, another girl is born with emerald-green skin. She's smart, fiery, misunderstood, and possesses an extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde who is exceptionally popular, their initial rivalry turns into the unlikeliest of friendships ... until the world decides to call one "good," and the other one "wicked." With a thrilling score that includes the hits "Defying Gravity," "Popular" and "For Good," Wicked has been hailed by The New York Times as "the defining musical of the decade." From the first electrifying note to the final breathtaking moment, Wicked -- the untold true story of the Witches of Oz -- transfixes audiences with its wildly inventive story. See this acclaimed musical when it comes to the Kimmel Center's Academy of Music Concert Hall.
Sunday August 20, 2017 / 6:30pm Tuesday August 22, 2017 / 7:30pm Wednesday August 23, 2017 / 7:30pm Thursday August 24, 2017 / 7:30pm Friday August 25, 2017 / 8:00pm
3745 N. Southport Avenue Chicago IL 60613
Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical
Buy Tickets $48.75 - $65 $65
A celebration of life, a love letter to freedom and a passionate cry for hope and change, Hair defined one generation and continues to inspire today. The first great rock musical, it has some of the most rousing and soulful songs ever written for the stage, including "Let the Sun Shine In," "Good Morning Starshine," "Aquarius" and the infectious title song. Join the tribe of the Age of Aquarius for the story of a group of friends choosing to speak up and sing out in celebration of love, life and freedom. Watch the energetic cast flow it and show it at Chicago's Mercury Theater.
Friday August 18, 2017 / 8:00pm Saturday August 19, 2017 / 3:00pm
Boston Opera House
539 Washington Street Boston MA 02111
Broadway In Boston presents Finding Neverland -- Hit Broadway Musical of How Peter Became Pan
Buy Tickets $114 $114
Broadway's biggest hit, Finding Neverland is "a must-see you'll remember for years to come" (Vogue). Directed by visionary Tony winner Diane Paulus and based on the Academy Award-winning film starring Johnny Depp, Finding Neverland tells the incredible story behind one of the world's most beloved characters: Peter Pan. Playwright J.M. Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers and their beautiful widowed mother. Spellbound by the boys' enchanting make-believe adventures, he sets out to write a play that will astound London theatergoers. With a bit of pixie dust and a lot of faith, Barrie takes this monumental leap, leaving his old world behind for Neverland, where nothing is impossible and the wonder of childhood lasts forever. See this magical production, which NPR called, "far and away the best musical of the year!," presented by Broadway In Boston.
Sunday August 20, 2017 / 6:30pm
74 Warrenton St. Boston MA 02116
Blue Man Group: Worldwide Sensation at the Charles Playhouse
Buy Tickets $54.17 $98.15
From the beating drums to the splashing paint to the sensory surprises at every turn, the Blue Man Group experience is wildly intense and totally unique. The show combines comedy, music and technology -- but no words -- to create a pulsing rhythm that unites people of all ages, languages and cultures in a spirit of joy. Reviewers describe it as "visually stunning," "wildly inventive," and "hysterically funny" -- and audiences often come away speechless, with huge smiles on their faces. An international sensation, the Blue Man Group has made themselves a longtime home at Boston's Charles Playhouse, nestled in the heart of the Theater District, just steps from Boston Common.
Saturday August 19, 2017 / 2:00pm Saturday August 19, 2017 / 5:00pm Sunday August 20, 2017 / 2:00pm Sunday August 20, 2017 / 5:00pm Thursday August 24, 2017 / 7:30pm Thursday August 31, 2017 / 7:30pm