Washington National Opera: La Boheme
May 8 - 22, 2021
Jun 22 - 26, 2021
Jun 23, 2021
Disney's Frozen: The Musical
Jul 21 - Sep 5, 2021
Aug 10 - Sep 5, 2021
May 8 - 22, 2021
Following the lives of four young bohemians as they fight, fantasize and fall in (and out) of love in the face of poverty, La Boheme is widely regarded as one of Puccini's greatest works, spawning myriad adaptations, even becoming the basis for hit musical RENT. Although the struggle and strife (and excitement) of 1840's Paris may seem worlds away to us now, the themes have remained timeless and universal.
June 22 - 26, 2021
First making its bow on the Great White Way in 1943, Rodgers and Hammerstein's evergreen classic Oklahoma! whisked early audiences away from the stark realities of World War II and offered up a song-filled optimism and unity. Reclaiming its joyous melodies, can-do spirit and classic plot, New York-based director Daniel Fish revived the song-and-dance spectacular in his home city in early 2019, earning eight Tony Award nominations, including Best Revival Of A Musical, for its stripped back, Country-western treatment of the original score and vivid, darker depiction of the Wild West reflected in its naturalistic staging and style.
June 23, 2021
Best known as the founding member and frontman of the jammiest of all jam bands Phish, Trey Anastasio has a long history of embarking on other projects. Formed in 1998, he now tours extensively with the Trey Anastasio Band (TAB for short), with whom he plays both new materials alongside Phish classics and favorites. Don't miss Trey and the TAB when they bring the show to you this year!
July 21 - September 5, 2021
Disney's latest Broadway smash hit is heading out on tour! Following a storming success on Broadway, and earning three Tony nomination in the process, Elsa, Anna, Olaf and Kristoff head out across North America to bring the magic of Frozen to you and your family. With incredible puppetry, choreography and your favorite songs, the stage musical harnesses the fun, love, and wow-factor of the 2013 movie in all its glory, and then adds some!
August 10 - September 5, 2021
Cleaning up during the 2018/19 awards season, plucky folk opera Hadestown garnered eight Tony Awards (including the coveted Tony for Best Musical), four Drama Desk Awards, six Outer Critics Circle Awards and a Drama League Award. This came as no surprise given the production received much acclaim during both its Off-Broadway and Broadway runs, praised for its soaring imagination, vibrant retelling of a classic story and a sumptuous score that evokes smoky New Orleans jazz and bubbling Americana-tinged folk. Don't miss out when the lauded musical hits the road on its hotly anticipated national tour!
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