ABOUT THE PIECES
JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
Experience Joseph like never before! Featuring a 16-piece orchestra and over 50 actors bringing this epic piece to life! Based on the Bible’s book of Genesis and originating from a cantata written for a school choir, Joseph is a much-loved family classic. Written in 1968 and featuring lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Joseph features iconic pop and musical theatre classics known around the world such as #1 hit Any Dream Will Do, Close Every Door To Me and Go Go Joseph. Joseph has been performed in 86 countries and has starred many famous faces around the globe, including Jason Donovan, Donny Osmond, Phillip Schofield, Alexandra Burke, Sheridan Smith, Darren Day, Stephen Gately, Gareth Gates, Ian ‘H’ Watkins, David Cassidy and more.
With phenomenal music, memorable characters, and great storytelling, Jersey Boys follows the fascinating evolution of four blue-collar kids who became one of the greatest successes in pop-music history. Winner of Best Musical at both the Tony and Olivier Awards, Jersey Boys takes you behind the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons to discover the secret of a 40-year friendship as the foursome work their way from the streets of New Jersey to the heights of stardom. Thrill your audiences with electrifying performances of chart-topping hits including Sherry, Big Girls Don’t Cry, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, Dawn and My Eyes Adored You, which brought The Four Seasons the highest honor: induction into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame.
SHAKESPEARE’S ROMEO & JULIET
“I ne’er saw true beauty till this night.” The greatest love story ever told. Witness Shakespeare, under the stars, in our downtown park!
FOREVER AND FOR ALWAYS: THE MUSIC OF SHANIA TWAIN
Re-orchestrated by an all-star team, this concert will re-contextualize the classic feel-good tunes by Canadian icon, Shania Twain. The cast will bring back crowd favorites such as That Don’t Impress Me Much and You’re Still the One. Shania has sold over 100 million records, making her the best-selling female artist in country music history and one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Her success garnered her several titles including the “Queen of Country Pop.”
THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME
Novel by Mark Haddon, adapted to the stage by Simon Stephens, Directed by Jeanette Lambermont-Morey, this is a beautiful, dazzlingly inventive show about the wonders of life. Christopher, 15 years old, stands beside Mrs. Shears’ dead dog that has been speared with a garden fork. It is seven minutes after midnight and Christopher is under suspicion. He records each fact in the book he is writing to solve the mystery of who murdered Wellington. He has an extraordinary brain. He is exceptional at math, while everyday life presents some barriers. He has never ventured alone beyond the end of his road. He detests being touched and he distrusts strangers. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbour’s dog, it takes him on a journey that upturns his world. Winner of the Olivier and Tony Awards for Best Play.
Matilda The Musical is the multi-award-winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl. With a book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary little girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. Winner of 99 international awards, including 24 for Best Musical, Matilda has been delighting audiences for over a decade and was recently adapted into a major motion picture on Netflix!