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"DRUMLine Live": HBCU-Inspired Marching Band Revue

at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 24
FULL PRICE: $38
OFFER PRICE: $15

"DRUMLine Live" is an unforgettable foray into a uniquely American art form -- the soulful, high-stepping style of the historically black college and university (HBCU) marching band experience. This i... [more+]

"DRUMLine Live" is an unforgettable foray into a uniquely American art form -- the soulful, high-stepping style of the historically black college and university (HBCU) marching band experience. This interactive, high-energy show combines dazzling choreography, explosive percussion and seamless synchronization to deliver a powerful, positive message about history, unity and cultural pride. Whether they're interpreting throwback jukebox classics or banging out mesmerizing modern-day beats, the "DRUMLine Live" ensemble's musical showcase will have your entire family on their feet at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester. [less-]

Blue Man Group: Worldwide Sensation at the Charles Playhouse

at Charles Playhouse, Boston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 26
Sun, January 27
Thu, January 31
+ 7 more dates
Sat, January 26
Sun, January 27
Thu, January 31
Sun, February 03
Thu, February 07
Sun, February 10
Sat, February 16
Sat, February 23
Sun, February 24
Thu, February 28
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FULL PRICE: $82.75
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

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... [more+]

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. [less-]

"The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson" Pop-Rock Musical

at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 31
Fri, February 01
Sat, February 02
+ 3 more dates
Thu, January 31
Fri, February 01
Sat, February 02
Sat, February 02
Sun, February 03
Sun, February 03
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FULL PRICE: $34 - $59
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $53.10

This “winning adaptation” ("The Hollywood Reporter") of the best-selling novel by Rick Riordan, "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" is “electrifying!” ("Newsday"). The Greek gods ... [more+]

This “winning adaptation” ("The Hollywood Reporter") of the best-selling novel by Rick Riordan, "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" is “electrifying!” ("Newsday"). The Greek gods are real, and they’re ruining Percy Jackson’s life. As a son of Poseidon, Percy has newly discovered powers he can’t control, monsters on his trail, and is on an epic quest to find Zeus’s lightning bolt to prevent a war between the gods. Nominated for three Drama Desk Awards, including Best Musical, "The Lightning Thief" is “mesmerizing” and proves “lightning can strike twice!” ("TheaterMania"). Don't miss it at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester. [less-]

Crossover Star Sarah Brightman ("Phantom of the Opera")

at Grand Theater, Mashantucket
OFFER DATES:
Fri, February 01
FULL PRICE: $129
OFFER PRICE: $79

Global singing superstar Sarah Brightman is the world's best-selling soprano, pioneering the classical crossover music genre and possessing a vocal range of over three octaves. Perhaps best-known for ... [more+]

Global singing superstar Sarah Brightman is the world's best-selling soprano, pioneering the classical crossover music genre and possessing a vocal range of over three octaves. Perhaps best-known for originating the role of Christine in the massively popular Broadway and West End hit "Phantom of the Opera", she’s also sung as a soloist in theaters, arenas, cathedrals, and twice at the Olympic Games. In November 2018 she released her 15th full-length album, titled "Hymn", and she’s spending much of 2019 touring the world in support of the new disc. Hear songs from the album as well as many others from her vast body of work when she comes to Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket. [less-]

Kronos Quartet: Trailblazing String Ensemble

at The Bushnell, Hartford
OFFER DATES:
Sat, February 09
FULL PRICE: $43.50 - $69.50
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $45

You can neatly divide the modern history of string quartets into two periods -- B.K. and A.K. -- before Kronos and after Kronos. That's how influential the Kronos Quartet has been and continues to be.... [more+]

You can neatly divide the modern history of string quartets into two periods -- B.K. and A.K. -- before Kronos and after Kronos. That's how influential the Kronos Quartet has been and continues to be. Since its founding more than 40 years ago, the Quartet has redefined what's possible for string quartets, expanding the genre's possibilities with each of its 50-plus studio albums, while commissioning hundreds of new works embracing jazz, tango, experimental and world music. A jewel of the San Francisco arts scene, the Grammy-winning group has sold an astonishing 2.5 million recordings. Now experience this trailblazing foursome live as they take the stage at The Bushnell in Hartford for this concert featuring works by Philip Glass, Jlin, Terry Riley and Laurie Anderson. [less-]

iLuminate: Hit Light-Suited Dance Crew

at The Bushnell, Hartford
OFFER DATES:
Sat, February 09
FULL PRICE: $43.50 - $53.50
OFFER PRICE: $25 - $35

When you're married to Ozzy Osbourne, it probably takes a lot to amaze you. But, when the lights went out on the set of "America's Got Talent" and a bunch of popping-and-locking, glow-in-the dark stic... [more+]

When you're married to Ozzy Osbourne, it probably takes a lot to amaze you. But, when the lights went out on the set of "America's Got Talent" and a bunch of popping-and-locking, glow-in-the dark stick figures appeared, judge Sharon Osbourne called it "breathtaking and brilliant." Of course, those neon figures were the light-suited dance troupe iLuminate, and they've since gone on to become a household name. Blending energetic music, shiny effects wizardry and dance styles ranging from hip-hop to contemporary jazz, the troupe has appeared on "Dancing with the Stars, The X Factor", MTV's Video Music Awards and the BET Awards, and in venues far and wide. Now you can experience this ridiculously entertaining spectacular live at The Bushnell in Hartford. [less-]

Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra Plays British Rock

at Fox Theater, Mashantucket
OFFER DATES:
Sat, February 16
FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $15

The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra is a giant 10-vocalist rock band that performs thunderous, fist-in-the-air renditions of classic '60s & '70s British rock. Just like the works of Mozart and Beethoven liv... [more+]

The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra is a giant 10-vocalist rock band that performs thunderous, fist-in-the-air renditions of classic '60s & '70s British rock. Just like the works of Mozart and Beethoven live on in symphonies, the Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra performs as a unique and unconventional kind of orchestra, bringing to vivid life the glorious music of Queen, David Bowie, The Beatles, The Who, Led Zeppelin and more. The URO is “Guaranteed To Blow Your Mind!” — from the first note to the last encore, a bigger-than-life, high-energy homage to bands that audiences can no longer see, but whose music remains a vital part of our lives. Join them as they rock out at the Fox Theatre in Mashantucket. [less-]

"On Your Feet!" Emilio & Gloria Estefan's Musical Bio

at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester
OFFER DATES:
Wed, March 27
Thu, March 28
Fri, March 29
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Wed, March 27
Thu, March 28
Fri, March 29
Sat, March 30
Sun, March 31
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FULL PRICE: $45
OFFER PRICE: $27

From humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan bucked the odds to become the most successful Latin crossover act of all time, with smash singles like "Conga" and "Rhythm Is Gonna Get You," ... [more+]

From humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan bucked the odds to become the most successful Latin crossover act of all time, with smash singles like "Conga" and "Rhythm Is Gonna Get You," dozens of Grammys and sold-out stadiums from Sydney to Singapore. But just when they thought they had it all, they almost lost everything. Now coming to The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester, this hit Broadway musical takes you inside the real story of the groundbreaking couple who fought their way back in the face of adversity. Directed by two-time Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell (“Kinky Boots”), with choreography by Olivier Award winner Sergio Trujillo (“Jersey Boys”) and an original book by Academy Award-winner Alexander Dinelaris (“Birdman”),"On Your Feet!" features some of the biggest hits of the last 30 years: "1-2-3," "Don't Wanna Lose You," "Coming Out of the Dark" and more. [less-]

"Tap Dogs": Adrenaline-Fueled Dance

at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester
OFFER DATES:
Thu, April 11
Fri, April 12
Sat, April 13
+ 1 more dates
Thu, April 11
Fri, April 12
Sat, April 13
Sun, April 14
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FULL PRICE: $34
OFFER PRICE: $20.40

Australian choreographer Dein Perry brings his global dance sensation "Tap Dogs" to The Hanover Theatre in Worcester in a pulse-pounding production, dubbed “exciting, athletically feisty, fun loving... [more+]

Australian choreographer Dein Perry brings his global dance sensation "Tap Dogs" to The Hanover Theatre in Worcester in a pulse-pounding production, dubbed “exciting, athletically feisty, fun loving, and often hilarious" by the "Chicago Tribune". Experience the thrill of a revitalized genre of dance in an action-packed 75 minutes that the BBC called "part theater, part dance, part rock concert and part construction site." These guys tap upside down and through water, jump through scaffolding, and move to the groove of their own beat in this amazing fast-paced show. [less-]

"The Book of Mormon" Returns to Providence

at Providence Performing Arts Center, Providence
OFFER DATES:
Tue, April 23
Wed, April 24
Thu, April 25
FULL PRICE: $40 - $70
OFFER PRICE: $40 - $70

"The Washington Post" says, "It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals." And "Entertainment Weekly" says, "Grade A: the funniest musical of all time." It's "The Book of Mormon", t... [more+]

"The Washington Post" says, "It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals." And "Entertainment Weekly" says, "Grade A: the funniest musical of all time." It's "The Book of Mormon", the nine-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical. This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Now with standing-room-only productions in London, on Broadway and across North America, "The Book of Mormon" has truly become an international sensation. Grab your pre-sale tickets to see "The Book of Mormon" during this Broadway Across America production at Providence Performing Arts Center before they go on sale to the general public. [less-]

Norman Rockwell and Highlights of American Illustration

at National Museum of American Illustration, Newport
OFFER DATES:
Thu, May 16
FULL PRICE: $20 - $55
OFFER PRICE: $13 - $35

Inside the National Museum of American Illustration, you'll find a kaleidoscope of art reflecting the culture of America. Immerse yourself in the country's extensive visual history with a self-guided ... [more+]

Inside the National Museum of American Illustration, you'll find a kaleidoscope of art reflecting the culture of America. Immerse yourself in the country's extensive visual history with a self-guided tour of the American Imagist Collection, which features the second-largest number of Norman Rockwell paintings, as well as the largest collection of original paintings by Maxfield Parrish, J.C. Leyendecker and more. Painted to be reproduced in advertisements, periodicals, newspapers and more, the NMAI displays the original artworks behind quintessential American images inside Vernon Court, a Gilded Age mansion built in 1898 on Newport's historic Bellevue Avenue. On exhibit now are the oil paintings, works on paper and accompanying artifacts that highlight the work of Howard Pyle, known as the "Father of American Illustration," and the generation of celebrated illustrators he taught. Admission also includes access to the adjacent Frederick Law Olmsted Park and Arboretum, the grounds of which were designed by Olmsted, the first American landscape architect. [less-]

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