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Turn the Beat Around! Broadway's On Your Feet! Welcomes Future Tour Star Mauricio Martinez

Turn the Beat Around! Broadway's On Your Feet! Welcomes Future Tour Star Mauricio Martinez

Mauricio Martinez makes his Broadway debut on July 11 as Emilio Estefan in On Your Feet! for a run through August 13. Martinez temporarily replaces Ektor Rivera, who takes a hiatus from the musical and will return for its final week on August 15. Martinez will lead the first national tour of On Your Feet! in the role of Emilio ...

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Seal Your Fate! Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera Opens in Madison

Seal Your Fate! Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera Opens in Madison

To simply quote the musical, “The Phantom of the Opera is here!” The reimagined production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Broadway classic begins performances in Madison on January 25. The national tour will play the Overture Center for the Arts through February 5.

Following an acclaimed sell-out tour of the United Kingdom, Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of The ...

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Oh, What a Night! Jersey Boys Begins Performances in Madison

Oh, What a Night! Jersey Boys Begins Performances in Madison

The national tour of Jersey Boys opens in Madison on January 3. The Tony-winning musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through January 8.

Jersey Boys tells the story of how Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons went from being unknown New Jersey kids to international pop superstars. The show features over 30 hit songs, including “Sherry,” ...

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Wowza! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway Spectacle Begins Performances in Madison

Wowza! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway Spectacle Begins Performances in Madison

There's magic afoot at the Overture Center for the Arts! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway begins Madison performances on November 22 and will play through November 27.

The Illusionists—Live From Broadway brings some extraordinary illusionists to the stage. They thrill, mystify, shock and delight audiences with magic tricks, stunts and acts of wonder. The production features nine stars: Yu Ho-Jin (The ...

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Now Is the Time! National Tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella Throws a Ball in Madison

Now Is the Time! National Tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella Throws a Ball in Madison

A lovely night! A lovely night! A finer night you know you’ll never see! The national tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella opens in Madison on October 4. The hit Broadway musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through October 9.

The musical version of the classic fairytale Cinderella was originally made for TV in 1957, starring Oscar ...

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The King Returns! Tony Award-Winning The Lion King Opens in Madison

The King Returns! Tony Award-Winning The Lion King Opens in Madison

It’s time to take your place in the circle of life. The national tour of The Lion King opens in Madison on May 10. The Disney musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through June 5.

A lively stage adaptation of the Academy Award-winning animated film, The Lion King is the story of Simba, a young lion prince ...

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All You Need to Get By! The Stars Align as Motown The Musical Opens in Madison

All You Need to Get By! The Stars Align as Motown The Musical Opens in Madison

Madison will be singing along to some of the most memorable songs in music history when Motown The Musical opens on March 1 at the Overture Center for the Arts. The record-breaking smash hit show will play through March 6.

The show, starring Chester Gregory as label founder Berry Gordy and Allison Semmes as the dazzling Diana Ross, follows Gordy’s ...

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Go to the Hills! New National Tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music Opens in Madison

Go to the Hills! New National Tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music Opens in Madison

Your heart will be blessed with the sound of music and you'll sing once more! The new national tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music opens in Madison on February 2. Directed by Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, the landmark musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through February 7.

Featuring music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by ...

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Look Who's Wonderful! Smash Hit Musical Wicked Flies Into Madison

You're gonna be popular! The national tour of Wicked begins performances in Madison on October 21. The hit musical plays the Overture Center for the Arts through November 1.

A vivid reimagining of the classic The Wizard of Oz, Wicked spotlights the untold stories of Oz’s most famous characters: the Wicked Witch of the West and her unlikely friend, Glinda ...

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Seize the Day! The National Tour of Disney's Newsies Opens in Madison

"The King of New York" is carrying the banner all the way to Wisconsin! The national tour of Disney's Newsies opens in Madison on September 15. The hit Broadway musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through September 20.

Featuring a Tony-winning score with music by eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken and lyrics by Jack Feldman, with a ...

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton Begins Previews on Broadway

After months of buzz, Hamilton begins Great White Way previews on July 13. Lin-Manuel Miranda's off-Broadway hit will officially open on August 6 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

Directed by Thomas Kail and featuring a book, music and lyrics by Miranda, Hamilton is inspired by the book Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow. The new musical follows the scrappy young immigrant ...

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Amazing Grace, Starring Josh Young, Erin Mackey & Chuck Cooper, Begins Performances on Broadway

The sweet sound of Amazing Grace will be heard on Broadway from June 25, when previews begin of the new musical. Starring Josh Young, Erin Mackey, Tony winner Chuck Cooper and more, the show will officially open at the Nederlander Theatre on July 16.

Directed by Gabriel Barre and featuring music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by ...

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Let's Dance! National Tour of Dirty Dancing Takes the Stage in Madison

It's time to come out of the corner and start dancing! The national tour of Dirty Dancing—The Classic Story on Stage, the musical based on the 1987 movie, begins performances in Madison on May 26. The show will play the Overture Center for the Arts and close on May 31.

It’s the summer of 1963, and 17-year-old Frances "Baby" Houseman ...

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The Game Is On! ABBA Musical Mamma Mia! Opens in Madison

The national tour of Mamma Mia! begins performances in Madison on April 28. The musical, featuring the hit songs of ABBA, will play the Overture Center for the Arts through May 3.

Mamma Mia! tells the story of a bride-to-be who never met her father. After snooping in her mother's diary, the daughter invites three likely paternal candidates to her ...

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Hello! National Tour of The Book of Mormon Opens in Madison

It’s time to man up! The national tour of The Book of Mormon opens in Madison on March 10. The Tony Award-winning musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through March 15. The show stars Billy Harrigan Tighe and A.J. Holmes.

Written by South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez ...

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Honey, I’m Home! I Love Lucy Live On Stage Opens in Madison

Take a big spoonful of Vitameatavegamin, because the Ricardos and the Mertzes are in town! The national tour of I Love Lucy Live On Stage begins performances in Madison on January 6. The new stage show, which recreates two classic episodes of I Love Lucy, will play the Overture Center for the Arts through January 11.

I Love Lucy Live ...

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Go, Go, Go! Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Starring Diana DeGarmo & Ace Young, Opens in Madison

Sha la la Joseph you're doing fine! You and your dreamcoat ahead of your time! The new national tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat opens in Madison on November 25. Starring American Idol vets and Broadway lovebirds Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young, the musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts ...

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Get Swept Away in Indie Romance as Tony-Winning Once Begins in Madison

Madison theatergoers will walk the streets of Dublin as the romantic musical Once opens on October 7. The Tony-winning tuner, based on the 2007 award-winning film, will play the Overture Center for the Arts through October 12.

Featuring an ensemble of actors who play their own instruments on stage, Once tells the story of a Dublin street musician who's about ...

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Giddy Up! Tony-Winning Play War Horse Opens in Madison

The national tour of War Horse begins performances in Madison on June 10. The Tony-winning play will show at the Overture Center for the Arts through June 15.

War Horse is the story of young Albert’s beloved horse, Joey, who has been enlisted to fight for the English in World War I. Despite not being of age to enlist, Albert ...

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There’s a Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On! Million Dollar Quartet Opens in Madison

The national tour of Million Dollar Quartet begins performances in Madison on May 13. The rock 'n' roll musical plays the Overture Center for the Arts through May 18.

Million Dollar Quartet is inspired by the momentous recording session that brought together rock 'n' roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the only time ...

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Chicago National Tour Begins Performances in Madison, Starring John O'Hurley

Read all about it! The national tour of Chicago opens in Madison on October 1. The classic John Kander and Fred Ebb musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through October 6. The show stars Seinfeld and Dancing with the Stars' alum John O'Hurley as Billy Flynn.

Set in the legendary city during the roaring “jazz hot” ...

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What a Catch! Magical New Musical Big Fish, Starring Two-Time Tony Winner Norbert Leo Butz, Lands on Broadway

The new stage adaptation of Big Fish has cast its line on Broadway, starring Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz, Kate Baldwin and Bobby Steggert. The musical, directed and choreographed by Tony winner Susan Stroman and featuring music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and a book by John August, begins performances September 5 at the Neil Simon Theatre, with opening night ...

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Smash Hit Musical Wicked Flies Into Madison

The national tour of Wicked begins performances in Madison on May 22. The hit musical plays the Overture Center for the Arts through June 9.

A vivid reimagining of the classic The Wizard of Oz, Wicked spotlights the untold stories of Oz’s most famous characters: the Wicked Witch of the West and her unlikely friend, Glinda the Good. The show ...

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Everyone’s Favorite Nanny Comes to Madison! Mary Poppins Begins Performances

The national tour of Mary Poppins begins performances in Madison on March 12. The Disney musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through Mamrch 17.

Mary Poppins is the story of the Banks family who needs a new nanny for their children, Jane and Michael. When a mysterious young woman named Mary Poppins appears at their doorstep, the ...

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Tonight, Tonight! West Side Story Opens in Madison

Get ready to fall in love. The national tour of West Side Story begins performances in Madison on February 12. The classic musical will play the Overture Center for the Arts through February 17.

West Side Story takes place in New York City in the mid-1950s amidst widespread racial and social tension. Tony is a Jet ready to leave the ...

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