Monday, March 30, 2015

Broadway in Tucson 2015/2016 Blockbuster Season!


From: Broadway in Tucson []
Sent: Monday, March 30, 2015 8:04 AM
Subject: Announcing our 2015/2016 Blockbuster Season!




      New Season Ticket Packages for the BLOCKBUSTER 2015/2016 BROADWAY IN TUCSON SEASON are now on sale

Presented in collaboration with UA Presents at Centennial Hall

New season ticket packages are now on sale.  Becoming a Season Ticket Holder is the only way to ensure you have seats TODAY to shows like THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA and THE BOOK OF MORMON.  Package prices differ depending on the number of shows, day of week and seating section selected and range in price from $69 - $410. Season ticket holders save up to 40% off regular ticket prices, get priority seating and can exchange their tickets in the event of a conflict.  Click here for more info or call the Season Ticket Office at 1-866-821-2929 (M-F)!

Package Options:
Includes all 5 shows (CHICAGO is a special event and must be purchased separately to add to your package).  Select your performance and seating area and you will sit in the same seats each time you attend, plus you can keep your seats for years to come through renewal.

Out of town?  Already seen a show?  Signature Series buyers also have the option of dropping one show from their package and still keep their same seats.  Click here to see all the pricing options and to purchase a season ticket package.

Select three or more shows and get the ultimate in flexibility!  For each of your shows, you can choose any performance, any section and any quantity of seats. Click here to see Choice Season ticket prices and to purchase a season ticket package.

Season tickets holders also get the first chance to purchase tickets to a special engagement. CHICAGO, returns to Tucson for five performances only April 22-24, 2016.  This classic Kander & Ebb musical has one show-stopping song after another and the most astonishing dancing you've ever seen. This show is not part of the regular 5-Show Signature Season Ticket package.

Individual tickets for the 2015/2016 season will go on sale in the Fall.




September 29-October 4, 2015
UA Centennial Hall
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Leapin’ Lizards!

The world’s best-loved musical returns in time-honored form.  Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin and choreographed by Liza Gennaro, this production of ANNIE will be a brand new incarnation of the iconic original.

Featuring book and score by Tony Award®-winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, ANNIE includes such unforgettable songs as “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” “I Don’t Need Anything But You,” plus the eternal anthem of optimism, “Tomorrow.” 


October 21-November 1, 2015
UA Centennial Hall
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Following an acclaimed sold-out tour of the United Kingdom, Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s phenomenal musical success, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA , will come to Tucson as part of a brand new North American Tour. Hailed by critics as “bigger and better than ever before,” this production boasts many exciting special effects including the show’s legendary chandelier, new scenic and lighting designs, new staging and choreography. The beloved story and thrilling score will be performed by a cast and orchestra of 52, making this PHANTOM one of the largest productions now on tour.
Season ticket performances October 21-27.



January 5-10, 2016
UA Centennial
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The international Irish dance phenomenon is back by popular demand in Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour . Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined talents of the performers propel Irish dancing and music into the present day, capturing the imagination of audiences across all ages and cultures in an innovative and exciting blend of dance, music and song. Of all the performances to emerge from Ireland – in rock, music, theatre and film - nothing has carried the energy, the sensuality and the spectacle of Riverdance. Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour is composed by Bill Whelan, produced by Moya Doherty and directed by John McColgan, and comes directly to North America from a sold out run across Europe and Asia.



February 16-21, 2016
UA Centennial Hall
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The New York Times
calls it “the best musical of this century.” 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.” Jon Stewart of The Daily Show calls it “a crowning achievement. So good it makes me angry.” It’s THE BOOK OF MORMON, the nine-time Tony Award® winning Best Musical from the creators of South Park. Contains explicit language. For more information, visit



March 30-April 3, 2016

UA Centennial Hall
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The quintessential backstage musical comedy classic, 42nd Street is the song and dance fable of Broadway with an American Dream story and includes some of the greatest songs ever written, such as “We’re In The Money,” “Lullaby of Broadway,” “Shuffle Off To Buffalo,” “Dames,” “I Only Have Eyes For You” and of course “42nd Street.” Based on a novel by Bradford Ropes and Busby Berkeley’s 1933 movie, 42nd Street tells the story of a starry-eyed young dancer named Peggy Sawyer who leaves her Allentown home and comes to New York to audition for the new Broadway musical Pretty Lady . When the star breaks her ankle, Peggy takes over and becomes a star. With a book by Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble, music by Harry Warren and lyrics by Al Dubin, this sparkling new production will be directed by co-author Mark Bramble and choreographed by Randy Skinner, the team who staged the 2001 Tony Award®-winning Best Musical Revival.
***Please note there is no Tuesday evening performance***



And still to come this season...


*THIS WEEK* March 31-April 5

UA Centennial Hall

Winner of 8 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical, ONCE is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, ONCE tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. Recommended for ages 12+. Buy tickets now »


April 21-26

UA Centennial Hall

Newsies is inspired by the real-life ‘Newsboy Strike of 1899,’ when newsboy Kid Blink led a band of orphan and runaway newsies on a two-week-long action against Pulitzer, Hearst and other powerful newspaper publishers. 

The stage version introduces seven brand-new songs by the original team of Menken and Feldman while keeping many of the beloved songs from the film, including ‘Carrying the Banner’, ‘Seize the Day,’ ‘King of New York’ and ‘Santa Fe.’. Buy tickets now »


Budgeting for your season tickets just got easier with our new three payment plan.  There's no interest and you'll pay one fixed monthly charge now, June 29 and July 27.  A $10 processing fee will be added to the last payment.

You can purchase your tickets with just $100 down and the remainder will be charged to your credit card after July 27, 2015.  There is a $10 service fee for this service

*Credit cards only with expiration dates after 08/15
Checks are not accepted with any payment plan.



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