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Ben Levi Ross and the company of the First North American Tour of 'Dear Evan Hansen.'

Tony and Grammy Award-winning Best Musical ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ debuts Sept. 10-15 at TPAC

Winner of six 2017 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and the 2018 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, “Dear Evan Hansen” makes its Nashville debut with a one-week engagement Sept.10-15 at Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Jackson Hall.

Antoni Porowski from ‘Queer Eye’ brings foodie fun to TPAC Sept. 13

Get ready Queer Eye fans… Antoni Porowski is coming to TPAC Sept. 13 for an evening of conversation and foodie fun in partnership with Williams Sonoma to celebrate the publication of his first cookbook “Antoni in the Kitchen.”

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Theatre Listings: July 2019

The heat is on in July. Escape to a cool theater and experience all the upcoming shows this month at TPAC and in Middle Tennessee. 

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TPAC now accepting applications for Wolf Trap teaching artists

TPAC is currently accepting applications for teaching artists for its Nashville Wolf Trap Early Learning Through the Arts program. Applications, due August 2, will be reviewed by TPAC education staff before applicants are brought in for interviews and auditions. Any applicants MUST be available the week of September 16-20, 2019.

Yehezkel Lazarov, Jonathan Von Mering and the cast of 'Fiddler on the Roof.'

PREVIEW: Legendary lyricist Sheldon Harnick looks back at 55 years of ‘Fiddler’

As a young man, the Pulitzer Prize-winning lyricist Sheldon Harnick studied violin at Northwestern University, hoping he might land with “a second-rate symphony orchestra somewhere.” But that all changed when his good friend Charlotte Rae loaned him her cast album from Finian’s Rainbow.

‘The King of Queens’ star Kevin James comes to TPAC September 27

Emmy-nominated actor Kevin James, best known for his role in the hit television series “The King of Queens” brings his stand-up comedy show, Kevin James Live […]

TLACC's 5th Annual Empanada Tasting Event

5th Annual Empanada Tasting Event set for Sept. 5

The Tennessee Latin American Chamber of Commerce (TLACC) and Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) are joining together again to present a tour of the flavor, culture and rich diversity of Nashville’s Latin American communities with TLACC’s 5th Annual Empanada Tasting Event at TPAC on Thursday, Sept. 5, at 5:30 p.m.

The Chieftains bring The Irish Goodbye Tour to TPAC Feb. 19

Highly recognized for reinventing traditional Irish music on a contemporary and international scale, The Chieftains will bring The Irish Goodbye Tour to TPAC February 19. After […]