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‘CATS’ gets a new spring in its step by ‘Hamilton’ choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler

“So many millions of people have a love affair with this show; I feel it is important to give them what they remember,” says Andy Blankenbuehler, who choreographed the first Broadway revival of the 1980 musical phenomenon by Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Latin American History for Moron's John Leguizamo wearing a crown

John Leguizamo teaches ‘Latin History for Morons’ at TPAC Nov. 15

According to the timeline drawn by John Leguizamo, the entire history of indigenous people in the pre-Columbus Americas is as follows: First, there’s the era of the Mayans in 1,000 B.C.; and then there’s today, the age of music mogul Pitbull.

Mia Williamson as 'Little Girl,' Alex Newell as 'Asaka,' and Hailey Kilgore as 'Ti Moune' in 'Once on This Island.'

How a trip to Haiti inspired the ‘Once on This Island’ revival coming to TPAC Oct. 15-20

When you walk into TPAC’s Jackson Hall Oct. 15-20 for the Tony Award-winning revival of Once on This Island, you may wonder why you feel transported to a faraway land just ravaged by a storm. There is water, garbage, a huge tractor trailer, and sand that blankets the stage. What was the inspiration behind this realistic and immersive set design?

Casting announcements for national tour of ‘The Color Purple’

We all remember Cynthia Erivo’s emotional, Tony Award-winning performance as Celie in the 2016 Broadway revival of The Color Purple, an uplifting story about the triumph of the […]

Dan Hoy as 'Munkustrap' and the North American Tour of CATS.

Broadway spectacular ‘CATS’ returns to Nashville Nov. 19-24

There’s one musical that certainly has more than nine lives. One of the biggest hits in theatrical history, CATS, returns to Nashville for its ninth time at TPAC Nov.19-24.

The Spongebob Musical National Tour

‘The SpongeBob Musical’ makes Nashville debut Nov. 5-10 at TPAC

Are you ready, kids? I said, are you ready?! After 11 seasons, two movies, and more than $13 billion in merchandising revenue, the animated residents of Bikini Bottom have left their underwater dwellings to conquer the Broadway stage.

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ announces $25 digital lottery

Described by the Los Angeles Times as a “cultural phenomenon,” Dear Evan Hansen makes its Nashville debut September 10-15. In advance of the one-week engagement, the […]

National Touring cast of 'Dear Evan Hansen'

Q&A with Phoebe Koyabe from ‘Dear Evan Hansen’

As the current touring cast of Dear Evan Hansen gets ready for their final few shows on the road, we sat down with Phoebe Koyabe who plays […]