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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?

Mariah Lyttle

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.

Peter Michael Jordan, Sara Hinrichsen, and Chris Clark

Complete casting announced for Jimmy Buffett’s national tour of ‘Escape to Margaritaville’

TROIKA Entertainment announced today the casting for the North American tour of Jimmy Buffett’s ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE. The musical will star Chris Clark as Tully, Sarah […]

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

John Leguizamo’s ‘Latin History for Morons’ heads to TPAC November 15

Following its Tony-nominated hit Broadway run seen by tens of thousands, Tony Award winner John Leguizamo’s one-man play Latin History for Morons comes to TPAC November 15! Latin […]

TPAC to honor Delta Dental and Mike Shmerling Aug. 24

TPAC to honor Delta Dental of Tennessee, Clearbrook Holdings Corp. chairman Mike Shmerling with Applause Awards Aug. 24

TPAC will present its highest honor, the Applause Award, to Delta Dental of Tennessee and former TPAC Board Member, TPAC Foundation chairman, and chairman of Clearbrook Holdings Corp. Michael D. Shmerling, at the 2019 TPAC Gala on Saturday, Aug. 24.

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

‘Once on This Island’ officially to open U.S. national tour Oct. 15-20 at TPAC

Winner of the 2018 Best Revival of a Musical, Once on This Island will officially open its national tour in Music City with a week-long engagement from Oct.15-20 at TPAC’s Jackson Hall.