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cast of Dear Evan Hansen on stage

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.

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.

couple performing in Miss Saigon

PREVIEW: ‘Miss Saigon’ stirs personal connections and contemporary themes

To understand Jackie Nguyen’s unique connection with Miss Saigon, one need only consult her cast bio in the program – “Dedicated to my family who escaped Vietnam over 30 years ago.”

a Vietnamese mother and her daughter

Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg’s point of inspiration for ‘Miss Saigon’

This photograph was, for Alain and I, the start of everything…   The composer of Miss Saigon, Claude-Michel Schönberg, traces his inspiration for the development of the […]
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Podcast: ‘Hello, Dolly!’

During this Arts Appetizer discussion, Hello Dolly! cast member and Tennessee native Analisa Leaming talks about taking the Broadway show starring Bette Midler on the road […]

Hello, Dolly! Review Roundup

REVIEWS: ‘Hello, Dolly!’

The new stunning production of Hello, Dolly!, winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, plays TPAC’s Jackson Hall through Sunday, May 5. Broadway legend Betty Buckley […]

Tony Awards Viewing Party on June 9

TPAC and Liberty Party Rental to host Tony Awards viewing party on Sunday, June 9

TPAC and Liberty Party Rental invite you to an exclusive viewing party for the American Theatre Wing’s 73rd Annual Tony Awards, hosted by James Corden, at the historic War Memorial Auditorium on June 9.

Hello, Dolly! cast on stage

PREVIEW: Nashville native eager to hit the home stage with ‘Hello, Dolly!’

Broadway’s Analisa Leaming has graced the stages of Lincoln Center Theater and Carnegie Hall. But the Murfreesboro native insists that there is something quite special about returning to TPAC in the national tour of “Hello, Dolly!”