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‘The Vagina Monologues’ at the Roxy Regional Theater to support the Sexual Assault Center

Contributions will be collected each night for the Clarksville Sexual Assault Center, which provides counseling and support to children and adult victims of sexual abuse and community education programs to reduce the risk of victimization.

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Nashville Rep’s Gary C. Hoff on giving ‘A Christmas Carol’ a new look

The avant-garde, minimalistic take on Dickens’ most beloved characters uses five actors, imaginative props, and mesmerizing design by Gary C. Hoff.

Nashville Shakes stages dystopian, post-apocolyptic ‘Macbeth’ tour throughout Middle Tennessee

For a play first performed in 1606, the story of Macbeth can still feel eerily relevant. No one knows this better than Nashville Shakes, who stages one of the Bard’s darkest and most famous tragedies on a Middle Tennessee tour.

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Studio Tenn’s contemporary take on Rodgers & Hammerstein’s ‘Cinderella’ fits Franklin like a glass slipper Dec. 6-29

In its 10th season, the award-winning world class regional theater, rooted in Franklin, celebrates female artists and entertainers.

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Ernie Nolan on his “dream job” at the Nashville Children’s Theatre

Why was Ernie Nolan the perfect choice to direct the upcoming ‘Aladdin and His Winter Wish’ at TPAC? Well, one might say he never really grew up.

Timothy Gulan on becoming not one, but three of Lloyd Webber’s ‘jellicles’

Becoming a cat is no easy feat, especially when you’re one of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s. Nobody knows this better than Timothy Gulan, who plays three “jellicle” cats in the national tour.

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16 spooky musicals to get you ready for Halloween

Halloween is just around the “coroner” (to quote ‘The Addams Family’ lyric). No costume yet? We got you. Get some inspiration from this list of monstrous musicals that embrace all things wicked and wonderful — courtesy of TPAC News Center.

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A dazzling display of Japanese artistry, TAO: Drum Heart comes to Nashville Jan. 28

When they’re not on international tour, Drum Tao performers are usually practicing on top of the isolated mountain in Japan where the group is based. “All day we practice, rehearse, and train. Japanese drum is very loud, [so] we can’t train in town,” said Taro Harasaki.