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NCT addresses deportation, family, patriotism in ‘Return to Sender’ Oct. 10-27

Progressive and honest programming like “Return to Sender,” which runs Oct. 10-27, is one reason why Nashville Children’s Theater is ranked as one of the top five children’s theatres in the country.

cast of Once On This Island on stage

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?

Shakespeare in Love Directed by Connie Downer September 20-29 PG-13

‘Shakespeare in Love’ opens The Center for the Arts’ 2019 season in Murfreesboro

William Shakespeare certainly loved incorporating a play within a play – whether it was A Midsummer Night’s Dream or Hamlet. The master English poet and playwright […]

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‘Annie Get Your Gun’ shoots its way to the Renaissance Center stage

Remember the days of sharpshooters and cowboys? Well, the Renaissance Players are going to help jog your memory in their presentation of Annie Get Your Gun, […]

cast of Urinetown The Musical

‘Urinetown The Musical’ trickles its way to the Nashville Rep stage

We know, we know. It’s hard to get past the title. But if you do, we assure you Nashville Repertory Theatre’s 35th season opener Urinetown The Musical, which runs from September 14-29 in TPAC’s Johnson Theater, is potty humor at its best and easy to digest.

CATS performance on stage

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.

Roxy Regional Theatre exterior

‘A Chorus Line’ kicks off Roxy Regional Theatre’s 37th season

Clarksville’s oldest professional theatre is “high stepping” into its 37th season of live entertainment on the corner of Franklin and First in downtown Clarksville with A Chorus Line, a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition.

Tamiko Robinson Steele in 'The Itsy Bitsy Spider'

Dates extended for NCT’s ‘The Itsy Bitsy Spider’ after numerous sell out dates

The Itsy Bitsy Spider is perhaps the ultimate story about perseverance and dedication. We all know the story – the spider climbs the spout, the rain washes it out, the sun dries the rain and then it tries again.