News Center

Category: Education

Studio Tenn offers students theatre opportunities outside the classroom

On March 23, high school and college students gathered at Studio Tenn to take advantage of one of the company’s educational programs – a Broadway master […]

TPAC & Lipscomb University celebrate high school talent in 2019 Spotlight Awards

TPAC & Lipscomb University celebrate high school talent with 2019 Spotlight Awards

Talented high school actors, singers, dancers and technicians from 28 Tennessee schools are putting their skills on display this year and seeking recognition and important feedback as part of the sixth annual Nashville High School Musical Theatre Awards, or Spotlight Awards.

Mason Trueblood, Ivan Marić, Malcom Buchanan, Ben Giroux, John O’Hurley, Peyton White, Ariana Crowder, Bridget Whitman and Dan Castiglione in 'Peter Pan and Tinker Bell: A Pirate’s Christmas'

PREVIEW: Lythgoe Family shares gift of Panto with ‘Peter Pan and Tinker Bell: A Pirate’s Christmas’

Over the years, the Lythgoe family has earned a reputation for producing popular reality television shows, such as “American Idol” and “So You Think You Can Dance.” But also they share a real passion for “bringing affordable theatre to families across America.”

TPAC expands Disney Musicals in Schools program into Bedford County

For the first time since launching a pilot Disney Musicals in Schools program in 2011, TPAC is expanding it to students and educators in rural Tennessee communities, inviting two elementary schools in Bedford Country to participate.

TPAC Gala on August 25

TPAC honors Bridgestone Americas, John Cody with Applause Awards at TPAC Gala

Recognizing decades of support for its nonprofit mission, TPAC presented its highest honor, the Applause Award, to Bridgestone Americas and John Cody, the former Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), at the TPAC Gala.

Feature image for 18-19 HOT Season

Classic literature, history – even soccer – shape TPAC’s 2018-19 Season for Young People

A journey to the Klondike during the gold rush, a bilingual musical tour of the Americas and even the excitement of a soccer match await student audiences who attend performances through TPAC’s 2018-19 Season for Young Audiences, now open for reservations.

Podcast: ‘Waitress’ Arts Appetizer

During this Arts Appetizer, we spoke with Waitress cast members Desi Oakley and Bryan Fenkart on everything from the coherency of the cast to working with Sara Bareilles. […]

80 nominees from 24 states pose pre-show at the Minskoff Theatre in New York.

And the Jimmy Award goes to…

Coveted awards for Best Performance by an Actress and Best Performance by an Actor were presented to Reneé Rapp (Charlotte, NC) and Andrew Barth Feldman (New York, NY) at the 10th Annual Jimmy Awards June 25 at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway.