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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.

man in kitchen with food on counter

Antoni Porowski from ‘Queer Eye’ brings foodie fun to TPAC Sept. 13

Get ready Queer Eye fans… Antoni Porowski is coming to TPAC Sept. 13 for an evening of conversation and foodie fun in partnership with Williams Sonoma to celebrate the publication of his first cookbook “Antoni in the Kitchen.”

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.

Kevin James

‘The King of Queens’ star Kevin James comes to TPAC September 27

Emmy-nominated actor Kevin James, best known for his role in the hit television series “The King of Queens” brings his stand-up comedy show, Kevin James Live […]

CIty and Colour (solo)

City and Colour announces special two-night performances in Nashville and beyond

City and Colour announced a North American tour with Nigerian-born British singer-songwriter Jacob Banks and British Columbia based songwriter Ben Rogers, the first signing to Still […]

Kathleen O'Brien seated at her desk

Kathleen O’Brien looks back at 30 years with TPAC

Kathleen O’Brien has seen tremendous change over the last 30 years – not only at Tennessee Performing Arts Center but throughout Nashville itself. But even as the nonprofit’s longtime leader prepares to step down from her post in July, it’s clear that her passion for the arts remains strong.

students performing The Jungle Book KIDS on stage

RECAP: Disney Musicals in Schools Student Share brings tigers, princesses, and more to TPAC

Between TPAC’s three theaters, there are hundreds of events that take place each year including Broadway shows, comedians, resident company performances, and more. Arguably the most fun (and rewarding) is the Disney Musicals in Schools Student Share Celebration.

Lilla Galgoczy-Toler and Trenton McCrary

Lilla Galgoczy-Toler, Trenton McCrary win top honors at 2019 Spotlight Awards, will compete nationally in New York

Two Davidson County high school students, Lilla Galgoczy-Toler of Nashville School of the Arts and Trenton McCrary of John Overton High School, took home Outstanding Lead Actress and Actor honors at the 2019 Spotlight Awards and will travel to New York in June to compete nationally in The Jimmy Awards.