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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.

‘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 […]

TLACC's 5th Annual Empanada Tasting Event

5th Annual Empanada Tasting Event set for Sept. 5

The Tennessee Latin American Chamber of Commerce (TLACC) and Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) are joining together again to present a tour of the flavor, culture and rich diversity of Nashville’s Latin American communities with TLACC’s 5th Annual Empanada Tasting Event at TPAC on Thursday, Sept. 5, at 5:30 p.m.

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 […]

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Conversations with Nick Cave tour makes Tennessee stop at TPAC on October 3

Following a debut run on the East coast last year, Nick Cave brings his evenings of talk and music back to North America for a full tour, including a stop at TPAC’s Polk Theater on October 3.