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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.

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Nashville reacts to the first day of ‘Hamilton’ on-sale

This past Monday, hundreds of people from far and wide showed up to get their golden ticket to the international musical sensation, Hamilton, coming to Nashville Dec. 31 to Jan. 19, 2020. The Lin-Manuel Miranda-penned show plays a total 24 times at TPAC’s Jackson Hall, the longest running show of the 2019-2020 Broadway season, but that didn’t slow down Nashvillians.

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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.

The Lantern Tour II: Concerts for Migrant and Refugee Families

Emmylou Harris, Sheryl Crow, Steve Earle and more benefit migrant families with the ‘Lantern Tour II’ concert Jan.11

Last year, Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle, Brandi Carlile and more went on “The Lantern Tour” benefiting migrant and refugee families. Well, the Women’s Refugee Commission is at it again with The Lantern tour II: Concerts for Migrant and Refugee Families, coming to TPAC’s War Memorial Auditorium on Jan. 11.

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The “Memory” of ‘CATS’ through the years: Who sang it best?

A song impossible to forget, “Memory” from the Broadway musical CATS is widely considered to be the original king of show tunes. So, before CATS pounces into TPAC Nov. 19-24, we thought we’d take a look at the timeless tune to finally answer the question: Who has the best ‘Memory’?

Every Brilliant Thing

Nashville Rep brings acclaimed one-man show, ‘Every Brilliant Thing’ to TPAC Nov. 7-10

The list began when he was seven, after his mother’s first attempt. A list of everything that makes life worth living: 1. Ice cream 2. Water fights 3. Staying up past your bedtime and being allowed to watch tv 4. The color yellow 5. Things with stripes 6. Rollercoasters 7. People falling over.

Hamilton

‘Hamilton’ public on-sale set for November 11

Tickets for HAMILTON at TPAC will go on sale to the public Monday, November 11 at 10 a.m.

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TPAC impact partners provide unique experience for Nashville community and youth groups

When the national tour of Once on This Island kicked off in Nashville, there were a few lucky enough to immerse themselves in the Tony Award-winning revival’s unique on-stage seating, literally putting their toes in the sand.