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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.

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‘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 […]

The Chieftains and Friends: The Irish Goodbye

The Chieftains bring The Irish Goodbye Tour to TPAC Feb. 19

Highly recognized for reinventing traditional Irish music on a contemporary and international scale, The Chieftains will bring The Irish Goodbye Tour to TPAC February 19. After […]

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Nashville Ballet announces 2019-20 company roster

Nashville Ballet Artistic Director Paul Vasterling has announced the 2019-20 season roster. Vasterling promotes three artists from within and welcomes four newcomers to the organization. Nashville […]

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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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Award-winning Irish singer-songwriter Foy Vance coming to TPAC Oct. 19

Foy Vance, the award-winning Northern Irish singer-songwriter is launching a new tour this fall, making a stop in Nashville on October 19! This will be his […]

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PREVIEW: ‘Miss Saigon’ stirs personal connections and contemporary themes

To understand Jackie Nguyen’s unique connection with Miss Saigon, one need only consult her cast bio in the program – “Dedicated to my family who escaped Vietnam over 30 years ago.”

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Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg’s point of inspiration for ‘Miss Saigon’

This photograph was, for Alain and I, the start of everything…   The composer of Miss Saigon, Claude-Michel Schönberg, traces his inspiration for the development of the […]