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Tony Award-winning ‘The Band’s Visit’ leads Broadway’s return to Nashville

The Tony Award-winning ‘The Band’s Visit,’ sparks Broadway’s return to Nashville with its premiere engagement October 19-24 at TPAC.

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Tony Award-winning ‘The Band’s Visit’ leads Broadway’s return to Nashville

The Tony Award-winning ‘The Band’s Visit,’ sparks Broadway’s return to Nashville with its premiere engagement October 19-24 at TPAC.

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‘Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage’ at TPAC Dec. 16-22

Just in time for the holiday season, the ‘Peanuts’ gang will be coming to the Tennessee Performing Art Center’s Polk Theater Dec. 16-22 in A Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage.

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Local students Kelly Whitlow and Noah Henry to perform in the Jimmy Awards® virtual ceremony on July 15

Our 2021 Spotlight Awards have come to an end, and we have two winners to represent Middle Tennessee in the 2021 Jimmy Awards®! Kelly Whitlow of […]

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TPAC to host Job Fairs on July 7 & 10

Intermission is almost over, and we are looking for you to play a supporting role! TPAC will be hosting Job Fairs on Wednesday, July 7, and […]

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Nashville Ballet announces 2021-22 season

Our friends at the Nashville Ballet have announced their upcoming 2021-22 season! Featuring a collection of magical classics, iconic contemporary favorites, and brand-new debuts by world-renowned […]

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Nashville Repertory Theatre announces 2021-22 season

Live theatre is coming back across the country! Our friends at the Nashville Repertory Theatre announced their 2021-22 season, and we cannot wait to see the […]

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TPAC President and CEO selected for Leadership Music’s Class of 2022

Tennessee Performing Arts Center President and CEO Jennifer Turner is one of forty-six industry leaders from across the county selected for Leadership Music’s Class of 2022. […]

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TPAC is bringing Broadway ‘roaring back’ with 21-22 season featuring Disney’s ‘The Lion King’

TPAC is bringing the best of Broadway “roaring back” to Nashville with its 2021-22 season featuring the return of Disney’s The Lion King.

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TPAC to present performance film of Fisk Jubilee Singers® as part of 150th Anniversary celebration

Walk Together Children: The 150th Anniversary of the Fisk Jubilee Singers, a performance film featuring the multi-award-winning and world-renowned Fisk Jubilee Singers®, is available through Vimeo On Demand April 29-May 14.

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Nashville Ballet to present Virtual Family Day

Due to the evolving situation surrounding COVID-19, Nashville Ballet has modified their annual Family Day at the Ballet event to a virtual experience streaming April 23-25, […]

Nashville Rep Spring Masterclass Series featuring Norm Lewis, Ali Stroker, Liz Callaway, Adrianna Hicks

Nashville Repertory Theatre announces rep conservatory masterclass series

Nashville Repertory Theatre’s education program, the Rep Conservatory, will host four masterclasses with Broadway performers this spring! The series will include classes from Norm Lewis, Ali […]

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Nashville Ballet offers hybrid learning opportunities

Throughout the pandemic, Nashville Ballet has continued to adjust performances, classes, and programming to ensure that audiences, dancers, and ballet students can continue to find comfort […]

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Women’s Day on Broadway 2021 set for March 12

In celebration of International Women’s Day, Disney on Broadway announces free registration, programming, and participants for the 4th annual “Women’s Day on Broadway” virtual event on […]

May We All: A New Country Musical

‘May We All’ sets Nashville residency at TPAC for Summer 2022

Lively McCabe Entertainment and CuzBro Productions set world premiere of “May We All” in June 2022 as a special presentation of TPAC’s Broadway series.

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TPAC partnership with HCA Healthcare/TriStar Health to guide safe reopening

TPAC and Nashville Symphony are launching a partnership with HCA Healthcare, one of the nation’s leading providers and healthcare services, and its TriStar Health affiliate based in Nashville to guide the safe return to live performances.

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Dear Evan Hansen announces national “You Will Be Found” essay challenge with $10,000 college scholarship

Dear Evan Hansen, along with partners The Broadway Education Alliance and Gotham Writers Workshop, is proud to announce the third annual “You Will Be Found” College […]

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2021 Jimmy Awards ceremony and education activities to be presented virtually

The Broadway League is pleased to announce that the 12th Jimmy Awards® will be presented on Thursday, July 15, 2021. Due to the ongoing health concerns […]

TPAC 40th Anniversary Celebration Saturday, February 20, 2021, at 7:00 p.m.

TPAC marks 40th Anniversary with free, virtual celebration as gift to community

TPAC is turning 40 and bringing the party to you with a free, virtual 40th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, Feb. 20, as a thank you for more than four decades of generous community support.

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Nashville Ballet to present Attitude: A Two-Part Virtual Series

Following the success of the televised premiere of Nashville’s Nutcracker, Nashville Ballet presents its next installment of virtual content with Attitude, a two-part series set to […]

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Live event venues unite for Tennessee Venue Pledge

Multiple groups, including TPAC, have joined the Nashville Predators and Bridgestone in pledging to opening and operating with the absolute highest standard of safety to protect guests, performers, and athletes.