Spring Awakening

SPRING AWAKENING is an indie rock musical based on Frank Wedekind's play, SPRING'S AWAKENING. The show won six Tony Awards and four Drama Desk Awards and catapulted the careers of Lea Michele and Jonathan Groff. The musical, like the play, is set in Germany at the end of the 19th century.

April 23-26 & April 30-May 3, 2015 /Read >




Tim Janis: Songs from the Heart

Composer, producer, and performer Tim Janis fosters a deep belief in creating music that can heal and bring peace on a global level. His music has traveled a long and fascinating journey from Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center in New York City, to Africa, China, and Eastern Europe.

May 7, 2015 /Read >


"Weird Al" Yankovic Mandatory World Tour

Fresh off the biggest year of his storied career, "Weird Al" Yankovic Mandatory World Tour will visit over 100 cities throughout North America, Europe, and Australia. The tour follows the release of Weird Al's #1 album, Mandatory Fun (RCA Records). The album was released on July 15, 2014 and immediately shot to #1 on Billboard's Top 200 Album Chart.

July 15, 2015 /Read > 



Chris Hardwick- The Funcomfortable Tour

Chris Hardwick is a stand-up comedian, chart-topping podcaster, television personality, contributor for Wired magazine, and creative head of the multi-platform media behemoth known as Nerdist Industries.
September 25, 2015, /Read >

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