Arizona is lucky to have some of the best theaters, hosting performances from all of the greatest musicals and shows. During 2014 and 2015, Arizona theatre’s will host some of the most incredible musicals of all time. Mark your calendars to put on a nice dress or suit and come out to one of these five fabulous shows. Be sure to buy your tickets early, these hot shows are sure to sell out in no time!
Featured below are five must-see musicals coming to Phoenix.
Broadway’s biggest blockbuster is back by popular demand and is better than ever! There is a reason “Wicked” continually breaks box office records and always sells out in record time. This awe-inspiring Broadway favorite is something you don’t want to miss. The show is coming to Arizona from Aug. 26, 2015 to Oct. 4, 2015. Be sure to join Broadway’s best as they tell the story of two unlikely friends journeying through the Land of Oz in this breathtaking performance.
For more information on Wicked, visit www.wickedthemusical.com.
2. The Phantom of the Opera
“The Phantom of the Opera” will come to Tempe at the beautiful ASU Gammage Theatre from May 27, 2015 to June 7, 2015 as a part of a brand new North American Tour. This Broadway hit follows the romance between the “phantom,” a very hideous man who lives under the opera and haunts all opera goers, and Christine, an opera singer who was chosen by the phantom as a companion to keep below the opera house with him. You will not want to miss out on this love story!
For more information on the musical, visit www.thephantomoftheopera.com.
3. Jersey Boys
This summer, don’t miss out on the popular Broadway musical “Jersey Boys.” Based off of the hit songs from singers “Frankie Valley and the Four Seasons,” “Jersey Boys” has taken Broadway by a storm. This upbeat and captivating musical is coming to the ASU Gammage from July 22, 2014 to Aug 3, 2014.
For more information on Jersey Boys, visit www.jerseyboysinfo.com.
Set in the legendary city of Chicago during the roaring 20’s, “Chicago” follows the story of two murderers locked up in jail who are working to make an outlandish showbiz comeback. This sexy Broadway sensation is hitting the Arizona stage on March 27-29.
For more information on Chicago, visit www.chicagothemusical.com.
“Pippin,” one of the best musical revivals of all time, is coming to Arizona this upcoming year. This mesmerizing acrobatic show follows the story of a young prince on his search for adventure and meaning in life. Mark your calendars for Dec. 2-7 2014!
For more information on Pippin, visit www.pippinthemusical.com.
For information on other fabulous musicals coming to the ASU Gammage theatre and to purchase tickets, visit www.asugammage.com.
Images courtesy of Broadway.org.