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  • An Evening with Alec Baldwin

    Closed Nov 13, 2019

  • Mean Girls

    Nov 19 - Dec 1, 2019

  • George Balanchine's The Nutcracker

    Dec 6 - 31, 2019

  • The Band's Visit

    Jan 7 - 19, 2020

  • Opera Philadelphia - Verdi's Requiem

    Jan 31 - Feb 2, 2020

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An Evening with Alec Baldwin

Closed November 13, 2019

The current showrunner of Saturday Night Live thanks to his searingly accurate parodies of President 45 (and now, Bill O'Reilly), the veteran actor and Eighties' heartthrob finally opens up about his life with candidness in a special interview on tour! A star in Hollywood thanks to his leading roles in movies such as Beetlejuice, Working Girl, Glengarry Glen Ross, The Cooler, and The Departed, he also made waves in 30 Rock, winning two Emmys, three Golden Globes, and seven Screen Actors Guild Awards as irrepressible NBC exec Jack Donaghy.

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Mean Girls

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November 19 - December 1, 2019

Tina Fey's Drama Desk award-winning Broadway musical, based on the 2004 Lindsay Lohan film, Mean Girls is hitting the road on its first national tour this year! With a book by Fey, direction by Book of Mormon's Casey Nicholaw, music and lyrics by Jeff Richmond and Legally Blonde's Nell Benjamin - which includes tracks "Apex Predator" and "I'd Rather Be Me"- it's no surprise that the musical is Broadway's latest smash hit, earning 12 Tony nominations along the way.

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George Balanchine's The Nutcracker

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December 6 - 31, 2019

George Balanchine's enduring and now iconic ballet The Nutcracker is performed by only a handful of American companies every holiday season, with Pennsylvania Ballet being one of the most famous, having performed it for 50 years and counting! Create new yuletide memories with this distinctive production of the classic holiday tale.

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The Band's Visit

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Winner of 10 Tony Awards

January 7 - 19, 2020

Having left Broadway spellbound, the exquisite, and ten-time Tony-winning musical from Itamar Moses and David Yazbeck heads out on tour. A hit with critics and audiences alike, follow the fortunes of an Egyptian Police Band as they are stranded overnight in isolated town in the Israeli desert due to a language mix up.

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Opera Philadelphia - Verdi's Requiem

January 31 - February 2, 2020

Operatic in scale, bombastic in execution, Opera Philadelphia invite you to experience the wonder, passion and glory of Verdi's incredible Requiem in celebration of Corrado Rovardi's 20th year with the company. Featuring the talents of the full orchestra and chorus alongside soloists Leah Crocetto, Daniela Mack, Evan Le Roy Johnson and In-Sung Jim, enjoy an epic and unmissable performance of the iconic chorale.

Academy of Music

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Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 1420 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

  • Year opened: 1857
  • Capacity: 2500
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  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

Built in 1857, the Academy of Music is one of Philadelphia's oldest arts venues and the country's oldest continually-used opera house! Once the home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, today the Academy hosts touring Broadway shows each year as well as classical and pop concerts, and live comedy.

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