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  • Miss Saigon

    Until Mar 31, 2019

  • Celtic Woman

    Apr 4, 2019

  • Paw Patrol

    Apr 5 - 7, 2019

  • Anastasia

    Apr 9 - 14, 2019

  • Opera Philadelphia - La Boheme

    Apr 26 - May 5, 2019

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Miss Saigon

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Until March 31, 2019

Fresh from Broadway! Heartbreaking musical epic Miss Saigon begins its country wide tour this fall in Rhode Island. A musical by Claude-Michel Schonberg and Alain Boublil and based on Puccini's famous opera Madame Butterly, Miss Saigon tells the heartache and anguish of forbidden love during the Vietnamese war.

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Celtic Woman

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April 4, 2019

Described as "Riverdance for the voice", this truly Irish ensemble takes their influences from the likes of Enya, Moya Brennan and Clannad, with their unique spin on traditional songs and modern pieces earning them 10 million albums sold worldwide since their inception.

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Paw Patrol

April 5 - 7, 2019

Forget Thunderbirds! Every child knows that if you're in need of rescue, you call Paw Patrol. The hugely successful Nickelodeon show follows the adventures of a group of brave canines, led by German Shepard Chase and tech-savvy 10-year-old Ryder, who make it their mission to help anyone in need. In 2016 Paw Patrol headed out on its first ever live action stage tour - and now the fun continues for another year! Expect to see all your favorite characters brought to life with the help of great costumes, video projections and upbeat music taken from the programme.

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Anastasia

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April 9 - 14, 2019

Take an incredible journey to the past as the critically acclaimed, Broadway production of Anastasia heads on tour for a strictly limited engagement as part of the brand new 2018/19 theater season. Born from the pens of Obie and Tony-winning playwright Terrence McNally and Tony-winning writing team Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens, who ruled the Great White Way with their smash hit Ragtime, the musical draws on the score of the beloved animated film and includes the memorable melodies of Once Upon A December and Journey To The Past.

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Opera Philadelphia - La Boheme

April 26 - May 5, 2019

Consisting of some of the most musically exquisite and popular scenes of the Italian repertoire, Puccini's La Boheme has become a mainstay of leading opera houses the world over since its world premiere in 1896. In Opera Philadelphia's latest revival, its sweeping romance and bittersweet melancholy marry seamlessly with set designs inspired and brought to life by Impressionist art pieces from the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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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  • Merchandise booths
  • 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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