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

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  • Come From Away

    Oct 22 - Nov 3, 2019

  • Black Violin

    Nov 8, 2019

  • Baby Shark Live

    Nov 10, 2019

  • An Evening with Alec Baldwin

    Nov 13, 2019

  • Mean Girls

    Nov 19 - Dec 1, 2019

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Come From Away

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Tony Award Winner

October 22 - November 3, 2019

Following well-received engagements on Broadway and its premiere city Toronto, this new hit musical based on true events will launch its first-ever national tour in Seattle in October 2018! Nominated for 8 Tony Awards and 9 Drama Desk gongs, this is a musical that celebrates human endurance, compassion and bravery under dreadful circumstances.

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Black Violin

November 8, 2019

Classical music meets hip-hop in the groundbreaking duo Black Violin and their Classical Boom Tour, an outing that blurs the lines between genre, race, and gender with its unique fusion of groove and strings. The outfit features Will Baptiste on viola and Kev Marcus on violin.

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Baby Shark Live

November 10, 2019

You've heard the song, learnt the lyrics AND all the actions too... now come and sing-a-long in this special live event with Baby Shark and Pinkfong! Your little ones will learn about shapes, numbers and colours, and go on all sorts of adventures in this special new production made especially for kids.

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An Evening with Alec Baldwin

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 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 Nicolaw, along with 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.

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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  • In-house bar
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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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