TICKETS & EVENTS

Forbidden Broadway

Jan 10, 2017 - Mar 12, 2017
FORBIDDEN BROADWAY is the longest-running musical revue in the world — now in its 35th year! Famous for its sharp spoofs of all things Broadway...

Wicked

Feb 01, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017
WICKED, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz …but from a different angle.  Long before Dorothy arrives, there is...

BODYTRAFFIC

Feb 22, 2017
Named one of Dance Magazine’s “25 to Watch,” BODYTRAFFIC has skyrocketed to international acclaim. Born from the sheer love of dance...

Franzini Family Science Circus - Field Trip Grades K-5

Feb 23, 2017
Circus props and more are transformed into objects of scientific concern and fascination to stimulate thought, interest and a better understanding of science...

Happy Hour Concert - American Spirit(s)

Feb 23, 2017
Don’t just sit there on the Howard Frankland Bridge after work. Let the music move you instead at happy hour with The Florida Orchestra. Start with...

Mardi Gras in New Orleans - The Florida Orchestra

Feb 24, 2017
Famed trumpeter Byron Stripling leads this parade of hot New Orleans jazz. The good times roll with music from Fats Domino, Mahalia Jackson and Louis Armstrong.

Rebecca Zapen - Live & Local

Feb 24, 2017
6-9PM A third-generation musician in a family tree including players of violin, piano, double bass, guitar, and accordion, Rebecca Zapen has developed into...
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Camp-A-Palooza

Feb 25, 2017
SAT • FEB 25 • 10-2PM Join us for a FREE afternoon of performances, snacks, games and good times! Take a tour, watch a class and enjoy the fun at...
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Dean Johanesen - Live & Local

Feb 25, 2017
5:45‐7:45PM After being in bands for many years with rotating members and differentiating musical influences, Johanesen decided to pursue a solo career. In...
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Katie Adams: Stories from the Sea

Feb 25, 2017
Splash into aquatic excitement when storyteller Katie Adams and her colorful props bring beloved children’s tales to life. Dive into the imagination...

Pablo Sainz Villegas

Feb 25, 2017
Heralded as “the soul of the Spanish guitar,” Villegas shocked Spanish audiences with his grasp of the instrument when he took home the Andrés...

John McCutcheon

Feb 27, 2017
Folk’s high-elder John McCutcheon carries the mantle of pioneer Pete Seeger. Seeger called his friend and protégé “one of our country’s...

Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue

Mar 03, 2017 - Mar 04, 2017
Colorful costumes, joyful dance and thrilling live music make up Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue. This evening explodes with the sounds of India...

The Dali Experience - The Florida Orchestra

Mar 03, 2017
Michael Francis, conductorCañizares, guitar  Wagner: Tristan and Isolde-Prelude and LiebestodRodrigo: Concierto de AranjuezFalla: The...

The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes

Mar 04, 2017
Fans of The Princess Bride join the heroic Westley (actor Cary Elwes) in a behind-the-scenes look at life on and off the set of the iconic film. After a...

An Evening with Carl Hiaasen

Mar 05, 2017
Native son of Florida, award-winning satirical author and Miami Herald columnist Carl Hiaasen keeps the oddball, environmental and often borderline (or...

Celtic Woman: Voices of Angels

Mar 05, 2017
Multi-platinum international music sensation and 2017 Grammy® nominee Celtic Woman, returns with their all-new tour, Voices of Angels. The tour showcases...

Something Rotten!

Mar 07, 2017 - Mar 12, 2017
With 10 Tony® nominations including Best Musical, SOMETHING ROTTEN! is a “big, fat hit!” (New York Post). Set in the ‘90s – the...

Tiempo Libre

Mar 10, 2017
Tiempo Libre returns to The Straz by popular demand. Classically trained at Cuba’s premier conservatories and now based in Miami, the members of three...

Mike Tozier - Live & Local

Mar 11, 2017
5:45-7:45PM Mike Tozier: one of the longest running acoustic musicians in the bay area, with a barrelhouse style reminiscent of John Hammond, and guitar...
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Martin McDonagh’s A Skull in Connemara

Mar 15, 2017 - Apr 09, 2017
Jobsite completes the trilogy from acclaimed playwright and screenwriter (Six Shooter, In Bruges, Seven Psycopaths) Martin McDonagh that began with the very...

Open Rehearsal - Tosca

Mar 21, 2017 - Mar 30, 2017
Opera aficionados and neophytes alike will enjoy a behind-the-scenes peek into a rehearsal with Maestro Daniel Lipton, observing the director and artists...

Happy Hour Concert - Scheherazade: A Fantasy in Music

Mar 23, 2017
Don’t just sit there on the Howard Frankland Bridge after work. Let the music move you instead at happy hour with The Florida Orchestra. Start with...

Latin Nights

Mar 23, 2017
Maestro's proudly presents its Latin Nights series, an evening of food and dancing. Meet new friends, experience Latin-inspired tapas and drink specials...

Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus Live!

Mar 23, 2017 - Mar 26, 2017
This Off-Broadway hit is a one-man fusion of theater and stand-up, a light-hearted theatrical comedy based on The New York Times #1 best-selling book of the...

Momix Opus Cactus

Mar 23, 2017
Opus Cactus takes audiences on a dynamic journey into the hidden landscape of the American Southwest, where bodies morph into splendid figures of the iconic...

A Night at the Opera - The Florida Orchestra

Mar 24, 2017
Music Director Michael Francis takes you on a glorious tour through the greatest hits of the opera house. Experience the drama and passion of timeless...

it gets better

Mar 24, 2017
When several young people took their lives after being bullied in school, syndicated columnist and author Dan Savage and his partner Terry Miller created a...

Coppola Conducts: 100 Years Young

Mar 25, 2017
Maestro Coppola conducts a full orchestra, chorus and soloists in a concert of his compositions and favorite works. This historic event pays homage to...

Opera Tampa Gala 2017

Mar 25, 2017
This year’s Opera Tampa Gala celebrates Maestro Anton Coppola’s 100th birthday and pays homage to his illustrious career and his status as opera...

CANCELLED - An Evening of Song with Cheyenne Jackson

Mar 26, 2017
Sizzling actor-singer Cheyenne Jackson captivated television audiences with his roles on 30 Rock, American Horror Story: Hotel and Glee, simultaneously...

DRUMLine Live

Mar 26, 2017
Big-band sound meets marching-band style in this nonstop musical extravaganza of swinging tunes, popping percussion and high-stepping dance. Created by the...

Seth Glier

Mar 27, 2017
Seth Glier is a folk sensation with a charged falsetto voice somewhere between Getty Lee and Duncan Sheik. As a piano-playing singer/songwriter, Glier...

National Geographic Live presents Rhinos, Rickshaws, and Revolutions: My Search for Truth

Mar 28, 2017
Since beginning her career covering such stories as the conflict in Kosovo and the disputed Pakistan-India border, photojournalist Ami Vitale let one...

Home Free

Mar 29, 2017
Founded by brothers Chris and Adam Rupp, this country a cappella quintet won NBC’s The Sing-Off and began a wildly popular national tour. Their high...

IL VOLO: Notte Magica – A Tribute To The Three Tenors

Mar 30, 2017
The acclaimed, powerhouse Italian pop trio Il Volo returns to the United States to pay homage to their biggest inspiration, The Three Tenors, performing...

Beethoven & Rachmaninoff - The Florida Orchestra

Mar 31, 2017
Recognized as one of today’s most gifted conductors and pianists, Ignat Solzhenitsyn will do both, performing Beethoven’s charming and bouncy...

MattyB
featuring The Haschak Sisters

Apr 01, 2017
Matthew David Morris aka "MattyB" is a 14-year-old pop singer/rapper from Atlanta, GA. He was born on January 6, 2003. Since beginning his music...

Discover Opera - Tosca

Apr 02, 2017
You are invited to take part in an interactive forum designed to enrich your grand opera experience. Featuring Managing Director and Choral Master Robin...
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The House at Pooh Corner

Apr 02, 2017
Spend some tender time with faithful friends Piglet, Tigger, Christopher Robin and that lovable bear called Winnie-the-Pooh in this delightful adaptation of...

Bel Canto Society Reception

Apr 07, 2017
Immediately following the performance, close the season in style with Maestro Daniel Lipton and the cast of Tosca at an exclusive cocktail reception. For...

Tosca

Apr 07, 2017 - Apr 09, 2017
Sometimes rejection feels like a knife in the heart, and no one knows that better than Puccini’s treacherous villain Scarpia when he sets his...

Tosca Friday Pre-performance Dinner

Apr 07, 2017
Enhance your Opera Tampa experience by joining us for an elegant meal before the performance. Hosted by the Opera Tampa League, it's the perfect...

Bianca Del Rio - Not Today Satan Tour

Apr 07, 2017
Bianca Del Rio, the alter ego of comic Roy Haylock and season 6 winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race, is a self-professed “clown in a gown.” This...

Amy Morgan - Live & Local

Apr 09, 2017
11:45AM‐1:45PM Amy Morgan is a jazz vocalist who has been performing professionally in the Tampa Bay area for over eight years. She has sang venues large...
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Tosca Sunday Pre-performance Brunch

Apr 09, 2017
Enhance your Opera Tampa experience by joining us for an elegant meal before the performance. Hosted by the Opera Tampa League, it's the perfect...

One Woman Sex and the City A Parody of Love, Friendship and Shoes

Apr 11, 2017 - Apr 13, 2017
This loving tribute takes audiences through a laughter-infused version of all six seasons of the beloved show. TJ Dawe (director and co-creator of One Man...

Chris Rock - Total Blackout The Tour 2017

Apr 14, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017
Grammy® and Emmy® Award-winning comedian, actor, director, writer and producer, Chris Rock, announced a highly anticipated return to live comedy with...

Patel Conservatory presents On The Edge

Apr 15, 2017
Featuring the award-winning dancers of the Patel Conservatory Popular Dance Program alongside artists from Next Generation Ballet, On the Edge offers...

Theresa Caputo LIVE! The Experience

Apr 18, 2017
From TLC’s hit show Long Island Medium, Theresa Caputo LIVE! The Experience brings Caputo face-to-face with her fans, as she lets spirits guide her...

Latin Nights

Apr 20, 2017
Maestro's proudly presents its Latin Nights series, an evening of food and dancing. Meet new friends, experience Latin-inspired tapas and drink specials...

The M.E. Tour featuring Marsha Ambrosius and Eric Benét

Apr 20, 2017
Grammy® nominees Marsha Ambrosius, of Floetry, and the soulful Eric Benét collaborate on this electrifying tour mixing and melding the best of both of...

Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science Tour

Apr 21, 2017
Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science, is the follow-up to his smash Edible Inevitable tour. Fans can expect all new everything including songs, multimedia...

Patel Conservatory presents You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Apr 21, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017
Performed by Patel Conservatory students in grades 5-12, Charles Schulz’s beloved comic strip comes to life onstage in Clark Gesner’s classic...

Singin’ and Swingin’: A Century of Ella - The Florida Orchestra

Apr 21, 2017
Celebrate a century of the one and only Ella Fitzgerald. Join Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist Carmen Bradford and conductor Jeff Tyzik for the music that...

The Azure Sky In Oz

Apr 21, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017
THE AZURE SKY IN OZ, by William Leavengood, is a powerful, funny, but unflinching drama about two women whose lives are profoundly changed by their immersion...

ROCKTOPIA LIVE: A Classic (R)evolution

Apr 22, 2017
ROCKTOPIA LIVE is a revolutionary performance celebrating the fusion of classical music with classic rock. The live concert features five world-class...

The Sandi Sylver Puppet Show

Apr 22, 2017
Sandi Sylver’s delightful cadre of soft, fabric puppets entertain wee audiences and their adult companions with masterful storytelling and singing that...

Breakin' Out

Apr 23, 2017
The spring recital features students in Preparatory tap, Level 1A jazz and tap, Level 1B jazz, Young Children’s Tap Gr. K, Young Children’s Tap...

Patel Conservatory presents You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Apr 23, 2017
SENSORY-FRIENDLY PERFORMANCE Performed by Patel Conservatory students in grades 5-12, Charles Schulz’s beloved comic strip comes to life onstage in...

Patel Conservatory presents Spring Into Dance

Apr 23, 2017
The spring recital features students enrolled in Beginning Dance 2, Beginning Dance 3 and Primary. It is an opportunity for the students to have their first...

Joshua James

Apr 24, 2017
A singer-songwriter raised in the hard-bitten landscape of Nebraska who migrated to found his own small farm in Utah and record self-revelatory albums in...

Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man

Apr 27, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017
In this hilarious new three-character comedy based on the best-selling book of the same title, audiences are welcomed into a fun-filled world of foolproof...

Symphonie Fantastique - The Florida Orchestra

Apr 28, 2017
Through music, the orchestra tells the story of French composer Hector Berlioz in his Symphonie Fantastique, a self-portrait of an artist’s destructive...

Best of Tampa Bay

Apr 29, 2017
Join us at "Tampa's Best Party!" This all-you-can-eat food and drink extravaganza boasts more than 40 of Tampa Bay's finest restaurants and...

An Evening of song with Aaron Tveit

Apr 30, 2017
Aaron Tveit, who created the role of Gabe Goodman in the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next To Normal, began his Broadway career when a mock audition for...

Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I

May 02, 2017 - May 07, 2017
“I doubt I’ll see a better production in my lifetime.” – Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal “SOMETHING WONDERFUL indeed...

Patel Conservatory presents Evening of Dance

May 05, 2017
The performance features students in ballet, tap, jazz and Flamenco dance from the Open Dance Program.

Private Lesson Recitals

May 06, 2017
SAT • MAY 6 • 10AM-6PM Enjoy the talents of youth and adult students who take music lessons with the artist-teachers of the Patel Conservatory...
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Opera Tampa Year-End Showcase

May 07, 2017
Description is forthcoming.

Tampa Bay Symphony Dazzling Inspirations

May 07, 2017
Featuring Jeffrey Multer, violin ​Composer Competition Winner Holst - Beni Mora - Oriental Suite for Orchestra, Op 29, No. 1 Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto...

Sebastian Maniscalco: Why Would You Do That?

May 12, 2017
Saying what we’re all thinking has always been Sebastian Maniscalco’s specialty. Except when he says it, it’s a whole lot funnier, and that...

The American Songbook: Then and Now - The Florida Orchestra

May 12, 2017
Nobody loves a piano like Tony DeSare. The jazzy singer-songwriter-pianist has a style that’s all his own. From Sinatra to Prince from Mercer to...

Patel Conservatory Youth Ballet's Beginning Dance 1 Recitals

May 13, 2017
The Beginning Dance 1 recitals takes place in the TECO Theater and begin with a class demonstration to show skills learned throughout the year. It concludes...

Masters of Dance: Balanchine and Robbins plus Petipa’s Don Quixote Suite

May 13, 2017 - May 14, 2017
Next Generation Ballet presents Masters of Dance: Balanchine and Robbins plus Petipa’s Don Quixote Suite. Any young dancer dreams of the day he...

Darrin Bradbury

May 15, 2017
Darrin Bradbury spent years as the front man for Big Wilson River before striking out on his own. A road-seasoned singer-songwriter, Bradbury brings an old...

Opera Tampa League’s Wondrous Wednesday

May 17, 2017
Wondrous Wednesdays are a new series of casual social events hosted by the Opera Tampa League. Join fellow opera lovers for a cocktail reception and learn...

Israel Horovitz’s Gloucester Blue

May 17, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017
Stumpy and Latham are working-class housepainters in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Husband and wife Bummy and Lexi are their upscale clients. Blue may be the...

Latin Nights

May 18, 2017
Maestro's proudly presents its Latin Nights series, an evening of food and dancing. Meet new friends, experience Latin-inspired tapas and drink specials...

Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto - The Florida Orchestra

May 19, 2017
Described as both powerful and poetic, TFO debut pianist Dejan Lazic performs Beethoven’s brilliant Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor,” in the...

Patel Conservatory End of Year Celebration

May 20, 2017
This celebration of Patel Conservatory’s brightest and best are highlighted in our annual End-of-Year Celebration. Graduating senior musicians, Theater...

Finding Neverland

May 30, 2017 - Jun 04, 2017
FINDING NEVERLAND is Broadway’s biggest new hit and the winner of Broadway.com's Audience Choice Award for BEST MUSICAL! This breathtaking smash...

The Naked Magicians

Jun 02, 2017 - Jun 03, 2017
The Naked Magicians returns to The Straz! The show features magic, mirth and more than a touch of mayhem as these two hot and hilarious magicians say...

Broadway Star of the Future Awards Showcase

Jun 04, 2017
The Straz Center presents this Tony Awards® inspired awards showcase in Ferguson Hall to honor area high school musical theater programs and students...

Latin Nights

Jun 22, 2017
Maestro's proudly presents its Latin Nights series, an evening of food and dancing. Meet new friends, experience Latin-inspired tapas and drink specials...

An Evening of song with Leslie Odom Jr.

Jun 23, 2017
Direct from his Tony®-winning role as Aaron Burr in Broadway’s hottest hit, Hamilton, Leslie Odom, Jr. appears in this solo concert for one...

Bring It! live

Jul 02, 2017
After a massive sold-out 2016 summer tour, Lifetime®’s hit series Bring It! is back by overwhelming demand. The Bring It! Live tour will feature...

Disney's The Little Mermaid

Jul 11, 2017 - Jul 16, 2017
An Under the Sea Sensation! With music by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, this beautiful Broadway hit is based on your favorite Disney film...

Caryl Churchill’s Cloud 9

Jul 12, 2017 - Aug 06, 2017
Jobsite closes the season with a reimagining of what Creative Loafing named a “Top 10 Play of the Decade.” Imagine a British sex farce put into a...

Latin Nights

Jul 20, 2017
Maestro's proudly presents its Latin Nights series, an evening of food and dancing. Meet new friends, experience Latin-inspired tapas and drink specials...

Motown The Musical

Aug 08, 2017 - Aug 13, 2017
It began as one man’s story … became everyone’s music… and is now Broadway’s musical. Motown The Musical is the true American...

Latin Nights

Aug 17, 2017
Maestro's proudly presents its Latin Nights series, an evening of food and dancing. Meet new friends, experience Latin-inspired tapas and drink specials...

Latin Nights

Sep 14, 2017
Maestro's proudly presents its Latin Nights series, an evening of food and dancing. Meet new friends, experience Latin-inspired tapas and drink specials...

RENT - 20th Anniversary Tour

Sep 19, 2017 - Sep 24, 2017
In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway … and forever changed the landscape of American theater. Two decades...

On Your Feet!

Oct 24, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
The music is irresistible. The story is unforgettable. From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to America and broke through...

Fun Home

Nov 28, 2017 - Dec 03, 2017
Every once in a while a Broadway musical comes along that surprises, moves and excites audiences in ways only a truly landmark musical can.  The &ldquo...

The Book of Mormon

Dec 05, 2017 - Dec 10, 2017
The New York Times calls it "the best musical of this century." The Washington Post says, "It is the kind of evening that restores your faith...

Love Never Dies

Dec 12, 2017 - Dec 17, 2017
The ultimate love story continues in LOVE NEVER DIES Andrew Lloyd Webber’s spellbinding sequel to The Phantom of the Opera. The year is 1907. It is 10...

School of Rock

Jan 02, 2018 - Jan 07, 2018
SCHOOL OF ROCK is a New York Times Critics’ Pick and “AN INSPIRING JOLT OF ENERGY, JOY AND MAD SKILLZ!” (Entertainment Weekly). Based on...

Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour

Jan 19, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
The international Irish dance phenomenon is back by popular demand in RIVERDANCE - The 20th Anniversary World Tour. Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined...

The Phantom of the Opera

Feb 14, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018
Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will return to Tampa as part of a brand new...

The Color Purple

Mar 06, 2018 - Mar 11, 2018
THE COLOR PURPLE is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit to the heart” (The Hollywood Reporter...

The Bodyguard

Mar 20, 2018 - Mar 25, 2018
Based on the smash hit film, the award-winning musical will star Grammy® Award nominee and R&B superstar Deborah Cox! Former Secret Service agent...

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

Mar 27, 2018 - Apr 01, 2018
Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record...

Waitress

Apr 24, 2018 - Apr 29, 2018
Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by five-time Grammy® nominee...

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