Monday Night Concerts Lined Up Through April 2017

Concerts take the stage on Monday nights at 7:30pm at ABT, and early seating for dinner is at 5:30pm.  There’s something for everyone!

Oktoberfest featuring THE CHARDON POLKA BAND

October 17

Join ABT for the sounds of The Chardon Polka Band at an Oktoberfest event. The Chardon Polka Band is a group that brings new life and energy to polka. While the group has an extensive catalogue of traditional music, they are not afraid to bring their own tunes into the mix along with polka-pop covers of artists like Justin Bieber and Lady Ga Ga.

 

MAN IN BLACK

November 7, 2016

Celebrate the life and music of Johnny Cash with this critically acclaimed concert production featuring the most popular songs from his nearly 50-year career. Starring national touring artist Robert Shaw and his Lonely Street Band playing your favorite Cash hits – from the early days of “Folsom Prison Blues” and “I Walk the Line” on through the decades, including “Ring of Fire,” “A Boy Named Sue,” and “Ghost Riders in the Sky.”

 

A BIG BAND CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION

December 5, 2016

The vintage sounds of the Big Band era come alive in A Big Band Christmas. Join host John Eth, former member of The Glenn Miller Orchestra, as he leads this 16 piece big band playing the music of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Harry James, Benny Goodman, and more!

 

BLUE CHRISTMAS

December 19, 2016

This heart-warming show is a holiday salute to Elvis and features some of The King’s best loved holiday favorites, mixed in with a healthy dose of top hits from throughout his career.

 

THE GARTH GUY

January 16, 2017

A third-generation country musician/singer/songwriter, Dean Simmons began his career as a tribute artist in 1994.  Star of AXS TV’s World’s Greatest Tribute Bands and the world famous Legends in Concert, Dean presents a respectful and incredibly accurate tribute to country music icon Garth Brooks.

 

ABBAFAB

January 23, 2017

From ABBA’s earliest hits to “Mamma Mia,” ABBAFAB will take you on a technicolor journey that is unmatched. These vocalists and musicians have toured the world as solo artists and band members and have come together to create the most entertaining ABBA tribute on the market today!

 

TENORS UN LIMITED

January 30, 2017

Back by popular demand, ‘The Rat Pack of Opera’ return to ABT with a brand new show for their 2017 US tour.  Join Tenors Un Limited on a musical whirlwind from ‘Venice To Vegas,’ featuring some of the best-loved songs from the worlds of opera, musical theatre and pop.  Fantastic vocals mixed with a wicked sense of humor make this a brilliant night out!

 

SONS OF PIONEERS

February 13, 2017

Heritage, history, and some good ol’ western tunes. For over 80 years the Sons of the Pioneers have been proud to perform the music of the American West celebrating the West, its awesome landscape, its people, its culture and the American Cowboy. Journey through the west with their classics, including “Tumbling Tumbleweeds”, “Cool Water,” “Ghost Riders in the Sky,” and so many more!

 

MY FUNNY VALENTINE

February 14, 2017

Bring your valentine to ABT for a romantic evening out.

 

DIAMOND ROCKS

February 20, 2017

The name says it all! Diamond Rocks celebrates the magnificent songs and aura of one of the most influential American artists of our time – the one and only Neil Diamond!

 

WHITNEY!

February 27, 2017

Whitney Houston’s powerful anthems and eternal glamour come to life in this one-of-a-kind staged concert recreation! With a voice that mirrors the call and beauty of Ms. Houston herself, Jade Milian is a dynamic vocalist whose commanding stage presence will have you on the edge of your seat – just as Whitney did so many times over her award-winning career.

 

PAPERBACK WRITER

March 20, 2017

Paperback Writer takes the audience on a trip through the musical years of the world’s most popular rock group of all time! Hear the hits from the Ed Sullivan Show through the colorful Sgt. Pepper years and on to the rooftops of “Let It Be” performed with the spot on vocal, look and sound alike ability of the Beatles.

 

DECEMBER ‘63

March 27, 2017

The music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons comes to life in this one-of-a-kind concert experience. December ’63 showcases all your favorite songs from Frankie Valli including the classics that have been thrilling audiences for decades along with the most popular singles from the Broadway blockbuster musical, The Jersey Boys. This re-creation of a Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons concert will have you reaching for the high notes as our cast and band take you on a musical journey with stops at every phase of the careers of Frankie and the boys!

 

ONE OF THESE NIGHTS

April 3, 2017

Join One of These Nights as they take you on their version of a hit-filled show featuring the music of the Eagles, one of the most successful rock acts of all time. Our show takes the audience on a journey through all the Eagles’ ‘sounds’, from tasteful country rock, complete with full harmonies, to hard rocking tunes that highlight the Eagles’ extraordinary catalogue.

 

Behind The Scenes of Shrek The Musical: Dragon Tales

Shrek The Musical

We are proud to announce Shrek the Musical Dragon Tails as an upcoming production to run from July through August. Shrek The Musical was on Broadway from 2008 to 2010, receiving eight Tony nominations and winning one Tony for Best Costume Design.

Shrek The Musical Cast

The cast and crew at Arizona Broadway Theatre are hard at work preparing the upcoming production to run July 15-August 14.  One of the behind the scenes stories to tell is of the ferocious female dragon that Donkey encounters.  The dragon initially wants to eat Donkey, but he manages to charm her.  Later, Shrek and Fiona meet back up with Donkey and the three must escape the angry dragon.

Shrek The Musical

ABT’s cast practices with the dragon.

Shrek The Musical

Our very own Cassandra Klaphake plays the dragon. Here she is in the recording studio lending her voice to the character.