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Learn more about Arizona Broadway Theatre and our professional musical productions. We’re eager to discuss all things ABT – what’s happening onstage and behind the scenes.

Did you know that ABT is a non-profit organization?
Did you know many of our performers auditioned in New York City?
Did you know several ABT alumni now perform on Broadway?
Did you know our set and the majority of our costumes are created at ABT?

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26 Jul: Disaster! The Musical

Arizona Broadway Theatre Presents Disaster! The Musical – A Hilarious Journey Through the 70s
[Peoria, AZ, July 26, 2023] – Arizona Broadway Theatre (ABT) is thrilled to announce its latest production, Disaster! The Musical, a side-splitting comedy that will take audiences on a groovy journey back to the 1970s. Running from August 18 to September 15, this sensational musical promises an evening of laughter and music.

28 Jun: Arizona Broadway Theatre takes center stage, winning Phoenix Magazine’s Best of the Valley for Live Performance Theater

PEORIA, Arizona, July 1 — Arizona Broadway Theatre (ABT) is proud to announce its monumental achievement of receiving Phoenix Magazine’s Best of the Valley award for Best Live Performance Theater. This recognition marks a significant triumph for ABT as it surpasses ASU Gammage’s winning streak after several years, solidifying its status as a leading venue for unforgettable theatrical experiences in Arizona.


PEORIA, Arizona, June 15 — Arizona Broadway Theatre’s (ABT) production of The Wizard of Oz comes to life with a state-of-the-art LED wall provided by Absen, the world’s leading LED display brand, renowned for its high-quality products and global presence. Stunning larger-than-life images transfer you over the rainbow to the Land of Oz for a magical experience unlike any other, beginning this Friday, June 16 through July 23.

05 Jun: “…And your little dog too”, Tally the stray dog stars as Toto in Arizona Broadway Theatre’s The Wizard of Oz

PEORIA, Arizona, June 5, 2023 — A real life Toto will be starring in The Wizard of Oz from June 16 – July 23. Tally is an 11-year-old mixed breed dog with a history of performing on stage, his debut being a high school production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night. Now, Tally is in his first professional role at Arizona Broadway Theatre as Dorothy’s famed sidekick, Toto.