The Tony Award-winning revival that exhilarated Broadway is now coming to Dillard Center for the Arts. With a soul-raising, Grammy-winning score of jazz, gospel, ragtime and blues, The Color Purple is an unforgettable and intensely moving revival of an American classic. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and Academy Award-nominated feature film, The Color Purple leaves its mark on the soul. Don't miss your chance to be mesmerized when this joyous show comes to Dillard Center for the Arts.
A world-premiere musical on its way to Broadway, Havana Music Hall adds a mambo beat to a family saga that tracks the Calderon clan through a 50-year journey of joys and struggles, reflecting the immigrant experience across all cultures -- but with a colorful and distinctive Cuban backdrop. Rolando and Ramona Calderon are Havana musicians about to get their big break in 1958, when the revolution upends their lives and careers. What follows is a moving and ever-timely story of survival at Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre.
This glam rock musical phenomenon follows a transgender East German rock singer named Hedwig and her band, The Angry Inch. Through an electrifying rock score and a wickedly hilarious book by John Cameron Mitchell, Hedwig enchants her audience with the gritty details of her life. She recalls growing up in East Berlin as a "girly boy" named Hansel who undergoes a botched sex-change operation after falling in love with an American G.I. Come along as she journeys to America, has a tumultuous relationship with rock star Tommy Gnosis and rises to Z-list fame. The notorious musical began its life off-Broadway, before gaining a cult following through hundreds of subsequent productions around the world. Hedwig and the Angry Inch now jabs a stiletto through the heart of Fort Lauderdale's Broward Center for the Performing Arts.