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  • Joan Baez

    Apr 25, 2019

  • Jersey Boys

    Apr 27, 2019

  • The Sound of Music

    May 7 - 8, 2019

  • Vicki Lawrence

    May 23, 2019

  • Chris Tomlin

    Dec 8, 2019

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Joan Baez

April 25, 2019

Folk icon Baez first came to prominence in the 1960s with her brand of soft and husky ballads that often covered topical issues of the day notably Diamonds And Rust which paid a touching tribute to her doomed romance with Bob Dylan. Now this true icon of folk music says farewell in her last-ever tour!

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Jersey Boys

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Winner of 4 Tony Awards

April 27, 2019

The 2006 Tony Award-winning musical follows the story of how a group of blue-collar boys from New Jersey became one of the biggest American pop music sensations of all time. This hit Broadway production has now been made into a feature film directed by Clint Eastwood!

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The Sound of Music

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May 7 - 8, 2019

Rodgers and Hammerstein's iconic musical about the Maria and the Von Trapp family is on a fresh North American tour. This new production is helmed by Jack O'Brien, who has promised to wipe away the "varnish" and dig down into the real drama that lies at the heart of the story. Featuring one of the great scores of all time, The Sound of Music is always the unmissable family show of the year.

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Vicki Lawrence

May 23, 2019

Emmy Award-winning comedian Vicki Lawrence is hitting the road with her Two Woman Show! Featuring Vicki Lawrence as herself, and as the beloved Thelma Harper - best known as 'Mama' from the hit comedy 'Mama's Family'. Mama is now a much-loved member of the nation and has quite the opinion, be prepared for some laugh-out-loud moments!

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Chris Tomlin

December 8, 2019

Celebrate and worship this Christmas with contemporary Christian Music superstar Chris Tomlin. The Grammy winner is on tour this holiday season, bringing his uplifting songs to the country once more.

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Christopher Newport University, One University Pl, Newport News, VA 23606

  • Year opened: 2005
  • Capacity: 1753

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