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  • A Christmas Story

    Until Nov 22, 2017

  • Cabaret

    Feb 22, 2018

  • A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder

    Feb 27 - 28, 2018

  • The Wizard of Oz

    Mar 22, 2018

  • Motown - The Musical

    Apr 10 - 11, 2018

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A Christmas Story

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Until November 22, 2017

Based on the classic 1983 movie and with lyrics by the Tony-winning writers of Dear Evan Hansen, A Christmas Story invites you into the home of Ralphie Parker, a 9-year old kid who is desperate to win the most coveted holiday prize: An Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-Shot Range Model Air Rifle.

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Cabaret

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February 22, 2018

Put down the knitting, the book and the broom, and come to the Cabaret! After wowing on Broadway, The Roundabout Theatre Company's Tony-winning dazzler is heading out on a huge North American tour, bringing the scandalous surround of the gaudy Kit Kat Klub of pre-war Berlin to your door! The role of the flamboyant Emcee will be played by Erik Schneider, and Sally Bowles by Bailey McCall Thomas!

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A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder

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Winner of 4 Tony Awards

February 27 - 28, 2018

The darling of the 2014 Tony Awards, A Gentleman's Guide earned an eye-watering ten nominations and won four, including Best Musical and Best Book. This mad-cap celebration of silliness is now heading out to conquer the rest of America!

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The Wizard of Oz

March 22, 2018

A new national tour of the iconic musical will be laying down the yellow brick road in 2018! Specially adapted for ages four and older, this newest incarnation of the show features the best-loved songs from the original musical and classic MGM movie that starred Judy Garland, including Over the Rainbow, Munchkinland, We're Off to See the Wizard, The Merry Old Land of Oz, If I Were King of the Forest, plus more!

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Motown - The Musical

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April 10 - 11, 2018

Motown: The Musical is Broadway's hottest music history musical - a vibrant journey through the Motown genre from Smokey Robinson and Marvin Gaye to Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. The show tells the story of Berry Gordy, the founder of the record label Motown Records and one of the pioneers of Motown.

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

  • Year opened: 2005
  • Capacity: 1753

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