AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Innovation Arts & Entertainment and Global Spectrum are proud to announce the all-new 2013-2014 season of the Taylor BMW Broadway in Augusta Series!
Direct from New York, the best of Broadway is returning to the Bell Auditorium with Augusta's own Taylor BMW returning as the title sponsor of the renowned series.
Now in its 10th season, the 2013-2014 Taylor BMW Broadway in Augusta Series will once again showcase a variety of award-winning touring Broadway classics. This year's series will feature six spectacular titles: Blue Man Group, Rock of Ages, Beauty and the Beast, American Idiot, STOMP and The Midtown Men.
There are eight season packages to choose from, starting from $99. Purchasing a subscription package by Oct. 31 can save patrons over $80 per seat versus buying individual tickets.
Season subscriptions are on sale now to the general public. To order a new subscription, patrons may call the Ticket Office at 888-706-BWAY (2929) or visit BroadwayInAugustaGA.com. If available after all renewing series subscribers and new series subscribers are seated, tickets for individual shows will begin to go on sale about six weeks out from each event.
Tickets to individual shows are not available at this time.
BLUE MAN GROUP
January 14 & 15, 2014 • 7:30pm
BLUE MAN GROUP is best known for their wildly popular theatrical shows and concerts which combine comedy, music, and technology to produce a totally unique form of entertainment. The New York Times heralds the show as "One of the most delightful performance pieces ever staged." E! Entertainment News exclaims, "BLUE MAN GROUP is what every live performance aspires to be." Although it is impossible to describe, people of all ages agree that BLUE MAN GROUP is an intensely exciting and wildly outrageous show that leaves the entire audience in a blissful, euphoric state. With no spoken language, BLUE MAN GROUP is perfect for people of all ages, languages, and cultures. This Fall, BLUE MAN GROUP takes to the road on its first U.S. theatrical tour. This unique experience is a form of entertainment like nothing else; guaranteed to be an outing you will never forget!
ROCK OF AGES
February 20, 2014 • 7:30pm
The worldwide party musical ROCK OF AGES features a mix of 28 rockin' 80's tunes including DON'T STOP BELIEVIN', WE BUILT THIS CITY, THE FINAL COUNTDOWN, WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE, HERE I GO AGAIN, CAN'T FIGHT THIS FEELING and I WANT TO KNOW WHAT LOVE IS. In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small town girl met a big city rocker and in LA's most famous rock club, they fell in love to the greatest songs of the 80's. It's five time 2009 Tony® nominee ROCK OF AGES, an arena-rock love story told through the mind blowing, face-melting hits of JOURNEY, NIGHT RANGER, STYX, REO SPEEDWAGON, PAT BENATAR, TWISTED SISTER, POISON, ASIA, WHITESNAKE and many more. Don't miss this awesomely good time about dreaming big, playing loud and partying on!
DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
March 11, 2014 • 7:30pm
Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the smash hit Broadway musical, is coming to Augusta! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of over 35 million people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including "Be Our Guest" and the beloved title song. Experience the romance and enchantment of Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at the Bell Auditorium!
GREEN DAY'S AMERICAN IDIOT
April 18, 2014 • 8:00PM
A critical smash on Broadway and in London, the two-time Tony Award® winning hit musical AMERICAN IDIOT tells the story of three lifelong friends, forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia. Based on Green Day's GRAMMY® Award-winning multi-platinum album and featuring the hits "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "21 Guns," "Wake Me Up When September Ends," "Holiday" and the blockbuster title track, AMERICAN IDIOT boldly takes the American musical where it's never gone before. With direction by Michael Mayer (Spring Awakening), choreography by Steven Hoggett (Once) and orchestrations and arrangements by Tom Kitt (Next to Normal), the result is an experience Charles Isherwood of The New York Times declares "thrilling, emotionally charged, and as moving as any Broadway musical I've seen this year!"
April 29, 2014 • 7:30PM
A unique combination of percussion, movement and visual comedy, STOMP has created its own inimitable, contemporary form of rhythmic expression: both household and industrial objects find new life as musical instruments in the hands of an idiosyncratic band of body percussionists. It is a journey through sound, a celebration of the everyday and a comic interplay of characters wordlessly communicating through dance and drum.
THE MIDTOWN MEN
May 13, 2014 • 7:30pm