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The Met: Live in HD! is selling tickets for its third year at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center.
Barbiere di Siviglia
November 29 – 11:55 AM
The Met’s effervescent production of Rossini’s classic comedy—featuring some of the most instantly recognizable melodies in all of opera—stars Isabel Leonard as the feisty Rosina, Lawrence Brownlee as her conspiring flame, and Christopher Maltman as the endlessly resourceful and charming barber, himself. Michele Mariotti conducts the vivid and tuneful score.
The Met: Live in HD! ACT and Civic Music have partnered to bring The Met: Live in HD to Marion Ross Performing Arts Center to give people in the area an opportunity to see The New York Metropolitan Opera live in Albert Lea. Check out our Live in HD tab for more information.
As always tickets for this and all other Operas are at our Wiztix order page.
ACT’s 50th season will include this additional show not included in the season ticket package.
A Dickens’ Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts
Written by: Mark Landon Smith
Directed by: Brian Mattson
Dec. 4, 5, 6, 7M, 10, 11, 12 & 13, 2014
Jay Paul – SIR SELSDON PIDDOCK
Jason Howland – MR. ELYOT CRUMMELS
Kristan Dye – MRS. BETTINA SALISBURY
Stephanie Nelson – MRS. CORDELIA ffOLIET-ffOLKES ffORTESCUE WOODS
Scott Bryant – TEDDY SHUB
Kristi White – DAME ROWENA MIDDLETON-LEWIS
Cheyenne Severtson – CYNTHIA IMBRY
Be prepared for the funniest Christmas Carol ever. When the company’s diva feigns illness, certain the production will be cancelled, this merry troupe of over-the-hill and upstart actors carry on without her. Roles are shuffled and the sweet understudy suddenly finds herself on stage knowing only one line of dialogue. Midway through the doomed performance, the diva rushes in to reclaim her role. Total mayhem ensues as the company scrambles to keep the show going while everything is going hilariously wrong.
Girls of the Hit Parade CHRISTMAS SHOW
Friday December 19, 2014 7:00 PM
Christmas is a time we all want to hear those cherished songs that bring a wave of nostalgia. Most of the popular Christmas songs were made famous in the 1950s and this show brings them all back. The Lennon Sisters, Andrews Sisters, McGuire Sisters and the King Family were a part of every family’s Holiday and still are in many cases. “The Girl Singers of the Hit Parade” encompass this warm family feeling with their Christmas Show. The ticket price of this show will go to $20 at 5:30 PM day of show.
Dec. 21 – 5pm
Run time: 3 hr 45 min
Music Piotr Tchaikovsky
Libretto Yuri Grigorovich
Choreography Yuri Grigorovich
On Christmas Eve, Marie’s godfather, Drosselmeyer, gives her a strange toy: a wooden nutcracker carved in the shape of a little man. At midnight, when the celebrations are over, all the toys magically come to life. The nutcracker grows to human size and takes charge of the tin soldiers, flying to the rescue of Marie, who is threatened by the Mouse King and his mouse army. Based on E. T. A. Hoffmann’s story, The Nutcracker is one of the greatest classics in the world. With iconic music by Tchaikovsky, and enchanting sets and costumes, this beautiful tale explores the universal themes of love, power and evil. This choreographic version, created for the Bolshoi by Yuri Grigorovich, is full of romanticism and philosophical reflections on ideal love. Masterfully interpreted by the Bolshoi dancers, it will enchant the whole family for the festive season, proving that one is never too young or too old to be swept away by The Nutcracker.
JOHN -(ADULTS ONLY)
Jan. 09 & 10 – 7pm
For ages 18+
JOHN contains adult themes, strong language and nudity. Suitable for 18yrs+
Internationally renowned DV8 Physical Theatre bring their powerful new production to the National Theatre.
DV8 Physical Theatre has produced 18 highly acclaimed dance-theatre works and four films for television, which have garnered over 50 national and international awards.
The company’s new production, JOHN, authentically depicts real-life stories, combining movement and spoken word to create an intense and moving theatrical experience.
Lloyd Newson, DV8’s Artistic Director, interviewed more than 50 men asking them frank questions, initially about love and sex. One of those men was John.
What emerged was a story that is both extraordinary and touching. Years of crime, drug use and struggling to survive lead John on a search in which his life converges with others, in an unexpected place, unknown by most.
Don’t miss this eagerly anticipated new production, broadcast live from the National Theatre.
Tickets are $20-Adult and $12-Student.
Half of every ticket sold goes to support your local theatre!
See our ACT’s full 50th season show list under our season tab.
If you are ordering for a wheelchair seat, please e-mail, stop by or call the box office. We will be holding these seats in reserve for wheelchairs in the theater for a first come, first serve basis. For more information, please go to our Tickets tab.
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We hope to see you all at the theatre!
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