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Single Tickets Now On Sale For Dr. Seuss' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! The Musical Photo Single Tickets Now On Sale For Dr. Seuss' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! The Musical at DC's National Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021

DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL features the hit songs ‚ÄúYou're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúWelcome Christmas‚ÄĚ (written by Albert Hague and Dr. Seuss) from the original animated series. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is ‚Äútwo sizes too small,‚ÄĚ decides to steal Christmas away from the Holiday loving Whos.

Broadway Rewind: Welcome Christmas with DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! Photo Broadway Rewind: Welcome Christmas with DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 24, 2020

Today we rewind to 2018, when Gavin Lee was stepping into the role of the Grinch on its 2018 tour, where it played the Theater at Madison Square Garden, Chicago Theatre, and more.

The Smith Center Is Home For The Holidays With Winter Shows For The Entire Family All Photo The Smith Center Is Home For The Holidays With Winter Shows For The Entire Family All Season Long
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 24, 2019

From the heartwarming story of the mean old Grinch to an evening of impressive moves by your TV favorites from So You Think You Can Dance, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is your holiday season headquarters for live entertainment with programming fit for the entire family. Tickets for the following engagements are on sale now at TheSmithCenter.com.

THE GRINCH Is Coming To Steal Christmas In Las Vegas! Photo THE GRINCH Is Coming To Steal Christmas In Las Vegas!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 21, 2019

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is proud to present the Las Vegas premiere of Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical inside Reynolds Hall from Nov. 26 - Dec. 1, 2019, including a sensory-friendly performance on Saturday, Nov. 30 at 11 a.m.

DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! On Sale At Miller Auditorium At Free 'Chri Photo DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! On Sale At Miller Auditorium At Free 'Christmas In July' Event!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 22, 2019

Come join us at Miller Auditorium, on the beautiful campus of Western Michigan University, for a fun FREE event on Friday, July 26, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to celebrate our ticket on-sale of Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical.

A Christmas #TBT With The 2007 Opening Night of THE GRINCH WHO STOLE CHRISTMAS Photo A Christmas #TBT With The 2007 Opening Night of THE GRINCH WHO STOLE CHRISTMAS
by Jeffrey Vizcaino - Dec 20, 2018

Christmas is almost here so we decided to spread some Christmas cheer with this week's #TBT! So once again our social media manager dove into the BroadwayWorld archives and found the Opening Night video of Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! - The Musical from 2007! Watch the video below as a Patrick Page talks about starring as the famous Christmas grump and [Title of Show]'s Hunter Bell, who made his Broadway debut in the production! Enjoy the throwback video below!

BWW TV: Gavin Lee Gets Grinch-ified For HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! Photo BWW TV: Gavin Lee Gets Grinch-ified For HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 17, 2018

Two-time Tony Award¬ģ-nominated Broadway actor¬†Gavin Lee¬†steals Christmas this season in the title role of the Grinch in¬†Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical. This limited holiday engagement runs at the Hulu Theater at¬†Madison Square Garden¬†through December 30, 2018. See a time lapse video of Gavin getting Grinch-ified below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee in HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! Photo BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee in HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 14, 2018

Two-time Tony Award¬ģ-nominated Broadway actor Gavin Lee¬†steals Christmas this season in the title role of the Grinch in Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical. This limited holiday engagement¬†runs at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden through December 30, 2018.

BWW Review: HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS: THE MUSICAL Steals Hearts at Old National Photo BWW Review: HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS: THE MUSICAL Steals Hearts at Old National Centre
by The Marriage Matinee - Nov 28, 2018

Many of us are sure to feel a surge of nostalgia as we recall the days when Dr. Seuss' beloved children's books graced our shelves. But nothing quite evokes that feeling as much as DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL.

Kimmel Center Announces Holiday Programming And Community Service Opportunities This  Photo Kimmel Center Announces Holiday Programming And Community Service Opportunities This Season
by Julie Musbach - Nov 14, 2018

Spend the holiday season on the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus, with themed programming and family-friendly activities, including: returning favorites spanning rock, Gospel, jazz, and brass; treasured traditions from various Kimmel Center Resident Companies like the Pennsylvania Ballet, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and The Philly POPS; and opportunities for holiday community service and city-wide celebrations.

Gavin Lee to Star in HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL at Madison Square Ga Photo Gavin Lee to Star in HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL at Madison Square Garden
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 28, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company announced today that two-time Tony Award¬ģ-nominated Broadway actor Gavin Lee will steal Christmas this season in the title role of the Grinch in Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical. This limited holiday engagement will run at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden from December 13 through December 30, 2018.¬† Tickets are on sale now.

Stifel Theatre's HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! On Sale Friday Photo Stifel Theatre's HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! On Sale Friday
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 24, 2018

Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical returns to St. Louis for the first time since 2011 when it comes to Stifel Theatre (formerly Peabody Opera House) December 13 to December 16, 2018. Hailed by The New York Times as "100 times better than any bedtime story," this classic holiday musical will enchant adults and children alike. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, July 27 at 10 a.m.

THE GRINCH Is Coming To Steal Christmas In Milwaukee Photo THE GRINCH Is Coming To Steal Christmas In Milwaukee
by Stephi Wild - Jul 18, 2018

Associated Bank Broadway at the Marcus Center and Broadway Across America-Milwaukee is proud to present the Milwaukee premiere of Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical at the Marcus Center from November 20-25, 2018. Hailed by The New York Times as "100 times better than any bedtime story," this classic holiday musical will enchant adults and children alike. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, July 27 at 10:00 am.

Kimmel Center Announces Sensory-Friendly Performances Across Cultural Campus Througho Photo Kimmel Center Announces Sensory-Friendly Performances Across Cultural Campus Throughout 2018-19 Season
by Julie Musbach - Jul 12, 2018

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts announces a broad range of sensory-friendly performances across its Campus throughout the 2018-19 season, with presentations from Broadway Philadelphia and three of the Center's esteemed resident companies including Pennsylvania Ballet, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and The Philly POPS. Part of a Campus-wide commitment to present a diverse tapestry of programming to the Philadelphia community, the upcoming lineup of events furthers the mission of reaching broad and diverse audiences.

Photo Flash: First Look at CLYBOURNE PARK at Laguna Playhouse Photo Photo Flash: First Look at CLYBOURNE PARK at Laguna Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2018

LAGUNA PLAYHOUSE presents the final show in its 97th season, the critically acclaimed, Pulitzer and Tony award winner for Best Play, CLYBOURNE PARK, written by Bruce Norris and directed by Matt August. Executive Director Ellen Richard comments, 'What a privilege to close this extraordinary season with one of the most important plays of the past decade.' Adds Artistic Director Ann E. Wareham. 'Under the direction of Matt August and with our exceptional cast, our subscribers and audiences are in for an unforgettable evening of thrilling and thought provoking theatre.' CLYBOURNE PARK will begin previews on Wednesday, June 6; will open on Sunday, June 10 at 5:30pm and perform through Sunday, June 24, 2018 at the Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Drive in Laguna Beach.

THE GRINCH Is Coming To Steal Christmas In Green Bay Photo THE GRINCH Is Coming To Steal Christmas In Green Bay
by Julie Musbach - May 22, 2018

Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical at the Weidner Center for the  Performing  Arts  November  17-18,  2018.  Hailed  by  The New York Times as "100 times better than any bedtime story," this classic holiday musical will enchant adults and children alike. Tickets will go on sale to the general public at 11am on June 1, 2018 at WeidnerCenter.com, 800-895-0071, and all Ticket Star locations.

Laguna Playhouse Presents Tony and Pulitzer Winning CLYBOURNE PARK Photo Laguna Playhouse Presents Tony and Pulitzer Winning CLYBOURNE PARK
by Julie Musbach - May 16, 2018

LAGUNA PLAYHOUSE is thrilled to present the final show in its 97thseason, the critically acclaimed, Pulitzer and Tony award winner for Best Play, CYLBOURNE PARK, written by Bruce Norris and directed by Matt August. Executive Director Ellen Richard comments, "What a privilege to close this extraordinary season with one of the most important plays of the past decade."

Tickets on Sale Monday for DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL At  Photo Tickets on Sale Monday for DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL At Madison Square Garden
by Julie Musbach - May 11, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company announced today that a limited holiday engagement of Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical will run at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden from December 13 - December 30, 2018. More than 2.1 million theater-goers across America have been delighted by this heartwarming holiday musical, which The New York Times hailed as "100 times better than any bedtime story." Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, May 14 at 10:00AM.

Pioneer Theatre Company presents Readings of THE ENVELOPE by Alex Lewin Photo Pioneer Theatre Company presents Readings of THE ENVELOPE by Alex Lewin
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 30, 2018

Pioneer Theatre Company continues its 2017-2018 Play-by-Play new play reading series with Alex Lewin's The Envelope. The staged readings will take place at the Dumke Auditorium of the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) on Friday, Feb. 2 and Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. 

BWW Review: Steal Away to See THE GRINCH at Winspear Opera House Photo BWW Review: Steal Away to See THE GRINCH at Winspear Opera House
by Amanda England - Dec 9, 2017

Highlights from the show include magical jokes, a versatile set and props that all appear to be straight out of Seuss' book, and awesome moments of audience participation. The musical is fast-paced, with a relatively short running time and no intermission. A definite must-see for families with young children. The constant action and humor will keep even the more hesitant young theatergoers engaged.

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