SMTC Announces New Slate of Musicals for 2018 Season
Scottsdale Musical Theater Company - one of the biggest producers of musicals in the Valley - is pleased to announce shows for 2018 and the start of its 2018-2019 Season - with some exciting guest stars from TV, Film and Broadway to be announced!
ANNIE | January 3 - 7, 2018
Music by Charles Strouse / Lyrics by Lee Adams / Book by Thomas Meeha. STARRING Bronson Pinchot (TV's "Perfect Strangers", Beverly Hills Cop), Kaitlin Hopkins (Bat Boy The Musical, Noises Off!) and Heather Morris (TV's "GLEE", "Dancing with the Stars") SMTC rings in the New Year with this delightful musical featuring everyone's favorite little orphan!
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THAT Irving Berlin THING | ENCORE PRESENTATION! | April 18 - 20, 2018
Music and lyrics by Irving Berlin / Created by Hector Coris
SMTC brings back it's toe-tapping, world-premiere musical revue created especially for SMTC featuring over 40 classic Irving Berlin tunes - from his beloved classics to rarely-performed treats!
42ND STREET | July 5 - 15, 2018
Music by Harry Warren / Lyrics by Al Dubin / Book by Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble Come and meet those dancing feet in this fizzy classic treat. One of Broadway's all-time greatest tap dance musicals, 42nd St. will come to life on the TCA stage featuring guest stars from TV, Film and Broadway along with great local talent and a 20+ piece orchestra.
And to kick off the 2018-2019 Season:
PARADE | September 27 - October 7, 2018
Music and Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown / Book by Alfred Uhry Jason Robert Brown's powerful and dramatic musical about the real-life trial of Jewish factory owner Leo Frank, accused of the murder of little Mary Phagan in Atlanta. This multiple 1998 Tony-Award winner examines the social, cultural and racial issues that divided this country in the 1930s.
Irving Berlin'S WHITE CHRISTMAS | December 6 - 23, 2018
Songs by Irving Berlin / Book by David Ives and Paul Blake The classic Paramount holiday film comes to life in this delightful stage adaptation that incorporates all the classic Irving Berlin songs you love plus many others to put everyone into a festive mood for the holiday season.
Plus, SMTC will be peppering in original cabaret performances to continue their dedication to accessible, entertaining and personal performing arts at an affordable cost.
All performances will be held at Tempe Center for the Arts (700 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe AZ). Tickets can be purchased at www.ScottsdaleMusicalTheater.com or by calling (602) 909-4215. Senior, Student, Military and Group rates are also available.
SMTC prides itself on "bringing Broadway's favorites back to life", presenting full, large-scale productions of Broadway musicals in their original versions, as they were meant to be seen. Utilizing professional sets and costumes, recognizable TV, Film and Broadway personalities alongside great local talent and a full live 20+ piece orchestra for every show, SMTC has been called "the best theatre company in the Valley when it comes to producing classic musicals." (Talkin' Broadway).