“The Wiz: The Super Soul Musical” is a glorious musical retelling of Frank Baum’s “Wonderful Wizard of Oz” set in the context of African-American culture. With an infectious, funky-soul score and lyrics by Charlie Smalls, The Wiz brought renewed relevance to a timeless classic. The 1975 Broadway production was like nothing Broadway had ever seen, and ultimately won seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score.
Please be aware strobe lights are used during this production.
Posted October 12, 2017 03:02 pm Jacksonville.com By Charlie Patton The ghoulish Addams Family first appeared in a one-panel cartoon Charles Addams drew for the New Yorker in 1938. That eventually led to television’s “The Addams Family,” which ran for two seasons on ABC 1964-1966. Many subsequent TV appearances, some live action, others animated, followed. Finally, […]
Dick Kerekes & Leisla Sansom October 9, 2017 Dual Critics A DUAL CRITICS REVIEW Jacksonville’s Alhambra Theatre opened its fall season on October 4, 2017 with “The Addams Family.” This musical comedy is based on the work of cartoonist Charles Addams (1912 – 1988), who first brought the characters to life in 1938 in “The New Yorker.” […]
Dick Kerekes & Leisla Sansom September 29, 2017 Alhambra Theatre and Dining continues its popular Alhambra After Dark Series with six evening performances of “Willie, Reba & the Boys!” which opened September 27, 2017, and will remain on-stage through October 1, 2017. The opening performance was sold out. To purchase tickets for the remainder of the […]