if you can
of the Desert
|oct 16 - 21, 2012||dec 11 - 16, 2012||jan 8 - 13, 2013||feb 5 - 17, 2013||feb 27 - mar 17, 2013|
|FlashDance||Mary Poppins||Rock of Ages||War Horse|
|mar 15 - 16, 2013||apr 2 - 7, 2013||apr 23 - 28, 2013||may 17-19, 2013||jun 12 - 23, 2013|
We are proud to bring you our 2012-2013 Broadway season! As always, Trust donors are first in line for great seats.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact a member of our Donor Relations team.
Kathryn Tjaden, Annual Giving Manager
612.455.9516 or Kathryn.Tjaden@HennepinTheatreTrust.org
Helen Young, Donor Relations Coordinator
612.455.9513 or Helen.Young@HennepinTheatreTrust.org
Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the smash hit Broadway musical, is coming to Minneapolis! 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 Orpheum Theatre!
Based on the hit DreamWorks film and the incredible true story that inspired it, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN is the high-flying, splashy new Broadway musical that tells the story of Frank W. Abagnale, Jr., a teenager who runs away from home in search of the glamorous life. With nothing more than his boyish charm, a big imagination and millions of dollars in forged checks, Frank successfully poses as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer — living the high life and winning the girl of his dreams. Don’t miss this big-hearted musical adventure based on an astonishing real-life story of being young, in love … and in deep, deep trouble!
BETTE MIDLER proudly presents the most OUTRAGEOUSLY FUN Broadway musical: PRISCIllA QUEEN OF THE DESERT! This spectacular show tells the uplifting story of a trio of friends on a road trip of a lifetime, who hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship in the middle of the Australian outback and end up finding more than they could ever have dreamed. An international hit with over 500 dazzling, 2011 Tony Award-winning costumes, PRISCILLA features a hit parade of dance-floor favorites including “It’s Raining Men,” “Finally” and “I Will Survive.” The Hollywood Reporter calls PRISCILLA “funny and fabulous! Joyous entertainment with eye-popping visuals and unexpected heart!” Contains explicit language.
Nine 2011 Tony Awards® say it’s the Best Musical of the Year. Vogue says “It’s the best musical of the last 25 years.” And The New York Times says, “It’s the best musical of the century.” It’s THE BOOK OF MORMON, the Broadway phenomenon from South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez. The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart calls it, “A crowning achievement. So good, it makes me angry.” For more information, please visit BookofMormonTheMusical.com. Contains Explicit Language.
Due to extremely limited availability, tickets for The Book of Mormon are only available to donors at the $1,000 level or above, limit 4 tickets.
The longest running play in American theater history is about to cut loose and head out on the road. The Shear Madness hairstyling salon is scandalized by the wacky murder of its illustrious upstairs neighbor, and if the shop doesn’t get to the bottom of things soon, someone is going to die laughing. But who can solve the crime? Fortunately for the Shear Madness salon, they have hundreds of keen observers around every night to help them crack the case.
The funniest show on earth is back to taunt Minneapolis for a second time! Winner of the 2005 Tony Award for Best Musical, Monty Python’s SPAMALOT, the musical comedy sensation lovingly ripped off from the film classic “Monty Python and The Holy Grail,” now returns to spread laughter and cheer throughout the kingdom. SPAMALOT tells the tale of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table as they embark on their quest for the Holy Grail. But before they can find their grail, they’re taking a little side-trip to the fair city of Minneapolis.
FLASHDANCE, the pop-culture phenomenon and runaway international success, is now live on stage! It all started with a dream. To be bigger. To burn brighter. To dance harder. Now is the time to come and live the dream all over again. Equal parts gritty and romantic, FLASHDANCE is an unforgettable tale of beating the odds and striving to make your dreams a reality. Directed and choreographed by Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys, Memphis, The Addams Family), this new musical features a score of smash hits including, the Academy Award-winning title track “Flashdance – What a Feeling,” “Maniac,” “I Love Rock & Roll,” and 10 new, original songs. Experience the magic all over again. FLASHDANCE will leave you begging for more!
MARY POPPINS is bringing its own brand of Broadway magic to theaters across the country, which has the Daily News calling it a “Roof-Raising, Toe-Tapping, High- Flying Extravaganza!” Featuring an irresistible story and unforgettable songs from one of the most popular Disney films of all time, plus brand-new breathtaking dance numbers and spectacular stage-craft, MARY POPPINS is everything you could ever want in a hit Broadway show! So get swept up in the fun of this high-flying musical the New York Post gives 4 out of 4 stars and calls “a certifiable super hit!”
$125 - PREMIUM SEATING IN ROWS E-H, MAIN FLOOR CENTER
$86 – LOCATED IN FRONT OF AND BEHIND PREMIUM SEATING SECTION
ROCK OF AGES, the five-time Tony nominated musical, returns to Minneapolis by popular demand. Rock of Ages is still rockin' on Broadway, featuring 28 classic rock tunes including "Don't Stop Believin'," "We Built This City," "The Final Countdown, "Wanted Dead or Alive," "Here I Go Again," "Harden My Heart," "Can’t Fight This Feeling," "Renegade" and "I Want To Know What Love Is."
England, 1914. As World War One begins, Joey, young Albert’s beloved horse, is sold to the cavalry and shipped from England to France. He’s soon caught up in enemy fire, and fate takes him on an extraordinary journey, serving on both sides before finding himself alone in no man’s land. But Albert cannot forget Joey and, still not old enough to enlist, he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home. This powerfully moving and imaginative drama, filled with stirring music and songs, is a show of phenomenal inventiveness. At its heart are astonishing life-sized puppets created by South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to life on the stage.
$127 - PREMIUM SEATING IN ROWS C-H, MAIN FLOOR CENTER. PREMIUM TICKETS ARE NOT AVAILABLE JUNE 12-18, 2013.
$91 – LOCATED BEHIND PREMIUM SEATING SECTION
BEST TICKET AVAILABILITY FOR DONORS WILL BE JUNE 19-23, 2013