The Wit’s Shakesbeer presents: THE TEMPEST “We are such stuff as dreams are made on…” Shakesbeer returns to Prescott, AZ in December with a new show! The Wit’s Shakesbeer presents an original 60-minute adaptation of Shakespeare’s classic story, The Tempest, with a little love, a […]
Yavapai College Performing Arts Center 1100 E. Sheldon St Prescott, AZ 86301 Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 6:00 PM Music: Leon Minkus Original Choreography: Marius Petipa, Alexander Gorsky Adapted Choreography: Alexei Fadeyechev Cervantess eccentric hero Don Quixote leaves on journey full of adventures with his […]
A combined communal presentation of academic and light orchestral compositions, featuring Prescott High Symphonic Orchestra, Dan Bradstreet; Director, Tri-City Prep Orchestra, Kristin Terauchi; Director, and the Yavapai College Symphonic Orchestra.
By turns wicked, funny, warm, romantic and touching, The Music Man is family entertainment at its best. Meredith Wilson’s six-time, Tony Award winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every generation. The Music Man […]
Music: Aram Kachaturian Choreography: Yuri Grigorovich In ancient Rome, Spartacus, a Thracian king, is turned captive by Crassus with his wife Phrygia. Forced to fight as a gladiator and kill one of his friends, Spartacus plots an unprecedented upheaval. Grigorovichs Spartacus was created at the […]
The Met stage ignites when soprano Kristine Opolais and tenor Jonas Kaufmann join forces in Puccinis obsessive love story. Opolais sings the title role of the country girls who transforms herself into a Parisian temptress, while Kaufmann is the dashing student who desperately woos her. Director Richard Eyre places the action in occupied France in a film noir setting.
“Desperate passion” is the phrase Puccini himself used to describe the opera that confirmed his position as the preeminent Italian opera composer of his day. Met Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi leads the stirring score.
High definition satellite broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera in New York City.
Purchase tickets at the YCPAC Box Office, on its website at www.ycpac.com, or by calling 928-776-2000 (toll free: 877-928-4253). Tickets cost $20-$24.
By William Shakespeare. National Theatre Lives 2014 broadcast of the Donmar Warehouses production of Coriolanus returns to theatres by popular demand. Shakespeares searing tragedy of political manipulation and revenge, Coriolanus features an Evening Standard Award-winning performance from Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers, War Horse, The Hollow […]
The Gentleman Doc Holliday with Wyatt Earp Cost $30 (Members $25) Don’t miss this wonderful evening featuring a delicious catered dinner and a lively and entertaining program. This is the story of the West’s most famous dentist and his journey from one who heals to […]
Many suitors dream of marrying the lovely and docile Bianca, including Luciento. However her father will not let anyone marry her before her elder sister, the ill-tempered shrew Katharina, is herself married.
French choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot lands a coup with his adaptation of Shakespeares comedy tailored specifically to the Bolshoi dancers, and achieves a magnetic two hours of breathtaking, nonstop dance unlike any other, portraying the Bolshois audacity and energy in a completely new way. This new production was staged exclusively for the Bolshoi and cannot be seen anywhere else!
Satellite broadcast from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow.
Purchase tickets at the YCPAC Box Office, on its website at www.ycpac.com, or by calling 928-776-2000 (toll free: 877-928-4253). Tickets cost $9-$15.
A new play by David Hare. Based on the book by Katherine Boo. Pulitzer Prize-winner Katherine Boo spent three years in Annawadi recording the lives of its residents. From her uncompromising book, winner of the National Book Award for Non-Fiction 2012, David Hare has fashioned […]