E.J. Thomas Hall and UA Events

EJ Thomas Hall offers great events for students that are free of charge as well as events for the surrounding community. Come visit us for the fun, free shows sponsored by many groups and organizations on campus.

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Some #MondayMotivation for the graduates set to walk across our stage over the next several weeks!

Something Rotten The Musical

It's no longer Monday, but we think any day is a great day to say "hello" to one of the fabulous cast members making their way to the Hall with Something Rotten The Musical, especially since the talented troupe will be hitting the stage TONIGHT and tomorrow night only!

Don't miss this hilarious show, which also happens to be the last of the 2018-2019 Broadway in Akron season.

There's still time to grab tickets: http://ow.ly/Zl5g50ubKz8

Meet the Cast Monday! Today we're featuring Abby Bartish, another one of our fabulous female ensemble members 😃 🍅 🍳 #SomethingRotten #RottenOnTheRoad

Please join us in congratulating Macoy and Jordan, who spent the last four years studying hard, working here at the Hall, and who walked the stage as The University of Akron graduates on Saturday! We can't wait to see what your next chapter brings!

#FlashbackFriday to that time we changed the lightbulbs in Goodrich Lobby. Hopefully you've been to a show or two here since the 1970s, when this gem of a photo was taken!

Check out our upcoming events, here: www.uaevents.com

Akron Symphony Orchestra

Who was there for THIS unforgettable evening?! Congratulations, Akron Symphony Orchestra!

Have to say, we agree!

IMOMSOHARD: Mom’s Night Out Round 2

💐 Mother’s Day is right around the corner & tickets make great gifts! Use promo code MOTHERSDAY to score 15% off of tickets to see IMOMSOHARD: Mom’s Night Out Round 2 at E.J. Thomas Hall on July 17! Get tickets now: https://bit.ly/2VoXbOG
**Offer ends this Sunday at 10pm or while supplies last.

JUST ANNOUNCED!

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis returns to the Hall for one performance only on Sunday, December 22.

Tickets go on sale to the public Friday, July 26 - mark your calendars and take part in the ultimate holiday tradition!

#TBT

Did you guarantee your seats for this amazing season yet?!

In case you missed it... the lineup for the 2019-2020 Broadway in Akron Series is Fiddler on the Roof, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, The Color Purple Musical & Waitress the Musical!

🎟: BroadwayInAkron.com

Akron Symphony Orchestra

The Akron Symphony Orchestra performs Leonard Bernstein’s electrifying score Saturday night!

Tickets & Info: http://ow.ly/qXPM50tbIJT

It's concert week! Let's kick things off with this preview of West Side Story from the Akron Beacon Journal.

This #ThankfulThursday we’d like to take a moment to formally introduce PNC Bank as our 2018/2019 Corporate Season Sponsor! We are thrilled to partner with them and share these words from Regional President Kevin Thompson:

“We believe in the power of the arts to educate and enlighten individuals, and to bring the community together in unique ways. At EJ Thomas Hall, UA students can hone their craft and local residents can enjoy a variety of enriching and entertaining arts performances. It’s a true staple of the community.”

Please join us in welcoming PNC Bank and, as always – we can’t wait to see you at the Hall!

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Our friends at Broadway In Akron have just announced a stellar 2019-2020 Season!

Featuring the beloved classic Fiddler on the Roof, recently revived and Tony-Award winning The Color Purple, the beloved songs of Beautiful – The Carol King Musical as well as Waitress, a fresh and sweet Broadway treat – there’s truly something for everyone! With packages starting at just $40, we can’t think of a reason not to renew your seats or become a new subscriber today: http://broadwayinakron.com

Help UA Nuance celebrate 15 years of acha-mazing sound AND the release of their latest LP at their Spring Concert Thursday night! Tickets just $5 for students and $10 for everyone else. Info: http://ow.ly/xJno50rkUU6

[04/19/19]   Cruel Intentions: The Musical is cancelled. Refunds will be made at the point of purchase.

Los Lobos TICKETS ON SALE TODAY at 10:00 AM!!
Click the link below to get your tickets today for the show on 8/30/19!
www.ticketmaster.com/event/0500568BB68B6CB1
#ejthomashall #loslobos

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Miller South dancers join pianist in celebrating Leonard Bernstein

Who's heading to the Hall for this fabulous Tuesday Musical Association performance tonight?

Tickets are still available: https://t.co/5QETKYo4Cy

ohio.com Seventeen dancers from Miller South School for the Visual and Performing Arts will be part of the celebration honoring Leonard Bernstein's 100th birthday

Los Lobos PRE SALE TODAY at 10:00 AM!!
Use Code: EJT
Click the link below to get your tickets today for the show on 8/30/19!
www.ticketmaster.com/event/0500568BB68B6CB1
#ejthomashall #loslobos

JUST ANNOUNCED! Los Lobos on August 30, 2019 @ 8:00 PM E.J. Thomas Hall and UA Events. Special PRE SALE this Thurs (4/18). Come back for the code!
#loslobos #ejthomashall

Tuesday Musical Association

Mark your calendar for Thursday night, music lovers! Tuesday Musical Association presents an evening of works written or inspired by the one and only Leonard Bernstein on our stage, all performed by pianist Lara Downes.

Orchestra-only seating makes the evening more intimate and that much more memorable! Tickets and info: http://ow.ly/pkTz50q02YH

The Answer is: YES, YOU SHOULD COME TO THIS CONCERT!

With music written and inspired by Leonard Bernstein, acclaimed pianist Lara Downes​ is bringing her “For Lenny” concert to Akron’s EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall on Thursday, April 18, 7:30 p.m.

Included is a new work created in Bernstein's honor by Gregg Kallor​, our composer-in-residence, featuring Downes and 17 student dancers from Akron's Miller South School for the Visual and Performing Arts.

It's all part of our fabulous Fuze series. Tickets in advance and at the door. https://www.tuesdaymusical.org/performances/fuze/for-lenny/174/

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Spring is in the air and the countdown to the end of another school year has begun.

Help our students celebrate by attending The University of Akron Dance Company's Spring Concert April 11 & 12, taking in the sounds of summer with the UA Steel Drum Band's 39th annual performance on April 13 or by helping the UA Greek Community raise money for a good cause during their 86th annual Songfest on April 14.

How about all of the above?

Tickets & Info: http://ow.ly/MrcX50pyxRc

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Who's headed to the Hall to laugh with Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood tonight?!

Tickets are still available for this stop on their "Scared Scriptless" tour: http://ow.ly/CWkS50p63qC

B - The Underwater Bubble Show on (4/28/19) Shout Out

B - The Underwater Bubble Show on (4/28/19)
Click th link below to get your ticketd today!
www.ticketmaster.com/event/05005645C3104530
#ejthomashall #theunderwaterbubbleshow

Tune-in alert!

Check out this interview in a little over an hour, then grab your tickets for Saturday evening's Akron Symphony Orchestra performance: http://ow.ly/SpBR50oSKOX

Be sure to tune in to 1590 WAKR today at 1:35 pm to hear Maestro Wilkins talk about our upcoming performance of Beethoven's Eroica Symphony on April 6.

Listen at 1590 AM or stream it on WAKR's website at wakr.net.

Announcing the 86th Annual Songfest: "A Red Carpet Affair" - Sunday, April 14 at 3:00PM.

Cheer on performers from The University of Akron's fraternity and sorority community as they compete on-stage, with all proceeds to benefit Camp Quality Ohio!

Details: http://ow.ly/AFk130ohgru

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood : The Scared Scriptless Tour on (4/04/19). LAST CHANCE TO GET TICKETS!
Click the link below to get your tickets today!
www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005511BFDD9541
#colinmochrie #bradsherwood #comedy #scaredscriptless

TICKET CONTEST!! Cruel Intentions: The Musical on (4/19/19).
Answer the following questions for your chance to win a pair of tickets, drawn on 4/05.
1) What is one of the hit songs from the film's soundtrack?
2) Tell us, who will you bring to the show?
Can't wait to see who won? Click the link below to get your tickets today!
https://bit.ly/2SEgxOw
#CruelIntentionsMusical

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Upcoming Events : The University of Akron

What's on your agenda this weekend? We hope that at least one evening we'll see you at the Hall, here's what's on deck:

GroundWorks presents a world premiere by Cleveland native and internationally renowned choreographer Dianne McIntyre Saturday night:
http://ow.ly/ugP330oeDNb (The University of Akron students are FREE with ZipCard!)

Sunday night, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy celebrates their 25th Anniversary with a SOLD OUT SHOW - let us know if you'll be there!

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Philadelphia composer thrilled about unexpected Tuesday Musical performance, visit

There are still tickets left for tonight's performance! http://ow.ly/AImM30oeF4S

ohio.com Philadelphia composer Chris Rogerson will be at E.J. Thomas Hall for Tuesday Musical's season finale when his new String Quartet No. 4 takes the place of

The Big Bad Voodoo Daddy show on March 31st at 7:30PM is SOLD OUT!
#bigbadvoodoodaddy #ejthomashall #soldout

Help our friends at Tuesday Musical Association close out their MainStage Season with an unforgettable performance by the Escher String Quartet Thursday night!

Tickets and info: http://ow.ly/oubI30ocEfN

Escher String Quartet, based in NYC and a favorite of our audiences, is coming back to Akron this week.

Mozart’s String Quartet in F major, K. 590 and Beethoven’s Quartet in C-sharp minor for strings, Op. 131 are on the program for the finale of our 2018-19 MainStage season. It's Thursday, March 28, 7:30 p.m. at EJ Thomas Hall.

Mozart’s work is the last he wrote, and Beethoven’s was the composer's favorite and regarded by many as the greatest quartet ever written.

Learn more about the program at 6:30 p.m. during the Concert Conversation with the musicians, led by composer James Wilding, a faculty member at The University of Akron School of Music.

Tickets at https://www.tuesdaymusical.org/performances/details/escher-string-quartet-/299/

TICKET CONTEST! Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood : The Scared Scriptless Tour on (4/04/19). Answer the following questions for a chance to win a pair of tickets, drawn on 4/01.
1) What do you think is funny?
2) Tell us, who will you bring to the show?
Can't wait to see who won? Click the link below to get your tickets today!
www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005511BFDD9541
#colinmochrie #bradsherwood #comedy #scaredscriptless

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It's finally Friday, and if you're craving a "Moms' Night Out" we suggest checking out One Funny Mother, Dena Blizzard, here at the Hall tomorrow night!

Tickets: http://ow.ly/SVvS30o8O6l

It's finally Friday, and if you're craving a "Moms' Night Out" we suggest checking out One Funny Mother, Dena Blizzard, here at the Hall tomorrow night!

Tickets: http://ow.ly/SVvS30o8O6l

Special 12 Hour Sale! Receive $5 OFF on tickets for One Funny Mother, Dena Blizzard on Saturday, March 23rd at 8pm! The sale begins 10am Friday & ends at 10pm!
Click the link below & use the code: FUNNY
https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005568C31842FF
#comedy #onefunnymother

[03/21/19]   Who's celebrating The University of Akron JazzFest 2019 with us this week?

We've got the UA Faculty on the stage this evening, then the Student Big Band tomorrow night.

Tickets and info: http://ow.ly/2kYk30o8NRx

Cruel Intentions: The Musical is coming to E.J. Thomas on 4/19/19!
Click the link below to get your tickets today!
https://bit.ly/2SEgxOw
#CruelIntentionsMusical
Photo Credit: Jenny Anderson

Cruel Intentions: The Musical (4/19/19) was mentioned in a recent article from Playbill.com. Click this link http://tinyurl.com/y6hv4bjp to read the article and see the 24 hour exclusive of photos captured of the cast!
Click the link below to get your tickets today!
https://bit.ly/2SEgxOw
#CruelIntentionsMusical

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood : The Scared Scriptless Tour on April 4, 2019 @ 7:30pm! TICKET CONTEST!
Answer the following questions for a chance to win a pair of tickets. One winner will be drawn on March 25th.
1) Who is another reoccurring character from Whose Line is it Anyway?
2) Tell us, who will you bring to the show?
Can't wait to see who won? Click the link below to get your tickets today!
www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005511BFDD9541
#colinmochrie #bradsherwood #comedy #scaredscriptless

HURRY UP & GET YOUR TICKETS!! ONLY SINGLE SEATS LEFT!! Big Bad Voodoo Daddy on March 31st, 2019 @ 7:30 PM!
Click the link below to get your tickets today!
https://bit.ly/2CJaQnC
#swing #bigbadvoodoodaddy

[03/15/19]   If yesterday's spring-like weather put a song in your heart, keep those vibes going with and check out The University of Akron's JazzFest 2019 next week!

You can find a full rundown of events, here: http://ow.ly/iXHv30o2MAz

Special 12 Hour Sale! Receive $5 OFF on tickets for One Funny Mother, Dena Blizzard on Saturday, March 23rd at 8pm! The sale begins 10am Friday & ends at 10pm!
Click the link below & use the code: FUNNY
https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005568C31842FF
#comedy #onefunnymother

One Funny Mother, Dena Blizzard (3/23) LAST CHANCE TO BUY TICKETS!
Click the link below to get your tickets today!
www.ticketmaster.com/event/05005568C31842FF
#ofm #onefunnymother

Check out Maestro Wilkins' recent interview with 1590 WAKR! We can't wait for the Akron Symphony Orchestra to hit the Hall this weekend.

There's still time to grab your tickets: http://ow.ly/Ho8230o2MoX

Maestro Wilkins stopped by the studios at 1590 WAKR this afternoon to talk about Saturday's concert. Give it a listen: https://tinyurl.com/y2hesj7q

Kent State University School of Music

Check out this footage of the master class students at the Kent State University School of Music enjoyed, given by the The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center!

Tuesday Musical Association brings them to the Hall tomorrow night! Tickets and info: http://ow.ly/353h30o0jUs

Today’s workshop with violinists Arnaud Sussmann and Alexander Sitkovetsky, violinist Matthew Lipman, cellist Nicholas Canellakis and pianist Wu Han featuring Shostakovich’s 9th String Quartet, Grieg’s 3rd Violin Sonata, Liszt’s’ ‘Legende No. 2’ and Chausson’s ‘Poeme’. Streamed live in partnership with The Violin Channel, The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and Tuesday Musical Association.

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood: The Scared Scriptless Tour on April 4, 2019 @ 7:30pm! TICKET CONTEST!
Answer the following questions for a chance to win a pair of tickets. One winner will be drawn on March 18th.
1) Do you have a favorite "Whose Line is it Anyway" sketch?
2) Tell us, who will you bring to the show?
Can't wait to see who won? Click the link below to get your tickets today!
www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005511BFDD9541
#colinmochrie #bradsherwood #comedy #scaredscriptless

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IMOMSOHARD: Mom’s Night Out Round 2
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One Night in Memphis: The Number 1 Tribute to Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash
One Night in Memphis: The number one tribute to Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash
Cirque Dreams Holidaze coming to E.J. Thomas on 12/18
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