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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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

E.J. Thomas Hall and UA Events

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

This #TriviaTuesday we're getting into the holiday spirit with Cirque Dreams Holidaze! Who can tell us how many costumes it takes to put on this breathtaking spectacle? (It hits the Hall December 18!)

Grab your tickets today! --> http://ow.ly/X60N30lG8fM

Catapult: The Amazing Magic of Shadow Dance

Catapult: The Amazing Magic of Shadow Dance on 10/14!
Millions of people were amazed by and fell in love the group’s four network television presentations on the number 1 hit show America's Got Talent!
Click the link to purchase tickets or call the box office at
330-972-7570!
https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/050054D4AB655F4A…

Catapult: The Amazing Magic of Shadow Dance

Catapult Entertainment: The Amazing Magic of Shadow Dance on 10/14! Millions of people were amazed by and fell in love the group’s four network television presentations on the number 1 hit show America's Got Talent! Click the link to purchase tickets or call the box office at
330-972-7570!
https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/050054D4AB655F4A…

The DooWopProject! Enjoy a night filled with harmonies and classics! Featuring current and former stars of Broadway’s smash hits Jersey Boys and Motown the Musical, and their hot band, The Doo Wop Project!
Click the link or call the box office at 330-972-7570!
http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/050054D4AADD5ED8
#doowopmusic #doowopproject #livemusic #heyakron

#WednesdayWisdom from the one and only Arlo Guthrie. The natural-born storyteller returns to the Hall with his "The Arlo Guthrie - Alice’s Restaurant - Back By Popular Demand Tour" November 1. Tickets and info: http://ow.ly/Vbgh30lBF7K

Amy Ray

Get your tickets now to see Amy Ray on 11/27! Click the link or call the box office at (330) 972-7570!
https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005507D7708209#efeat4212
#HeyAkron #livemusic #WhynotAkron

Hey Akron! Can't wait to see you at @E.J. Thomas Hall and UA Events on November 27. #livemusic #HollerbyAmyRay #whynotAkron High Road Touring Tickets available by calling 330.253.2488

Post Modern Jukebox: Bye Bye Bye

Postmodern Jukebox is here on October 24! The Back in Black & White Tour you won't want to miss! Click the link to buy tickets or call our box office 330-972-7570: https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005477CA28932B

Don't miss out! Our friends at Broadway in Akron are bringing four amazing shows to the Hall this season - and you can buy tickets NOW! --> www.BroadwayInAkron.com

TICKET GIVEAWAY! This is your chance to win a pair of tickets to see The Simon & Garfunkel Story on 11/8!
1) Tell us your favorite song by Simon & Garfunkel!
2) Tell us who you will be dancing with at the show!
If you just can't wait to get your tickets! Click the link or call the box office at 330-972-7570! https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/050054C8DB95665A#efeat4212

Piff the Magic Dragon from Americasgottalent on 11/10! ON-SALE TODAY! Click the link or call the box office at (330) 972-7570! https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/050054E5E1E483F3…
#PiffTheMagicDragon #Comedian #Magicdragon

Don't forget - single tickets for the entire 2018-2019 Broadway in Akron line-up go on sale to the public this Monday, August 27!

Don't want to wait to guarantee your seats to Rock of Ages Tenth Anniversary Tour, The Sound of Music on Tour, Finding Neverland - The New Musical or Something Rotten The Musical? There's still time to become a subscriber - for as little as $40! --> www.BroadwayInAkron.com

Piff the Magic Dragon from Americasgottalent on 11/10! PRE-SALE TODAY 10am to 10pm! Click the link or call the box office at (330) 972-7570! Use the code: EJT! https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/050054E5E1E483F3#efeat4212
#PiffTheMagicDragon #Comedian #Magicdragon

Congratulations to Shonda Wolfe - WINNER of our contest for a pair of tickets to see Something Rotten The Musical - here at the Hall May 14 & 15!

Didn't win? You can purchase single tickets to all four Broadway in Akron shows on Monday, August 27 (or subscribe today at www.BroadwayInAkron.com!)

TICKET GIVEAWAY! Catapult: The Amazing Magic of Shadow Dance on 10/14! You have the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show! Winner will be pulled on 8/28!
1) Tell us what shadow animal you would make!
2) Tell us who you will bring with you to the show!
If you just can't wait, click the link to purchase tickets!
https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/050054D4AB655F4A#efeat4212

Just announced- Piff the Magic Dragon from Americasgottalent on 11/10! BEAT THE BOX OFFICE TICKET GIVEAWAY!
1) Tell us your hidden talent!
2)Tell us who you will bring with you to the show!
Pre-Sale on Thursday! Come back for the code!
#PiffTheMagicDragon #Comedian #Magicdragon

Post Modern Jukebox- Love Yourself

Postmodern Jukebox : Back in Black & White Tour on 10/24! TICKET GIVEAWAY! One lucky winner will receive 2 tickets to the show!
1) Tell us what song you want to hear Postmodern Jukebox perform!
2) Tell us who you will be dancing with at the show!
If you just can't wait, click the link to purchase tickets! https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005477CA28932B…

The DooWopProject on 10/13! TICKET GIVEAWAY! This is your chance to win 2 tickets to see current and former stars of Broadway’s smash hits Jersey Boys and Motown: The Musical, and their hot band, The Doo Wop Project!
1. Tell us which Doo Wop group is your favorite!
2. Tell us who you willl dance with at the show!

ENTER TO WIN SOMETHING ROTTEN CONTEST!

ENTER TO WIN!

SOMETHING ROTTEN! is coming to town May 14 & 15 to close out the 18-19 Broadway In Akron season – and NOW is your chance to win a pair of tickets to see “Broadway’s big, fat hit!” (New York Post) Don’t miss this hilarious show that tells the story of two brothers that set out to write the world’s first musical – in 1595! PLUS – we’ll throw in a $20 concessions voucher to make sure your visit to the Hall is anything but rotten.

Get the full contest details, here: https://contests.ejthomashall.com/

Don’t forget – single tickets to all four Broadway In Akron shows go on sale to the public August 27!

CONGRATS to Jim Draher, winner of our contest for a pair of tickets to see Finding Neverland - The New Musical - coming to the Hall March 5 & 6 as a part of the Broadway in Akron season!

Didn't win? There's still time to become a subscriber (www.BroadwayInAkron.com). Or, purchase single tickets on August 27.

The Sound of Music on Tour

As kids and teachers alike head back to the classroom, we think it's the perfect time to revisit these messages of appreciation from the cast of The Sound of Music on Tour!

Don't miss this classic show when it hits the Hall as a part of the Broadway in Akron season! Subscribe today (www.BroadwayInAkron.com) or purchase single tickets starting August 27!

If only teaching really were as easy as "DO-RE-MI”. Jill-Christine Wiley and #SoundofMusiconTour cast members open up about the influential educators in their own lives. Help us celebrate #NationalTeacherDay and give a shoutout to your favorite teacher in the comments below.

ON SALE TODAY! Amy Ray and her band on 11/27! Click the link or call the box office at 330-972-7570! Box office opens at 10am!
https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005507D7708209…

Just in and on PRE-SALE TODAY: Amy Ray and her band with special guest Chastity Brown on 11/27! Click the link or call the box office at 330-972-7570! Use the CODE: EJT! Sale ends at 10pm!
https://www1.ticketmaster.com/event/05005507D7708209#efeat4212

Finding Neverland Contest

ENTER TO WIN TICKETS TO FINDING NEVERLAND!

Telling the incredible story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters, Finding Neverland flies through the Hall March 5 & 6 as a part of the 2018-2019 Broadway In Akron Season – and now’s your chance to WIN a pair of tickets! Plus, we’ll throw in a bit of our own pixie dust in the form of a $20 concessions voucher.

Get the full contest details, here: https://contests.ejthomashall.com

…and mark your calendar for Monday, August 27 – when single tickets for the entire Broadway In Akron Season go on sale to the public!

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Finding Neverland at EJ Thomas Hall
Disney Jr. Dance Party On Tour! is coming to E.J. Thomas on March 10th!
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
Cirque Dreams Holidaze is coming to E.J. Thomas Hall on December 18th!
Cirque Dreams Holidaze -December 18th
#RockofAgesTour Rehearsal
#RockofAgesTour Rehearsal
The Simon & Garfunkel Story at E.J. Thomas 11/8/2018
Cirque Dreams Holidaze coming to EJ Thomas Hall on 12/18!

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