MALTZ JUPITER THEATRE

2013/14 LIMITED ENGAGEMENTS

GO ON SALE TO PUBLIC ON MAY 6

April 25, 2013 (Jupiter) – The Maltz Jupiter Theatre has your ticket to great entertainment!

In addition to the musicals and dramas featured in the Theatre’s 2013/14 season (Dial M for Murder, Annie, A Chorus Line, Other Desert Cities and The King and I), the Theatre will present a spectacular lineup of all-new concerts and special productions, along with select beloved favorites.

Audiences will witness jaw-dropping feats of acrobatic daring with the cirque troupe Cirque Zuma Zuma (Jan. 2), groove to the smooth sounds of the ‘60s with Masters of Motown (Jan. 20) and be spellbound and inspired by the never-before-seen magic of Spencers Theatre of Illusion (Feb. 4).

“In addition to the season of shows we produce, we are so proud of the wonderful series of concerts and other performances we present,” said Andrew Kato, the Theatre’s producing artistic director. “We are thrilled to be bringing a season full of all-new limited engagements for our audiences to enjoy.”

Tickets for the Theatre’s 2013/14 season of special productions, special engagements and limited engagements go on sale to the general public on Monday, May 6, 2013, at 10 a.m. While the Theatre is currently closed for renovations, tickets may be purchased by calling the box office (561-575-2223) or purchasing tickets online (www.jupitertheatre.org).

The Theatre’s lineup of outstanding new concerts includes the soulful sounds of Clyde McPhatter’s Drifters (Feb. 7), the No. 1 chart-topping harmonies of Glenn Leonard’s Temptations Revue (Feb. 8) and an explosion of high-energy Irish step dancing with Michael Londra’s Celtic Fire (March 7).

In association with the Actors Fund, January will bring an extra-special benefit concert featuring multi award-winning Broadway, television and film actor Brian Stokes Mitchell (Jan. 5), whose Broadway career includes Man of La Mancha, Kiss Me Kate and Ragtime.

Back for its second year, the Theatre will produce a contemporary retelling of the children’s classic Alice in Wonderland with the spectacular family-friendly musical Through the Looking Glass (November 15–16) and Hamlet (August 24), produced by local high school students as part of the Theatre’s Youth Artists’ Chair program and featuring local kids.

Popular returning favorites include the Palm Beach Gardens Concert Band Holiday Concert (Dec. 23), the New Year’s Eve show for Capitol Steps (Dec. 31), Chris MacDonald’s Memories of Elvis (Jan. 27) and Yesterday: A Tribute to the Beatles (March 8).

Here’s a look at the Theatre’s 2013/14 special productions, all-new limited engagements and more:

Youth Artists’ Chair presents Hamlet – Saturday, August 24 – Lighthouse ArtsCenter
After the death of his father, and a ghostly visit, Prince Hamlet is on a quest for truth, justice and ultimately revenge. One of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedies, Hamlet’s journey reminds us all “to thine own self be true.” Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets: Adults $20, Students $15.

Emerging Artist Series presents Through the Looking Glass – Friday, November 15 and Saturday, Nov 16
A contemporary retelling of the children’s classic Alice in Wonderland, Through the Looking Glass comes to life with eye-popping sets, costumes, magic and puppetry. In a colorful land where animals talk and characters amuse, 12-year-old Alice learns to “look in the mirror” and see the truly special person she is. With an exciting original pop score, this adventure is filled with fun twists the entire family will enjoy. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 15 and 8 p.m. on Nov. 16. Tickets: Adults $25, Students $15. Sponsored by The Elmore Family Foundation, John Osher, and The Albert E. and Birdie W. Einstein Fund.

Palm Beach Gardens Concert Band Holiday Concert – Monday, Dec 23

Here is your chance to hear popular and traditional Christmas and Hanukkah songs played by the full band, plus surprise performances by vocal and instrumental soloists, in a joyous celebration of the holiday season. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. All tickets are $15.

Capitol Steps – New Year’s Eve – Tuesday, December 31
Come along for the ride as they take a humorous look at some serious issues in an all-new show to ring in the New Year. Showtimes are at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tickets are $50, $60 and $85 for special VIP seats with champagne toast, and meet and greet.

Cirque Zuma Zuma – Thursday, January 2
From America’s Got Talent, this acrobatic troupe will mesmerize our audiences. Featuring with non-stop action and African flair, this exciting evening includes dance, acrobatics, tumbling, and music. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $40.

Let’s Hang On – A Tribute to Franki Valli and The Four Seasons – Friday, January 3
This group performs with crisp, synchronized choreography and the infamous falsetto and smooth harmonies sung to the best hits featuring “Walk like a Man,” “Sherry,” “Can’t Take My Eyes of You” and many more. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $45.

Brian Stokes Mitchell: Simply Broadway – Benefit Concert for The Actor’s Fund and Theatre – Sunday, January 5
A multi-award winning Broadway, television and film actor with a career of musical versatility.  Stokes’ Broadway career includes Man of La Mancha, Kiss Me Kate and Ragtime. Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets begin at $100.

Masters of Motown – Monday, January 20

A Motown celebration full of hit music from the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s. From the Temptations, Smokey Robinson and The Supremes, this show will take you on a fabulous trip down memory lane. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. All tickets $50, VIP meet and greet $65.

Swingin’ – Sunday, January 26
One night of jazz with the best of the Big Band sounds from the Swing Era. Hear the classics from Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington and more! Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets are $40. Sponsored by Kretzer Piano.

Chris MacDonald’s Memories of Elvis – Monday, January 27

Join us for a memorial tribute celebrating the life and music of Elvis Presley in honor of his 78th birthday. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $45.

Spencers Theatre of Illusion – Tuesday, February 4

This spectacular show will mesmerize the audience with suspense, special effects, and theatrical grand illusions that seem impossible.  Featuring never-been-seen before illusions, the mystery of magic will come alive. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets $40, VIP meet and greet $50.

Clyde McPhatter’s Drifters – Friday, February 7

Known for their vocal style of ‘50s rhythm and blues combined with the soul music of the ‘60s. Performing all the hits such as “Save the Last Dance for Me,” “This Magic Moment,” “Up on the Roof,” “Stand by Me,” and more! Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets $50, VIP meet and greet $65.

Glenn Leonard’s Temptations Revue – Saturday, February 8

Starring the former lead singer in a tribute with recognizable choreography, distinct harmonies and timeless music featuring “I’m on Fire,” “Ever Ready Love,” and more. Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets $50, VIP meet and greet $65. Sponsored by Kretzer Piano.

Michael Londra’s Celtic Fire – Friday, March 7
Featuring world-class Irish dancers and Celtic tenor of the year Michael Londra in an explosive show of Irish step dancing. this high-energy Celtic treat brings the best of Ireland and beyond to the stage. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $45.

Yesterday, Beatles – Saturday, March 8

Relive one of the most influential rock groups in the history of pop music with a tribute to the Beatles, performed in an unforgettable show featuring all the hits! Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets are $45.

Single tickets for special productions, special engagements and limited engagements go on sale on Monday, May 6, at 10 a.m. Season subscriptions are currently on sale; single play and musical tickets (for Dial M for Murder, Annie, A Chorus Line, Other Desert Cities and The King and I) go on sale on Monday, Aug. 26, at 10 a.m.

To purchase tickets by phone, call the box office at (561) 575-2223. To purchase tickets online, visit www.jupitertheatre.org. Discounts are also available for groups; for group sales, call (561) 743-2666, ext. 117.

About the Maltz Jupiter Theatre
The not-for-profit Maltz Jupiter Theatre has become one of Florida’s preeminent professional theatres, committed to production and education through its collaborations with local and national artists. Currently the state’s largest award-winning regional theatre, the Theatre draws over 70,000 people annually, serves a subscription base of more than 7,530 and has world-class classroom facilities in support of its Paul and Sandra Goldner Conservatory of Performing Arts, which serves hundreds of youth and adults. The Theatre is a member of the prestigious League of Resident Theatres and has earned numerous Carbonell Awards, South Florida’s highest honor for artistic excellence, including the prestigious Bill Von Maurer Award for Theatrical Excellence in 2012. For more information about the Theatre’s upcoming shows and Conservatory, visit www.jupitertheatre.orgor call the box office at (561) 575-2223.  

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