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Academy Of Music: Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Seats (approximate)
2500

ABOUT THIS THEATRE

Description
Kimmel Center, Inc., a charitable, not-for-profit organization, owns, manages, supports and maintains The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, which includes Verizon Hall, Perelman Theater, Innovation Studio and the Merck Arts Education Center. Kimmel Center, Inc. also manages the Academy of Music, owned by the Philadelphia Orchestra Association. The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and the Academy of Music serve as home to eight Resident Company performing arts organizations, including The Philadelphia Orchestra, Opera Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Ballet, Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, American Theater Arts for Youth, PHILADANCO, Philadelphia Chamber Music Society and Peter Nero and the Philly Pops®. Kimmel Cente r, Inc.'s mission also includes arts in education, community outreach and a rich diversity of programming through its Kimmel Center Presents and Cadillac Broadway at the Academy series of performances.
Musical Original
Jesus Christ Superstar
Apr 07, 2020 - Apr 12, 2020
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Revival Drama
Les Misérables
Mar 17, 2020 - Mar 29, 2020
Musical Revival Drama
Hello, Dolly!
Feb 18, 2020 - Mar 01, 2020
Music by Jerry Herman; Book by Michael Stewart; Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Musical Revival Comedy
The Band's Visit
Jan 07, 2020 - Jan 19, 2020
Music by David Yazbek; Book by Itamar Moses; Lyrics by David Yazbek
Musical Original
Mean Girls
Nov 19, 2019 - Dec 01, 2019
Music by Jeff Richmond; Book by Tina Fey; Lyrics by Nell Benjamin
Musical Original
Come From Away
Oct 22, 2019 - Nov 03, 2019
Musical Original
Musical Original Comedy
Anastasia
Apr 09, 2019 - Apr 14, 2019
Music by Stephen Flaherty; Book by Terrence McNally; Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Musical Original
Miss Saigon
Mar 19, 2019 - Mar 31, 2019
Musical Revival Drama
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Nov 06, 2018 - Nov 18, 2018
Music by Marc Shaiman; Book by David Greig; Lyrics by Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman
Musical Original
Musical Original Drama
Aladdin
Jun 13, 2018 - Jul 01, 2018
Musical Original
On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan
Apr 10, 2018 - Apr 15, 2018
Featuring Music Produced and Recorded by Emilio Estefan, Gloria Estefan, Miami Sound Machine; Book by Alexander Dinelaris
Musical Original
School of Rock The Musical
Mar 27, 2018 - Apr 01, 2018
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Book by Julian Fellowes; Lyrics by Glenn Slater
Musical Original
Musical Original Comedy
Les Misérables
Jan 09, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Musical Revival Drama
Finding Neverland
Nov 21, 2017 - Nov 26, 2017
Musical Original
The Phantom of the Opera
Nov 01, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Musical Original Drama
Wicked - Munchkinland
Jul 26, 2017 - Aug 27, 2017
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Winnie Holzman; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Original
Motown The Musical
May 30, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017
Musical Original Drama
Cabaret
Apr 04, 2017 - Apr 09, 2017
Music by John Kander; Book by Joe Masteroff; Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Musical Revival Drama
The King and I
Mar 22, 2017 - Apr 02, 2017
Musical Revival ComedyDrama
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Feb 28, 2017 - Mar 05, 2017
Music by Adrian Sutton; Written by Simon Stephens
Play Original
The Bodyguard
Feb 21, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017
Musical Original
An American in Paris
Nov 22, 2016 - Nov 27, 2016
Musical Original
If/Then
Jun 21, 2016 - Jun 26, 2016
Music by Tom Kitt; Book by Brian Yorkey; Lyrics by Brian Yorkey
Musical Original
The Sound of Music
Mar 15, 2016 - Mar 20, 2016
Musical Revival Drama
Pippin
Feb 23, 2016 - Feb 28, 2016
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Roger O. Hirson; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Revival Comedy
Matilda The Musical
Nov 17, 2015 - Nov 29, 2015
Music by Tim Minchin; Book by Dennis Kelly; Lyrics by Tim Minchin
Musical Original
The Lion King - Gazelle
May 20, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
Music by Elton John; Book by Irene Mecchi, Roger Allers; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Original
Dirty Dancing
Mar 24, 2015 - Apr 05, 2015
Musical Original
The Illusionists
Feb 24, 2015 - Mar 01, 2015
Music by Evan Jolly
Special Original Magic
Motown The Musical
Jan 06, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015
Musical Original Drama
Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
Nov 25, 2014 - Nov 30, 2014
Music by Richard Rodgers; New Book by Douglas Carter Beane; Original Book by Oscar Hammerstein II; Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Musical Original
Newsies The Musical
Oct 28, 2014 - Nov 02, 2014
Music by Alan Menken; Book by Harvey Fierstein; Lyrics by Jack Feldman
Musical Original Comedy
Evita - 2013
Jun 17, 2014 - Jun 22, 2014
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Revival Drama
The Phantom of the Opera
Mar 19, 2014 - Apr 13, 2014
Musical Original Drama
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Feb 18, 2014 - Feb 23, 2014
Music by George Gershwin; Musical Score Adapted by Diedre Murray; Lyrics by Dorothy Heyward, DuBose Heyward, Ira Gershwin
Musical Revival Opera
We Will Rock You
Jan 14, 2014 - Jan 19, 2014
Music by Queen; Story and Script by Ben Elton; Lyrics by Queen
Musical Original
I Love Lucy
Dec 26, 2013 - Dec 29, 2013
Original Music Composer: Peitor Angell; Adapted for the Stage and with new material by Kim Flagg, Rick Sparks; Special Lyrics by Wayne Moore
Play Original Comedy
Flashdance The Musical
Nov 19, 2013 - Nov 24, 2013
Music by Robbie Roth; Book by Robert Cary, Tom Hedley; Lyrics by Robbie Roth, Robert Cary
Musical Original
Once
Oct 29, 2013 - Nov 10, 2013
Musical Original Romance
Wicked - Emerald City
Jun 25, 2013 - Aug 04, 2013
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Winnie Holzman; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Original
Sister Act
Apr 02, 2013 - Apr 07, 2013
Musical Original Comedy
Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Feb 26, 2013 - Mar 03, 2013
Musical Original
Les Misérables - 25th Anniversary
Jan 02, 2013 - Jan 13, 2013
Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg; Original French text by Alain Boublil, Jean-Marc Natel; Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Musical Revival Drama
War Horse
Nov 20, 2012 - Dec 02, 2012
Songmaker: John Tams
Play Original Drama
West Side Story
Mar 27, 2012 - Apr 08, 2012
Music by Leonard Bernstein; Book by Arthur Laurents; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Musical Revival Drama
Fela!
Mar 20, 2012 - Mar 25, 2012
Additional music by Aaron Johnson, Jordan McLean; Music by Fela Anikulapo-Kuti; Book by Bill T. Jones, Jim Lewis; Additional lyrics by Jim Lewis; Lyrics by Fela Anikulapo-Kuti
Musical Original
Memphis
Jan 17, 2012 - Jan 22, 2012
Music by David Bryan; Book by Joe DiPietro; Lyrics by David Bryan, Joe DiPietro
Musical Original
Hair
Jan 03, 2012 - Jan 08, 2012
Musical Revival Fantasy
Billy Elliot The Musical
Nov 14, 2011 - Nov 27, 2011
Music by Elton John; Book by Lee Hall; Lyrics by Lee Hall
Musical Original
Next to Normal
Jun 21, 2011 - Jun 26, 2011
Music by Tom Kitt; Book by Brian Yorkey; Lyrics by Brian Yorkey
Musical Original
Mary Poppins
Mar 25, 2011 - Apr 17, 2011
Musical Original Spectacle
In the Heights
Jan 18, 2011 - Jan 23, 2011
Musical Original
Les Misérables - 25th Anniversary
Jan 04, 2011 - Jan 16, 2011
Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg; Original French text by Alain Boublil, Jean-Marc Natel; Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Musical Revival Drama
South Pacific
Nov 23, 2010 - Nov 28, 2010
Musical Revival Drama
Dreamgirls
Jun 22, 2010 - Jun 27, 2010
Music by Henry Krieger; Book by Tom Eyen; Lyrics by Tom Eyen
Musical Revival
The Lion King - Gazelle
Mar 23, 2010 - Apr 25, 2010
Music by Elton John; Book by Irene Mecchi, Roger Allers; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Original
Wicked - Munchkinland
Jan 05, 2010 - Jan 24, 2010
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Winnie Holzman; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Original
Irving Berlins White Christmas - 2009
Nov 24, 2009 - Dec 06, 2009
Music by Irving Berlin; Book by David Ives, Paul Blake; Lyrics by Irving Berlin
Musical Revival Comedy
Musical Original Comedy
Chicago
Sep 15, 2009 - Sep 20, 2009
Music by John Kander; Book by Bob Fosse, Fred Ebb; Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Musical Revival Comedy
Grease
Jul 07, 2009 - Jul 19, 2009
Musical Revival Comedy
Spring Awakening
Jun 23, 2009 - Jun 28, 2009
Music by Duncan Sheik; Book by Steven Sater; Lyrics by Steven Sater
Musical Original Drama
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Apr 07, 2009 - Apr 12, 2009
Music by Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman; Adapted for the stage by Jeremy Sams; Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman
Musical Original Comedy
Happy Days
Mar 24, 2009 - Mar 29, 2009
Music by Paul Williams; Book by Garry Marshall; Lyrics by Paul Williams
Musical Original Comedy
Rent - Mark
Feb 03, 2009 - Feb 08, 2009
Music by Jonathan Larson; Book by Jonathan Larson; Lyrics by Jonathan Larson
Musical Original Drama
Ain't Misbehavin'
Jan 09, 2009 - Jan 11, 2009
Musical Revival Revue
Legally Blonde
Dec 02, 2008 - Dec 07, 2008
Music by Laurence O'Keefe, Nell Benjamin; Book by Heather Hach; Based upon the film by MGM; Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe, Nell Benjamin
Musical Original Comedy
A Bronx Tale
Nov 11, 2008 - Nov 23, 2008
Original music by John Gromada; Written by Chazz Palminteri
Play Original Solo
Monty Python's Spamalot
Aug 12, 2008 - Aug 31, 2008
Music by Eric Idle, John Du Prez; Book by Eric Idle; Lyrics by Eric Idle
Musical Original Comedy
Musical Original Comedy
The Color Purple
Jun 17, 2008 - Jul 13, 2008
Musical Original Drama
My Fair Lady
Mar 11, 2008 - Mar 16, 2008
Music by Frederick Loewe; Book by Alan Jay Lerner; Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
Musical Revival Comedy
The Drowsy Chaperone
Nov 27, 2007 - Dec 02, 2007
Musical Original Comedy
Wicked - Emerald City
Jul 25, 2007 - Sep 09, 2007
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Winnie Holzman; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Original
Monty Python's Spamalot
Mar 20, 2007 - Apr 08, 2007
Music by Eric Idle, John Du Prez; Book by Eric Idle; Lyrics by Eric Idle
Musical Original Comedy
Annie
Feb 27, 2007 - Mar 04, 2007
Music by Charles Strouse; Book by Thomas Meehan; Lyrics by Martin Charnin
Musical Revival Comedy
The Lion King - Gazelle
Jun 05, 2006 - Sep 10, 2006
Music by Elton John; Book by Irene Mecchi, Roger Allers; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Original
Wicked - Emerald City
Mar 22, 2006 - Apr 09, 2006
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Winnie Holzman; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Original
Annie
Nov 22, 2005 - Nov 27, 2005
Music by Charles Strouse; Book by Thomas Meehan; Lyrics by Martin Charnin
Musical Revival Comedy
Doctor Dolittle - 2005
Sep 21, 2005 - Sep 25, 2005
Music by Leslie Bricusse; Book by Leslie Bricusse; Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse
Musical Original Comedy
Evita - 2004
Jun 21, 2005 - Jun 26, 2005
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Revival Drama
Peter Pan
Mar 22, 2005 - Mar 27, 2005
Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh
Musical Revival Comedy
On The Record
Jan 05, 2005 - Jan 16, 2005
Scenarist: Chad Beguelin
Musical Original
Big River
Nov 22, 2004 - Nov 28, 2004
Music by Roger Miller; Book by William Hauptman; Lyrics by Roger Miller
Musical Revival Sign Language
The King and I - 2004
Sep 06, 2004 - Sep 12, 2004
Musical Revival ComedyDrama
Musical Original Drama
Urinetown
Nov 18, 2003 - Nov 23, 2003
Music by Mark Hollmann; Book by Greg Kotis; Lyrics by Greg Kotis, Mark Hollmann
Musical Original Comedy
Beauty & the Beast - Second National
Jul 21, 2003 - Aug 03, 2003
Music by Alan Menken; Book by Linda Woolverton; Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice
Musical Original Comedy
Peter Pan
Jul 21, 1982 - Aug 14, 1982
Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh
Musical Revival Comedy
The King and I
Jun 23, 1981 - Aug 30, 1981
Musical Revival ComedyDrama
Man of La Mancha
Jun 26, 1979 - Sep 02, 1979
Music by Mitch Leigh; Book by Dale Wasserman; Lyrics by Joe Darion
Musical Revival Drama
The Student Prince
Jun 04, 1973 - Jun 09, 1973
Music by Sigmund Romberg; Book by Dorothy Donnelly; Lyrics by Dorothy Donnelly
Musical Revival Operetta