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Kinky Boots

10/06/2015 - 10/11/2015 - 12:00 am at Ohio Theatre
39 East State Street

Winner of six Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, this inspirational story follows a struggling shoe factory owner who works to turn his business around with help from Lola, a fabulous entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos. Together, this unlikely pair finds that they have more in common than they ever dreamed possible… proving that when you change your mind about someone, you can change your whole world. Inspired by a true story, KINKY BOOTS features a joyous, Tony-winning score by Cyndi Lauper, direction and Tony-winning choreography by Jerry Mitchell, and a hilarious, uplifting book by four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein. Come join the sold-out audiences who’ve discovered why — sometimes — the best way to fit in is to stand out.KINKY BOOTS truly is “cause for celebration!” (Entertainment Weekly).


Gladys Knight & The O’Jays

10/11/2015 - 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Palace Theatre Columbus
34 W. Broad St.

GLADYS KNIGHT AND THE O’JAY’S are coming to Columbus – together in concert, doing full headlining performances on Sunday, October 11th, 2015 at the Palace Theatre.


Paul McCartney’s Out There Tour

10/13/2015 - 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Nationwide Arena
200 West Nationwide Blvd.

Paul McCartney will return to Columbus, OH at Nationwide Arena on October 13, 2015!

Photo: Maryanne Bilham Knight

DEF LEPPARD at the Schottenstein Center

10/14/2015 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Schottenstein Center
555 Borror Drive

DEF LEPPARD with special guests Foreigner and Night Ranger will be at the Schottenstein Center on October 14, 2015. Doors open at 6pm and the show begins at 7pm. Tickets go on sale this Friday, May 1st at 10am! You can purchase tickets at the Schottenstein Center Ticket Office, online at, or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000 at 1-800-745-3000.

Photo credit: Frank W. Ockenfels

Norah Jones

10/23/2015 - 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Palace Theatre Columbus
34 W. Broad St.

Sunny 95 welcomes Norah Jones to Columbus! For ticket info, click HERE.


Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

11/24/2015 - 11/29/2015 - 12:00 am at Ohio Theatre
39 East State Street

Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic holiday tale as it comes to life on stage. Featuring the hit songs “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch” and “Welcome Christmas,” The Grinch discovers there’s more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart-warming holiday classic. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is “two sizes too small,” decides to steal Christmas away from the holiday-loving Whos. Celebrate the holidays with the show The New York Times calls “100 times better than any bedside story!”



12/18/2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Palace Theatre Columbus
34 W. Broad St.

Straight No Chaser has a new album and a new tour!


The Sound of Music

01/26/2016 - 01/31/2016 - 12:00 am at Ohio Theatre
39 East State Street

The Hills Are Alive! A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, directed by three-time Tony Award® winner Jack O’Brien, is coming to Columbus. The spirited, romantic, and beloved musical story of Maria and the Von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy® and Academy Award®-winning Best Score, including “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” “Edelweiss,” and the title song.


Janet Jackson

02/01/2016 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm at Schottenstein Center
555 Borror Drive

The recent BET Awards’ Ultimate Icon honoree, multiple GRAMMY® Award-winner and multi-platinum selling artist announced a 2nd North American leg to her UNBREAKABLE WORLD TOUR with an additional 27 new cities added to what has become one of the most highly-anticipated international tours.


Motown the Musical

02/23/2016 - 02/28/2016 - 12:00 am at Ohio Theatre
39 East State Street

It began as one man’s story… became everyone’s music… and is now Broadway’s musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson, and many more. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives, and made us all move to the same beat. Now, experience it live on stage in the record-breaking smash hit MOTOWN THE MUSICAL!


NETworks presents Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

03/15/2016 - 03/20/2016 - 12:00 am at Palace Theatre Columbus
34 W. Broad St.

The most beautiful love story ever told comes to life! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of more than 35 million people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including “Be Our Guest” and the beloved title song. Experience the romance and enchantment of Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at the Palace Theatre!


Vance Joy

03/21/2016 - 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Lifestyle Communities Pavilion
405 Neil Ave

Mix welcomes Vance Joy to Columbus! Doors open at 6:30. For ticket info click here!


The Book of Mormon

04/19/2016 - 04/24/2016 - 12:00 am at Ohio Theatre
39 East State Street

Hailed by The New York Times as “the best musical of this century” and the winner of nine Tony Awards®, THE BOOK OF MORMON is the blockbuster Broadway smash from South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and the Oscar®-winning composer of Disney’s Frozen and Avenue Q, Bobby Lopez.

This outrageous musical comedy follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Now with standing-room-only productions in London, on Broadway, and across North America, THE BOOK


Dirty Dancing

05/17/2016 - 05/22/2016 - 12:00 am at Ohio Theatre
39 East State Street

DIRTY DANCING-THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE is a record-breaking live theatre sensation, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance, and sensational dancing. London’s Sunday Express says “This crowd-pleasing stage adaptation hits the jackpot!” Featuring the hit songs, “Hungry Eyes,” “Hey Baby,” “Do You Love Me?” and the heart-stopping “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life.” You’ll have the time of your life!



08/17/2016 - 09/04/2016 - 12:00 am at Ohio Theatre
39 East State Street

Back by “popular” demand. Variety calls WICKED “a cultural phenomenon,” and it continues to break box office records across North America. Winner of more than 100 international awards, including a Grammy and three Tony Awards, WICKED is “Broadway’s biggest blockbuster” (The New York Times).

Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the land of Oz. One – born with emerald green skin – is smart, fiery, and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious, and very popular. How these two grow to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good makes for “the most complete – and completely satisfying – musical in a long time” (USA Today).

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