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Schedule

The Studio Theatre - THE LAST FIVE YEARS

The Studio Theatre - THE LAST FIVE YEARS

February 24th - March 19th, 2017

Preview: FEB 20th-23rd
Opening: FEB 24th
Closing: MAR 19th


3 Performances Added!
March 3rd, 4th, and 10th at 2:00pm


With music and lyrics by three-time Tony Award winner, Jason Robert Brown, The Last 5 Years follows the characters of Jamie (an upcoming novelist) and his girlfriend/fiancé/wife, Cathy (a struggling actress). This powerful and intimate musical explores the journey of a New York couple in their twenties who succeed, struggle and succumb to the challenges and charms of married life.

Show Time: 7:00 PM

$15 for Preview Performances, $30 for Performances

SOLD OUT
Taj Express, the Bollywood Musical

Taj Express, the Bollywood Musical

March 2nd, 2017

Taj Express explodes with the sounds of India and Bollywood, capturing the vibrant, expressive spirit of the world of Bollywood movies that have been entertaining billions of people in India for generations.

Show Time:7:00pm

$25.00 - $85.00

The Hit Men <em><small>Legendary Performers with Frankie Valli, Carole King, Cat Stevens & more</small></em>

The Hit Men Legendary Performers with Frankie Valli, Carole King, Cat Stevens & more

March 5th, 2017

THE HIT MEN – a supergroup consisting of Lee Shapiro, Jimmy Ryan, Larry Gates, Russ Velazquez and Steve Murphy – either played, sang or did both on some of the most memorable hits of the era, including “Who Loves You”, “Oh What a Night”, “The Loco-motion”, “Peace Train”, “Mony Mony”, “Joy to the World” and other songs in which they used their talents to spin wax into gold and platinum ...

Show Time: 7:00pm

$20.00 - $50.00

Irish Comedy Tour

Irish Comedy Tour

March 7th, 2017

The Irish Comedy Tour takes the party atmosphere of a Dublin pub and combines it with a boisterous, belly-laugh band of hooligans.

The clover -- make that clever -- comedians, whose ancestors hail from the Emerald Isle, include Detroit native Derek Richards; Boston-born Mike McCarthy; Nova Scotia's Damon Leibert; and from Inchicore, a suburb of Dublin, Ireland Derrick Keane.

Show Time: 7:00pm

$17.00 - $35.00

Annie

Annie

March 10th - 11th, 2017

The world's best-loved musical returns in time-honored form. Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin and choreographed by Liza Gennaro, this production of ANNIE will be a brand new incarnation of the iconic original.

Show Time: March 10 at 7:30pm
March 11 at 2:00pm and 7:30pm

$35.00 - $85.00

Paul Anka

Paul Anka

March 13th, 2017

Born July 30, 1941, in Ottawa into a tight-knit Canadian family, Paul Anka didn't waste much time getting his life in music started. He sang in the choir at Church and studied piano. He honed his writing skills with journalism courses, even working for a spell at the Ottawa Citizen. By 13, he had his own vocal group, the Bobbysoxers. He performed at every amateur night he could get to in his mother's car, unbeknownst to her of course.

Show Time: 7:00pm

$75.00 - $250.00

The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra - Classic Concert

The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra - Classic Concert

March 14th, 2017

The Sharon will be hosting The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2016/17 season. This professional orchestra will present musical masterpieces to our local community that will enlighten and entertain. Their purpose is to nourish the hearts, minds and souls of families with the glorious gift of music while inspiring the next generation to pursue this same noble tradition.

Show Times: 7:00pm

Individual concert ticket prices are $39-$21. Series tickets on sale at all Box Office locations or by calling 352-750-5411.

The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra - Classic Concert

The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra - Classic Concert

March 15th, 2017

The Sharon will be hosting The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2016/17 season. This professional orchestra will present musical masterpieces to our local community that will enlighten and entertain. Their purpose is to nourish the hearts, minds and souls of families with the glorious gift of music while inspiring the next generation to pursue this same noble tradition.

Show Times: 7:00pm

Individual concert ticket prices are $39-$21. Series tickets on sale at all Box Office locations or by calling 352-750-5411.

Saturday Night Fever

Saturday Night Fever

March 18th - 19th, 2017

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER – THE MUSICAL, the iconic story of Tony — the kid from Brooklyn USA — who wants to dance his way to a better life is back! And back in an all-new production that shares Tony’s love for dancing in spectacular new ways. Fueled by the vintage Bee Gee hits, this contemporary retelling of the classic story captures the energy, passion and life-changing moments that have thrilled movie audiences since 1977. Now, a new generation of dancers meets a new generation of playgoers to explore the soaring sounds and pulsating rhythms of this coming-of-age Disco fantasy.

Show Time: 7:00pm

$30.00 - $80.00

Illusionist Rick Thomas

Illusionist Rick Thomas

March 30th, 2017

Without doubt, Rick Thomas is one of the greatest and most successful illusionists in the world today. He has completed five world tours covering over 50 countries. from sold out performances at Caesars Colosseum to headlining the Sydney Opera House in Australia, Rick Thomas continues to entertain millions of people across the world with his breathtaking magic both on stage and television today!

Show Time: 7:00pm

$20.00 - $60.00

The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra - Opera Celebration

The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra - Opera Celebration

April 4th, 2017

The Sharon will be hosting The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2016/17 season. This professional orchestra will present musical masterpieces to our local community that will enlighten and entertain. Their purpose is to nourish the hearts, minds and souls of families with the glorious gift of music while inspiring the next generation to pursue this same noble tradition.

Show Times: 7:00pm

Individual concert ticket prices are $39-$21. Series tickets on sale at all Box Office locations or by calling 352-750-5411.

The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra - Opera Celebration

The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra - Opera Celebration

April 5th, 2017

The Sharon will be hosting The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2016/17 season. This professional orchestra will present musical masterpieces to our local community that will enlighten and entertain. Their purpose is to nourish the hearts, minds and souls of families with the glorious gift of music while inspiring the next generation to pursue this same noble tradition.

Show Times: 7:00pm

Individual concert ticket prices are $39-$21. Series tickets on sale at all Box Office locations or by calling 352-750-5411.

The Studio Theatre - PROOF

The Studio Theatre - PROOF

April 7th - 30th, 2017

Preview: APRIL 3rd-6th
Opening: APRIL 7th
Closing: APRIL 30th


Catherine is the daughter of a brilliant, but mentally disturbed mathematician, trying to come to grips with her possible inheritance: both his brilliance and his insanity. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Tony, Outer Critics Circle, and Drama Desk Awards’ Playwright, David Auburn’s Proof currently holds the record for the longest running Broadway play of the 21st century.

Show Time: 7:00 PM

$15 for Preview Performances, $30 for Performances

SOLD OUT
Billy Gilman <em><small>from The Voice 2016</small></em>

Billy Gilman from The Voice 2016

April 7th, 2017

Unlike other winners and finalists on the VOICE who were "unknown" to the public prior to appearing on the show, Billy Gilman has been touring for the last 16 years and has garnered "double" Platinum and Gold Albums and is the youngest singer to ever reach # 1 on the Billboard Top Country Album charts.

Show Time: 7:30pm

$200 - Pit seating includes meet and greet with artist
$65.00 - $80.00
$25.00 for Obstructed View Seating

Once Upon A Mattress, <small><em>presented by The Villages Charter High School</em></small>

Once Upon A Mattress, presented by The Villages Charter High School

April 13th - 15th, 2017

The Villages Charter High School presents this Broadway musical comedy retelling of "The Princess and the Pea". The original Broadway show starred a young Carol Burnett as the Princess Winifred. When she advertises for a princess to marry her romantically challenged son, Queen Aggravain never expects to get an applicant like Princess "Fred", a girl who swears she's shy and is anything but.

Show Time: 7:00pm

$10.00 - $15.00

The Frontmen of Country Music

The Frontmen of Country Music

April 19th, 2017

All of the original voices behind the hits of Restless Heart, Lonestar and Little Texas. With 30 million records sold and 30 #1 hits between the three Larry Stewart (Restless Heart), Richie McDonald (Lonestar), and Tim Rushlow (formerly of Little Texas); they are three of the most successful super groups in the history of country music!

Hits include:

Larry Stewart- "I'll Still Be Loving You" "The Bluest Eyes in Texas" "That Rock Won't Roll" "Why Does It Have To Be Wrong" "Fast Movin' Train"

Richie McDonald- "I'm Already There" "Amazed" "What About Now" "Front Porch Looking In" "Walkin' In Memphis"

Tim Rushlow- "What Might Have Been" "God Blessed Texas" "You and Forever and Me" "Amy's Back in Austin" "She Misses Him"

Show Time: 7:00pm

$20.00 - $65.00

Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John

April 23rd, 2017

Internationally recognized four-time Grammy Award-winning singer, actress, community activist and breast cancer "thriver" OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN performs live in concert at The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center.

Show Times: 7:00pm - Doors Open at 6:00pm

Seats: $75-$145
Meet & Greet: $300
Obstructed View: *$25

Greater Tuna

Greater Tuna

April 26th, 2017

All New Reimagined & Directed
by Co-Creator Jaston Williams


Right Angle Entertainment and A Rising Tide Theatrical Group are pleased to announce the all new national tour of GREATER TUNA premiering in Spring 2017. Although written and first performed over thirty years ago, the residents of Tuna could not be more up-to-date. Contemporary politicians and The Religious Right have put the basis for the comedy in GREATER TUNA back on the front pages of today’s newspapers. Vera Carp is still leading the Smut Snatchers of the New Order in their campaign to clear the library shelves of dirty books like “Huckleberry Finn” and “Romeo and Juliet”.

Show Time: 7:00pm

$20.00 - $55.00

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    Mar 1, 2017

The Villages Charter School 14th Annual Spring Dance Concert

The Villages Charter School 14th Annual Spring Dance Concert

April 27th - 29th, 2017

Featuring student dancers from three years of age to High School seniors; as well as, the award winning and nationally ranked Golden Girls.

Show Times:
April 27th 7:00pm - Doors Open at 6:00pm
April 28th 7:00pm - Doors Open at 6:00pm
April 29th 2:00pm - Doors Open at 1:00pm
April 29th 7:00pm - Doors Open at 6:00pm

$10.00

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    Mar 27, 2017

VCS Spring Band Concert

VCS Spring Band Concert

May 11th, 2017

The Villages High School supports a variety of instrumental music ensembles on campus. The Wind Ensemble is the premiere concert ensemble and is comprised of about 40 winds, brass, and percussion students in grades 9-12. This ensemble performs at the District Music Performance Assessments and also in two annual concerts at The Sharon Performing Arts Center in The Villages.

Show Time: 7:00pm

$10.00

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    Mar 22, 2017

Children's Theatre Summer Camp

Children's Theatre Summer Camp

June 5th - 9th, 2017

For the second year in a row Compass Creative Dramatics will take up residency at The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center, for a week long camp with students entering 1st-8th grade. In this all day camp, students will work with professional actor/directors rehearsing and performing Compass Creative Dramatics adaptation of The Wizard of Oz...

9:00am - 5:00pm

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    Apr 12, 2017