MEMPHIS, TN – Aug. 28, 2019 – The Orpheum Theatre Group has announced the lineup for the 2019-2020 Saturday Series Sept. 21, 2019-April 11, 2020. Series ticket packages, single and group tickets are on sale now.
With family-friendly shows from as far as Brazil, Uganda and Australia, this year’s series is designed to share world cultures, ideas and artistic styles. Whether jamming on the darbouka with Kattam from Morocco, singing along in Spanish with Mexican musician Sonia De Los Santos, or traveling “down under” with a special sensory-friendly performance of a classic Australian story book tale, the Orpheum invites the whole family on a trip around the globe without ever having to leave Memphis.
Tickets are on sale now and available for purchase online at www.orpheum-memphis.com, the Orpheum Box Office (901-525-3000), and Ticketmaster. Individual tickets are $15 and special pricing is available for groups of 10 or more by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Purchase three or more shows and save $5 per show by creating a series package.
As a special incentive, complete the “Passport to the Arts” by having it stamped at all six shows and be entered to win a free subscription to next year’s Saturday Series and other special rewards.
2019-2020 Saturday Series
KATTAM & HIS TAM TAMS
All Ages | Sept. 21, 2019 | 10 a.m. | Halloran Centre
Discover the Middle East, Africa, and India through rhythm, song, and dance.
FIESTA CON SONIA DE LOS SANTOS
All Ages | Nov. 2, 2019 | 10 a.m. | Halloran Centre
Enjoy a musical celebration in English and Spanish that celebrates cultural heritage.
COMPANHIA URBANA DE DANÇA
Ages 7+ | Nov. 9, 2019 | 10 a.m. | Halloran Centre
Attend this energetic show that mixes contemporary Brazilian dance and hip-hop.
LESSONS OF HUMANITY
Ages 9+ | Jan. 18, 2020 | 10 a.m. | Halloran Centre
Stories from a former Ugandan refugee infused with music, humor, and hope.
DIARY OF A WOMBAT *Sensory Friendly Performance
All Ages | March 14, 2020 | 10 a.m. | Orpheum Theatre
Kids will love the non-verbal storytelling through puppetry and live music of the award-winning children’s book.
All Ages | April 11, 2020 | 10 a.m. | Halloran Centre
Enjoy a timeless and award-winning modern circus clown routine.
For more information, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com/saturdayseries.
About the Orpheum Theatre Group
The mission of the Orpheum Theatre Group is to enhance the communities we serve by utilizing the performing arts to entertain, educate, and enlighten while preserving the historic Orpheum Theatre and the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. For more information, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com.
Orpheum Education Declaration of Action: We commit to engaging and collaborating with the people of the Mid-South through the transformative power of the arts.
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