Starring John O'Hurley of 'Seinfeld' with direction by Broadway's BT Nichol and choreography by Spencer Liff of 'So You Think You Can Dance'
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Performing Arts Center and Lythgoe Family Panto present the holiday spectacular “Peter Pan and Tinkerbell – A Pirate’s Christmas” Dec. 13-23 in TPAC’s Polk Theater.
Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Sept. 21 at www.TPAC.org, by phone at 615-782-4040, and at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick St., in downtown Nashville. Single tickets start at $35 or a four-pack of tickets can be purchased for $99.
“Peter Pan and Tinkerbell – A Pirate’s Christmas” is a singing, swashbuckling adventure performed in the high-flying style of a British holiday panto. Take off on a wild quest with Tinker Bell, Wendy and Peter Pan as they try to stop the plot of some dastardly pirates to kidnap Peter as a present for Captain Hook. The show is filled with big laughs, magic, dancers and contemporary songs by Taylor Swift and the Bee Gees.
John O’Hurley of “Seinfeld,” Broadway’s “Chicago,” “Dancing with the Stars,” and “Spamalot” will take on the role of Captain Hook, with direction by BT McNichol and choreography by Spencer Liff. Additional cast will be announced soon.
Lythgoe Family Panto produces fun, family-friendly musical theater. Known for their creativity and involvement in television hits "American Idol" and "So You Think You Can Dance," the Lythgoes are dedicated to bringing affordable theater to families across America. Based on the Grimm fairytales and others, each story has been modernized with topical scripts for parents and well-known pop songs for kids. The Lythgoes pride themselves on creating a memorable experience a family can share together. In 2017, more than 6,000 Title I students were introduced to live theater by the Lythgoe's, through the medium of Panto.
“Peter Pan and Tinkerbell – A Pirate’s Christmas” is presented locally by Delta Dental of Tennessee and Bank of America.
Performance schedule, prices and cast are subject to change without notice. Institutional sponsors for TPAC include Nissan North America and Coca-Cola. TPAC is a nonprofit arts organization funded in part by support from the Tennessee Arts Commission and the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission. TPAC reminds ticket buyers that the only official place to buy tickets online is www.TPAC.org.
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