Save the dates and take a look at 2 upcoming shows to grace the Times Union Theater’s stage. The Annie “Broadway Balances America” segment will air on “The Balancing Act®” on Aug. 12 & 19, and the Dirty Dancing segment will air on September 9 & 16. Other segments include Pippin on October 29 & November 5, Disney’s Newsies on November 6 & 13, and Motown the Musical on November 8 & 25.
Do you want to see & hear about some of the shows coming to JAX? Broadway Across America has announced that Annie and Dirty Dancing will be featured on Lifetime® Television’s award-winning morning show “The Balancing Act®” as part of the six part series “Broadway Balances America.” Six Part Miniseries will take viewers behind-the-scenes of some of the most beloved Broadway musicals. “Broadway Balances America” will provide exclusive behind-the-scenes excerpts and interviews with Annie’s and Dirty Dancing’s casts, creative, and crews, even experiencing what it’s like to dance in their shoes.
Host Olga Villaverde had the time of her life when she traveled to Orlando and danced with “Johnny Castle,” the star of “Dirty Dancing”. She even learned the iconic leap that stole people’s hearts in the original movie classic. The “Annie” segment puts a spotlight on young kids (and their parents) going through the audition process to show what it takes to play one of Broadway’s most cherished roles in the iconic musical about everyone’s favorite orphan. If you missed the show on August 12th take a look at the Related Video and see what you missed.
TICKETS: Annie (October 21-26, 2014) and Dirty Dancing (December 9-14, 2014) are being presented at the Times-Union Center as part of the FSCJ Artist Series’ 2014-2015 Broadway in Jacksonville Season, sponsored by Chase. Four-show season ticket packages, which also include The Book of Mormon (February 3-8, 2015) and I Love Lucy® Live On Stage (March 17-22, 2015), start at $129.00 and may be purchased online at FSCJ Artist Series, sponsored by Chase the official presenter of the Jacksonville show, by calling (904) 442-BWAY (2929) between 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday, or by visiting the FSCJ Artist Series Box Office at 501 W. State Street, #109, Jacksonville, FL 32202.. Discounts are available for groups of 8+ by calling (904) 442-2947 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.