Nostalgic new musical!

World premiere

August 8 - 10, 2013!

Tickets on sale NOW at UA's E.J. Thomas Hall

Tickets are now on sale for Tuning In, a heartwarming new musical premiering this August at the intimate Stage Door of The University of Akron’s E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.

Premiere performances of Tuning In:

  • Thursday, Aug. 8, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Aug. 9, at 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Aug. 10 at 2:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Aug. 10, at 8 p.m.

Reminiscent of beloved Broadway musicals, Tuning In is about the tussles and triumphs of a nostalgia radio station in an Ohio retirement community. The show features a 14-piece orchestra and a cast of Equity, community and student actors, singers and dancers.

Tuning In is presented by Razzmatazz Productions and The University of Akron’s School of Music; School of Dance, Theatre, and Arts Administration; Kulas Concert Series; and E.J. Thomas Hall.

Tuning In music preview!

pal small tuning in poster 6/1/12

Get your tickets for Tuning In

Tickets are available at the Thomas Hall Ticket Office at 330-972-7570, Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Advance-sale tickets for all four performances:

  • $20 for general admission
  • $15 for seniors
  • $10 for groups of 10 or more and non-UA students
  • Free for UA students.

Tickets at the door will be $20.

Make opening night even more special with our Red Carpet Party!

Tickets for a Red Carpet Party on opening night, Aug. 8, are $75. Red Carpet Party attendees will have access to an open bar and hors d’oeuvres at 6:30 p.m., VIP seating for the premiere performance at 7:30 p.m., a program listing, and a Tuning In commemorative gift. Proceeds from the Red Carpet Party will support scholarships for UA students in music, dance and theatre.

pjl creative team 6/1/12

Back row, left to right: Terry LaBolt, musical director; Larry Kass, composer, lyricist, librettist, and arranger. Front row, left to right: Ron Newell, librettist; George Pinney,director/choreographer.

"Tuning In" team

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