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  • Damn Yankees

    Jul 5 - 10, 2016

  • Shrek The Musical

    Jul 15 - 24, 2016

  • Elton John & Tim Rice's Aida

    Jul 26 - 31, 2016

  • South Pacific

    Aug 5 - 14, 2016

  • Nick Offerman & Megan Mullally

    Aug 21, 2016

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Damn Yankees

July 5 - 10, 2016

The all-American musical comedy about a middle-aged baseball fan Joe, who finds himself in a Faustian deal with the charismatic smooth talking 'salesman' Mr Applegate. In return for his mortal soul, he is transformed into a 22-year-old baseball player, with supernaturally good athletic prowess in order to take his beloved Washington Senators to the top of the league, but at what price comes success?

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Shrek The Musical

July 15 - 24, 2016

A hit musical in London, Broadway and on tour across the States in recent years, everybody's favorite grumpy green ogre will be saving Fiona and the kingdom of Duloc when he comes to the Benedum Center this July, for a limited run only! Based on the Oscar-winner animation film, Shrek the Musical is delightfully enchanting, hugely entertaining and definitely larger than life, with a brilliant blend of light-hearted humor and satire. Perfect for the whole family to experience.

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Elton John & Tim Rice's Aida

July 26 - 31, 2016

Verdi's ancient Egyptian drama is given the musical treatment, with a Grammy Award winning score from Elton John and Tim Rice! The story of an enslaved Ethiopian princess caught in between the love for the heroic Radames and loyalty to her father, Aida is an opulent, grand affair as an opera, so imagine the same with a bit of Broadway dazzle!

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South Pacific

August 5 - 14, 2016

Pittsburgh's CLO close out their 2016 season with this ten Tony Award-winning masterpiece of musical theater. A socially progressive musical for its time when it premiered in 1949, South Pacific promotes a message of social and racial harmony. It remains one of Rodgers and Hammerstein's most respected works, and won the duo the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

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Nick Offerman & Megan Mullally

August 21, 2016

He is Ron Swanson. She is Karen Walker. Together they are TV comedy's funniest couple. Now, they're combining their considerable charms in their own live stage show. Entitled Summer of 69, it promises a night of comedy, singing and chat.

Benedum Center

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803 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

  • Year opened: 1927
  • Capacity: 2800
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

Built in 1927 and beginning it's life as the Stanley Theatre, the Benedum Center reopened in its current form in 1987 after extensive renovations. The refurbishments included extensions to the stage and a new building, but the original vintage interior was restored to its former glory. A jewel in the crown of Pittsburgh's cultural district, the center hosts the best Broadway shows and exciting concerts as they tour, and is also home to resident organisations including the Pittsburgh CLO, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, and the Pittsburgh Opera.

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