Lynn University announces 2017–18 Libby Dodson’s Live at Lynn Theatre Series

Lynn University and Producer Jan McArt, director of theatre arts program development, today announced that both season subscriptions and individual show tickets are available for the popular Libby Dodson’s Live at Lynn Theatre Series.

“The Libby Dodson’s Live at Lynn Theatre Series will feature seven amazing shows this year that will delight entertainment fans of all ages,” says McArt. “Anyone who loves beautiful music, from Elvis to Streisand, from Benise to Broadway to boogie-woogie, all brilliantly performed by extraordinary talents should plan to attend these knock-out productions.”

She adds, “For more than three decades, I have strived to present the Boca Raton community and all of South Florida with first class entertainment, and I believe this may be the most exciting season yet. We hope to meet new subscribers and make new friends here in the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University.”

Season subscriptions are now available at a 25 percent discount – only $288 for orchestra seats (regularly $385) and $262 for mezzanine seating (usually $350). Individual show tickets for the Live at Lynn Theatre Series are $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine.

Season subscriptions and individual show tickets can be purchased by phone at +1 561-237-9000, online at events/lynn.edu, or at the box office.

Oct. 14–15

Chris MacDonald
Memories of Elvis

  • Saturday: 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 4 p.m.

Elvis Presley, the “King of Rock ‘n’ Roll,” was one of the greatest entertainers and icons of our time. In a dynamic performance, MacDonald celebrates Elvis’ life and music with costumes, dancers and a high-energy band.

Location: Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Tickets: $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine

Nov. 4-5

The Unreachable Stars

Made on Broadway

  • Saturday: 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 4 p.m.

Gorgeous voices, elegance and sophistication with Broadway star Jeremy Stolle’s newest show, which features pop, opera, Broadway and current hits. With a little help from his talented friends, Stolle’s vocal show sparkles with enduring, award-winning hits that will move you to laughter and joy.

Location: Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Tickets: $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine

 

Jan. 6–7

Celebration on Ice

  • Saturday: 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 4 p.m.

This magical winter wonderland combines the beauty and athleticism of figure skating with the wonder and excitement of a theatrical production. This variety ice show features dazzling costumes, high-energy music and world-class skating.

Location: Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Tickets: $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine

Feb. 3–4

Benise

Soulful Spanish Nights

  • Saturday: 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 4 p.m.

Backed by a full stage of musicians and elaborately choreographed dancers, guitar virtuoso Benise (pronounced Buh-NEE-say) captures world music at its best: Spanish flamenco, Cuban salsa, Brazilian samba, Argentine tango, African drumming, Parisian waltz and Indian Bollywood mixed with a little Led Zeppelin and AC/DC.

Location: Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Tickets: $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine

Feb. 17–18

Ann Hampton Callaway

The Streisand Songbook

  • Saturday: 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 4 p.m.

Known for her divine voice, depth of emotion and piano virtuosity, Callaway performs songs from five decades of Barbra Streisand’s multifaceted career, including “The Way We Were,” “Don’t Rain on My Parade” and “Cry Me a River.”

Location: Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Tickets: $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine

March 3–4

In The Mood

America’s favorite big band musical

  • Saturday: 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 4 p.m.

More than a concert, In The Mood presents a retro 1940s musical back for its 20th season tour. Featuring singers and dancers backed by the sensational String of Pearls big band orchestra, the costumes, music and arrangements are as authentic as it gets.

Location: Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Tickets: $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine

March 24–25

A perfect evening with Erich Bergen:

The star of the CBS hit show Madame Secretary

  • Saturday: 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 4 p.m.

The motion picture and TV star Erich Bergen, is perhaps best known for his award-winning portrayal of Bob Gaudio in Clint Eastwood’s film Jersey Boys. Bergen channels his heroes: Peter Allen, Barry Manilow, Elton John and Billy Joel. With his dry wit and smooth vocals, the stage, screen and TV star delivers what he calls “a party.”

Location: Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center

Tickets: $70 for box, $55 for orchestra and $50 for mezzanine

The Live at Lynn Opening Night Cabaret Receptions

starring legendary singer/pianist Michael Laird

Join Jan McArt and an elite group of sponsors and “first nighters” in the Wold’s Christine E. Lynn Salon immediately following the Saturday opening night performances. Hob nob with the performers and have your photo taken with the stars. Seating is very limited, so preference is given to members of the Theatre Arts Guild. To join Jan McArt’s Theatre Arts Guild, visit www.give.lynn.edu/givetheatrearts or contact Desiree McKim at +1 561-237-7750.