On the Aisle with Tom Alvarez

Tom Alvarez reviews what’s coming up on stage this week in Indy.

Tom’s Performing Arts Picks

Audra McDonaldAudra McDonald – 6 time Tony Award winner
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Audra McDonald was forced to reschedule April 25 performance with the ISO due to illness.  The NEW concert date with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra set for June 30 at the Hilbert Circle Theatre. Tickets for the April 25 concert date will be re-issued for the June 30 concert date. Tickets for the rescheduled performance will go on sale April 24. Purchases can be made online at www.IndianapolisSymphony.org or by calling the ISO Box Office at (317) 639-4300.
In her rescheduled appearance in June, Ms. McDonald and the ISO will present a program of Broadway hits, familiar favorites and songs from her newest album, Go Back Home, led by conductor Andy Einhorn.

Not to be missed.”


Spamalot“Spamalot” – for 18 and up
Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre
April 24 – May 3

Really hilarious.”




Beauty and the Beast“Beauty and the Beast” – good gateway performance to get your kids interested in
Clowes Memorial Hall
May 1 – 3

Musical numbers that people are familiar with like ‘Be our Guest’ are in that show.”


Itzhak Perlman
The Palladium
April 26

Actors Theatre of Indiana
May 1 – 17

Footlite Musicals
May 1 – 17

Blood Wedding

Tom’s Throw Back Thursday picture come from one of his early stage rolls…It was “Blood Wedding”  a 1967 Purdue-Indiana Theatre production.

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