New year, new shows opening in Indy

Wondering what’s happening on the Indy stages this month and next? Performing Arts Critic Tom Alvarez shares the news!  


Footlite Musicals

Jan. 5 – Jan. 21


 “Raisin in the Sun”

Indiana Repertory Theatre

Jan. 10 – Feb. 3


“Halftime with Don”

Phoenix Theatre

Jan. 11 – Feb. 4


“Music for The Royal Fireworks”

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

Jan. 4 & 6


“Classic Hollywood”

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

Jan 12 & 13


“Greater Tuna”

Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre

Through Jan. 28

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