The first films to incorporate sound were known as “talkies,” just as the word “walkies” was applied to the first plays not starring cardboard actors. Celebrate theatrical innovation with today’s GrouponLive deal to see Broadway Then…and Now!, presented by Orchestra Nova San Diego in the concert hall of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido in Escondido on Sunday, October 2, at 4 p.m. Choose between the following options:
- For $36, you get two section B tickets for seats in the mezzanine level (up to a $72 value, including all ticketing fees).
- For $46, you get two section A tickets for seats in the orchestra, upper orchestra, or parterre level (up to a $92 value, including all ticketing fees).
The stars of the Great White Way traverse time zones to shine upon San Diego in Broadway Then…and Now!, a whirlwind sing-along travelogue that whisks audiences through the greatest hits of Broadway history. Artistic Director Jung-Ho Pak and Associate Conductor Dana Zimbric pave memory lane with eye-popping video backdrops and ear-salivating sounds, leading a boisterous orchestra and a cast of Broadway ringers through golden-era melodies mixed with modern pearls. Susan Egan, acclaimed as Broadway’s longest-running Sally Bowles in Cabaret, graces the stage with her Fosse-fueled charisma to belt out beloved ditties alongside fellow master thespians Doug LaBrecque of Phantom fame and Victor/Victoria veteran Rachel York. From the razzle-dazzle of Irving Berlin’s “There’s No Business Like Show Business” to the abba-zabba of Mamma Mia, Broadway Then…and Now! leaves no show tune unturned, allowing families to taste all of Manhattan’s yummiest fruits without having to ransack Tammany Hall for tickets.
340 N Escondido Blvd.
Escondido, California 92025