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The Carson Center

Performances

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  • Show Date 
    Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
  • Show Date 
    Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 6:00pm

On a mission to rescue Mayor Goodway and win the race, Ryder and his canine super-hero friends use their unique skills and teamwork to make several heroic rescues as they race to the finish line. First-ever Paw Patrol Live tour! 

VIP Package includes ticket on the Main Floor Rows AA-DD, Meet'n'Greet with Characters, and Souvenir.

  • Show Date 
    Friday, June 2, 2017 - 7:30pm

Graham Russell & Russell Hitchcock met on May 12, 1975, the first day of rehearsals for "Jesus Christ Superstar" in Sydney, Australia; they became instant friends with their common love for The Beatles and, of course, singing.

After the shows' performances at 10:30, they would play pizza parlors, coffee bars and night clubs with just one guitar and two voices. They quickly gained a reputation for great harmonies and for original songs that Graham was constantly writing. They made...

  • Show Date 
    Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 7:00pm

MAMMA MIA! is the ultimate feel-good show that has audiences coming back again and again to relive the thrill.  Now it’s your turn to have the time of your life at this smash-hit musical that combines ABBA’s greatest hits, including “Dancing Queen,” “S.O.S.,” “Super Trouper,” “Take A Chance on Me” and “The Winner Takes It All,” with an enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship.  Whether it’s your first visit or your fourteenth, see the show that has the whole world coming back for...

  • Show Date 
    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 7:15pm
Tickets go on sale to Carson Center Donors Mon, May 22nd and Carson Center Members Wed, May 24th.  Click to become a member and purchase your tickets early. 

ZZ TOP a/k/a “That Little Ol’ Band From Texas,” lay undisputed claim to being the longest running major rock band with original personnel intact and, in 2004, the Texas trio was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Of course, there are only...

  • Show Date 
    Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 7:15pm
VIP packages:  Information will be available after June 1, 2017 on https://www.thebeachboys.com/tour 

You can capsulize most pop music acts by reciting how many hits they’ve had and how many millions of albums they’ve sold.  But these conventional measurements fall short when you’re assessing the impact of The Beach Boys.  To be sure, this band has birthed a torrent of hit singles and sold albums by the tens of millions.  But its...

  • Show Date 
    Monday, November 13, 2017 - 7:30pm

ELF The Musical is part of the 17-18 Broadway Series.  Tickets are only available as part of a Broadway Series Subscription at this time.  Subscriptions will be available online Friday, April 7th. 

ELF The Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. Unaware that he is actually human, Buddy’s enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth...

  • Show Date 
    Monday, December 4, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Sound of Music is part of the 17-18 Broadway Series.  Tickets are only available as part of a Broadway Series Subscription at this time.  Subscriptions will be available online Friday, April 7th. 

“Sparkling, fresh and lively.” – Los Angeles Times

THE HILLS ARE ALIVE! A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC is coming to Paducah. The spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its...

  • Show Date 
    Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 7:00pm

Celebrate this Christmas with the experience taking North America by storm! Marking the 25th Anniversary Tour, Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker features over-the-top production and world class Russian artists. Larger than life Puppets, Nesting Dolls and gloriously hand-crafted costumes bring the Christmas spirit to life. Gather the family and see why the press is raving “Knock Out!” – New York Times “Christmas Cheer!” – LA Times. Get the best seats today and memories for a lifetime...

  • Show Date 
    Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 7:15pm

Cabaret is part of the 17-18 Broadway Series.  Tickets are only available as part of a Broadway Series Subscription at this time.  Subscriptions will be available online Friday, April 7th. 

Based on Roundabout Theatre Company’s Tony Award®-winning production, SAM MENDES (Skyfall, American Beauty) and ROB MARSHALL’S (Into the Woods and Chicago, the films) CABARET comes to Paducah.

Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous...

  • Show Date 
    Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 7:15pm

Dirty Dancing is part of the 17-18 Broadway Series.  Tickets are only available as part of a Broadway Series Subscription at this time.  Subscriptions will be available online Friday, April 7th. 

DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE is an unprecedented live experience, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance and sensational dancing.

Seen by millions across the globe, this worldwide smash hit features the hit songs “Hungry Eyes,” “Hey Baby...

  • Show Date 
    Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:15pm

Jersey Boys is part of the 17-18 Broadway Series.  Tickets are only available as part of a Broadway Series Subscription at this time.  Subscriptions will be available online Friday, April 7th. 

“TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE!” raves the New York Post for JERSEY BOYS, the 2006 Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award®-winning Best Musical about Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. This is the true story of how four blue-...

  • Show Date 
    Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 6:00pm

Amazing Grace is part of the 17-18 Broadway Series.  Tickets are only available as part of a Broadway Series Subscription at this time.  Subscriptions will be available online Friday, April 7th. 

This new original musical is based on the awe-inspiring true story behind the world’s most beloved song. A captivating tale of romance, rebellion, and redemption, this radiant production follows one man whose incredible journey ignited a historic wave of change. John Newton,...

  • Show Date 
    Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 7:00pm

Wizard of Oz is part of the 17-18 Broadway Series.  Tickets are only available as part of a Broadway Series Subscription at this time.  Subscriptions will be available online Friday, April 7th. 

There truly is no place like home as the greatest family musical of all time, the wonderful WIZARD OF OZ, twists its way into Paducah! The entire family will be captivated as they travel down the Yellow Brick Road and beyond with Dorothy, Toto and their friends the Cowardly...