Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre
401 W Livingston St
Orlando, FL 32801
8:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2013
8:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013
8:00 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013
8:00 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2013
2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013
8:00 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013
1:00 p.m. Sunday, April 21, 2013
6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 21, 2013
Theater, Performing Arts, Musical
The first national tour of Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical plays the Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, April 16th through 21st, 2013.
Tickets are on sale now and start at $41.00 and are available online at www.OrlandoBroadway.com. Tickets can also be purchased at the FAIRWINDS Broadway Across America – Orlando box office located at 100 South Eola Drive, Suite 101 in downtown Orlando or by calling 1-800-982-2787. Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 407-704-6116.
Priscilla Queen of the DesertThe Musical will star Wade McCollum (“Tick/Mitzi”), Scott Willis (“Bernadette”) and Bryan West (“Adam/Felicia”) as the trio of friends, on a road trip of a lifetime, who hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship in the middle of the Australian outback and end up finding more than they could ever have dreamed. Joe Hart stars as “Bob.”
With over 500 dazzling 2011 Tony® Award-winning costumes, Priscilla Queen of the DesertThe Musical features a hit parade of over 20 dance-floor favorites including “It's Raining Men,” “Finally” and “I Will Survive.”
The new musical opened on Broadway to critical acclaim on March 20, 2011 at the Palace Theatre. The Hollywood Reporter called Priscilla “funny and fabulous! Joyous entertainment with eye-popping visuals and unexpected heart!” NY-1 News raved “Beneath all that glitz beats a great big sequined heart!” WOR Radio sang “All the songs you’ve loved for years will blow you out of your seat!”
Priscilla Queen of the DesertThe Musical won a 2011 Tony Award® for Best Costume Design for Academy Award® winners Tim Chappel and Lizzy Gardiner’s designs. The new hit musical received three Best Musical award nominations from the Drama Desk, Drama League and Outer Critics Circle Award organizations. Tim Chappel and Lizzy Gardiner were also honored with 2011 Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk Awards for Outstanding Costume Design.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical, the most successful Australian musical of all time, had its world premiere in Sydney in 2006. Adapted from the 1994 Academy Award® winning film The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical is written by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott. Direction: Simon Phillips, choreography: Ross Coleman, musical supervision and arrangements: Stephen ‘Spud’ Murphy, set design: Brian Thomson, costume design: Tim Chappel & Lizzy Gardiner, lighting design: Nick Schlieper, sound design: Jonathan Deans & Peter Fitzgerald, make up design: Cassie Hanlon.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical Performance Schedule:
Tuesday, April 16 – 8:00 pm.
Wednesday, April 17 – 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 18 – 8:00 p.m.
Friday, April 19 – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 20 – 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 21 – 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.