Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the national Broadway musical, is coming to Kearney's Viaero Event Center on Dec. 13.
Tickets for the award-winning show start at $37 (plus fees) and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 26 by calling 308.338.8011 or online at www.KearneyEvents.com.
The national tour of Beauty and the Beast comes to Kearney following a 13-year run on Broadway, where it played more than 5,000 shows to packed houses.
The stage musical is the eighth-longest running production in Broadway records, grossed $1.4 billion and played 115 cities since going on tour in 2007.
Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, the classic musical is filled with unforgettable characters, dazzling production numbers and lavish sets and costumes.
Viaero Event Center is also hosting Mannheim Steammroller this December as part of its 27th Anniversary Tour.
Tickets are priced at $37, $47 and $57 (plus fees) and can be ordered online at www.kearneyevents.com or by phone at 308-338-8011.
Mannheim Steamroller last played at the Viaero Event Center in 2010, when it sold out two shows and set a record for the highest grossing act in the history of the venue. Mannheim is playing one show this year, and tickets are expected to sell fast, said Event Center officials.
Mannheim Steamroller is known for its state-of-the-art multimedia effects and signature mix of renaissance instruments with rock and roll beats. The Kearney show is directed and co-produced by Grammy Award winner and group founder Chip Davis.
Davis works out of Omaha and has written, arranged and recorded over 35 albums while selling more than 40 million records. With more than 28 million Christmas records sold, Mannheim Steamroller is the biggest selling Christmas artist of all time.
In addition to his Grammy Award-winning Fresh Aire series, Davis has to his credit 19 gold, 8 multi-platinum and 4 platinum certified records.