Our downtown Phoenix venues have been home to countless concerts, comedy shows, special events and off-Broadway performances. At the Phoenix Convention Center you’ll find public shows like the annual International Arizona Auto Show, Phoenix Comicon and the 2015 NFL Experience Powered by GMC. Celebrate the arts with our Symphony Hall resident companies including Arizona Opera, Ballet Arizona and The Phoenix Symphony. Step back in time at the historic Orpheum Theatre, where you’ll find off-Broadway hits like “Rock of Ages” and “A Chorus Line” and mainstream shows by top performers like Lewis Black, Jackson Browne, Primus and the Post Super Bowl Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. We have something for everyone so let us entertain you!
BALLET ARIZONA-TODAY'S MASTERS: MARCH 26 - MARCH 29, 2015
A program of three contemporary ballets not to be missed! The whimsical Le Carnaval des Animaux (Carnival of the Animals) by Alexei Ratmansky, featuring a delightful menagerie of animals come to life. A thrilling new work from Ballet Arizona’s Artistic Director Ib Andersen, set to Ottorino Respighi’s tone poem, “Pines of Rome”. Resonance, a daring exploration from Ballet Arizona dancer Nayon Iovino, performed to “Echoes”, a composition from the legendary rock band Pink Floyd. The Great Gig in the Sky, the Southwest’s leading Pink Floyd tribute band, recorded the music exclusively for this performance. Tickets can be purchased here.
BOUT MAKER BOXING "FIGHT TO WIN": APRIL 11, 2015
Phoenix Convention Center
Bout Maker Boxing Promotions is dedicated to bringing boxing fans exciting, well matched boxing events. Bout Maker presents “FIGHT TO WIN”..an evening of professional boxing where all boxers are coming to WIN. Come out to enjoy an evening filled with exciting, heart pounding boxing in the elegant surroundings of the Phoenix Convention Center. Tickets can be purchased here.
ORPEHUM THEATRE - FREE PUBLIC TOURS
Tours of our historic Orpheum Theatre are at 12PM and 1PM on the following dates:
March 17, March 31, April 7 and April 28.
For more information or to inquire about group tours please contact 602-262-6225.
ARIZONA'S ULTIMATE WOMEN'S EXPO: APRIL 25-26, 2015
Phoenix Convention Center
You've been balancing a busy life and it's time to grab your girlfriends and enjoy free manicures, facials, exciting makeovers, high fashion runway shows, haircuts, amazing spa treatments and massages. Indulge in lots of free samples, gourmet tastings and delicacies, connect with inspiring Celebrity Keynote Speakers and re-ignite your inner you. Tickets can be purchased here.
PHOENIX BOY'S CHOIR-"WINNING SPIRIT" SPRING POPS CONCERT: MAY 1, 2015
Join The Phoenix Boy's Choir as they present songs from the sporting and gaming worlds that personify the winning spirit-inspiration, determination, perspiration, and celebration including music by Van Halen, Bob Chilcott, Frank Loesser, Alan Menken, and Shakira. Tickets can be purchased here.
PHOENIX COMICOM 2015: MAY 28 - MAY 31, 2015
Phoenix Convention Center
Discover your inner geek at Phoenix Comicon. Register here.
EDDIE IZZARD-FORCE MAJEURE: JUNE 2-3, 2015
He’s sold out Madison Square Garden and became the first stand-up comedian to play a solo show at the Hollywood Bowl. He takes ideas and situations and extrapolates them into bizarre tangential, absurd, and surreal comic narratives - topics that skip from Darth Vader and Greek mythology to human sacrifice and chaos theory. Eddie Izzard Force Majeure is a comic force to be reckoned with. Tickets can be purchased here.
BIANCA DEL RIO's ROLEDEX OF HATE COMEDY TOUR: JUNE 4, 2015
Murray & Peter proudly present Bianca Del Rio, Season 6 Winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race starring in this hilarious one-man comedy special "Rolodex of Hate." Warning: Adult content. This ain’t no lady! Tickets can be purchased here.
DIANA KRALL-WALLFLOWER TOUR: AUGUST 21, 2015
Krall sings a set of songs that include familiar popular classics like The Mamas and the Papas’ “California Dreaming” and the Eagles’ “Desperado,” favorite vintage songs by Krall’s musical heroes Bob Dylan (he inspired the album’s title track “Wallflower”) and Elton John (“Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word”). Tickets can be purchased here.
CHRIS HARDWICK: FUNCOMFORTABLE: OCTOBER 23, 2015
Chris Hardwick is a stand-up comedian, chart-topping podcaster, television personality, contributor for Wired magazine, and creative head of the multi-platform media behemoth known as Nerdist Industries. Tickets can be purchased here.
Since its inaugural year, Arizona Opera has produced over 170 fully-staged operas and concerts. The company’s artistic history is rich with a blend of opera’s traditional repertoire featuring baroque, bel canto, and verismo works, turn-of-the-century masterpieces, operettas, and American operas. For a complete schedule click here.
Ballet Arizona is an innovative and provocative professional ballet company that creates, performs, and teaches outstanding classical and contemporary ballet. The company is dedicated to preserving and celebrating classical dance while creating and commissioning new innovative works. For a complete schedule click here.
The Phoenix Symphony
The Phoenix Symphony offers a wide variety of programming each year — including regular series of Classics, Symphony Pops, Chamber Orchestra, and Family offerings, as well as special community presentations celebrating various holidays and area events. For a complete schedule click here.