The Centre | Evansville, Indianahttp://centre.evansvillegis.comThe Centre Upcoming Eventsen-us© The Centre 2019Tuesday, July 23, 20195 The Centre | Evansville, Indiana http://centre.evansvillegis.com http://centre.evansvillegis.com/i/logob.png Whether you are planning that special banquet event, wedding reception, corporate meeting, trade show, or convention, you can feel confident that the Evansville Auditorium and Convention Centre, known as "The Centre", is the perfect gathering place. The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Musical http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3033 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3033 The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Musical the beloved tradition that continues to capture the hearts of children and their families everywhere comes to the life stage for the first time ever in this all-new musical and premiere stage production. The musical opens with a friendly Elf on the Shelf named Tater Tot speaking directly to the audience. When Tater Tot, top Scout Elf of his graduating class is sent to a disconnected, multi-generational family struggle to rediscover Christmas spirit, he’s got to find a way off the shelf and into their hearts. This toe-tapping, heartwarming story of one small elf’s big impact on his adoptive family includes an exclusive invitation to Santa’s North Pole and engages audiences with a glimpse into the magical lives of Scout Elves. Featuring an original story and score, dazzling sets and costumes, and wondrous moments that make even the most cynical believe, this momentous celebration of the season leaves spirits high and captivates all with the splendor of Christmas. Thursday, July 18, 2019 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3033 Waitress http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3032 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3032 Inspired by the beloved film, WAITRESS tells the story of Jenna, an expert pie maker who dreams of a way out of her small town. A baking contest and the town’s new doctor may offer her a fresh start, but Jenna must summon the strength to rebuild her own life. WAITRESS features original music and lyrics by 6-time Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles (“Love Song,” “Brave”). Don’t miss this uplifting celebration of friendship, motherhood, and the magic of a well-made pie. Wednesday, July 17, 2019 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3032 The Play That Goes Wrong http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3028 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3028 What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’d get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway & London’s award-winning smash comedy! Called “A GUT-BUSTING HIT” (The New York Times) and “THE FUNNIEST PLAY BROADWAY HAS EVER SEEN” (HuffPost), this classic murder mystery is chock-full of mishaps and madcap mania delivering “A RIOTOUS EXPLOSION OF COMEDY” (Daily Beast) that is “TONS OF FUN FOR ALL AGES” (HuffPost)! Tuesday, July 16, 2019 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3028 Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3027 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3027 MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS by Chip Davis has been America’s favorite holiday tradition for over 30 years! Grammy Award winner Chip Davis has created a show that features Mannheim Steamroller Christmas classics along with a selection of compositions from Chip’s groundbreaking Fresh Aire series which introduced the distinctive Mannheim sound to all of America. The program celebrates the group’s recent anniversary of 30 years since the first Christmas album and 40 years since the first Fresh Aire album and includes dazzling multimedia effects performed in an intimate setting. Experience the magic as the spirit of the season comes alive with the signature sound of Mannheim Steamroller. Tuesday, July 16, 2019 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3027 Beautiful- The Carole King Musical http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3026 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3026 BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical tells the Tony® and Grammy® Award-winning inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation. Tuesday, July 16, 2019 http://centre.evansvillegis.com/ShowEvent.aspx?ID=3026