Performing Arts Foundation 2023/24 Season

The Grand's 2023/24 Season

Our new season (September-May) consists of Tony and Grammy Award winners, five Broadway hits, Wisconsin premieres, music legends and legendary tributes, and some of the hottest-selling shows in the world, all on the stage of the historic Grand Theater. All shows on sale now! You also can still place a season subscription order of four or more shows to receive discounts and other perks. Click here to learn more about becoming a subscriber.

Leonid & Friends

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

The authentic sound of this Chicago tribute band has astounded fans around the world. With multiple sold-out U.S. tours under their belt, these 12 musicians from Russia, Ukraine, Ukraine, Moldova and Belarus perform with an uncanny ability to capture the spirit, musicality, and fire of Chicago’s iconic hit songs.

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Brian Regan

Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Critics, fans and fellow comedians agree: Brian Regan is one of the most respected comedians in the country! With the perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, Regan’s tours fill theaters nationwide with fervent fans of all generations.

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The Hit Men

Friday, October 6, 2023
Part of the County Materials Spotlight Series

Relive rock’s greatest hits! These five fantastic musicians have played with legendary artists, including members of Foreigner, Cheap Trick, Journey, The Who and more. They’ll share first-hand experiences as eyewitnesses to rock history, and perform classic hits you know and love.

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Mania: The ABBA Tribute

Friday, October 13, 2023

The world’s number one touring ABBA tribute returns to The Grand for another stellar concert party, transporting the audience back to the joyful disco era of the 1970s. With an extraordinary cast of musicians and performers, Mania delivers an authentic tribute to the legendary Swedish band.

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Taylor Swift Laser Dance Party

Thursday, October 19, 2023
Must be 18+ to attend

The nationally touring Taylor Swift Laser Dance Party will transform the Great Hall into a dance club! Featuring a two-hour live DJ set of Taylor Swift songs with a brilliant laser light show, come out with your friends and party the night away to the music of the biggest pop star of our time.
*not available as part of a 2023-24 season subscription

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Air Supply

Friday, October 20, 2023

Russell Hitchcock’s soaring tenor voice and Graham Russell’s simple yet majestic songs created a unique sound and timeless romantic anthems. You’ll be swept away by hits like “Making Love Out Of Nothing At All,” “Lost in Love,” and “All Out of Love.” Their live shows continue to hold audiences captive around the world.

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When You Wish Upon A Star

Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Part of the Kocourek Kids Family Series

Experience 100 years of Disney songs through the lens of jazz. “Someday My Prince Will Come,” “He’s a Tramp,” “Everybody Wants to be a Cat” and “The Bare Necessities” are just a few of the iconic songs performed by the house band of The National Jazz Museum in Harlem.

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Life With The Afterlife: True Tales Of The Paranormal With Ghost Hunter

Amy Bruni

Thursday, October 26, 2023

Paranormal investigator and star of Kindred Spirits and Ghost Hunters, Amy Bruni shares hair-raising tales from her countless hours hunting ghosts at America’s most haunted locations. By the end of the night, you'll question everything you thought you knew about the spirit world.
*not available as part of a 2023-24 season subscription

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Larry, Steve & Rudy: The Gatlin Brothers

Friday, November 3, 2023

Larry, Steve & Rudy, the Gatlin Brothers, have accrued a lifetime of noteworthy achievements in their storybook career, including a Grammy for Best Country Song (“Broken Lady”), three ACM awards for Single of the Year (“All The Gold In California”), and Album of the Year (Straight Ahead).
*not available as part of a 2023-24 season subscription

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#IMOMSOHARD

Sunday, November 5, 2023
Must be 18+ to attend

Two moms. Four kids. Two husbands. Six dogs. Minimally, two glasses of wine. Lots of laughs. #IMOMSOHARD began as a popular web-series by real-life friends and comedians Kristin and Jen. Their live show is a special evening to laugh along with everyone who knows what it means to mom so hard!

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Johnny Cash - The Official Concert Experience

Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Part of the County Materials Spotlight Series

This multimedia celebration is like nothing you’ve seen before. Using modern video and sound technology, Johnny Cash’s rich, iconic baritone has been lifted from archival concert footage and recordings, enabling the Man in Black to perform his biggest hits – “I Walk the Line,” “Ring of Fire” – with a live band again!

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Croce Plays Croce

Thursday, November 16, 2023

A.J. Croce performs in this extraordinary, multimedia night of music and history featuring a complete set of classics by his late father, Jim Croce in this affectionate look back at his father’s enduring legacy. Featuring a full band and visual presentation of the hits "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown,” “Time In A Bottle,” and others.

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Vienna Boys Choir:
Christmas in Vienna

Saturday, November 18, 2023
Part of the Kocourek Kids Family Series

The world-renowned Vienna Boys Choir returns to The Grand for the first time in almost a decade! Christmas in Vienna showcases these gifted musicians with voices of unforgettable beauty in an extraordinary program of Austrian folk songs, classical masterpieces, popular songs and, of course, holiday favorites.

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Mean Girls

Sunday, November 19, 2023
Monday, November 20, 2023
Part of the TDS Broadway Series

Direct from Broadway, this hilarious hit musical from book writer Tina Fey (30 Rock) follows a naïve newbie who falls prey to a high school trio of frenemies. Mean Girls delivers with immense energy, a wicked sense of humor and joyful inside-jokery!

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Celtic Angels Christmas

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

This joyous celebration will entertain audiences of all ages with magical holiday favorites paired with Irish tunes, world-class champion Irish dancing, and a full band. The music marries traditional and contemporary songs, while the Celtic Knight Dancers command the stage with their powerful, percussive presence in a wonderfully nostalgic Christmas journey.

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A Merry Rockin' Christmas
Starring Michael Cavanaugh

Tuesday, December 12, 2023
Part of the TDS Broadway Series

The Grammy and Tony nominee returns to The Grand with a full backing band to perform a high-energy holiday show that combines modern Christmas songs like “Last Christmas” with classics like “Jingle Bell Rock” and “Winter Wonderland.”

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The John Altenburgh Christmas Extravaganza

Friday, December 15, 2023

With decades of sold-out shows, John Altenburgh returns once again with this true Wisconsin Christmas tradition. This has long been the hottest holiday ticket in town, with a lineup of some of the finest and most fun musicians in the state performing jazz, blues, country, and Christmas classics.

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STOMP 

Monday, January 8, 2024*
Tuesday, January 9, 2024
Part of the TDS Broadway Series

The explosive, witty and utterly unique percussion sensation returns to The Grand! The troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments – matchboxes, poles, brooms, hubcaps – to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms for a pulse-pounding show. See what all the noise is about!
*The Monday performance is not available as part of a 2023-24 season subscription

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CANCELLED: MJ Live

Thursday, January 25, 2024
Part of the County Materials Spotlight Series

Please contact The Grand's Ticket Office to process your refund or exchange. The #1 Michael Jackson tribute concert in the world features all his biggest hits including “Bad,” “Billie Jean,” “Beat It,” “Dangerous,” “Black & White,” and many others.

Cancelled

Deuces Wild Dueling Pianos

Friday, January 26, 2024

There are dueling piano shows...and then there is DEUCES WILD! They are unparalleled in their field and you are in for an incredible night of fun with these two amazing showmen! It is a clap along, sing along musical comedy show where the audience is always a part of the action! No one does it better than Dave and Ted.
*not available as part of a 2023-24 season subscription

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Armchair Boogie

Saturday, February 3, 2024

Armchair Boogie can be defined by their pickin’ skills and infectious grooves. This bluegrass, up-tempo, jammin-funkgrass outfit have had the honor to share the stage with The Infamous Stringdusters, Horseshoes and Hand Grenades, The Dead South, and  many more.
*not available as part of a 2023-24 season subscription

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Come From Away

Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Thursday, February 8, 2024
Part of the TDS Broadway Series

On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all. This inspiring, acclaimed Broadway musical takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of the small town in Newfoundland that opened their homes to 7,000 stranded travelers on 9/11. Celebrate the best of humankind and the best in all of us in this uplifting musical!

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Dallas String Quartet

Thursday, February 15, 2024

This inventive ensemble (violins, viola and bass, backed by drums and guitar) is where Bach meets Bon Jovi. A fusion of classical and pop music, DSQ presents a performance inspired by the hit Netflix show Bridgerton, with songs by Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Shawn Mendes and more.

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The Barricade Boys

Saturday, February 17, 2024
Part of the County Materials Spotlight Series

Direct from London’s West End, these four stars from Les Misérables are taking the world by storm with their electrifying show. From the heart-wrenching emotion of Les Mis to the toe-tapping harmonies of Jersey Boys, this musical journey of Broadway songs also covers some of the greatest pop, rock, swing, and Motown hits of all time.

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Ron Artis II & The Truth

Friday, March 1, 2024

Ron Artis II is quickly gaining fame as one of the biggest talents in the blues world. From headlining festivals to opening for Jack Johnson’s North American tour and more, Artis has wowed audiences with his multi-instrumental prowess and musical range, from Delta blues and gospel to northern soul, funk, and more.

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My Fair Lady

Tuesday, March 5, 2024
Wednesday, March 6, 2024
Part of the TDS Broadway Series

From Lincoln Center Theater comes “a sumptuous new production of the most perfect musical of all time” (Entertainment Weekly). Boasting such classic songs as “I Could Have Danced All Night,” “The Rain in Spain,” and “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly,” this new production is “thrilling, glorious and better than it ever was” (New York Times).

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The StepCrew 

Friday, March 8, 2024

Kick off the St. Patrick’s Day season with incredible Irish song and dance. This dynamic troupe combines three styles of percussive dance — Irish, tap, and Ottawa Valley — with fresh musical arrangements reflecting the bluesy origins of tap, to traditional Scottish sounds and modern Celtic fusion.

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Cirque Mechanics: Zephyr

Sunday, March 10, 2024
Part of the Kocourek Kids Family Series

Hailed by Spectacle Magazine as “the greatest contribution to the American circus since Cirque du Soleil,” Cirque Mechanics tells stories wrapped in acrobatics, mechanical wonders, and a bit of clowning around.

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The Price Is Right Live™

Friday, March 15, 2024

The Price Is Right Live™ is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to hear their names called and "Come On Down" to win. Play classic games just like on television's longest running and most popular gameshow... from Plinko™ to Cliffhangers™ to The Big Wheel™ and even the fabulous Showcase.
*not available as part of a 2023-24 season subscription

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. US & Canada legal residents (excl. PR, & Quebec), 18+. Full rules, incl alt entry method, call/visit the box office.

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Classic Albums Live:
Fleetwood Mac's Rumours

Friday, March 22, 2024
Part of the County Materials Spotlight Series

The talented musicians of Classic Albums Live return to The Grand, this time to recreate Fleetwood Mac’s iconic album Rumours. Hear those eternal, emotionally resonant songs including “Go Your Own Way,” “Dreams” and “Don’t Stop” performed live note for note, cut for cut.

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38 Special

Saturday, March 30, 2024

38 Special continues to bring their signature blast of Southern rock to audiences across the globe! With arena-rock pop smash hits like "Hold On Loosely," Rockin' Into The Night," "Caught Up in You," "Fantasy Girl," and more, be amazed by the explosive power of their live concert experience!

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Trailblazing Women of Country:
A Tribute to Patsy, Loretta, and Dolly

Thursday, April 4, 2024

Trailblazing Women of Country features soloists Miko Marks (CMT’s 2022 “Next Woman of Country”) and Nashville-based singer Kristina Train, supported by a five-member, all-female band, to pay tribute to the trio of country music legends Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, and Dolly Parton, their music, and their lives.

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One Vision of Queen
Featuring Marc Martel

Friday, April 5, 2024
Part of the County Materials Spotlight Series

This highly-theatrical, eye-popping production rocks you from start to finish with all the songs that Queen made famous. Known around the world as “the vocal doppelganger of the Queen frontman,” Marc Martel delivers a show so entertaining and impressive, we had to bring him back by popular demand!

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iLuminate

Sunday, April 7, 2024
Part of the Kocourek Kids Family Series

Using props and performers appearing only with illuminated outlines, this family-friendly, exhilarating blend of music, dance, illusion, technology and comedy transports you into another world, where the sounds move you and the visuals are unlike anything you’ve seen before.

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The Cher Show

Saturday, April 13, 2024
Part of the TDS Broadway Series

The Grand brings the Wisconsin premiere of this Tony Award-winning musical of Cher’s life story, packed with so much Cher that it takes three women to play her: the kid starting out, the glam pop star, and the icon. The Cher Show is 35 smash hits, six decades of stardom, two rock-star husbands, and more all in one unabashedly fabulous new musical.

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Charlie Berens

Sunday, April 14, 2024

Comedian, New York Times best-selling author, and Emmy-winning journalist Charlie Berens returns to The Grand with his Good Old Fashioned Tour. The Wisconsin native has been featured on Comedy Central, Fox, CBS, Funny or Die, TBS, Variety, MTV News and more. He creates weekly content for his various social platforms and has amassed over 7.5 million followers.
*not available as part of a 2023-24 season subscription

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Evil Woman:
The American ELO

Friday, April 19, 2024

Experience the eternally groovy music of Electric Light Orchestra in a multimedia concert that transports you to the heady era of symphonic rock. Few bands have created more iconic songs as ELO, including, “Mr. Blue Sky,” “Roll Over Beethoven,” and “Livin’ Thing.”

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B2wins

Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Part of the Kocourek Kids Family Series

Led by fun-loving twin brothers from Brazil, B2wins (pronounced “B-Twins”) performs songs you know and love with a unique twist on violin and ukulele. All ages will love this engaging show that features one-of-a-kind renditions of everything from Sinatra to Ed Sheeran, Louis Armstrong to Dua Lipa, and more!

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Space Oddity:
A Quintessential David Bowie Tribute Experience

Friday, April 26, 2024

This theatrically staged, elaborately costumed, multimedia spectacle takes audiences on a musical journey through the career of David Bowie, which was notable for constant reinvention and visual presentation.

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The Guess Who

Sunday, May 5, 2024

You know this legendary Canadian band for its many chart-topping hits in the late 60s and early 70s, including “American Woman,” “These Eyes,” and “No Time.” The Guess Who has mastered a wildly entertaining romp of the early hits mixed with their current creations.

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The Texas Tenors

Thursday, May 16, 2024
Part of the County Materials Spotlight Series

These classically trained, versatile performers return to The Grand by popular demand after multiple sold-out performances! All ages will delight in their blend of country, classical, Broadway, and current pop music, all performed with humor and cowboy charm.

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Straight No Chaser

Thursday, July 25, 2024

Straight No Chaser is the real deal of male acapella music, the captivating sound of nine unadulterated human voices coming together to make extraordinary music that is moving people in a fundamental sense... and with a sense of humor.

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