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Broadway Coming To Charlottesville

April 28, 2008

The John Paul Jones arena will play host to the inaugural Broadway in Charlottesville Series starting in October. SMG in partnership with The Roberts Group are launching the series.

"We couldn't be more excited about bringing a Broadway Series to Charlottesville for the first time and adding to the diversity of events at the arena and the community," Larry Wilson, General Manager of John Paul Jones Arena.

The series debuts on October 6th, starting with "Chicago."

Chicago October 6, 2008

Cats January 27, 2009

Hairspray February 10, 2009

Jesus Christ Superstar March 10, 2009

Movin' out May 7, 2009

Season tickets go on sale Monday, May 5th at 10 a.m. Season tickets will range from $196 - $254. To avoid service fees visit the John Paul Jones Arena Box Office. Season tickets can also be purchased at (888) JPJ-TIXS and online at

Single tickets will be available approximately four weeks prior to the show.

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