Baton Rouge is known for being the middle ground of South Louisiana cultures and a rich college town with a sizeable international population. The rich Baton Rouge culture brings together some of the best talent there is. Whether you prefer a sold out arena or the community theatre, Cherry Creek Apartments hopes to direct you to some incredible performances this month. Let us know what youre planning to go see in the comments or come back and write a review after you go!
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Sunday, October 4
One of the most enduring shows of all time, Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webbers Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the irresistible family musical about the trials and triumphs of Joseph, Israels favorite son. Directed and choreographed by Tony Award-winner Andy Blankenbuehler, this new production is a reimagining of the Biblical story of Joseph, his eleven brothers and the coat of many colors.
Wednesday, September 30 – Sunday, October 11
Swine Palace begins the season with the 2013 Pulitzer prize winning play, Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar. Presented by Swine Palace, performances in the Shaver Theatre. In this 2015 Tony nominated play, playwright Ayad Akhtar explores the concept of self identity in our confusing, multicultural landscape.
Tuesday, October 20
Christian worship sensation Chris Tomlin hits the road again this fall for his Love Ran Red Tour. With nine albums, 12 No. 1 radio singles, a GRAMMY Award and eight additional nominations, three Billboard Music Awards, 21 Dove Awards, a platinum and four gold albums to his credit, Chris Tomlin is among the most well-known and influential artists in contemporary Christian music. Opening the show will be energetic Northern Irish worship favorites Rend Collective.
Friday, October 23
Rascal Flatts is an American country pop music group formed in Columbus, Ohio in 1999. From 2000 to 2010, they recorded for Disney Music Group’s Lyric Street Records. While on that label, they released seven albums, all of which have been certified platinum or higher by the Recording Industry Association of America. Their studio albums have accounted for more than 25 singles, of which 12 have reached No. 1 on Billboard Hot Country Songs.
Friday, October 23
Don your fiendish finest for a Halloween Opera Ball,spooky night of hauntingly good music, devilish dancing, spirits and delectable treats of all sorts. This night of fun raises funds for Opéra Louisiane through ticket sales and a high end silent auction.
Tuesday, October 27
In just a few short years, the unique musical ensemble known as Celtic Woman has emerged as both a spectacular commercial success and a genuine cultural phenomenon. The beloved ensembles evocative, uplifting music has transcended national and cultural borders to touch the hearts of a devoted fan base that spans the globe. The group is comprised of vivacious, sublimely gifted young Irish women. The lineup of performers has rotated since the group began, but the signature sound of Celtic Woman has never changed.
Tuesday, October 27 -Wednesday, October 28
For over a decade, Criss Angel has dominated the world of magic as the biggest name on the planet. From his role as Star, Creator, Executive Producer and Director of his hugely successful A&E television series Criss Angel MINDFREAK, to his countless television specials, books, retail products, music CD’s and more – Criss has redefined magic for the 21st century.
Thursday, October 29 – Saturday, October 31
This is the Theatre Baton Rouge’s fall fundraiser. On October 31st the event features a before and after party from 8pm till 1am with the performance at 10pm. The party includes food, a signature drink, music and dancing with the cast and a costume contest with some amazing prizes.