Broadway Fright Night

Friday, Oct 30, 2020 at 9:00pm

Virginia G. Piper Theater
7380 E. 2nd Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

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Broadway Fright Night is a celebration of songs from Broadway and Off-Broadway musicals with supernatural, horror, and sci-fi themes.

Scottsdale Performing Arts Center will present Broadway Fright Night, a celebration of songs from Broadway and Off-Broadway musicals with supernatural, horror, and sci-fi themes. Created and hosted by Stephen DeAngelis, a New York City casting director, the show will feature five of Broadways’s finest vocalists paying homage to the theatre world’s most original, intriguing, and terrifying characters in an all-new concert. In addition to recreating some of their most memorable musical moments, the cast will share backstage behind-the-scenes anecdotes and participate in an enlightening and entertaining question and answer session with our audience.

The concert will be formatted in a unique fashion taking place in two different editions showcasing different songs and shows at 6 p.m. and 9 p.m.

The 6 p.m. performance will feature songs from The Phantom of the Opera; Wicked; Young Frankenstein; Sweeney Todd; The Hunchback of Notre Dame; The Rocky Horror Show; Into the Woods; Bat Out of Hell; Big Fish; The Addams Family; Bat Boy, and It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Superman.

The 9 p.m. performance will feature songs from Wicked; Jekyll and Hyde; Sweeney Todd; Little Shop of Horrors; Carrie; Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark; Beetlejuice; Bat Out of Hell; Dance of the Vampires; The Rocky Horror Show, The Phantom of the Opera, and Shrek the Musical.

Scheduled performers are Ben Crawford (The Phantom of the Opera; Les Misérables; Charlie & The Chocolate Factory, Shrek the Musical, Big Fish, and On the Twentieth Century), Alicia Irving (Les Misérables; Sunset Boulevard; The Scarlet Pimpernel; Side Show; Sweeney Todd; Carrie) and Justin Matthew Sargent (Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark; Rock of Ages; Bonnie and Clyde; The Rocky Horror Show), and Mariand Torres (Wicked; In Transit; Prince of Broadway; Spamalot).

The 6 p.m. Performance will feature a special guest appearance by Sam Primack (Dear Evan Hansen) and the 9 p.m. performance will feature a special guest appearance by local college student Jessica Fink.

Tickets: A (VIP): $79 A: $49 B: $39 C: $30 D: $25 Virtual for household: $39

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