313 PRESENTS ANNOUNCES ITS FOX THEATRE PROUD PARTNER COMERICA BANK 2021-22 SERIES
(DETROIT – September 15, 2021) – 313 Presents announces its 2021-22 Fox Theatre Series presented by Comerica Bank featuring a collection of award-winning Broadway musicals, interactive stage shows and treasured holiday favorites. The 11-show schedule opens in November with the return of RAIN: A Tribute To The Beatles, followed by an abundant holiday season including Cirque Dreams Holidaze, Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Christmas, A Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage, A Magical Cirque Christmas and Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis.
Other standouts of the schedule include Tony-Award winning productions making their Fox Theatre Proud Partner Comerica Bank debut, OKLAHOMA! and An American In Paris. Fans of Food Network star Alton Brown will delight in his live culinary variety show, Alton Brown Live: Beyond The Eats. Families will enter the madcap world of King Julien for the smash-hit musical Madagascar The Musical and welcome the return of Blue Man Group with its signature euphoric celebration of human connection through non-verbal communication.
The full 2021-22 schedule includes:
- RAIN: A Tribute To The Beatles (Sat., Nov. 6)*
- Cirque Dreams Holidaze (Thurs, Dec. 2 – Sun., Dec. 5)*
- Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Christmas (Thurs., Dec. 9)
- A Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage (Sat., Dec. 11)*
- A Magical Cirque Christmas (Sun., Dec. 12)*
- Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis (Sat., Dec. 18)* •
- OKLAHOMA! (Tues., Feb. 22 – Sun., Feb. 27)
- Alton Brown Live: Beyond The Eats (Sun., Mar. 20)*
- The Bachelor Live On Stage (Sun., Mar. 27)
- Blue Man Group (Mon., April 18 – Sun., April 24)*
- Madagascar The Musical (Sat., April 30)
- An American In Paris (Sun., May 8)
Tickets for the Fox Theatre Proud Partner Comerica Bank 2021-22 Series go on sale Monday, September 27 at 12 p.m. and can be purchased at 313Presents.com, Ticketmaster.com or the XFINITY Box Office at Little Caesars Arena. *Individual tickets are on sale now.
“Select Three Shows and Save” packages and group tickets of 10 or more are on sale now at 313Presents.com or by calling 313 Presents Groups Sales at (313) 471-3099. “Select Three Shows and Save” is valid on select price levels and performances and is not valid on previously purchased tickets. The package provides up to 20 percent savings when purchasing three or more titles. Guests enjoy flexibility to create personalized plans with the shows they want to see on the dates and times that best fit their schedule. In addition, plan purchasers receive one-on-one service from a dedicated account executive, early venue entry to members-only concessions and discounted rates for advanced parking.
Arrival and Bag Policy
Reminders Guests attending shows this season are encouraged to arrive early and preplan for parking and venue security screenings. To uphold health and safety protocols, minimize contact and ensure a more seamless entry process, the Fox Theatre Proud Partner Comerica Bank has adopted a no-bag policy (exceptions include wallets 5” x 7” x1.5”, medical and diaper bags). Early arrival of at least an hour is encouraged for each series performance. Doors generally open 60 minutes prior to show time, unless otherwise noted. For information on directions and parking, please visit www.313presents.com/plan-your-visit/directions-parking
The Fox Theatre Proud Partner Comerica Bank uses mobile ticketing as the preferred method of entry. Through Ticketmaster’s user-friendly platform, guests will use their mobile devices as a show ticket. Prior to arrival, guests are encouraged to view and save all tickets to their Apple Wallet or Google Pay. Then upon entry, guests will present the mobile ticket’s unique QR code for scanning by accessing their mobile wallet. To learn more about mobile ticketing and the online management of tickets, please visit www.313presents.com/mobile-ticketing.
Health and Safety Measures
The safety of guests, colleagues and artists is a top priority as 313 Presents welcomes live events back to the Fox Theatre Proud Partner Comerica Bank. 313 Presents worked with public health advisors, medical experts and government officials to develop a comprehensive plan that allows everyone to safely return and enjoy live events at all venues. In addition to a no-bag policy and mobile ticketing, the plan includes enhanced sanitization, disinfection measures and touchless transactions (credit cards preferred). Specifically, updates to our venues HVAC systems have been implemented to increase outdoor air ventilation rates, providing more fresh air to our indoor venues and spaces. EPA-registered cleaning products, including electrostatic sprayers, that kill COVID-19 and other pathogens are being utilized throughout our venues to sanitize and disinfect high touchpoint areas at an increased frequency. Please visit www.313presents.com/plan-your-visit/health-safety-protocols to learn about updated policies and protocols as well as ticket terms and a list of frequently asked questions.
Overview of the 2021-22 Series Fox Theatre Series presented by Comerica Bank
Direct from Broadway! RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles presents Abbey Road! In celebration of the release of Abbey Road, RAIN will bring the greatest hits to life in addition to all your early favorites. This mind-blowing performance takes you back in time with the legendary foursome delivering a note-for-note theatrical event that is the next best thing to seeing the Beatles. Experience the worlds’ most iconic band and come celebrate the best of Abbey Road with RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles.
Cirque Dreams Holidaze returns by popular demand to the Fox Theatre Proud Partner Comerica Bank stage with its latest electrifying and reimagined live holiday family stage spectacular. The extravaganza is set in a multi-million-dollar wonderland of elaborate scenes with dozens of original holiday production numbers. Broadway Director and Cirque Dreams Founder Neil Goldberg has searched the world to assemble the most unique cast of incomparable cirque artists, singers, dancers and talent to wow audiences with new acts, holiday scenes, theatrical innovation and more.
Balsam Hill presents Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Christmas, a one-night-only holiday performance with two legends performing all your Christmas favorites. With a vast collection of critically-acclaimed holiday albums between them, the tour will showcase selections from their extensive Christmas repertoires.
A Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage celebrates the timeless television classic as the whole family can join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the Peanuts characters in their journey to uncover the true meaning of Christmas. The show encompasses each of your favorite scenes from the original animated television show, with more fun, more music, and more finding the true Christmas spirit. After the final bow, the show crescendos into a celebration of song as the audience is invited to join the Peanuts gang in singing traditional Christmas songs and carols.
The world’s greatest entertainers unite for a spell-binding and incredible holiday production – A Magical Cirque Christmas. Experience the enchantment of Christmas as Magical Hostess Lucy Darling takes you through an evening of dazzling performers and breathtaking cirque artists, accompanied by your favorite holiday music performed live.
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis is the longest running consecutive tour in the music industry. Experience the magic as the spirit of the season comes alive with the signature sound of Mannheim Steamroller and dazzling multimedia effects in an intimate setting.
This is OKLAHOMA! as you’ve never seen or heard it before—reimagined for the 21st century, and now the Tony Award winner for “Best Revival of a Musical.” Stripped down to reveal the darker psychological truths at its core, Daniel Fish’s production tells a story of a community circling its wagons against an outsider, and the frontier life that shaped America. Upending the sunny romance of a farmer and a cowpoke, this OKLAHOMA! allows the classic musical – and our country – to be seen in a whole new light.
Alton Brown Live: Beyond The Eats features television personality, author and Food Network star Alton Brown for a live culinary variety show. Brown says fans can expect “more cooking, more comedy, more music and more potentially dangerous science stuff.” Critics and fans have raved about the interactive components of Brown’s shows. He warns “Prepare for an evening unlike any other and if I call for volunteers… think twice.”
The Bachelor Live On Stage guarantees a wild night of fun, shocking surprises and a front row seat to the journey you’ve been watching on TV for years. Experience the ultimate Bachelor Nation fan party with a wildly flirtatious and interactive gameshow, hosted and guided by Bachelor Nation Alumni. Filled with on stage audience participation including limo entrances, outrageous group dates and rose ceremonies – it’s an evening filled with fun and romance, no strings attached.
The global smash hit Blue Man Group performances are euphoric celebrations of human connection through art, music, comedy and non-verbal communication. Reaching more than 35 million people worldwide, Blue Man Group is universally appealing to a broad range of age groups and cultural backgrounds and continually injected with new music, fresh stories, custom instruments and sensory stimulating graphics.
Join Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria as they bound out of the zoo and onto the stage in Madagascar The Musical. This smash hit musical features all your favorite crack-a-lackin' friends as they escape from their home in New York's Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien's Madagascar. This brand-new musical from Dreamworks (Shrek The Musical) will leave audiences with no choice but to "Move It, Move It!"!
Inspired by the Academy Award winning film, An American In Paris transports the audience to post-war Paris, where romance is in the air and youthful optimism reigns. In this poignant production, Gershwin’s soaring melodies are matched by gravity-defying dance as the world rediscovers the power of love. Hoping to start a new life, World War II veteran Jerry Mulligan chooses newly liberated Paris to try and make his mark as a painter. Jerry's life becomes complicated when he meets the mysterious Lise, a young Parisian ballet dancer with a haunting secret who, like Jerry, is yearning for a new beginning. This exquisite production is filled with music from legendary composers George and Ira Gershwin, featuring the classics “I Got Rhythm,” “Liza,” “'S Wonderful” and “But Not for Me.”
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