Announcing our 2019-20 Season

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center has unveiled the 2019-20 Season including an engaging and enriching Boldt Arts Alive! Series, an intimate Spotlight Series and a Kimberly-Clark Broadway Across America – Fox Cities Series that includes two Wisconsin premieres including Hamilton, the highly-anticipated pop culture phenomenon Dear Evan Hansen, and the current Tony Award-winning Best Musical The Band’s Visit , for a total of five brand-new shows and two returning favorites.

The 2019-20 Season was announced to an enthusiastic crowd of nearly 1,700 Season Ticket Holders, donors, group leaders and special guests on Monday, March 11 at the eighth annual Season Reveal Event.
The event featured live performances from recent Tony® and Grammy Award® winner The Band’s Visit and 2017 Tony Award® Best Musical and 2018 Grammy Award® winner Dear Evan Hansen.

“We are so excited to announce another amazing lineup of performances. Our shows this season are designed to help audiences learn more about themselves, from celebrating their deep-rooted heritage to deciding what legacy they will leave behind,” said Fox Cities P.A.C. president Maria Van Laanen. “With a stunning variety in our Arts Alive! Series, immersive opportunities in our Spotlight Series and another thrilling year of Broadway, we invite our community to make this their gathering place to enjoy exceptional live experiences together.”

The Boldt Arts Alive! Series returns, bringing cultural, adventurous and passionate performances. All of the Arts Alive! performances take place in Thrivent Financial Hall.

The 2019-20 Boldt Arts Alive! Series includes:

A.R. Gurney’s Love Letters Starring Meredith Baxter and Michael Gross
Friday, October 25, 2019

That Golden Girls Show: A Puppet Parody
Friday, November 1, 2019

EmiSunshine with special guest Etta May
Sunday, November 3, 2019

ETHEL and Robert Mirabal: The River
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Russian National Ballet’s Cinderella
Wednesday, February 12, 2020

The Tap Pack
Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Yamato – The Drummers of Japan
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

The Irish Tenors with the Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, March 14, 2020

Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock and Roll
Thursday, April 23, 2020

The Spotlight Series brings an intimate, immersive experience to the forefront, making the beautiful Kimberly-Clark Theater its home.

The 2019-20 Spotlight Series includes:

Todd Green
Thursday, November 7, 2019

Rave On! The Buddy Holly Experience
Thursday, January 23, 2020

Jon Reep
Friday, March 20, 2020

A Monkey BAA Theatre Company Production
Diary of a Wombat
based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley
Saturday, April 18, 2020
This will be a relaxed, sensory-friendly performance

I Wrote That One Too…
A life in songwriting: from Willie to Whitney
starring Steve Dorff

Friday, May 1, 2020
A cabaret style performance

The perfect offer for theater enthusiasts, this season patrons can secure the best seats at the best prices when they select four or more titles from the Boldt Arts Alive! and/or Spotlight Series by May 13, 2019. To take advantage of this priority offer, call the ticket office at (920) 730-3760 beginning March 14 or visit in person at 400 W. College Ave. in downtown Appleton. 

All Boldt Arts Alive! and Spotlight Series performances go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Monday, May 20. 

Groups of 10+ interested in purchasing Boldt Arts Alive! or Spotlight Series performances can do so now by calling (920) 730-3786 or


The Kimberly-Clark Broadway Across America — Fox Cities Series will feature two Wisconsin Premieres including Hamilton and the new Jimmy Buffett musical Escape to Margaritaville. This year’s lineup includes the triumphant return of the spectacular new production ofThe Phantom of the Opera and an epic new production of Miss Saigon in addition to the three most recent Tony Award® recipients for Best Musical with 2018 winner The Band’s Visit, 2017 winner Dear Evan Hansen and 2016 winner Hamilton. This season has amassed a stunning 34 Tony Awards® collectively.

The 2019-20 Kimberly-Clark Broadway Across America — Fox Cities Series includes:

October 1-20, 2019

The Phantom of the Opera
December 4-15, 2019
Part of the 6-show package

Blue Man Group
January 24-26, 2020
Season Option

Miss Saigon
February 18-23, 2020

Jimmy Buffett’s Escape to Margaritaville
March 24-29, 2020

The Band’s Visit
May 5-10, 2020

Dear Evan Hansen
June 23-28, 2020

Kimberly-Clark Broadway Across America — Fox Cities Season Ticket Packages are available for the 2019-20 Season beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 13. Five and six show packages are available and start at $250 for the five-show package and $300 for the six-show package. The Blue Man Group is an optional addition to the package. Season Ticket Holders receive many benefits including guaranteed seat location, access to the best seats, invitation-only events, a convenient five-month payment plan option, priority offers to many added events and more.

Due to anticipated demand, some benefits may be limited during the 2019-20 Season. New Season Ticket Holders will be able to secure up to four packages. More information about Season Ticket Packages can be found

Kimberly-Clark Broadway Across America — Fox Cities Season Ticket Packages may be purchased online at or by phone at (800) 216-SHOW (7469). Those interested in becoming Kimberly-Clark Broadway Across America — Fox Cities Season Ticket Holders can get more information at

Current Broadway Season Ticket Holders may renew online at, by phone at (800) 216-SHOW (7469) or by mailing their renewal invoice to Broadway Across America — Fox Cities, P.O. Box 28048, New York, NY 10087-8048. Renewal packets will be mailed to current Season Ticket Holders this week.

The deadline to renew Season Ticket Packages is Monday, April 8, 2019. 

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The Boldt Arts Alive! Series title partner is The Boldt Company. Additional community partners for the 2019-20 Boldt Arts Alive! Series include Alta Resources, Bergstrom Automotive, Hand to Shoulder Center of Wisconsin and Menasha Corporation Foundation.
Community partners for the 2019-20 Spotlight Series include American National Bank, Ameriprise Home and Auto Insurance, Blue Avenue Travel, Canteen Catering, First Business Bank, Investors Community Bank, Michiels Catering and Woodward Radio.
Center programs are supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts. 

The Kimberly-Clark Broadway Across America — Fox Cities Series title partner is Kimberly-Clark Corporation. Additional community partners for the 2019-20 Season include AZCO INC., CR Meyer, Jewelers Mutual Group, Menasha Corporation Foundation, Miller Electric, Oshkosh Corporation Foundation, Plexus Corp. and SECURA Insurance Companies.
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Broadway Across America (BAA) is part of The John Gore Organization family of companies, which includes, The Broadway Channel, and Group Sales Box Office.  Led by 18-time Tony-winning theater producer John Gore (Owner & CEO), BAA is the foremost presenter of first-class touring productions in North America, operating in 45 markets with over 400,000 subscribers. Presentations include Disney’s The Lion King, Wicked, The Book of Mormon, The Phantom of the Opera and Hamilton. Current and past productions include  The Band’s Visit, Beautiful, Cats, Chicago, Dear Evan Hansen, Hairspray, Mean Girls, The Producers and Waitress.

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts and cultural education organization located in downtown Appleton, provides a premier venue for live performing arts. Since 2002, the Center has proudly served as a gathering place for the community to engage in educational opportunities while enhancing a greater understanding and appreciation of life through the live performing arts. The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center — Where the Arts Come Alive!
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