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WHITE PLAINS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
11 City Place, 3rd floor, (914) 328-1600, www.wppac.com

Located on the third level of City Center off Mamaroneck Avenue in downtown White Plains.

Membership:

Membership at White Plains Performing Arts Center is about more than discounts and opportunities. It is about a commitment to the arts. It is about an understanding that the arts are a valuable resource to our community. Members at WPPAC are making an investment in the future of the arts.

Support the WPPAC
If you appreciate live theatre, we ask you to consider making a tax-deductible donation to the WPPAC.

Only 53% of their costs are covered by ticket prices. They need your help to cover the rest. For as little as $50, $100 or $150 a year, you can help support your hometown theatre.

White Plains Performing Arts Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit arts organization.
Your gift is tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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Carrie the Musical
Friday, April 24 and Saturday, April 25 at 8pm and Sunday, April 26 at 2pm

Tickets are $20 and $25

Based on the novel by Stephen King, Carrie the Musical is an electrifying pop-rock musical about a bullied teenager with telekinetic powers who takes revenge on prom night with music by Academy Award-winning composer Michael Gore ("Fame", "Terms of Endearment"); lyrics by Academy Award-winning lyricist Dean Pitchford ("Fame", "Footloose") and a book by "Carrie" film screenwriter Lawrence D. Cohen.

Carrie White is a misfit. At school, she’s an outcast who’s bullied by the popular crowd, and virtually invisible to everyone else. At home, she’s at the mercy of her loving but cruelly over-protective mother. But Carrie’s just discovered she’s got a special power, and if pushed too far, she’s not afraid to use it.

The cast features the talents of Alex Arlotta, Penny Deen, Mary DelVecchio, Jenna Goldberg, Rose Hornyak, Temia Innamorato, Ties Jansen, Maeve Elyse Kraiger, David C. Littlefield, Elana Mariani, Amanda Montgomery, Casey O’Donnell, Gabrielle Paige, Zack Tashoff, Max Tempkin, Rachel Weisbart and Ava Bradlow as Carrie.

Carrie the Musical contains strong language and mature subject matter. Parental discretion is advised.

Carrie the Musical is a production of the White Plains Performing Arts Center Conservatory Theatre with actors between the ages of 13-18.

For tickets: visit the theatre box office Monday-Friday (11 am-6 pm), purchase the tickets online at www.wppac.com or call 914-328-1600. For Group Sales, please contact barbara@wppac.com

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Set in New Orleans following the Great Depression, the play focuses on the Berniers sisters, two middle-aged spinsters who have sacrificed their own ambitions to look after their ne'er-do-well younger brother Julian.
May 1 • 7:30 pm • $10
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BLACKOUT NYC A CAPPELLA
Saturday, May 9 at 8 pm,
Tickets are $25 (adults) and $20 (students 22 and younger).
Dynamic, Upbeat & Cutting Edge with a Distinct, Signature Sound.

Blackout NYC a Cappella is reinventing the genre of a cappella music with innovative arrangements and a distinct, signature sound, delivering high-energy performances with a contemporary twist.

Since entering the a cappella scene in June 2012, Blackout NYC a Cappellahas grown into a group that is larger than the sum of its parts. They have had the honor and privilege of performing for organizations such as the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) and the Super Bowl Host Committee; they’ve joined fellow members of the a cappella community on stages across the city and their studio recordings have been selected for professional a cappella compilation albums. BLACKOUT NYC A CAPPELLAhas performed at a variety of venues throughout New York City including The Highline Ballroom, The Bitter End, Arlene’s Grocery and The Time Out Lounge. The White Plains Performing Arts Center is pleased to host their first appearance in Westchester County.

Blackout NYC a Cappella is comprised of twelve singers with unique and diverse backgrounds, both musically and professionally. Despite these differences, they come together to make something incredible. Join us for their a cappella twist on hits by Cee Lo Green, Justin Timberlake, Taylor Swift, Daft Punk and more.

http://www.blackout-nyc.com/http/wwwyoutubecom/watchvvut4v5ojfvq/

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BACK TO THE GARDEN 1969 - The Woodstock Experience

“This is a great show and they really mix it up every time with a great sampling of what was there those three days in August 1969. When you see Back to the Garden 1969 on the schedule don’t wait, they sell out fast!” – John McAvoy, The Turning Point
May 16 • 8 pm
$27 (advance) | $32 (door)