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Tickets & Events

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Academy Park Performing Arts Center is a unique venue designed to enrich, educate, and entertain our community by providing an array of programming including concerts, theatrical productions, recitals, festivals, and workshops.

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Motown LogoMotown Party Night
Saturday, August 17th at 7:30 pm
Free Dance Lesson at 6:30 pm
Prizes for the best Motown fashion!


Perhaps you've 'Heard it Through the Grapevine', but the Williamson County Performing Arts Center is the place to be when they present their tribute to Motown music. Dust off your dance shoes and come boogie down to classic favorites from the likes of Stevie Wonder,  Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, and The Temptations as well as a few modern Motown-style hits! Featuring a live 7 piece band and 2 vocalists, this one night magical event will take you on a trip down memory lane with the sound that changed America!

5pslogo5 Points Swing Concert & Dance
Sunday, August 25th
Dance Lesson starts at 2:00 pm
Concert starts at 3:00pm
Tickets: $10

"Boogie Woogie" on down to the Williamson County Performing Arts Center as 5 Points Swing gets you in the dancing mood once again with another great show! First, Champion Ballroom Center starts off the event by giving you a free dance lesson. Then you'll have a chance to show off your new dance moves when 5 Points Swing takes the stage. 1940's attire admired, but not required! There will be a prize for best dressed!

Doug Allen bio PicAcoustic on the Patio Featuring Doug Allen
Tuesday, August 27th at 7:00 pm
FREE Concert! (Chairs Provided)

The Williamson County Performing Arts Center has another fabulous Acoustic on the Patio concert for you! The talented Doug Allen will be your entertainment for the night."People say this singer/songwriter from Nashville sounds a bit like Zac Brown and Keith Urban, with a touch of 70’s songwriters John Denver and James Taylor in there. He’s got killer stage presence and his rich voice and catchy melodies are helping him build a dedicated following on TN Radio, in Movie Soundtracks, and on social media." Doug Allen is a talent that you will not want to miss out on! Chairs will be provided at this free concert.

cash familyKellye Cash & Family in Concert 
Saturday, September 7th at 7:00 pm
Tickets: $20-$25

Tennessee's Kellye Cash takes the stage to perform some of the finest country songs ever written when the Williamson County Performing Arts Center presents Kellye Cash & Family In Concert. A former Miss America and the great-niece of none other than Country music legend Johnny Cash, Kellye has played to sold-out audiences throughout the Southeastern United States. Backed by her 5-piece band, The West Tennessee Strangers, this evening will feature classic country songs by Patsy Cline, Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette, and many more, as well as a mix of her most loved original songs. This is a one-night special event you don't want to miss!

Johnny RogersJohnny Rogers in "Buddy and Beyond: The History of Rock and Roll"
Saturday, September 14th at 7:00 pm
Tickets: $20-$25

From Jackson, Tennessee, Rock 'n' Roll showman Johnny Rogers brings yesteryear's music and history of Rock 'n' Roll to life.  An outstanding musician who has played across the globe, Johnny’s uncanny portrayal of the late Buddy Holly and tributes to the legendary Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ricky Nelson, Chuck Berry, and Elvis Presley with full band will have audiences screaming for more.

Elf&FairyWEB_SLIDENashville Shakespeare presents:
Elf & Fairy Camp

Monday - Friday
September 23rd- 29th
Ages 7-14
Tuition: $200

Join us for the second year of Elf & Fairy Camp! In this week-long after-school program, campers will create their own character and learn songs and dances to perform as part of the ensemble in the Nashville Shakespeare Festival’s upcoming production of The Tempest. 

Rehearsals: Mon. - Wed. from 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Performances: Thurs. - Sun. at 7:00 pm performances
*There will be a 6:00pm call time for performances*
*Sibling discount of 10% available*

Nashville Shakespeare LogoNashville Shakespeare presents: The Tempest
Thursday, Sept. 26th - Sunday, Sept. 29th at 7:00 pm
Gates Open at 5:00 pm 
Preshow Entertainment begins at 6:00 pm
FREE Admission (Donations are accepted at the gates)

One of William Shakespeare's final plays, The Tempest tells the story of banished magician and former duke Prospero, who has been exiled on an island with his daughter Miranda for years. He plots revenge on the brother who usurped his throne with the help of the magical island creatures in his thrall and takes us on a tangled journey of magic, wonder, and forgiveness where we find out "we are such stuff as dreams are made on; and our little life is rounded with a sleep." Bring a blanket or chair and a picnic dinner, or grab dinner at one of the fantastic food trucks on site, and join the Nashville Shakespeare Festival as they present this classic tale the whole family will enjoy.

CYT-web-thumbnail-385x385CYT Presents: Tuck Everlasting The Musical
Thurs, Oct. 17th at 7:00 pm
Fri, Oct. 18th at 7:00 pm
Sat, Oct. 19th at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Thurs, Oct. 24th at 7:00 pm
Fri, Oct. 25th at 7:00 pm
Sat, Oct. 26th at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Tickets: $13 online, $14 at the door

CYT is excited to present Tuck Everlasting the Musical! Based on the best-selling children's classic by Natalie Babbitt and adapted for the stage by Claudia Shear and Tim Federle, Tuck Everlasting features a soaring score from Chris Miller and Nathan Tysen. Come see this talented cast of local 8-18 year-olds bring this timeless tale to life!