El Paso Electric Presents Broadway in El Paso
Buddy-The Buddy Holly Story
April 2, 2018 - April 2, 2018 at 7:30 PM
This is a special one-night only performance that can be added to any season ticket package. Now in its 27th amazing year, the “World’s Most Successful Rock ‘n’ Roll Musical” continues to thrill audiences around the world. Viewed by more than 22 million people worldwide, Buddy opened in London’s West End in 1989, and has been seen on Broadway, throughout Canada, the U.S., Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Germany, Scandinavia, South Africa, the Netherlands and Singapore; winning numerous awards along the way. Buddy tells the story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacular career, and features the classic songs, That’ll Be The Day, Not Fade Away, Oh Boy, Ritchie Valens’ La Bamba, The Big Bopper’s Chantilly Lace and many more! This show is just Peggy Sue-perb.
Disney’s The Lion King
May 30, 2018 - June 10, 2018 at 1, 2, 6:30, 7:30 & 8 PM
More than 90 million people around the world have experienced the phenomenon of Disney’s THE LION KING, and now you can, too, when El Paso’s best-loved musical premieres at The Plaza Theatre. Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, this landmark musical event brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway. Tony Award®-winning director Julie Taymor brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals. THE LION KING also features some of Broadway’s most recognizable music, crafted by Tony Award®-winning artists Elton John and Tim Rice. There is simply nothing else like THE LION KING.