Broadway Shows, Musicals and Special Events Coming to Lakeland

Magic Moments brings a classic line-up of musical greats to Lakeland FloridaCentral Florida is going to welcome a variety of terrific Broadway shows, musical performers, and special events traveling through over the next few months, each on the schedule for the Lakeland Center. has awesome ticket discounts for all of the upcoming performances.

A multi-purpose arena and theatre located in Lakeland, Florida, the Lakeland Center features four distinct venues under one roof. An entertainment, sports and convention complex, the center offers loads of indoor entertainment, and is within walking distance of downtown Lakeland’s unique shopping, dining and nightlife destinations.

All of the shows are scheduled for One Night Only in Lakeland so make sure to get your tickets today!

Check out this line-up of entertainment:

Magic Moments
One Night Only – November 30, 2016
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A classic line-up of musical greats! Glenn Leonard of The Temptations, Joe Coleman of The Platters and Joe Blunt of The Drifters unite to perform the most famous Motown hits of all time. Favorites include “My Girl,” “The Way You Do The Things You Do,” “Get Ready,” “The Great Pretender,” “Only You,” “Smoke Gets in Your Eyes,” “Under The Boardwalk,” “On Broadway,” “Save the Last Dance for Me,” and more.


Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker
One Night Only- December 27, 2016
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Moscow Ballet’s spectacular Great Russian Nutcracker is the must-see event this holiday season! Celebrate the beloved Christmas tradition with the whole family as 40 world-class Russian artists bring this charming classic to life. The New York Times raves “Knock Out!” Experience Tchaikovsky’s master score this Christmas.

42nd Street
One Night Only – January 2, 2017
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Based on a novel by Bradford Ropes and Busby Berkeley’s 1933 movie, 42nd Street is the quintessential backstage musical comedy classic. The song and dance fable of Broadway includes some of the greatest songs ever written, such as “We’re In The Money,” “Lullaby of Broadway,” “Shuffle Off To Buffalo,” “Dames,” “I Only Have Eyes For You” and of course “42nd Street.”

Johnny Mathis
One Night Only – January 14, 2017
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What a great opportunity to see the legendary Johnny Mathis on his new ‘Voice of Romance’ tour. Celebrating his 61st year in the music industry, Mathis is an amazing vocalist whose approach to pop music eclipses passing fads and trends. Best-known for his popular hits like “Chances Are,” “It’s Not For Me To Say,” and “Misty,” Mathis has sold millions of records worldwide. The man’s voice is truly golden. Grab your tickets today to see Johnny Mathis in Lakeland!

Original Stars of American Bandstand
One Night Only – January 30, 2017
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In 1959 one man had an idea…Hire some buses, load up the brightest stars and a generation’s greatest sounds and take the show on the road.  Now The Original Stars of American Bandstand are back on the bus.  These are the artists and this is the music that defined a generation.  It will be a magical night to remember with a lineup of fabulous legends – starring Shirley Alston Reeves, Johnny Tillotson, Brian Hyland, Chris Montez, and Merrilee Rush.


Let It Be
One Night Only – February 13, 2017
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Direct from London’s West End and Broadway, the show that has been seen by over 2 million people worldwide is introducing a brand new show for the 2016-17 touring season. Relive the past from Ed Sullivan to Abbey Road, and imagine the reunion that never was. Enter a time capsule and turn back the clock to what would have been John Lennon’s 40th Birthday – October 9, 1980. For one night, the Fab Four come together on stage after a decade apart performing hits like “Back in the USSR,”  “Live and Let Die,” “Got to Get you into My Life,” “My Sweet Lord,” and “Hey Jude,” and many more hits you never got to see performed live.

One Night Only – February 20, 2017
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Pippin is a high-flying Broadway musical. Full of extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and soaring songs from the composer of Wicked, Pippin will lift you up and leave you smiling. The new production is the winner of four 2013 Tony Awards® including Best Musical Revival. This captivating new production comes straight from Broadway, features sizzling choreography in the style of Bob Fosse and breathtaking acrobatics by Les 7 Doigts de la Main, the creative force behind the nationwide sensation Traces. Pippin is noted for many Broadway standards including “Corner of the Sky,” “No Time at All,” and “Love Song.”

One Night Only – March 9, 2017
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Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin, this production of ANNIE will be a brand new incarnation of the iconic original. Featuring book and score by Tony Award®-winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, ANNIE includes such unforgettable songs as “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” “I Don’t Need Anything But You,” plus the eternal anthem of optimism, “Tomorrow.”

Celtic Woman
One Night Only – March 2, 2017
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Multi-platinum international music sensation, Celtic Woman, presents Voices of Angels, a new show for 2017. Voices of Angels showcases the angelic voices of Susan McFadden, Mairead Carlin, Eabha McMahon and introduces the new Celtic violinist Tara McNeill, accompanied by a group of equally talented musicians and dancers whose exceptional skill and high energy bring a fresh fusion to centuries of musical and cultural tradition. Featuring many songs from the forthcoming “Voices of Angels” album, this inspiring live concert experience features all new stage designs, stunning wardrobes, superb choreography and magnificent arrangements of timeless Irish traditional and contemporary standards in the group’s award-winning signature style.

Looking for great entertainment? Look no further than Lakeland, Florida and all the amazing shows scheduled in the coming months for the Lakeland Center.

By: Jeff Hyatt

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