live performance calendar

October through December

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN
OCTOBER 12–25, PERFORMANCE TIMES VARY
UTEP DINNER THEATRE, EL PASO

Performed by talented UTEP students, the musical reimagining of the classic Frankenstein tale follows young Dr. Frankenstein and Igor as they try to create a monster, but with plenty of comedic and scary complications. Tunes like “The Transylvania Mania” and “Puttin’ on the Ritz” bring a fun, theatrical edge to an otherwise memorable show—just in time for Halloween! ticketmaster.com

GIPSY KINGS BY ANDRÉ REYES
OCTOBER 27, 8 PM
PLAZA THEATRE, EL PASO

This season, the stage at the Plaza Theatre heats up as the Gipsy Kings make their way to the Sun City. Led by vocalist and guitarist André Reyes, the band has produced music that combines exciting elements of flamenco and rumba. The group will perform top hits like “Bamboleo” and “Volare.” elpasolive.com

SHAWN MENDES
OCTOBER 13, 7 PM
DON HASKINS CENTER, EL PASO

Canadian singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes made his claim to fame in 2014 with his debut album Handwritten featuring the single “Stitches,” which was ranked in top 10 charts worldwide. Following a wildly successful second album, Mendes is touring the country with his self-titled tour and will hit the stage at the Don Haskins Center this October. ticketmaster.com

KEVIN HART:
THE IRRESPONSIBLE TOUR
OCTOBER 25, 7 PM
ABRAHAM CHAVEZ THEATRE, EL PASO

Known as one of the most successful entertainers in recent years, Kevin Hart has made a name for himself as a comedian in hit movies and television including Think Like A Man, Ride Along, and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. This October, Hart brings The Irresponsible Tour to El Paso for a night of hilarious stand-up comedy. elpasolive.com

CAROL BURNETT: AN EVENING OF LAUGHTER AND REFLECTION
NOVEMBER 4, 7 PM
PLAZA THEATRE, EL PASO

An award-winning actress and best-selling author, Carol Burnett is an icon in the world of comedy. During a successful, decade-long run on television, Burnett earned herself a whopping 25 Emmy Awards for the Carol Burnett Show. Now, with a Netflix special on the horizon, Burnett heads to the Plaza Theatre for one unforgettable night. elpasolive.com

THE MUSIC OF THE NIGHT
NOVEMBER 16–17, 7:30 PM
PLAZA THEATRE, EL PASO

Under the direction of conductor Bohuslav Rattay, the El Paso Symphony Orchestra presents The Music of the Night, which celebrates the music of composer Andrew Lloyd Webber. Webber has composed 13 musicals—including Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar, and Cats—two film scores, and a Latin Requiem Mass. Join Webber and the El Paso Symphony Orchestra for a fabulous night of classical music. ticketmaster.com

A MAGICAL CIRQUE CHRISTMAS
NOVEMBER 27, 8 PM
ABRAHAM CHAVEZ THEATRE, EL PASO

A Magical Cirque Christmas has it all—from stunning magic and circus acts to Christmas carols and live musicians. Different from most traditional holiday performances, the show is sure to amaze the audience with electrifying entertainment and plenty of holiday sparkle. elpasolive.com

THE FAB FOUR—THE ULTIMATE
BEATLES TRIBUTE

NOVEMBER 30, 7 PM
PLAZA THEATRE, EL PASO
Back by popular demand, The Fab Four makes its return to El Paso this fall with live renditions of the songs you love by The Beatles. The Emmy Award–winning show takes fans back in time with songs like “Hey Jude,” “I Want To Hold Your Hand,” and “Come Together.” elpasolive.com

JASON MRAZ AND TOCA RIVERA
DECEMBER 18, 8 PM
PLAZA THEATRE, EL PASO

Together with longtime percussionist Toca Rivera, Grammy Award winner Jason Mraz will play a special acoustic set as part of his fall tour. After a stint on Broadway as part of the cast of Waitress, Mraz is back to music with an intimate performance full of several award-winning songs. elpasolive.com

MOSCOW BALLET’S GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER
DECEMBER 22, 7 PM
PLAZA THEATRE, EL PASO

’Tis the season for holiday magic! This Christmas season, the Moscow Ballet returns to El Paso, gracing the stage with world-class dancers. Prepare to be enchanted by gorgeous, hand-painted sets, dazzling music, and one of the most classic tales of Christmas. elpasolive.com