For two decades, Josh Turner’s deep velvet voice has been the most recognizable on country radio. His unwavering dedication to the tenets of the country genre have inspired a generation of country singers and bolstered an underserved segment of the fanbase. His distinctive, resonant baritone has brought him five Number One hits and five gold and platinum albums. Turner has scored multiple Grammy, CMA, and ACM Awards nominations and received six Inspirational Country Music Awards. Join Josh Turner at the Arbogast Performing Arts Center for an evening of unforgettable music and meaning this November.
Sandi Patty, is one of the most highly acclaimed performers of our time with five Grammy® awards, four Billboard Music Awards, three platinum records, five gold records, and eleven million units sold, Sandi Patty is simply known as The Voice. While her thirty-year career is heavily rooted in gospel music, Sandi has extended her career outside the genre, performing with symphonies across the country, including the New York Pops, Boston Pops, and Cincinnati Pops. Kick off the holiday season with family and friends with a joyous evening of the music of Sandi Patty.
The Texas Tenors have amassed a huge fan base worldwide, with over half a million followers on social media and more than 20 million views on YouTube, Facebook and Instagram. In 2019, they were Billboard Magazine's #10 Classical Artists in the World and are considered the most successful touring group in the history of America's Got Talent. As consummate professionals, these three friends and a simple All-American dream have proven their impact will be long-lasting. With concerts at performing arts centers and symphony halls across the country, The Texas Tenors make a stop in Troy, Ohio, to ring in the holiday season!
A Very Electric Christmas follows the story of a young bird named Max and his family as they embark on their journey south for the winter. When Max gets blown off course and ends up at the North Pole, his adventure begins! Dancing toy soldiers, caroling works, and performing poinsettias light up the stage this Christmas season. Audiences of all ages will treasure this magical and captivating tale of family, friendship, and hope set to timeless holiday classics from famed artists including Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey, and Tchaikovsky. Lightwire Theater combines theater and technology to bring this festive holiday story to life through their internationally-recognized signature brand of electroluminescent artistry.
Mike Super has astonished millions with his magic and illusion from theater goers to Disney audiences to Military families around the world to the Hollywood Elite. He has pioneered a new form of magic with his down-to-earth style, infectious humor, and enchanting personality. Mike has been named Entertainer of the Year, Best Performing Artist of the Year, and Best Novelty Performer of the Year, and he was voted America's Favorite Mystifier on NBC's hit TV Show Phenomenon. Join Mike and his legion of fans who call themselves "The Superfreaks" for an evening of magic and mystery that will leave you speechless!
MJ Live! is the #1 Michael Jackson tribute show in the world. MJ LIVE recreates the electrifying stage show of one of the greatest performers of all time. From iconic dance moves like the moonwalk to timeless hits like “Bad,” “Billie Jean,” “Thriller” and “Beat It,” the spot-on show brings all the Gloved One’s staples to life. Dazzling lighting and effects, plus the MJ LIVE dancers and a live band, make this show a true spectacular fitting of the King of Pop. Relive the energy, excitement, spectacle and pure joy of this legendary superstar and his music.
Hollywood comes to the APAC as the Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra delivers the sights and sounds of cinema’s biggest box office hits. This gala symphonic concert features over 80 musicians and chorus members celebrating the music of John Williams, James Horner, Hans Zimmer, and more. The music of Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, Forrest Gump, Batman, Gladiator, Pirates of the Caribbean, and many more come to life in epic fashion! The MVSO dazzles Troy this March with the music of the Silver Screen.
FairyTales on Ice, come visit the heart of France where magic is alive and memories are made. Join our heroine Belle as she journeys to the castle of the Beast to rescue her father. Upon entering his formidable abode, she befriends some of the quirky characters she meets and eventually encounters the Beast himself. Will she be able to melt his cold heart before the last rose petal falls? A cast of world champion ice skaters, cirque performers, and live singers bring this magical tale to life right on the APAC stage! The high-speed combination of extraordinary.
The unique ballet company Ballet 5:8 engages the Greater Miami Valley community through breathtaking dance. Ballet 5:8 will perform BareFace, a brand-new full-length story ballet by Julianna Rubio Slager, inspired by the C.S. Lewis novel Till We Have Faces. The ballet uses the passion-filled myth of Cupid and Psyche to examine love’s motivations, pitfalls, and blind spots. The artistry and athleticism of the Ballet 5:8 dancers will captivate the APAC audience this April.
In 2012, Julianna Rubio Slager and Amy Kozol Sanderson founded Ballet 5:8. As leading dance companies cycled through the same classic works, Slager and Sanderson shared the same concern that this beautiful art form could become stagnant and in danger of missing the next generation. They founded Ballet 5:8 to tell stories of the 21st century while retaining the classic beauty of ballet. Each Ballet 5:8 performance wrestles with themes that portray both the darkness and hope of life in the modern context.
The Concert of Kings delivers the legendary power and presence of music’s greatest icon, Elvis Presley, in the world premiere concert tour called The Three Elvis’s. Featuring three of the world’s finest Elvis tribute performers, audiences are all shook up by the spot-on look, vocals and charisma brought to life in this amazing salute to the King. From the electrifying early years of the 1950s to the stunning sex-symbol era of the 1960s to the powerful Las Vegas years of the 1970s, you won’t believe your eyes and ears. The show is musically orchestrated to perfection by the talented and award-winning Royal Tribute Band and hosted by Charles Stone, Elvis Presley’s friend, and tour director from 1970 – 1977. Even critics are raving, “this is as close as it gets!” ELVIS HAS NOT LEFT THE BUILDING!