RiverCenter for the Performing Arts announces 2019-2020 season

RiverCenter for the Performing Arts announces 2019-2020 season

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The RiverCenter for the Performing Arts in Columbus announced its 2019-2020 season.

World class talent will be coming to Columbus. Some of the highlights of the season include a performance by Gladys Knight on Nov. 8 and the return of the dance troupe, “Pilobolus in Shadowland II: The New Adventure.”

The TSYS on Broadway Series will include new national tours of “Fiddler on the Roof” and "Cats.

“It’s attractive for our industry executive that want to live here and work," said Norm Easterbrook, executive director of the RiverCenter. You don’t have to travel to Atlanta to see this world class entertainment, you can see it here in Columbus.”

See the full 2019-2020 lineup below:

Synovus Center Stage:

“RENT" 10th Anniversary Tour – August 3 (National Tour Launch)

"Fiddler on the Roof" - October 23 & 24

“Beautiful” - December 4 & 5

“Cats” - February 11 & 12

“The SpongeBob Musical” – May 7 & 8

“Waitress” - June 23 & 24

Gladys Knight - November 8

“Pilobolus Shadowland II: The New Adventure” – November 19

Cantus Christmas 2019 – December 17

Stray Cats’ Lee Rocker – January 16

“Escape to Margaritaville” – March 19

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra – April 2

Complexions Contemporary Ballet: “Bach to Bowie” – April 16

The Coasters, Drifters, Platters – May 1

Cantus Columbus: “The American Songbook-Gems by Kern, Berlin and Rodgers & Hart” – May 16

Two Free Performances brought by ArtsReach Series:

MCoE Band Holiday Concert – December 7

U.S. Navy Bands - Concert Band, Sea Chanters and Cruisers – March 12

Mayhem Poets – School matinees November 1

Dog Man the Musical – School matinees November 4 & 5

The Snowy Day – School matinees December 19 & 20

The Pout-Pout Fish – School matinees January 3 & 31, public performance February 1

Sweet Chariot – School matinees February 3

What Do You Do with an Idea? – School matinees May 14 & 15, public performance May 16

RiverCenter on the Road:

STEAM Museum - September 3-13

Tom Johnson’s Young Author’s Day - October 7-19

Ron Anglin’s F.I.G. Newton – September 23-27 and February 10-14

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