CacheARTS Presents 17-18 Season Preview

It’s that time again… our super secret sneak preview of the upcoming CacheARTS Presents 2017-18 National Touring Season!

Below are videos of each of the nationally touring productions that will be coming to the Ellen Eccles Theatre in 2017-18. We cannot wait for you to enjoy the diverse and incredible shows that will be dazzling our stage this season.

Remember, members and sponsors get access to show tickets before anyone else! If you need information on memberships or renewing your membership, please visit our Membership Information Page.

Ticket On-Sale Dates

Early Purchase On-Sale: August 10, 2017
Season Ticket On-Sale: August 15, 2017
Single Ticket On-Sale: August 22, 2017

This year, we are offering a season package discount: 20% off tickets if you purchase 5 or more shows from the season.

We have also partnered with lodging sponsors to offer a luxurious See and Stay package of 15% off show tickets and 15% off rooms when purchased as a package, so you can fully enjoy your experience at the Ellen Eccles Theatre and in Downtown Logan.

(Please note that discounts and packages do not stack; highest discount will be provided).

One Man Star Wars: Saturday, September 30, 2017

Canadian actor and uber geek, Charles Ross, brings his solo madcap creation to the stage in this mind bending whirl of a show. Ross retells the classic trilogy in 60 minutes—no costumes, no props, no sets—all the characters, the music, the ships, the battles. Get your nerd on and experience the global sensation loved Off-Broadway, in London’s West End, by Lucasfilm, and by Ross’ mom. The Force is strong with this one.

Note: Run time of this production is 60 minutes.

Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo: Monday, November 6, 2017

Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE leads you on a breathtaking tour that begins in pre-historic Australia. You’ll observe, meet, and interact with an eye-popping collection of amazingly life-like dinosaurs and other creatures presented in a theatrical performance that will thrill and entertain kids while stimulating their imaginations in ways that will forever connect them to their world. While it may have been 65 million years in the making, we think you’ll agree, it’s well worth the wait!

VIP Experience ($45): Join the cast after the show for a photo opportunity with the amazing dinosaur puppets to memorialize your incredible show experience.

Note: Run time of this production is 50 minutes.

The Wizard of Oz, New Musical Tour: Friday & Saturday December 1&2, 2017

“We’re off to see…” the most magical adventure of them all! The National Tour of The Wizard of Oz is an enchanting adaptation of the all-time classic, bringing you everything you know and love from the classic film, in true Broadway splendor. Click your heels and join Dorothy, her ruby slippers, and her trio of friends as they journey through the magical land of Oz to meet the Wizard and obtain their heart’s desires.

Bar J Wranglers: Saturday, December 16, 2017

A Western music show; a stand-up comedy performance with masterful cowboy music; the best musical experience in the West. Call it what you want; the fact remains, the Bar J Wranglers from Jackson Hole, Wyoming deliver some of the purest harmony, best musicianship, and funniest ranch humor around. Come enjoy a Christmas tradition returning to the Ellen Eccles Theatre for its 18th year of heartfelt performance!

Silver Anniversary Celebration and Gala Dinner: Saturday, January 13

No preview is available for this performance… because it is still being made! January 13 is the 25th anniversary of the grand re-opening of the Ellen Eccles Theatre in 1993 (that’s right, we can’t believe it either!). CacheARTS invites you to join us for a celebration performance that will honor one Cache Valley’s richest cultural gems, celebrating its incredible historical legacy, the proud community that been its backbone, and the extraordinary art that has taken place on its stage. The performance will feature beloved local groups who have graced the Ellen Eccles Theatre for an evening of joy and delight in Cache Valley’s rich artistic heritage.

Ailey II: Friday, February 9, 2018

From the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, the talented dancers of Ailey II are renowned for captivating audiences and translating their strength and agility into powerful, moving performances. The Ailey spirit shines as these artists perform an exhilarating and diverse repertory that includes Alvin Ailey’s timeless classics, as well as new works by today’s outstanding choreographers. This is modern dance at its finest.

Black Violin: Monday, February 26, 2018

To most people, jazz, hip-hop, funk, and classical music are all separate genres. But to revolutionary music group Black Violin, they are nothing but ingredients. Wil B. and Kev Marcus, classically trained string instrumentalists, combine their training and hip-hop to create a multi-genre sound described as “classical boom” that will defy all stereotypes and rock your socks off.

Whose Live Anyway: Thursday, April 12, 2018

It’s like Whose Line Anyway… except it’s Whose LIVE Anyway, and it’s coming right to Logan! This completely improvised 90-minute show of games, scenes, and songs will tickle not only your funny bone, but every bone in your body. Cast members Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis, and Joel Murray will leave you gasping with laughter and on the edge of your seat. And like the show, the audience provides suggestions, and who knows, you might even be asked on-stage!

Hot Sardines: Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Quality is timeless. Just ask The Hot Sardines. In the talented hands of the New York-based ensemble, music first made famous decades ago comes alive through their brassy horn arrangements, rollicking piano melodies, and vocals from a chanteuse who transports listeners to a different era with the mere lilt of her voice. Come enjoy the The Hot Sardines as they channel New York speakeasies, Parisian cabarets, and New Orleans jazz halls, into the Ellen Eccles Theatre with innovation, verve, and sheer musical joy.

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, National Broadway Tour: Wednesday and Thursday, May 9 and 10, 2018

Getting away with murder can be so much fun… and there’s no better proof than the hilarious hit show that won the 2014 Tony Award for best musical—A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder! Gentleman’s Guide tells the uproarious story of Monty Novarro, an heir to a family fortune who sets out to jump the line of succession by eliminating the eight pesky relatives who stand in his way…and be done in time for tea. As one most gentlemanly NPR critic put it, “I’ve never laughed so hard at a Broadway musical!” This national Broadway touring production will have you dying with laughter during an evening you’re not soon to forget!