Posts about: Old National Centre

‘Lion King’ star relishes his role as Simba

September 10, 2018

Old National Centre in downtown Indianapolis is the venue hosting the return engagement of “The Lion King,” presented by Disney Theatrical Productions and Broadway in Indianapolis, September 12-29. The winner of multiple 1998 Tony Awards, “The Lion King,” which is based on the 1994 animated... read more

Touring ‘Les Mis’ features spectacular vocal performances

March 16, 2018

I have lost count of the number of times I have seen the enduring musical “Les Misérables.” starting with the original Broadway production in 1987, and most recently, a superb 2014 Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre production. But hands down, Cameron Macintosh’s imposing North American Tour... read more

‘Motown The Musical’ glistens with vitality & verve

March 29, 2017

“Motown The Musical,” directed by Charles Randolph-Wright and presented by Broadway in Indianapolis, opened in Indianapolis at the Old National Centre, Tuesday. After the performance, I spoke with Chester Gregory who plays Motown founder, Berry Gordy. “This was the best audience we have had so... read more