The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra and several other arts groups will collaborate to present A Night with the Arts: A Celebration Concert in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This concert, free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Commission of Greater Knoxville. No tickets are required to attend this free performance.
The Tennessee Veterans Business Association’s Business Expo and Veteran Job Fair will hold a two-day event Jan. 28-29, featuring a ticketed reception, dinner and keynote speaker Lt. Col. Oliver North, a combat-decorated retired U.S. Marine and best-selling author. Special entertainment will be provided by country music icon Lee Greenwood, who will perform “God Bless the USA.” GOTVBA.com
This lush, Tony Award-winning production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more—plus some surprising new twists! Other showtimes include Feb. 2 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Feb. 3 at 1:30 p.m.
Comedian, actor, writer and musician Fred Armisen brings a hilarious night of comedy to Knoxville on Feb. 6 with Fred Armisen: Comedy for Musicians, but Everyone is Welcome. Armisen is known for his notable roles on Saturday Night Live; many shows (Portlandia) and movies (Anchorman); and his early-2018 Netflix comedy special, Standup for Drummers.
DCappella, Disney Music Group’s new a cappella group featuring seven world-class vocalists, embarks on its first North American tour in January 2019. Created by Disney and contemporary a cappella legend Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect, The Sing Off and much more), the tour will appeal to fans of both Disney and a cappella versions of Disney hits.
Starting Thursday, Feb. 14, from 2-9 p.m., enjoy a series of seminars and events from the biggest, best brands in the boating community. Admission is $10 per adult. Children under 10 are free. The show continues Friday, Feb. 15, noon to 9 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 16, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday, Feb. 17, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In 2015, the band catapulted to stardom when its hit single, “Shut Up and Dance,” became a multi-platinum global smash that peaked at No. 1 on the Alternative, Hot AC, AC charts, No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 and went to No. 2 at Top 40 radio.