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Appell Center Adds More to 18/19 Season Including Capitol Theatre Grand Reopening Events

Aug 17, 2018

TICKETS ON SALE TO MEMBERS MON, AUG 20 at 10 AM AND TO THE PUBLIC MON, AUG 27 at 10 AM

York, PA – August 17, 2018 – The Appell Center for the Performing Arts just added a bunch of new programming to its 2018-2019 season including 9 big stage performances, 4 new CapLive shows, the return of CapComedy, 2 film festivals and so much more. In May 2018, the Appell Center announced a preview of its 2018-2019 season and the show announcements just keep rolling in!


For the past week, the Appell Center has been rounding out its already spectacular season with some of the biggest names in music, musicians on-the-rise, television favorites, and over three weeks of back-to-back entertainment in October for the Capitol Theatre Grand Reopening!


A pre-sale for Appell Center members begins Monday, Aug 20 at 10 AM. Memberships start at just $75, are tax-deductible and provide the opportunity to get the best seats in the house plus great new benefits including free tickets to film and comedy in the Capitol. All tickets go on sale to the public on Monday, Aug 27 at 10 AM. Tickets and Appell Center Memberships can be purchased online at AppellCenter.orgor by calling the Box Office at 717-846-1111.


Highlights include:

  • A can’t-miss intimate solo concert by BRUCE HORNSBYto commemorate the reopening of the newly-renovated Capitol Theatre!
  • Hollywood’s favorite mediumand E! Entainment star, TYLER HENRY, takes the Strand Theatre stage for his new live show including audience Q&A.
  • Chicago’s legendary improv comedy theatre, The SECOND CITY– where former members including Tina Fey, Stephen Cobert and more got their start – set the stage for comedy in the new Capitol Theatre.
  • Blue Collar Comedy veteran and one of the top names in stand-up, BILL ENGVALL, will perform for two back-to-back shows.
  • New additions to the CapLive lineup including the return of fan-favorite, The Lone Bellow, folk legends The Kingston Trio, and Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee JD Souther.
  • Fast rising comedian, and star of America’s Got Talent, Preacher Lawsonreopens the CapComedy Series with a special presentation.


18/19 Season Performances Just Added:

An Evening with BRUCE HORNSBY

OCT. 25 – Capitol Theatre

The Best of THE SECOND CITY

OCT. 26 – Capitol Theatre

BUBBLE TROUBLE

NOV. 3 – Capitol Theatre

THIS WONDERFUL LIFE

DEC. 15 – Capitol Theatre

An Evening with

BILL ENGVALL

JAN. 5 – Strand Theatre

TYLER HENRY

The Hollywood Medium

JAN. 16 - Strand Theatre

Paddy Moloney

THE CHIEFTAINS

and special guests

FEB. 27 – Strand Theatre

TRINITY IRISH DANCE COMPANY

APR. 27 – Strand Theatre

PINKALICIOUS THE MUSICAL

APR. 27 – Capitol Theatre

18/19 CapLive Performances Just Added:

THE LONE BELLOW:

TRIO /// ACOUSTIC TOUR

with Special Guest Naia Izumi

NOV. 4 – Capitol Theatre

THE KINGSTON TRIO

NOV. 8 – Capitol Theatre

PORTLAND CELLO PROJECT

perform Radiohead’s OK Computerand more

MAR. 20 – Capitol Theatre

JD SOUTHER

MAR. 29 – Capitol Theatre

18/19 CapComedy Performances Just Added:

CAPCOMEDY PRESENTS: PREACHER LAWSON

NOV. 9 – Capitol Theatre

CapComedy returns to every second Friday of the month starting in November!


18/19 CapFilm Events Just Added:

MANHATTAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

SEPT. 29 & 30 – Capitol Theatre

FREE HALLOWEEN FILM FESTIVAL

OCT. 27 – Capitol Theatre

Coco, Hocus Pocus, Ghostbusters, Waxworks (Silent Film accompanied by the Wurlitzer organ),

Tucker and Dale vs. Evil, Halloween

BEN-HUR

NOV. 10 – Capitol Theatre


Double Up and Save!

All patrons buying tickets to 2 or more 2018-2019 season shows get 10% off. All Appell Center Members enjoy 15% offof multiple show purchases.* The general public is encouraged to become a Member to enjoy this exclusive discount!


*Offer not available for rental performances, CapComedy or CapFilm. Tickets for multiple performances must be purchased within the same transaction to be eligible for the discount. Some restrictions may apply.


For tickets, visit AppellCenter.org, call 717-846-1111or visit the Appell Center for the Performing Arts Box Office at 50 N. George Street in York, PA.


Stay tuned for more show announcements throughout the season!