Broadway in Akron

Season Ticket Information

Four shows. All Akron. Broadway in Akron, presented by Playhouse Square, returns to E.J. Thomas Hall at The University of Akron. From the blue-faced icons of BLUE MAN GROUP and the irreverent hilarity of TOOTSIE to the acclaimed revivals of MY FAIR LADY and JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, this lineup has it all. Season Ticket packages range from just $40 to $295 with flexible payment plan options.

If you had season tickets for the Broadway in Akron Series in 2021-2022, you will soon receive information on how to keep your seats at your upcoming performance of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY by bringing your renewal form with you. You can also renew online here with your Playhouse Square account. If you wish to renew your season tickets over the phone, you can do so by calling 216-241-6000 (weekdays from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.).

For help on how to renew your seats online, check out our step-by-step guide.

The deadline to keep your seats was Friday, June 10, 2022. If you are still interested in being a Season Ticket Holder, call 216-241-6000 (weekdays from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.).

If you are not currently a Season Ticket Holder, you can become one by purchasing a season ticket package online here or by calling 216-241-6000 (weekdays from 9 a.m - 5 p.m.).


The Shows

Oct 17 - 19, 2022 | E.J. Thomas Hall

Blue Man Group

Broadway in Akron

Nov 29 - 30, 2022 | E.J. Thomas Hall


Broadway in Akron

Mar 14 - 15, 2023 | E.J. Thomas Hall

My Fair Lady

Broadway in Akron


The Perks

 - Park free conveniently near E.J. Thomas Hall for all series shows.*
 - Join your fellow Season Ticket Holders in a special, secluded space with a private bar in the Goodrich Lobby before and during intermission of each season performance.
Be among the first to receive pre-sale and discount ticket offers for events at both E.J. Thomas Hall AND Playhouse Square!**
Exchange your tickets for another performonce of the same show it something comes up.

The Promise

  • LOCK IN YOUR PRICES AND SAVE - Season Tickets save you money by guaranteeing your seats at the absolute best price, regardless of how individual ticket prices may increase.
  • THE BEST SEATS FOR EVERY SHOW - Act fast and get priority access to the best available seat locations for all four series shows.

Season Ticket Pricing - starting at just $40!

EJ Thomas Hall Seat Map for Broadway (Click for larger)

The Questions?

Can I buy Group Tickets?

You sure can! If you are looking to bring friends, family, co-workers or employees to a show? Groups of 10 or more can start planning by calling 216-640-8600 (Monday-Friday, 9 AM-5 PM)

Do I have to buy all four shows?

Tickets for individual shows will go on sale at a later date and will be available for purchase via Ticketmaster and at the E.J. Thomas Ticket Office.

What theater are these shows playing in?

The Broadway in Akron Series is presented by Playhouse Square with performances at E.J. Thomas Hall on the campus of The University of Akron (198 Hill Street Akron, OH 44325).

Can I bring children?

All patrons, including children of all ages who may even share a seat, must have a ticket to comply with fire regulations.

What accessibility accommodations are offered?

E.J. Thomas Hall has limited, designated seating areas on the Orchestra and Grand Tier levels for patrons in wheelchairs or patrons with special needs. Adjacent seating for a companion is also available in both areas. 

Accessible Restrooms are located at the bottom of both ramps on both sides of the building.

A special sound system for the hearing impaired, Williams Personal PA Receiver is available at the information counter in McCormick Lobby, free of charge.

What happens if a show is cancelled?

On very rare occasions severe weather forces E.J. Thomas Hall to postpone or cancel an event. Should a postponement or cancellation occur, details will be shared first on the homepage, regional radio and television, the E.J. Thomas Facebook and Twitter accounts, and via email. Additional information can be obtained by leaving your name and phone number with the Hall at 330-972-7595. A Thomas Hall staff member will contact you as soon as possible.

What if I don't see my question answered here?

If you have a question about purchasing season tickets, your account, or your benefits as a Broadway in Akron Season Ticket Holder call Playhouse Square at 216-241-6000 (Monday-Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM).

If you have question about E.J. Thomas Hall and its ammenties, please call the E.J. Thomas Hall Ticket Office at 330-253-2488 (Monday - Friday, 10 AM - 4 PM)

Playhouse Square presents the Broadway in Akron Series at E.J. Thomas Hall in partnership with The University of Akron.

Broadway in Akron performances at E.J. Thomas Hall will follow the same health and safety protocols for other events on the University of Akron campus.

*Applies to Levels A, B & C ONLY.
**Standard ticketing fees may apply.
***Subject to availability, restrictions to benefits, differences in prices, seat locations, fees and deadlines may apply.