In their first tour in North America, this will be your chance to hear an orchestra with a glorious history, including close associations with Johann Sebastian Bach, Franz Liszt and Richard Strauss. Founded in 1491, the world renowned Staatskapelle Weimar Orchestra is the oldest in Germany. Piano soloist, Vadym Kholodenko is the 2013 winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. Leading the orchestra will be the 2013 Royal Philharmonic Music Awards "Conductor of the Year," Maestro Kirill Karabits, who will bring his energizing presence to the podium.
The Legendary Ladies of Motown tour promises an unforgettable evening of world-class talent combined with a night of non-stop, crowd-pleasing, chart-topping singles! Drawing from multiple Billboard® hits such as, “You Can’t Hurry Love,” “Stop! In the Name of Love,” and “Where Did Our Love Go,” along with “Heat Wave,” “Dancing in the Street,” “and “Nowhere to Run,” the pairing of Reeves and Wilson packs a popular punch for Motown music fans at The Peabody!
One of the nation’s top regional orchestras, we welcome our beloved neighbor, the Jacksonville Symphony, for a thrilling afternoon of power and passion, featuring two monumental works: the Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 3 and the emotionally gripping Shostakovich Symphony No. 5. One of the most difficult of all piano concertos, the “Rach 3” (featured in the acclaimed 1996 film, Shine) will be performed by Behzod Abduraimov, Grand Prize winner of the 2009 London International Piano Competition. Another rising young star, Australian conductor Nathan Aspinall joined the Jacksonville Symphony is 2016 and will be appearing in a Symphony Society performance for the very first time.
Direct from Broadway, the world’s best selling magic show is coming to Daytona Beach!
This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of seven of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. THE ILLUSIONISTS™ – LIVE FROM BROADWAY™ has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage.
This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions!
WILD KRATTS LIVE! is a theatrical stage show based on the #1 animated television series Wild Kratts. Martin and Chris Kratt, stars of the Emmy-nominated Wild Kratts step out LIVE ON STAGE to engage the audience in a classic Wild Kratts story. Experience, live-on-stage, the astounding creature fundamentals, and the infectious excitement and inspiring quest of the Kratt Brothers that make the hit television series Wild Kratts so popular with kids and their families.
Since 1960, the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba has entranced audiences with its masterful symphonic range, while also developing and introducing Cuban and Latin American music to the international classical music community. Having first visited here in 2012 to the sheer delight of the audience, we are excited to welcome the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba back to the Peabody stage! Conducting this special evening will be internationally-renowned Music Director Enrique Pérez Mesa, with special guest, Pavel Nersessian, one of the most remarkable Russian pianists of his generation. Don’t miss your chance to experience the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba right here in Daytona Beach!
Critically and popularly acclaimed as a stand-up comic, actor and author, Lewis Black is famous for his passionate comedy style complete with cathartic releases of anger, disillusionment, frustration, irritation, and ridicule of cultural phenomena. His compelling points about absurdity of our world cause audience members to laugh themselves into puddles of incontinence.
“TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE!” raves the New York Post for JERSEY BOYS, the 2006 Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award®-winning Best Musical about Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. This is the true story of how four blue-collar kids became one of the greatest successes in pop music history. They wrote their own songs, invented their own sounds and sold 175 million records worldwide – all before they were 30! JERSEY BOYS features their hit songs “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Rag Doll,” “Oh What a Night” and “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You.” “THE CROWD GOES WILD!” cheers The New York Times.
The JERSEY BOYS creative team comprises two-time Tony Award®-winning director Des McAnuff, book writers Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, composer Bob Gaudio, lyricist Bob Crewe and choreography by Sergio Trujillo.
Advisory: JERSEY BOYS contains authentic, “profane Jersey language” and is recommended for ages 12+
GLASS SLIPPERS ARE SO BACK.
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is the Tony Award®- winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music and South Pacific that’s delighting audiences with its contemporary take on the classic tale.
This lush 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! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s most beloved songs, including “In My Own Little Corner,” “Impossible/It’s Possible” and “Ten Minutes Ago,” in this hilarious and romantic Broadway experience for anyone who’s ever had a wish, a dream... or a really great pair of shoes.
Don't miss Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s hit show, Long Island Medium, LIVE at The Peabody in Daytona Beach, Florida!
Jo Koy: Break The Mold Tour
Live at The Peabody in Daytona Beach, Florida
Saturday - April 21, 2018 at 7:00pm!
Swiss theatre troupe, Mummenschanz, quietly claims over four decades of widespread success with its popular, surreal mime and prop-puppetry vignettes. Globally praised for their intricately choreographed skits, intermingling bizarre masks and shapes, with a dramatic play of light and shadow, this group brings its newest tour, “you and me” to Daytona Beach in 2018— an astonishing family treat for children of all ages!
There’s never been a better time to experience CHICAGO, Broadway’s razzle-dazzle smash.
This triumphant hit musical is the recipient of six Tony Awards®, two Olivier Awards, a Grammy®, thousands of standing ovations and now the #1 longest-running American Musical in Broadway history CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you’ve ever seen. It’s no surprise that CHICAGO has wowed audiences from Mexico City to Moscow, from Sao Paulo to South Africa. And now it’s coming to your town!
Whether you’re looking for your first Broadway musical, whether you’ve seen the Academy Award®-winning film and want to experience the show live on stage or whether you’ve seen it before and want to recapture the magic, CHICAGO always delivers!
The Peabody Daytona Beach is proud to present:
Hippie Festival 2018 - "Peace, Love & Positive Vibes"
Saturday, June 16th at 7:30 PM
Featuring stellar performances by celebrated artists including The Grass Roots ("Temptation Eyes," "Where Were You When I Needed You," "Midnight Confessions," "Sooner or Later"), Paul Revere's Raiders ("Good Thing," "Kicks," "Indian Reservation," "Just Like Me"), Rare Earth's Peter Rivera ("Get Ready," "Hey Big Brother," "I Just Want to Celebrate," "(I Know) I'm Losing You"), The Cyrkle ("Red Rubber Ball," "Turn Down Day"), and 1910 Fruitgum Company ("Simon Says," "Indian Giver," "1-2-3 Red Light") !
And... Don't forget to arrive early and celebrate our 10th ANNUAL FREE HIPPIE STREETFEST beginning at 3:00pm!