Coming this Fall Experience Memorable Acts like Tony Bennett, Dwight Yoakam, and more as the Majestic Theatre Continues to Celebrate its 90th Anniversary
San Antonio’s downtown historic theatres, The Majestic & Empire Theatres, are excited to announce a variety of entertainment experiences this fall. The Majestic and Empire will welcome theatrical performances, concerts, comedians, and other live events, including taking submissions for Majestic Moments, a campaign that celebrates San Antonians’ memories of the historic theatre over the past 90 years. Theatre fans, locals, and visitors alike can be sure to include the Majestic & Empire Theatres in their entertainment itinerary.
Celebrate 90 Years of Memories with Majestic Moments
As the Majestic continues to celebrate 90 years in the heart of downtown San Antonio, the team behind the historic theatre thanks San Antonians for their continued commitment and support by inviting them to participate in celebrating a legacy of Majestic Moments. The Majestic is taking submissions from theatre lovers that have been impacted in some way by the theatre’s presence in the city. The public is invited to share their fondest memories of the theatre or general thoughts and feelings about the venue. The anecdotes then have a chance at being featured on the Majestic’s social media pages.
Submit your Majestic Moment here.
Recently Announced at the Majestic & Empire Theatres:
Tony Bennett: The “I Left My Heart” Tour with special guest Antonia Bennett – Wednesday, October 9 at 7:30PM
Tony Bennett, the artist known for his legendary vocals and charming stage presence will appear in concert at the Majestic Theatre this coming October 9. The award-winning crooner is recognized for songs like “Steppin’ Out With My Baby’ and “I Left My Heart in San Francisco,” and many others. His career has spanned over 60 years and he has won more than 19 Grammy Awards including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, solidifying his place in American music culture. Bennett will be joined on stage with his daughter and fellow entertainer, Antonia Bennett.
Dwight Yoakam – Sunday, October 20 at 8:00PM
Multi-GRAMMY award-winning country artist, Dwight Yoakam, will appear at the Majestic Theatre for one night on October 20. The singer is known for hits like “Fast as You,” “Guitars, Cadillacs,” and “Honkey Tonk Man,” and many more. Recently Yoakam launched his own channel, The Bakersfield Beat, on SiriusXM radio.
Martina McBride: The Joy of Christmas – Sunday, December 1 at 7:00PM
Beloved country artist, Martina McBride, will bring her Joy of Christmas Tour to the Majestic stage this coming December to perform beloved holiday hits from her recently released album It’s The Holiday Season. McBride collaborated on the album with the late Patrick “Pat” Williams, known for his beloved arrangements of Christmas classics.
The Hip Hop Nutcracker – Thursday, December 5 at 7:30PM
Combining the beloved musical compositions of Tchaikovsky with the modern choreography from director and choreographer, Jennifer Webber, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a unique spin on the traditional performance. The story follows Maria-Clara and the Nutcracker Prince as they go through a dream adventure through the streets of New York City. The show will be at the Majestic for one night only this December.
RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles – Sunday, April 26 at 7:30PM
In celebration of the anniversary of Abbey Road, RAIN will bring the greatest hits of this epic recording to life, in addition to all of the early Beatles favorites. This mind-blowing performance takes listeners back in time with the legendary foursome delivering a note-for-note theatrical event that is “the next best thing to seeing the Beatles” (Associated Press). Guests to the Majestic can experience the worlds’ most iconic band and celebrate the best of Abbey Road with RAIN – A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES.
Tickets for the Majestic & Empire Theatres are available in person at Theatre Box Office, online at ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone at 800.982.2787. All tickets subject to applicable service charges and fees. For a full list of events and more information, please visit: http://www.majesticempire.com/calendar.
About Majestic & Empire Theatres
Located in the heart of downtown San Antonio, Texas, the historic Majestic & Empire Theatres are nationally recognized landmarks and are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The theatres, established in 1929 and 1914, are home to the Broadway in San Antonio series, nationally touring concerts, comedy attractions, children’s theatre, and many more live entertainment experiences.