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The Anchorage Concert Association is the largest arts and entertainment presenter in Alaska. With a mission to inspire and enhance community through the performing arts, the Anchorage Concert Association presents internationally acclaimed artists from the entire spectrum of the performing arts.

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Where did the idea for Frogz come from?

Q&A with Frogz Co-Creator Jerry Mouawad

In advance of Imago Theatre’s return to Anchorage, Frogz co-creator Jerry Mouawad answered a few questions with Anchorage Concert Association about this breathtaking theatrical treat has mesmerized more than a million people worldwide. {more}

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What’s Hot on Broadway

The shows that are getting major buzz in New York City and beyond

Check out favorites on Broadway and beyond. Which ones do you hope will come to Anchorage? {more}

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Experience all 7 Harry Potter books in 70 hilarious minutes

Back in Alaska by magical demand

Potted Potter, the hit Harry Potter parody, is coming to Anchorage. This “Unauthorized Harry Experience” features everyone’s favorite characters, a special appearance from a fire-breathing dragon, brilliant songs, ridiculous props, and a generous helping of Hogwarts magic. {more}

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Rasmuson family donates $1.5 million to Anchorage performing arts organizations

Endowment empowers local arts organizations to have meaningful impact

Longtime arts supporters, Ed and Cathy Rasmuson, have established three long-term charitable endowments to support the performing arts in Anchorage. A $1.5 million donation was made to the Alaska Community Foundation, creating funds that will provide lasting support for the Anchorage Concert Association, Anchorage Symphony Orchestra, and Anchorage Opera. A portion of the endowments will be distributed to the organizations each year for operating expenses. This will ensure a legacy of performing arts for generations. {more}

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Anchorage actors star as von Trapp children in The Sound of Music

Beloved musical comes to Alaska Feb. 19-24 in the Atwood Concert Hall

One of the world’s most beloved musicals, The Sound of Music offers Anchorage soaring songs and a story emphasizing positivity, kindness, and courage. From February 19 through 24, Alaska audiences can enjoy live the timeless “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Edelweiss,” and Alaska trail favorite, “Climb Ev’ry Mountain.” {more}

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