“If life were everything it should be, it would be more like HAIRSPRAY. It’s irresistible!” – The New York Times

 You Can’t Stop the Beat! HAIRSPRAY, Broadway’s Tony Award-winning musical comedy phenomenon is back on tour! Join 16-year-old Tracy Turnblad in 1960’s Baltimore as she sets out to dance her way onto TV’s most popular show. Can a girl with big dreams (and even bigger hair) change the world?

Featuring the beloved score of hit songs including “Welcome to the 60’s,” “Good Morning Baltimore” and “You Can’t Stop the Beat,” HAIRSPRAY is “fresh, winning, and deliriously tuneful!” (The New York Times).

This all-new touring production will reunite Broadway’s award-winning creative team led by Director Jack O’Brien and Choreographer Jerry Mitchell to bring HAIRSPRAY to a new generation of theater audiences. Don’t miss this “exhilaratingly funny and warm-hearted musical comedy” (The New Yorker).

Reserved Seating

$39-$59 General Public

$29-$49 Groups (12+)

$33-$53 Pick 4+ Package

$10* Zone 1, Ball State Student

Free* Zones 2/3/4, Ball State Student

*Ball State Student tickets are non-transferable and require a valid student ID. Available in advance only. Tickets will be full-price on the day of the event. 

On sale Monday, August 16 at 10:00 a.m.

How to purchase? Learn more. 


Emens Auditorium


April 11, 2022


7:30 p.m.


120 minutes

Artist SeriesCash Bar Pick 4+ Package Groups Welcome


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