“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 1960s 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 ’60s,” “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

Ticket Prices


Adult: $59/$49/$39

Youth: $25/$25/$20

Ball State University:

Students: free in advance, $10 at the door 


 Artist Series Subscribers: $51/$41/$31

Pick 4+ Package: $53/$43/$33

Groups: $49/$39/$29


Emens Auditorium


February 5, 2024 


7:30 p.m.

Hairspray logo (a woman with blue hair making a surprised face next to the title "Hairspray") and the tagline "You can't stop the beat"

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