With Mother’s Day just around the corner, many are left scrambling trying to find the perfect gift to thank the wonderful moms in their life. This year, give her the gift of entertainment and check out these touring shows that she’ll be sure to love!
1. Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
This Tony and Grammy-winning musical has left audiences raving since it premiered in 2014. The triumphs and pitfalls of legendary singer-songwriter Carole King’s personal and professional life is explored on stage in a lively show that will impress both longtime King fans and casual listeners alike. The show, which features beloved songs like “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” “You’ve Got a Friend,” and “It’s Too Late,” is currently touring North American cities in addition to being a fixture of the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on Broadway. Tickets available here.
2. The Piano Guys
Treat mom to a dazzling night out with The Piano Guys, the four-piece group who gained fame on Youtube for their passionate piano and cello song covers. The talented musicians have put their spin on classical compositions by Beethoven and Mozart, as well as hits by today’s top artists like Adele, Justin Timberlake, and Coldplay. They will play intermittent shows across the country beginning later this summer, but secure your seats early and search for tickets available here.
3. Cirque du Soleil
The world’s most famous contemporary circus is a stunning spectacle in each of its various production forms. Cirque du Soleil residency shows are performing in Las Vegas and Orlando, with other productions traveling to cities across North America continuously. Find tickets here.
4. Norah Jones
The singer-songwriter with one of the most hauntingly beautiful voices in music is wrapping up her Daybreaks world tour quickly. We “Don’t Know Why” anyone would want to miss the chance to see Norah Jones, who lets her true talent shine in every soulful performance she gives. Tickets available here.
5. Mamma Mia!
Last but not least, celebrate Mom with the heartwarming and funny musical that dissects some of a mother’s most important relationships. Sing along to ABBA’s greatest hits, including “Dancing Queen,” “Take a Chance on Me,” “Thank You For the Music,” and the musical’s title track in the farewell tour of one of Broadway’s longest-running productions. Find tickets here.