Portland Gets Broadway Tours of Avenue Q, Sweeney Todd, Spamalot, Camelot and More

By Ernio Hernandez
29 Jan 2007

Avenue Q, Sweeney Todd, Twelve Angry Men, Spamalot and Camelot are among the touring Broadway shows to be presented in the new season by Portland Opera.



Special return engagements of Riverdance, Mamma Mia! and The Phantom of the Opera will also be featured in the 2007-2008 lineup of shows to play at the company's Keller Auditorium.

The schedule for the new season (subject to change) follows:

  • Monty Python's Spamalot†(Aug. 22-Sep. 2)

  • Camelot (Oct. 2-7) starring Michael York

  • Riverdance (Jan. 22-27, 2008)

  • Twelve Angry Men (March 11-16, 2008) starring Richard Thomas

  • Mamma Mia! (March 18-23, 2008)

  • Sweeney Todd (April 8-13, 2008) as staged by John Doyle

  • Avenue Q (June 24-29, 2008)

  • The Phantom of the Opera†(Aug. 13-Sep. 7, 2008)

    The current season continues with Altar Boyz†(Jan. 30-Feb. 4), Annie (Feb. 20-25), The Light in the Piazza†(Apr. 10-15), Chicago†(May 29-June 3), Stomp (June 19-24) and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (July 10-15).

    Subscriptions and single tickets for the season shows at the Keller Auditorium in the Portland Center of Arts, 222 SW Clay St. in Portland, Oregon, are available by calling (503) 241-1802, toll-free at (866) 739-6737 or online at broadwayacrossamerica.com.