World of Musicals
Sun, Jan 22 2023 at 1:00 PM @ Ruth Eckerd Hall
The World of Musicals brings the very best of musical theatre to life. This captivating production is an emotional journey through the great world of musicals that will leave you spell-bound. With beautiful and emotional ballads from Evita, Les Miserables and Phantom of the Opera, along with great up-beat favorites from Dirty Dancing, We Will Rock You and Mamma Mia, there is something in the show for everyone. Highlights from the newest musicals such as Rocky and sister Act II will also be featured along with the classic from Golden Age of American Musical Theatre by Rogers and Hammerstein, Gilbert and Sullivan, George Gershwin and Stephen Sondheim. The World of Musicals is as show for the entire family, so get ready to be enthralled and sing-along to all your favorite and beloved musicals in one unforgettable performance.
This select cast of highly talented and accomplished performers have been featured in worldwide smash hits on London’s West End such as Jesus Christ Superstar, Hairspray, West Side Story, Titantic, Wizard of Oz, Mary Poppins, among many others.
Tickets are $18, $25, and $35.
We are pleased to offer enhanced systems for your comfort and would like to remind you:
• Masks and testing are not required unless otherwise noted. Purchasers will be notified of any tour mandates.
• All persons will be screened for prohibited items.
• Persons with suspected illness or recently exposed to contagious disease should not attend.
• While we are committed to providing a clean environment, those entering our property assume risk of exposure, injury and illness and release Ruth Eckerd Hall and the City of Clearwater of all liability. Please use discretion.
Please reach out to a staff member if we can assist you. We are here to serve you!
For more information about our facility safety protocols, click here.
Enjoy a Brunch Buffet before every Adults At Leisure performance, at Ruth Eckerd Hall’s dining experience Upstage Dining. The Brunch will begin at 11am and will include breakfast and lunch offerings, buffet style along with complimentary coffee, tea and water. In addition to a cash bar, Mimosas, Bloody Mary’s and Screwdrivers will also be available for purchase. Advance reservations are encouraged, as space is limited. The Brunch Buffet is priced at $25 per person. Doors open two hours prior to the performance.
Romaine Salad with Sunflower Seeds, Grape Tomatoes, Bleu Cheese, and Cucumbers
Seared Dill Salmon w/ Citrus Cream Sauce
Homestyle Fried Potatoes w/ Peppers and Onions
Scrambled Eggs w/ Spinach and Provolone
Oven Roasted Tomatoes w/ Seasoned Panko
Sausage and Bacon
Assorted Deli Meats and Cheeses
Fresh Fruit Platter
Assorted Pastry Display
Assorted Baked Rolls and Butter Balls
Does not include admission to the show | Show ticket is required for entry | Artist does not appear at dinner | Group discounts available for parties of 15 or more by calling (727) 712-2717. Menu items subject to substitutions without notice.
Parking & Directions
Ruth Eckerd Hall
1111 McMullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33759
Ruth Eckerd Hall is located one mile north of the Bayside Bridge (SR 611) and the Courtney Campbell Causeway (SR 60).
On-site parking is available free of charge. Valet services are also available for most performances.
From St. Petersburg – Head north on I-275 towards Roosevelt Blvd (SR 686); head west and follow signs to St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport. Cross the Bayside Bridge. SR 686 becomes McMullen Booth Rd. Turn right onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
From Tampa – Head west on the Courtney Campbell Causeway (SR 60) towards Clearwater Beach. Turn right (heading north) onto McMullen Booth Rd. Turn right onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
From Tarpon Springs/Palm Harbor – Head south on East Lake Rd (SR 611). East Lake Rd becomes McMullen Booth Rd. Turn left onto Ruth Eckerd Hall Dr.
Ruth Eckerd Hall is committed to providing an accessible building and pleasurable performance experience to every member of our audience and staff.
Special accommodations (ie. aisle seats, ramp access, space for a service dog, etc.) should be requested at time of purchase. Wheelchair locations with companion seats are available for all performances. Limited availability. Please order early.
Accessible Parking & Entry
On the Ruth Eckerd Hall campus, disabled parking places are located around the facility on a first come - first served basis. They are clearly marked; for additional assistance, please ask a parking lot attendant for direction. There are designated drop-off points at each entrance for easy access to the lobbies.
At the Capitol Theatre, the City of Clearwater provides public parking on the street and in local lots in the area. Patrons are welcome to use valet service when available at 50% off by presenting their disabled parking permit.
Elevators are available at the ground level accessing the Ruth Eckerd Hall upper lobbies, the Margarete Heye Great Room, the Dimmitt Atrium Lounge, the Hoffman Dress Circle Room and the Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts. The Capitol Theatre elevator is located on the west side of the building.
Sign Language Interpretation
If you require a sign language interpreter, please submit a written request to the Patron Services Manager at least four (4) weeks prior to the event date. Mail requests to: Patron Services Manager, Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, FL 33759. For more information, call Patron Services at 727.712.2707.
Hearing Assistance System
Patrons with a hearing disability may enjoy use of our state-of-the-art infrared Assistive Listening Device system free of charge. Listeners use a compact, portable receiver and earphones to hear clearly and easily from anywhere in the seating area. Please note, you will need to leave a driver's license or a credit card until the listening device is returned. Please speak to an usher at the Information Station to request an Assistive Listening Device.
Accessible restrooms are located near all event spaces, classrooms and administrative offices.
For more information or to schedule a tour of the facility, please call Patron Services at 727.791.7060 ext 4104.