The national tour of the Broadway show “Les Miserables,” with stunning direction by Laurence Connor, will be playing at St. Louis’ Fabulous Fox Theatre Dec. 11-16.
Sometimes you just want to dress up and pretend you’re not a college student who spends more time at frat parties than wine bars once in a while, and a night at the theater is the perfect excuse to do that. Here are four Broadway shows coming through St. Louis this semester that you might want to check out.
There are two openers for Paramore, both of which would be draws on their own. Metric is a Canadian indie-rock band famous for their song “Black Sheep,” which was featured in the film version of “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.” They have also won their fair share of Juno Awards, which are basically Canadian Grammys.
The Fabulous Fox Theatre is a plush, columned venue; one of the best of its kind in St. Louis. Walking in, it feels like everyone should be wearing a tuxedo, but plaid proved to be the style of choice for many of the attendees at the Saturday night Avett Brothers concert at The Fox.