KSAT’s Ursula Pari sits down with political activist Stacey Abrams
The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts kicks off a national tour for former Georgia lawmaker Stacey Abrams on Monday night. It will likely be a sold-out event, with KSAT 12′s own Ursula Pari moderating “A Conversation with Stacey Abrams.”
Gabriel Iglesias says he’ll return to San Antonio after Netflix taping cut due to COVID-19
Funnyman Gabriel Iglesias says he’ll return to San Antonio after his Tobin Center residency was cut short and the taping of his Netflix special was canceled due to a COVID-19 infection. A rescheduled date, though, is still up in the air.
Come on down! Price is Right Live on Stage coming to Tobin Center
The Price is Right Live on Stage coming to the H-E-B Performance Hall on Sunday, October 10, 2021 at 7:00PM. SAN ANTONIO – If you’ve dreamed of hearing your name followed by “Come on down!” here’s your chance to make that dream come true. The Price is Right Live on Stage is coming to the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts in October and audience members will have a chance to become contestants. Tickets go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 26 and can be purchased online at www.tobincenter.org, via phone (210) 223-8624 or in-person at the Tobin Center Box Office at 100 Auditorium Circle. People can register for the chance to be a contestant by visiting the registration area at or near the venue box office three hours before show time on Oct. 10.
See Rachel, Ross, Chandler, Monica, Joey and Phoebe at the Tobin Center for ‘Friends’ parody
Image courtesy of the Tobin Center. The Musical Parody” is headed to the Tobin Center in September. The musical recreates fan-favorite moments from all 10 years of Friends in an uncensored, fast-paced, musical form. The Musical Parody” includes the following songs:• “495 Grove Street – How Can We Afford This Place?”• “How You Doin’?” – Joey• “We Were On A Break!” – Ross• “Oh. You can purchase tickets online at www.tobincenter.org, via phone (210) 223-8624 or in-person at the Tobin Center Box Office, 100 Auditorium Circle, 78205.
Comedian Brian Regan coming to San Antonio’s Tobin Center for socially distanced show
Brian Regan performs at The Stress Factory Comedy Club on September 24, 2020 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts announced Brian Regan will perform at its H-E-B Performance Hall at 8 p.m. on Friday, March 26. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 5 and they can be purchased online, by phone (210-223-8624), or at the Tobin Center Box Office at 100 Auditorium Circle. The performance will come a month after his newest special “Brian Regan: On The Rocks,” premieres on Netflix. With Brian Regan,” which he produced with Jerry Seinfeld, and in the Netflix special, “Brian Regan: Nunchucks and Flamethrower.”AdHe made history in 2015 with “Brian Regan: Live from Radio City Music Hall,” Comedy Central’s first live broadcast of a stand-up special.
San Antonio live music venues, theaters rally with others across country to ‘Save Our Stages’
SAN ANTONIO – Editor’s note: This content was created exclusively for KSAT Explains, a weekly streaming show that dives deep into the biggest issues facing San Antonio and South Texas. Thousands of live and non-profit music venues and theaters have gone dark since the pandemic swept across the country. He’s seen countless shows come through the doors knows what the facility means to the local arts and performing community. The association has nearly 3,000 members, including more than 20 locations in San Antonio. That has left dozens of local live venues in limbo.
Actor Bruce Campbell to attend screening of cult-classic ‘Evil Dead’ at Tobin Center in October
SAN ANTONIO – What better way to enjoy a scary movie classic right before Halloween than with the actor of the movie. Bruce Campbell will be at the screening of “Evil Dead” at the Tobin Center on Oct. 30. After the movie, a Q and A session will take place with the audience. Social distancing ticket purchase is available now on the Tobin Center website. “Evil Dead” came out in 1981Check out other things to do this fall:Trick-or-treat at annual San Antonio Zoo BooGiant corn maze opening near San AntonioHistoric haunted Texas hotel offering overnight stays
Community holds vigil for Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen
SAN ANTONIO – People gathered at Veterans Memorial Park outside of the Tobin Center on Friday night to hold a vigil for Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen. According to a criminal complaint, Guillen was killed by another Fort Hood soldier before her body was mutilated and buried. Larissa Martinez, with Circle of Arms, said she suffered sexual assault in the U.S. Air Force and wants to be a voice for Vanessa. "We have to tell our young kids, our young generation, when they are at the recruitment center. The group Circle of Arms plans to hold a march Saturday and gather at San Fernando Church on Sunday.
STOMP crashes into the Tobin Center this weekend
The “international percussion sensation” STOMP is at the Tobin Center this weekend for 3 performances. Tickets start at $27, and included with admission is a special post-show Q&A session with cast members for select performances. Kaiti Blake talked to some of the performers to see what audiences can expect. To buy tickets and for more info on the show click here.