McALLEN – Headlining the 2019-20 season of Live in McAllen will be five Broadway in McAllen shows and five McAllen Live! performances.

Broadway hits like Cats and Rent will headline the season while live performances like the Illusionists and Blue Man Group will highlight McAllen Live!

“We are here to raise the caliber of art education,” McAllen Convention Center facilities director Yajaira Flores said. “In doing so we stimulate the creative energy of our citizens, especially our youth.”

Flores also said city leadership believes the arts is an investment in our future.

For the current fiscal year, which started in October 2018, the McAllen Performing Arts Center has generated $33.2 million of economic impact to the city and has hosted 221 events. The box office has sold more than 15,000 tickets with purchases from as far away as New York City and San Francisco.

The 2019-2020 Broadway in McAllen Line Up

Cats – October 18, 2019

Blue Man Group – December 2, 2019

Finding Neverland- January 28, 2020

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical – March 15, 2020

Rent – April 28, 2020


The 2019-2020 McAllen Live! Line Up

We Will Rock You - October 26, 2019

A Charlie Brown Christmas – December 10, 2019

Jersey Boys – March 3, 2020

The Illusionists – March 8, 2020

Rain – A Tribute To The Beatles- May 1, 2020


Visit for ticket information. Season tickets have sold out and the wait list for season tickets begins May 9.