Rocktopia Live coming to Ovens Auditorium April 15, 2017

Rocktopia Live! Coming to Ovens Auditorium in Charlotte April 15

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Jan. 31, 2017) Ovens Auditorium will host Rocktopia Live! on Saturday, April 15, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets are $39.50 to $96 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change.

Classical music and classic rock collide in this revolutionary symphonic experience. Rocktopia Live! delivers one-of-a-kind musical arrangements featuring the works of classical composers, rock bands and artists including Queen, Mozart, Journey, Handel, Pink Floyd, Beethoven, Foreigner and more.

An inspiring and uplifting entertainment spectacle, Rocktopia Live! celebrates the fusion of classical music with classic rock, and features world-class vocalists and top rock musicians. This incredible concert experience is sure to blow audiences away, as proven in Budapest at the State Hungarian Opera House, now a PBS TV special airing in cities across the U.S.

Rocktopia Live! is produced and presented by RTT. The company is headed by William Franzblau, Rob Evan and Maggie Seidel who collectively have been creating, producing and presenting national tours, Broadway shows and concerts worldwide for more than 30 years. Rocktopia Live! is RTT’s first project and will tour through more than 20 U.S. cities, including Charlotte, in the spring of 2017.

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Ovens Auditorium

Ovens Auditorium, located adjacent to Bojangles' Coliseum, opened in 1955. With a seating capacity of approximately 2,400, Ovens has hosted more than 7,000 events including Broadway shows, symphony concerts, opera, dance recitals and nationally known speakers. For more information, visit