Phoenix Concerts and Shows - October 2017

Oct 2017: Broadway, Big-Name Bands, Family Events...We Have It All

Talking Stick Resort Arena in Downtown Phoenix
••• Talking Stick Resort Arena in Downtown Phoenix. Talking Stick Resort Arena

In October you'll find that many local performing arts groups start their season. Theatre groups, opera, ballet, Broadway touring companies and more awake from their summer hiatus. Winter visitors return from points north. It's the beginning of high season in the desert! Here are the performers, bands and shows that you can see during the month of October.

When you notice a performance that you'd like to see, click on the "Location" link for that venue, and you'll find details about how to buy tickets, how to get to the venue, seating charts, and more.

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October 2017

Zoppé  - An Italian Family Circus
September 29 - October 1
Location and Ticket Info: Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, Wickenburg

Dvořák's Seventh Symphony
September 30, October 1
Location and Tickets: Symphony Hall, Phoenix

The Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin, People’s Republic of China
October 4
Location and Tickets: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale

The Flaming Lips and Mac DeMarco​ 
October 5
Location and Tickets: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix

Arizona Theatre Company presents Chapter Two
October 5 - 22
Location and Tickets: Arizona Theatre Company

Take Me to the River: Live!
October 6
Location and Tickets: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa

Samite
October 6
Location and Tickets: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
October 6 - 8
Location and Tickets: Symphony Hall, Phoenix

Sin Bandera
October 7
Location and Tickets: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix

The Minimalists: Less Is Now Tour
October 7
Location and Tickets: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa

Carnival of Illusion
October 7
Location: Mesa Arts Center
Tickets: Carnival of Illusion

Scorpions and Megadeth
October 8
Location and Tickets: Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix

Kidz Bop
October 8
Location and Tickets: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix

Tom Rush with Danny O'Keefe
October 8
Location and Tickets: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale

Harry Styles​ 
October 10
Location and Tickets: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix

Leonard Bernstein and Jerome Robbins: A Broadway Celebration
October 13 - 15
Location and Tickets: Symphony Hall, Phoenix

Theater Works presents Frankenstein
October 13-29
​Location and Tickets: Peoria Center for the Performing Arts

T.S. Monk: Monk On Monk
October 14
Location and Tickets: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale

Ludovico Einaudi
October 17
Location and Tickets: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa

Evanescence
October 17
Location and Tickets: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix

Red Hot Chili Peppers
October 18
Location and Tickets: Gila River Arena, Glendale

André Rieu 
October 19
Location and Tickets: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix

Center Dance Ensemble presents Ghosts & Goblins & Witches, Oh My!
October 19 - 22
Location and Ticket Info: Herberger Theatre Center, Phoenix

Lightwire Theater presents Moon Mouse: A Space Odyssey
October 21
Location and Tickets: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale

Arizona Opera presents Hercules vs Vampires
October 21, 22
Location and Tickets: Arizona Opera

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony​​
October 20, 21
Location: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa
Tickets: Symphony Hall, Phoenix

Lost Lake Festival
October 20-22
Location: Steele Indian School Park, Phoenix
Tickets: online

A$AP Mob
October 21
Location and Tickets: Mesa Amphitheatre, Mesa

Carnival of Illusion
October 21
Location: Mesa Arts Center
Tickets: Carnival of Illusion

Love on the Floor
October 22
Location and Tickets: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa

Travis Wall's Shaping Sound After the Curtain​ 
October 22
Location and Tickets: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix

Sonia de los Santos
October 22
Location and Ticket Info: Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, Wickenburg

Home Free
October 25
Location and Tickets: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa

Hudson
October 25
Location and Tickets: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa

Regina Spektor
October 25
Location and Tickets: Celebrity Theatre, Phoenix

Luke Bryan
October 26
Location and Tickets: Ak-Chin Pavilion, Phoenix

Ballet Arizona presents Swan Lake
October 26 - 29
Location and Tickets: Ballet Arizona

Theater Works presents Savannah Sipping Society
October 27 - November 12
​Location and Tickets: Peoria Center for the Performing Arts

Day of the Dead
October 27
Location and Tickets: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa

Joe Bonamassa
October 28
Location and Tickets: Comerica Theatre, Phoenix

Shopkins Live!
October 28
Location and Tickets: Mesa Arts Center, Mesa

Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band 
October 28
Location and Tickets: Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix

Bodytraffic
October 28
Location and Ticket Info: Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, Wickenburg

Musica Nova presents Twentieth Century English Composers
October 29
Location and Tickets: MusicaNova Orchestra

Halsey
October 31
Location and Tickets: Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix

Note: All listings and dates subject to change without notice