Herberger Theater Center

Arizona Theatre Company (Sean Daniels, artistic director; Billy Russo, managing director) kicks off the 2019/2020 season, its 53rd, with Marco Ramirez’ power-packed boxing drama, The Royale, a deeply theatrical and emotionally moving story loosely based on the life of the world’s first African-American heavyweight boxing champion, Jack Johnson, Oct. 3-20 at the Herberger Theater Center in Phoenix.