Alongside all the anticipated new shows coming to Broadway this season are revivals of tried and true classics, given a new spin by world-class designers, directors, and performers. If you’re looking for a Broadway show, give one of these favorites a second look as they take another bow on the Great White Way.
The Tried-and-True Favorites
Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber’s worldwide musical phenomenon, based on T. S. Eliot’s book, makes its triumphant return to Broadway.
An elegant, minimally staged revival of Kander and Ebb’s gritty, satirical musical – lust, treachery, and murder among chorus girls and backstage types in old Chicago.
Falsettos – Begins September 29th
Marvin leaves his wife and child for a male lover, and his extended family attempts to co-exist in a revival of this Tony-winning hit musical.
Fiddler on the Roof – closes December 31st
A new Broadway revival of Bock & Harnick’s classic musical about Jewish milkman Tevye striving to maintain “Tradition” as his daughters fall in love.
Les Liaisons Dangereuses – Begins October 8th
Tony Award winners Janet McTeer and Liev Schreiber star in a revival of Christopher Hampton’s play about sexual intrigue in 18th century France.
The Cherry Orchard – Begins September 15th
Roundabout Theatre Company presents a new production of Anton Chekhov’s masterpiece about a family on the edge of ruin – and a country on the brink of revolution.
Tony winner Heather Headley stars in a revival of the Tony nominated musical adaptation of Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel.
The Front Page – Begins September 20th
“Mad Men” star John Slattery and Tony winner Nathan Lane star as a newspaper reporter and his editor who chase the biggest scoop of their careers in a revival of this comedy classic.