2017 has been a great year for Broadway shows – the audiences have been raving and the box office has been booming!
Year after year, Broadway stages have featured some of the best live theatre in the country, and the Broadway shows that have premiered this year offer something for everyone. Here’s a handy list of all the new productions that have premiered since January. There are great deals to be had, and some shows will be closing soon.
So get your tickets today for an unforgettable evening of live entertainment!
The U.S. premiere of the U.K. hit, a new adaptation of George Orwell’s novel about a dystopian future where critical thought is suppressed under a totalitarian regime.
Nora Helmer returns to the home she abandoned years ago in a new play that continues the story of Henrik Ibsen’s most cherished work.
From the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris, a new romantic musical about a brave young woman attempting to discover the mystery of her past.
Bandstand – Closes September 17th
A new Swing-era musical that follows a group of World War II veterans who come together in 1945 to create a swing band for a national radio competition.
Young Charlie Bucket wins the opportunity to visit the world famous chocolate factory of candy inventor Willy Wonka in this musical adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic tale.
A new rock musical that explores the lasting connection forged between a group of travelers whose planes were diverted to a small Newfoundland town by the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
Dear Evan Hansen – winner of 6 Tony Awards, including Best Musical
A new musical that follows one student’s struggle for identity as he becomes involved in the family tragedy of another teen.
A cynical Pittsburgh TV weatherman finds himself caught in a time loop, forced to repeat the same day until he gets it right in this musical adaptation of the 1993 film.
Hello, Dolly! – winner of 4 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical
Bette Midler returns to Broadway as outspoken matchmaker Dolly Levi in a revival of this multiple award-winning musical classic.
Marvin’s Room – closes August 27th
Roundabout Theatre Company presents the Broadway premiere of Scott McPherson’s award-winning, wildly funny play about the laughter that can shine through life’s darkest moments.
Michael Moore makes his Broadway debut, bringing his unrivaled powers of provocation and satire in a subversive new one-man show which cross-examines America’s current political climate.
Direct from its smash London run, a revival of the award-winning musical love story set in 1975 during the final days of the American occupation of Saigon.
Prince of Broadway – in previews, opens August 24th
A new musical revue that pays tribute to legendary producer Harold Prince’s 60-year career and examines the circumstances and fortune that led to him creating some of the most beloved theater of all time.
A hit in London’s West End, a new comedy about a company of hapless actors making a disastrous attempt to stage a 1920s murder mystery.
Two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole star in a new musical that tells the remarkable story of cosmetics titans Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden.