As the summer ends, the new season of Broadway 2017/2018 begins.
There are many exciting productions opening in the months ahead, and this season’s crop of shows offer something for everyone’s taste: exciting new plays, classic revivals, award winning performers, a Disney favorite, Jimmy Buffett tunes, and and even Spongebob! Here’s a list of all the upcoming Broadway shows that are now on sale. Plan a night on Broadway (or two, or three) and experience the best live entertainment in the world!
Escape to Margaritaville – Begins February 16th
A new musical, featuring the music of Jimmy Buffett, which follows Tully, a part-time bartender and singer at the titular island paradise, where a beautiful career-minded tourist in town makes him question his overly relaxed lifestyle.
Farinelli and the King – Begins December 5th
Three-time Tony Winner Mark Rylance stars in the the true story of Philip V of Spain who finds relief from depression by performances of a court musician, the famous castrato Farinelli.
Frozen – Begins February 22nd
A new musical stage adaptation of the hit animated Disney film, based on the Hans Christian Andersen story of a princess who freezes everything she touches.
Junk – Begins October 5th
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar returns to Broadway with a new play about a self-professed investment genius who touches off a financial civil war.
Latin History for Morons – Begins October 19th
John Leguizamo schools his son – and the rest of us – on the buried and forgotten history of Latinos in the Americas in this one-man show about uncovering the truth, and recovering from the past.
M. Butterfly – Begins October 7th
Oscar nominee Clive Owen stars in a revival of a play that follows the relationship between a French diplomat and a mysterious Beijing opera singer.
Meteor Shower – Begins November 1st
Emmy winner Amy Schumer stars in a new absurdist comedy by Steve Martin about a California couple who invite another couple to dinner during a meteor shower.
Once on This Island – Begins November 9th
A peasant girl and her star-crossed romance with a young man from the wealthy side of her island is the focus of this revival of the hit musical.
Prince of Broadway – Now Playing
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.
SpongeBob SquarePants – Begins November 6th
A new musical based on the hit Nickelodeon cartoon series, SpongeBob SquarePants and the denizens of Bikini Bottom must rally to save their undersea world from total annihilation.
The Band’s Visit – Begins October 7th
An Egyptian police band arrives in Israel to play a concert when a mix-up at the border leaves them stranded and must seek the help of the locals in this new musical.
The Parisian Woman – Begins November 7th
Oscar nominee Uma Thurman stars in a new play by “House of Cards” creator Beau Willimon as a socialite navigating the dangerous waters of Washington, D.C. politics.
Time and the Conways – Begins September 14th
Oscar nominee Elizabeth McGovern stars in a time-traveling play about the transformation of a British family in the first half of the twentieth century, exploring notions of choice, chance, and destiny.