Happy New Year from Entertainment-Link!
Coming to Broadway in 2018:
A new year brings new shows, classic revivals and one-of-a-kind theatrical events. Here’s a current list of new Broadway shows in 2018 on sale now.
Carousel – Begins February 28th
A revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical that tells the story of millworker Julie Jordan, carousel barker Billy Bigelow, and their ultimately destructive relationship.
Children of a Lesser God – Begins March 22nd
Joshua Jackson stars in a revival of the Tony-winning play that explores the relationship between an unorthodox speech therapist and one of his students, a young deaf woman hesitant to integrate herself into the hearing world.
Escape to Margaritaville – Begins February 16th
A new musical, featuring the music of Jimmy Buffett, about the choices we make – and the people we become – once we’ve had a change in latitude.
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.
Gettin’ The Band Back Together – Begins July 19th
After losing his job on Wall Street, 40-year-old Mitch Shapiro reconnects with his high school friends, putting their old band back together and entering a high-stakes Battle of the Bands.
King Kong – Begins October 5th
Based on the 1932 novel and 1933 film, a new musical stage adaptaton with a contemporary take on the classic tale of beauty and the beast.
Lobby Hero – Begins March 1st
A new play from Oscar nominee Kenneth Lonergan that tells the story of four New Yorkers involved in a murder investigation in the lobby of a Manhattan apartment complex.
Mean Girls – Begins March 12th
A new musical based on the 2004 film that follows Cady Heron, who joins the American high school food chain and plots to end the vicious reign of Queen Bee Regina and the “Plastics.”
My Fair Lady – Begins March 15th
An English professor of phonetics makes a bet that he can transform a Cockney flower girl into a lady, in a revival of Lerner and Loewe’s classic musical adaptation of George Bernard Shaw’s “Pygmalion.”
Pretty Woman the Musical – Begins July 20th
A new musical based on the beloved 1990 romantic comedy about a businessman who unexpectedly falls for a down-on-her-luck Hollywood call girl after hiring her as an escort.
Rocktopia – Begins March 20th
A live concert event that fuses rock songs with classical music, featuring an array of rock, Broadway, and opera vocalists, comes to Broadway for a limited 6-week engagement.
The Iceman Cometh – Begins March 22nd
Tony winner and two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington returns to Broadway in a new production of Eugene O’Neill’s four-act epic play about a newly sober, charismatic traveling salesman whose renewed outlook on life threatens to upend the lives of his old friends.
Three Tall Women – Begins February 27th
A revival of Edward Albee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece that follows the interactions between three women who represent different versions of the same woman in her 90s, 50s, and 20s.
Travesties – Begins March 29th
In 1917 Zurich, a British military official imagines a meeting between James Joyce and Vladimir Lenin, performed in the style of Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest,” in a revival of Tom Stoppard’s Tony-winning play.