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ALADDIN
Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice & Chad Beguelin, Book by Chad Beguelin
Musical Comedy
at New Amsterdam Theatre
Tells the story of Aladdin, a street urchin who meets and falls in love with Princess Jasmine. However, Jasmine can only marry a prince, but all is not lost as Aladdin owns a magic lamp, and with the help of its Genie sets out to win the hand of his princess in marriage.
(from 26 Feb 2014 - Booking to 30 Dec 2017)
AMELIE
A New Musical

Book by Craig Lucas, Music by Daniel Mess‚, Lyrics by Nathan Tysen & Daniel Mess‚
Musical
at Walter Kerr Theatre
Based on the beloved five-time Oscar-nominated film, Am‚lie (Tony nominee Phillipa Soo) is an extraordinary young woman who lives quietly in the world, but loudly in her mind. She covertly improvises small, but surprising acts of kindness that bring joy to those around her. But when a chance at love comes her way, Am‚lie realizes that to find happiness she'll have to risk everything and say what's in her heart. Come be inspired by this imaginative dreamer who finds her voice, discovers the power of connection and sees possibility around every corner. In these uncertain times, Am‚lie is someone to believe in.
(from 09 Mar 2017 - Booking to 01 Oct 2017)
ANASTASIA
Book by Terrence McNally, Music by Stephen Flaherty & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Musical
at Broadhurst Theatre
From the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, the new musical, Anastasia, is the romantic, adventure-filled story of a brave young woman attempting to discover the mystery of her past. Pursued by a ruthless Soviet officer determined to silence her, Anya enlists the aid of a dashing con man and a lovable ex-aristocrat. Together, they embark on an epic adventure to help her find home, love and family. The new musical is inspired by the Twentieth Century Fox animated classic.
(from 23 Mar 2017 - Booking to 07 Jan 2018)
ARCHIE THE MUSICAL
Book by Adam McKay
Musical Comedy
at tba
Based on one of the most popular comics ever produced, Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and the Riverdale gang are heading to Broadway in an all-new musical.
(from tba - )
BANDSTAND
Music by Richard Oberacker, Book & Lyrics by Richard Oberacker & Robert Taylor
Musical
at Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre
Set in the smoke filled, swing fueled night clubs of 1945, Bandstand brings the against-all-odds story of singer/songwriter Donny Novitski and his band of mismatched fellow WWII veterans to the stage.
(from 31 Mar 2017 - Booking to 30 Dec 2017)
BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
Music & Lyrics by Gerry Goffin, Carole King, Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil, Book by Douglas McGrath
Musical
at Stephen Sondheim Theatre
Long before she was Carole King: chart-topping music artist, she was Carol Klein: a girl from Brooklyn. She fought her way into the record business as a teenager and, by the time she reached her twenties, had the husband of her dreams and a career writing hits for the biggest acts in rock n roll.
(from 21 Nov 2013 - Booking to 01 Oct 2017)
BOOK OF MORMON, THE
Book, Music & Lyrics by Trey Parker, Matt Stone & Robert Lopez
Musical Comedy
at Eugene O Neill Theatre
The Book of Mormon follows a pair of mismatched Mormon boys sent on a mission to a place that s about as far from Salt Lake City as you can get.
(from 24 Feb 2011 - Booking to 10 Dec 2017)
BRONX TALE, A
The Musical

Book by Chazz Palminteri, Music by Alan Menken & Lyrics by Glenn Slater
Musical
at Longacre Theatre
Based on the one-man show that inspired the now classic film, this streetwise musical will take you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he'd love to be. Featuring an infectious doo-wop score, this is a tale about respect, loyalty, love, and above all else: family.
(from 03 Nov 2016 - Booking to 07 Jan 2018)
CAROUSEL
Music by Richard Rodgers, Book & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Musical
at tba
Set in a New England mill town, Carousel tells the tragic tale of romance between carnival barker Billy Bigelow and factory-worker Julie Jordan.
(from Expected Feb 2018 - )
CATS
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, based on 'Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats' by T. S. Eliot with additional lyrics by Trevor Nunn and Richard Stilgoe
Musical
at Neil Simon Theatre
The musical tells the story of a tribe of cats called the Jellicles and the night they make what is known as 'The Jellicle choice' and decide which cat will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life.
(from 14 Jul 2016 - Booking to 03 Sep 2017)
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - THE MUSICAL
Music by Marc Shaiman, Lyrics by Scott Wittman & Marc Shaiman, Book by David Greig
Musical
at Lunt-Fontanne Theatre
Willy Wonka, world famous inventor of the Everlasting Gobstopper, has just made an astonishing announcement. His marvelous and mysterious factory is opening its gates to a lucky few. That includes young Charlie Bucket, whose life definitely needs sweetening. He and four other golden ticket winners will embark on a mesmerizing, life-changing journey through Wonka's world of pure imagination. Get ready for chocolate waterfalls, exquisitely nutty squirrels and the great glass elevator, all to be revealed by Wonka's army of curious Oompa-Loompas.
(from 28 Mar 2017 - Booking to 17 Dec 2017)
CHICAGO
Music by John Kander, Lyrics by Fred Ebb, Book by Bob Fosse & Fred Ebb
Musical
at Ambassador Theatre
Follows not your usual housewife, Roxie Hart, who gains dubious notoriety when she kills her boyfriend, invents her defense and manipulates everyone from her trustworthy husband to the fickle media and the unsuspecting public
(from 23 Oct 1996 - Booking to 21 Jan 2018)
COME FROM AWAY
Book, Music & Lyrics by Irene Sankoff & David Hein
Musical
at Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre
Come From Away is set against the backdrop of that infamous day in September 2001. In a heartbeat, 38 planes and 6,579 passengers were forced to land in Gander, Newfoundland, doubling the population of one small town on the edge of the world. On September 11, 2001 the world stopped. On September 12, their stories moved us all.
(from 18 Feb 2017 - Booking to 30 Dec 2017)
DEAR EVAN HANSEN
Book by Steven Levenson, Music and Lyrics by Benj Pasek & Justin Paul
Musical
at Music Box Theatre
All his life Evan Hansen has felt invisible. To his peers, to the girl he loves, sometimes even to his own mother. But that was before he wrote the letter - that led to the incident - that started the lie - that ignited a movement - that inspired a community - and changed Evan's status from the ultimate outsider into the somebody everyone wants to know. But how long can Evan keep his secret? And at what price?
(from 14 Nov 2016 - Booking to 18 Mar 2018)
FLAMINGO KID, THE
Book & Lyrics by Robert L. Freedman, Music by Scott Frankel
Musical
at tba
Based on the hit Garry Marshall film, The Flamingo Kid takes place in the summer of 1963 and follows an 18-year-old Brooklynite who leaves his humble roots behind in favor of the sexy and alluring world of The El Flamingo a private beach club for well-to-do Long Islanders. Torn between his father's blue collar values and those of his new, cocky mentor, Phil Brody, he finds consolation in Brody's niece, Carla, a girl with radical ideas of her own. He soon learns that there's no shortcut to lasting success, and there's no substitute for family.
(from Expected Spring 2018 - )
FROZEN
Book by Jennifer Lee, Music & Lyrics by Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson-Lopez
Musical
at St. James Theatre
Inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale The Snow Queen, the musical tells the story of fearless princess Anna who sets off on an epic journey alongside a rugged iceman, his loyal pet reindeer, and a naive snowman to find her estranged sister Elsa, whose icy powers have inadvertently trapped the kingdom in eternal winter.
(from Expected Spring 2018 - )
GROUNDHOG DAY
Music & Lyrics by Tim Minchin, Book by Danny Rubin based on the screenplay by Harold Ramis & Danny Rubin
Musical Comedy
at August Wilson Theatre
Groundhog Day is the story of Phil Connors, an arrogant Pittsburgh TV weatherman who, when sent to cover the annual Groundhog Day event in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, finds himself caught in a time loop where he is forced to repeat the same day again and again... and again.
(from 16 Mar 2017 - Booking to 07 Jan 2018)
HALF TIME
Book by Chad Beguelin & Bob Martin, Music by Matthew Sklar and Lyrics by Nell Benjamin
Musical Comedy
at tba
One remarkable dance team. One big chance. One small twist you've got to be over 60. The musical comedy is based on a true story of ten ordinary seniors with extraordinary dreams who audition to dance at half time for a major basketball team. Only after making the cut do they learn they won't be dancing tap, salsa or swing instead, they will bring down the house with a style that is entirely new to them: hip hop.
(from Expected Spring 2017 - )
HAMILTON
Book, Music, and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Inspired By The Book Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow
Musical
at Richard Rodgers Theatre
A new musical about the scrappy young immigrant who forever changed America: Alexander Hamilton. From bastard orphan to Washington's right hand man, rebel to war hero, loving husband caught in the country's first sex scandal to Treasury head who made an untrusting world believe in the American economy, Hamilton is an exploration of a political mastermind.
(from 13 Jul 2015 - Booking to 04 Mar 2018)
HAPPY TRAILS
The Extraordinary Life and Times of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans

Book by Marshall Brickman, Music & Lyrics by T Bone Burnett
Musical
at tba
From an impoverished childhood in Ohio to an unlikely reign as one of Hollywood s most popular stars; the poignant and inspiring story of the family Roy Rogers and Dale Evans raised, their endurance, faith and humor in the face of almost impossible obstacles - and how Trigger got to be the only horse in Hollywood ever to be billed above the title - would be a highly improbable tale if it weren t all true.
(from Expected 2017 - )
HELLO, DOLLY!
Book by Michael Stewart, Music & Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Musical Comedy
at Shubert Theatre
At the turn of the 20th century, all of New York City is excited because widowed but brassy Dolly Gallagher Levi (Midler) is in town. Dolly makes a living primarily through matchmaking and is currently seeking a wife for grumpy Horace Vandergelder, the well-known half-a-millionaire, but it becomes clear that Dolly intends to marry Horace herself.
(from 15 Mar 2017 - Booking to 14 Jan 2018)
KINKY BOOTS
Music & Lyrics by Cyndi Lauper, Book by Harvey Fierstein
Musical Comedy
at Al Hirschfeld Theatre
Charlie Price is forced to step in and save his family s shoe factory in Northern England following the sudden death of his father. Help comes from the unlikeliest angel, a fabulous drag performer named Lola.
(from 03 Mar 2013 - Booking to 24 Sep 2017)
LION KING, THE
Music by Elton John, Additional Music by Hans Zimmer, Lebo M, Mark Mancina, & Jay Rifkin, Lyrics by Tim Rice, Book by Roger Allers & Irene Mecchi
Musical
at Minskoff Theatre
Story of the epic adventures of a young lion cub named Simba as he struggles to accept the responsibilities of adulthood and his destined role as king.
(from 15 Oct 1997 - Booking to 30 Dec 2017)
MISS SAIGON
Music by Claude-Michel Schonberg, Lyrics by Richard Maltby Jr. and Alain Boublil, with additional lyrics by Michael Mahler
Musical
at Broadway Theatre
Miss Saigon tells the story of young bar girl named Kim, orphaned by war, who falls in love with Chris, an American GI - but their lives are torn apart by the fall of Saigon.
(from 01 Mar 2017 - Closing on 14 Jan 2018)
MY FAIR LADY
Book & Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, Music by Frederick Loewe
Musical
at Lincoln Center / Vivian Beaumont Theater
Adapted from George Bernard Shaw's play and Gabriel Pascal's motion picture Pygmalion, the musical tells the story of a cockney flower girl named Eliza Doolittle, who attempts to pass as a lady after taking speech lessons from phoneticist professor Henry Higgins.
(from 22 Mar 2018 - Booking to )
NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812
Book, Music & Lyrics by Dave Malloy
Musical
at Imperial Theatre
Dave Malloy's adaptation of a 70-page slice of War and Peace puts audiences just inches away from Tolstoy's brash young lovers, as they light up Moscow in an epic tale of romance and passion.
(from 18 Oct 2016 - Booking to 03 Sep 2017)
ON YOUR FEET!
The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan

Book by Alexander Dinelaris, Music & Lyrics by Emilio & Gloria Estefan
Musical
at Marquis Theatre
Based on the lives of Gloria and Emilio Estefan.
(from 05 Oct 2015 - Booking to 14 Jan 2018)
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND
Music by Stephen Flaherty, Book & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Musical
at tba
Once on This Island is the extraordinary story of a fearless young dreamer named Ti Moune. After a massive storm rages through her village, a ray of hope appears through a young man from the wealthy side of the island. An unexpected romance blossoms. But when their different cultures threaten to keep them apart, Ti Moune guided by the island gods sets out on a journey to stay beside the man who has captured her heart.
(from 09 Nov 2017 - )
PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, THE
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lyrics by Charles Hart & Richard Stilgoe, Book by Richard Stilgoe & Andrew Lloyd Webber
Musical
at Majestic Theatre
Hideously deformed Phantom lurks beneath the stage of the Paris Opera, exercising a reign of terror over its occupants. The phantom falls in love with the young Soprano...
(from 09 Jan 1988 - Booking to 30 Sep 2017)
PRINCE OF BROADWAY
A Musical Celebration Of The Career Of Harold Prince

Music & Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown, Book by David Thompson
Musical
at Manhattan Theatre Club
at Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

Prince of Broadway, includes songs from many of the shows that earned Harold Prince a record 21 Tony Awards, and biographical material as well.
(from 03 Aug 2017 - Closing on )
SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lyrics by Glenn Slater, Book by Julian Fellowes
Musical Comedy
at Winter Garden Theatre
In School of Rock - The Musical, down-on-his-luck wannabe rock star Dewey Finn poses as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school to make ends meet. When he discovers his students' musical talents, he enlists his fifth-graders to form a rock group and conquer the Battle of the Bands.
(from 09 Nov 2015 - Booking to 07 Jan 2018)
SUNSET BOULEVARD
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Book & Lyrics by Don Black & Christopher Hampton
Musical
at Palace Theatre
In her mansion on Sunset Boulevard, faded, silent-screen goddess, Norma Desmond, lives in a fantasy world. Impoverished screen writer, Joe Gillis, on the run from debt collectors, stumbles into her reclusive world. Persuaded to work on Norma's 'masterpiece', a film script that she believes will put her back in front of the cameras, he is seduced by her and her luxurious life-style. Joe becomes entrapped in a claustrophobic world until his love for another woman leads him to try and break free with dramatic consequences.
(from 02 Feb 2017 - Closing on 25 Jun 2017)
WAITRESS
Book by Jessie Nelson, Music & Lyrics by Sara Bareilles, Based upon the motion picture written by Adrienne Shelley
Musical
at Brooks Atkinson Theatre
Jenna is a waitress and expert pie maker stuck in a small town and a loveless marriage. Faced with an unexpected pregnancy, Jenna fears she may have to abandon the dream of opening her own pie shop forever until a baking contest in a nearby county and the town's handsome new doctor offer her a tempting recipe for happiness. Supported by her quirky crew of fellow waitresses and loyal customers, Jenna summons the secret ingredient she s been missing all along courage.
(from 25 Mar 2016 - Booking to 21 Jan 2018)
WAR PAINT
Music by Scott Frankel, Lyrics by Michael Korie & Book by Doug Wright
Musical
at Nederlander Theatre
War Paint charts the extraordinary lives of two legendary, trailblazing women cosmetics entrepreneurs Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden.
(from 07 Mar 2017 - Booking to 03 Sep 2017)
WICKED
The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz

Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, Book by Winnie Holzman, based on the novel by Gregory Maguire
Musical
at George Gershwin Theatre
Story of how two school roommates from Oz , Elphaba who grows up to become the Wicked Witch of the West, and of her school roommate Glinda, who grows up to become the Good Witch.
(from 08 Oct 2003 - Booking to 19 Nov 2017)

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