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All the upcoming Broadway shows in New York

Discover when all the upcoming shows are opening and reopening.

Gillian Russo
Gillian Russo

The anchors of the city's theatre scene are the tried-and-true, long-running Broadway shows in New York, but the most exciting part of every new season is learning about all the new Broadway shows opening each season. There are always plenty of upcoming Broadway shows to look forward to, especially in the fall and spring. New York theatres are booked months in advance with new plays and musicals each year, making it easy for you to get Broadway theatre tickets in advance.

We've rounded up all the upcoming Broadway shows in 2022 and 2023, plus shows that have announced plans to open in 2023 or sooner but have yet to set performance dates. Make sure you bookmark this page for the latest information on Broadway shows opening soon. Learn about fall 2022 Broadway shows, spring 2023 Broadway shows, and more upcoming Broadway shows below.

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Spring 2023 Broadway shows

Announcements have already been made about lots of upcoming Broadway shows in 2023. With the Tony Awards at the beginning of June each year, spring is a prime season for musicals and plays hoping to get noticed for major awards. Read about all the 2023 Broadway shows we know about so far, and though many haven't announced performance dates yet, keep checking back here to see when exactly these new Broadway shows will be in New York in 2023.

Pictures From Home

Nathan Lane, Danny Burstein, and Zoë Wanamaker star in this new play from Sharr White, directed by Bartlett Sher. Pictures From Home is based on the memoir by photographer Larry Sultan, who uncovered hidden truths about his family while photographing and interviewing them.

Performances begin: January 10
Opening night: February 9
Venue: Studio 54

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A Doll's House

Broadway is Jessica Chastain's house come spring 2023, when she will lead a highly anticipated revival of A Doll's House. The production of Henrik Ibsen's classic, with an adapted script by Pulitzer finalist Amy Herzog and direction by Jamie Lloyd, was supposed to premiere in London in 2020, but it got postponed and pushed across the pond instead. In A Doll's House, housewife and mother Nora Helmer lives a seemingly perfect life, but she secretly yearns to escape her family and discover what else the world has in store.

Performances begin: February 13
Opening night: March 9
Venue: Hudson Theatre

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Bad Cinderella

This isn't your fairy godmother's classic tale. In this version of the Cinderella story, the town of Belleville is perfect, except for Cinderella, who rebels against the town's beauty standards. She soon gets a makeover to win over her crush, but soon discovers what's on the inside actually counts. The show features music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and a script by Emerald Fennell.

Performances begin: February 17
Opening night: March 23
Venue: Imperial Theatre

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Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond reprise their critically acclaimed roles in Parade after starring in the show at New York City Center in 2022. Platt and Diamond respectively play Leo and Lucille Frank, a Jewish American couple whose lives are rocked by a sensationalized court case with Leo at the center. Jason Robert Brown and Alfred Uhry won Tony Awards for their writing in 1998, and this Parade Broadway production is its first since then.

Performances begin: February 21
Opening night: March 16
Venue: Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Tony, Grammy, and Emmy nominee Josh Groban and Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford are serving up some meat pies this spring. They star as Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett, respectively, in the latest revival of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's murderous musical. As part of a revenge plot, the barber Sweeney takes to killing his clients, and Mrs. Lovett serves up the evidence at her meat pie shop. Head to Fleet Street for Sweeney Todd, already one of the buzziest shows of the spring season.

Performances begin: February 26
Opening night: March 26
Venue: Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

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Bob Fosse's Dancin'

Bob Fosse's Dancin' was last seen on Broadway in 1978, when it won the Best Choreography Tony Award (naturally) and was nominated for Best Musical. If you can't get enough of the iconic moves from the choreographer behind Chicago and Cabaret, keep an eye out for Bob Fosse's Dancin' in March. The "musical" is really a dance revue — no plot or singing, just a series of dance routines in various different styles to an equally diverse range of music. This revival had a pre-Broadway run in California directed by Wayne Cilento, who was in the original Dancin' Broadway cast and preserves Fosse's original choreography.

Performances begin: March 2
Opening night: March 19
Venue: Music Box Theatre

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There are only kernels of information so far about Shucked, a new musical comedy about one thing that brings everyone together: corn. The world-premiere production in Utah featured plenty of Broadway alums including Alex Newell, John Behlmann, and more, and they're returning for the show's Broadway debut. Plus, the creative team includes Tony winners Jack O'Brien (director) and Robert Horn (book), and Grammy winners Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally (composers/lyricists). That's music to our ears (of corn).

Performances begin: March 8
Opening night: April 4
Venue: Nederlander Theatre

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The classic Lerner and Loewe musical, with a new book by Oscar winner Aaron Sorkin, will be revived at Lincoln Center Theater in the spring. The show's 20th-century premiere is known for starring Richard Burton and Julie Andrews as King Arthur and Queen Guenevere, of the King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table legend. When they get caught up in a medieval love triangle with the knight Lancelot, Arthur has to choose between love and honor. This spring, hear all the show's classic songs like “If Ever I Would Leave You,” “Camelot,” and "The Lusty Month of May."

Performances begin: March 9
Opening night: April 13
Venue: Vivian Beaumont Theater

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Life of Pi

First a bestselling book and then a four-time Oscar-winning film, Life of Pi is now a captivating stage play. The show won London audiences over with its thrilling adventure story and gorgeous puppetry, and now the Olivier Award-winning Best New Play is roaring to life on Broadway. The story centers on the teenage Pi and four other shipwrecked passengers — a hyena, orangutan, zebra, and Bengal tiger — and their quest for survival.

Performances begin: March 9
Opening night: March 30 Venue: Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong

Mischief Theatre Company is turning Neverland upside down. The celebrated creators of The Play That Goes Wrong are back with their second Broadway show, Peter Pan Goes Wrong, in spring 2023. The fictional Cornley Drama Society sets out to put on J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan, but they're more all-over-the-place than a group of lost boys. The troupe runs into nonstop trouble along the way, making for a night of uproarious slapstick comedy for Broadway audiences.

Performances begin: March 17
Opening night: April 19 Venue: Barrymore Theatre

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Fat Ham

There's a family cookout happening on Broadway this spring, and everyone's invited. The Pulitzer Prize-winning Fat Ham makes its Broadway debut after an acclaimed Off-Broadway premiere at The Public Theater. In this comedic adaptation of Hamlet, a Black college student named Juicy is tasked with avenging his dad's murder, but he wonders if violence is really the only way.

Performances begin: March 21
Opening night: April 12
Venue: American Airlines Theatre

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The Thanksgiving Play

Second Stage Theater will present Larissa FastHorse's The Thanksgiving Play in spring 2023, with exact dates to be announced. The show follows one amateur theatre troupe's misguided attempts to create a school-appropriate Thanksgiving pageant that centers the Indigenous perspective — except, as they discover too late, none of the creators or actors are actually Indigenous. With this show, which premiered to acclaim off Broadway in 2019, FastHorse becomes the first female Native American playwright in Broadway history.

Performances begin: March 23
Opening night: April 20
Venue: Hayes Theater

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New York, New York

Start spreading the news! The new musical New York, New York is set to come to the city in spring 2023. Like Martin Scorsese's same-named film starring Robert De Niro and Liza Minnelli, this show is set in post-World War II NYC and explores life there, but will feature a new plot. That plot has yet to be revealed, but we do know the show has a powerhouse creative team. Songs are by Chicago writers Kander and Ebb, with additional lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda; the book is by David Thompson and Sharon Washington; and five-time Tony-winning director/choreographer Susan Stroman is also on board.

Performances begin: March 24
Opening night: April 26
Venue: St. James Theatre

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Tony Award winner Adrienne Warren returns to Broadway. Emma Donoghue's bestselling 2010 novel, which she adapted into an Oscar-winning film starring Brie Larson, is now a stage play. Donoghue once again writes the script, adapting her story of a young mother who is held captive for years, and her quest to escape with her young son and finally show him the outside world.

Performances begin: April 3
Opening night: April 17
Venue: James Earl Jones Theatre

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Summer, 1976

Four-time Emmy Award winner and two-time Tony Award nominee Laura Linney will star in the world premiere of David Auburn's new Broadway play. Summer, 1976 follows two young women — a rebellious artist named Diana and a free-spirited yet innocent housewife named Alice — who develop an unlikely friendship during one summer in Ohio. They help each other navigate the trials of young womanhood and find their own independence. Manhattan Theatre Club was set to present the play in its Off-Broadway season, but now, with Linney, the show is going straight to the big stage.

Performances begin: April 4
Opening night: TBD
Venue: Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

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Good Night, Oscar

You may not have heard of pianist and comedian Oscar Levant, but you might have heard of Will & Grace's Sean Hayes, who plays Levant in Doug Wright's new play. The show takes place on the set of the Jack Paar Show the night Levant made his first appearance, where he made multiple unexpected, candid revelations that changed the American idea of what you can talk about on TV.

Performances begin: April 7
Opening night: April 24
Venue: Belasco Theatre

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Prima Facie

Emmy Award winner Jodie Comer will reprise her acclaimed role from London in the one-woman legal drama Prima Facie. Exact performance dates have yet to be set for this show about a highly skilled defense lawyer who, at the height of her career, gets assaulted. Suddenly, she sees the legal world from the other side, noticing all the "inaccuracies" and "weak spots" in her story that a lawyer like herself would attack, and finds herself caught between her moral integrity and her career.

Performances begin: April 11
Opening night: April 23
Venue: Golden Theatre

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High Noon

The 1952 Oscar-winning Western film High Noon will get a Broadway adaptation in 2023. It will be the first Western on Broadway in 85 years. The plot of High Noon centers on Marshal Will Kane, whose duty to his town is put to the test when a murderer and his gang are rumored to arrive. He's tasked with either facing them alone or fleeing with his wife to safety, and both options prove contentious. Rather than skipping between moments in time, the events of High Noon on Broadway take place in real time within two hours, just like the film.

Performances begin: TBD
Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

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Summer 2023 Broadway shows

Though the 2023-24 Broadway season is a little ways away, beginning in May, some shows have already announced openings for the summer. Discover the shows scheduled for the beginning of the 2023-24 season below.

Once Upon a One More Time

This new musical is stronger than yesterday. Once Upon a One More Time, which features the Grammy Award-winning songs of Britney Spears, is coming to Broadway after premiering in Washington, D.C. Hits like "Womanizer," "Oops!...I Did It Again," and "...Baby One More Time" are set to an original story about Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, and more princesses discovering there's more to life than waiting around for a prince.

Performances begin: May 13
Opening night: June 22
Venue: Marquis Theatre

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Here Lies Love

Get ready to dance! The disco pop musical Here Lies Love is transforming the Broadway Theatre into a dance club, where audiences will stand and groove right alongside the actors. This show, created by David Byrne and Fatboy Slim, tells the true story of how Filipina First Lady Imelda Marcos fell from power amid the People Power Revolution of the Philippines.

Performances begin: June 17
Opening night: July 20
Venue: Broadway Theatre

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Back to the Future

If you have a time-traveling DeLorean of your own, perhaps you can jump to when the Back to the Future musical adaptation will open on Broadway. Based on the hit 1985 film starring Michael J. Fox, the show follows a teenager who, with the help of a mad scientist, travels back in time 30 years to when his parents first met — and when he almost stops them from meeting, he has to get them back together to avoid messing up his life. For its premiere in London, Back to the Future won the 2020 Olivier Award for Best New Musical.

Performances begin: June 30
Opening night: August 3
Venue: Winter Garden Theatre

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Fall 2023 Broadway shows

See these new Broadway shows in fall 2023. The theatre season kicks off in earnest each fall, which means there's a new Broadway show opening every few weeks, if not more often! The Broadway shows opening this fall include hit shows from London, Pulitzer Prize winners, fresh revivals of Tony Award-winning musicals, and star-studded plays. Discover the best shows on Broadway this fall by learning more about all the new fall 2023 Broadway shows you can see.

Jaja's African Hair Braiding

Drama Desk Award-winning playwright Jocelyn Bioh makes her Broadway debut with Jaja's African Hair Braiding, the kickoff to Manhattan Theatre Club's 2023-24 Broadway season. On one hot summer day at the title salon in Harlem, a group of women from a tight-knit community share dreams, love, and secrets, but they also confront their uncertain futures and what it means to feel like outsiders in their own neighborhood.

Performances begin: Fall 2023
Opening night: TBD
Venue: Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

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Merrily We Roll Along

Following a sold-out run at New York Theatre Workshop, Merrily We Roll Along is rolling onto Broadway with its three leading stars: Jonathan Groff, Daniel Radcliffe, and Lindsay Mendez. This is the first-ever Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's show about how a friendship between three showbiz workers falls apart over 20 years.

Performances begin: Fall 2023
Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

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Upcoming Broadway shows

There's even more Broadway to look forward to! These upcoming Broadway shows haven't specified when they'll come to New York yet, but they have announced plans to come to Broadway in the near future. Read more about the shows planning to open soon, and keep an eye out to see if they'll be joining the ranks of Broadway shows in 2023.

The Mousetrap

For 70 years, Agatha Christie's murder mystery has run in London's West End and made history as the world's longest-running play. In 2023, the show will make the leap across the pond to Broadway. A group of vacationers become suspects in a murder, and all their true identities get revealed as clues come to light. The Mousetrap will have audiences guessing until the end.

Performances begin: 2023
Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

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The Griswolds' Broadway Vacation

Pack up the RV, grab the family, and take a road trip to Broadway for The Griswolds' Broadway Vacation! This new stage show is making pre-Broadway pit stops in Seattle and Houston, and after those productions, a Broadway premiere is planned. The Griswolds' Broadway Vacation features the Griswold family from the National Lampoon's Vacation film series, but rather than adapting one of those movies, this musical sees them in a new story about a trip that goes hilariously wrong in every possible way.

Performances begin: TBD
Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

Come Fall In Love: The DDLJ Musical

The blockbuster Bollywood rom-com Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, commonly called DDLJ, is still playing in Indian movie theatres 25 years after its release. Now, its musical adaptation is set to play on Broadway in the 2022-23 season. The show follows an Indian American woman named Simran, who travels to Europe to celebrate her final summer before entering an arranged marriage. When she finds romance overseas, she must convince her family to let her stay with the man she loves. Aditya Chopra, who directed the movie, now directs the stage adaptation.

Performances begin: TBD
Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

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Pal Joey

You might have seen the film version of this classic musical starring Frank Sinatra in the title role. But now you can see the show live in New York for the first time since 2008, featuring a revised book by Richard LaGravenese and additional songs from composers Rodgers and Hart's catalog. This show about a wannabe nightclub owner who flirts and schemes to make his dreams come true is set to go up in the 2022-23 season.

Performances begin: TBD
Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

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Sing Street

Sing Street's original Broadway premiere was pushed back from 2020, and now the show is aiming to return in 2023 after playing its second pre-Broadway run in Massachusetts (after its initial 2019 Off-Broadway premiere at New York Theatre Workshop). Based on the Golden Globe-nominated movie of the same name, the Sing Street musical follows a boy in Ireland who starts a band to distract him from his sleepy small-town life, an endeavor that brings him trouble and love in equal measure.

Performances begin: TBD
Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

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The Wiz

Audiences are going to have to ease on down the road a little farther for this one, as this revival of The Wiz isn't set to open on Broadway until 2024. A new production of the all-Black Wizard of Oz adaptation, directed by Schele Williams, will first follow the yellow brick road on a national tour in 2023.

Performances begin: 2024 Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

The Great Gatsby

Travel back to the 1920s with The Great Gatsby. A new musical adaptation is in development, with composer/lyricists Jason Howland and Nathan Tysen (Paradise Square, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical), bookwriter Kait Kerrigan (The Mad Ones), and director Marc Bruni (Beautiful). F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel centers on a billionaire trying in vain to win over the love of the beautiful Daisy. All the novel's Roaring Twenties glamour is sure to translate to the stage, old sport.

Performances begin: TBD
Opening night: TBD
Venue: TBD

Get tickets to upcoming Broadway shows

If you take a chance in advance and get tickets to a Broadway show opening soon, you can be among the first people to see a future smash hit — before tickets become hard to get! And if an upcoming Broadway show is based on a movie or singer you like, or stars your favorite celebrity, why wait to get your theatre tickets? You're guaranteed to find something to love, and you can have your pick of the best seats. Don't wait until a must-see show is about to close!

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