Head Over Heels is the fearlessly fresh and deliriously sexy new musical from the visionaries that rocked Broadway with Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Avenue Q and Spring Awakening. Set to the iconic pop music of The Go-Go's, it includes hit songs "We Got the Beat," "Vacation," "Heaven Is a Place on Earth" and many more! Variety calls it "a multi-romantic marriage of power pop and pure farce," packed with mistaken identities, love triangles, sexual awakening and self-discovery.
If you've got an idea for the next Wicked or Book of Mormon -- or just love watching improv and musical comedies -- then Blank! The Musical was made for you. Each night at the Broadway Comedy Club, the audience will use their smartphones to suggest and vote on the show's title, lyrics, score and more. Then you can sit back and marvel as the cast (a mix of members from Upright Citizens Brigade, ImprovBoston and other troupes) turns your suggestions into a Broadway-style musical complete with singing, dancing and help from a live band. The results are sure to be hilarious, and who knows, maybe you'll help create the next theater sensation in New York!
A modern musical comedy with a psychiatric twist, Neurosis is a story about finding happiness, falling in love, and dealing with that little voice in your head along the way. Starring Jennifer Blood (Matilda), Joel Blum (Showboat), this play takes the stage of DR2 Theatre in New York.
People with red hair are misrepresented, misunderstood and under-valued. In this new musical written by and starring the redheaded Katie Thompson, a secret redheaded revolutionary organization is taking matters into their own hands, fighting back against their imminent extinction and standing up for the rights of redheads everywhere. See this new off-Broadway production at DR2 Theatre in New York City.
The title says it all -- this is a unique evening of entertainment, even for New York City. Eight hunks display all of their charms as they celebrate the splendors of male nudity in comedy, song and dance. This sensational revue features 16 original songs, from the sassy opening number, "Gratuitous Nudity" to the hilarious "Bliss of a Bris." Naked Boys Singing, which made its triumphant return to off-Broadway last year, has been hailed by audiences and critics alike as a sure-fire crowd pleaser for bachelorette parties, girls and boys nights out or just a roaring good time for anyone who appreciates the male form, a good laugh and great music.
Heist! follows a ragtag team as they attempt the biggest con Broadway has ever seen. Can four rogues infiltrate the cast of a classic Broadway revival? Plans go awry and alliances shift on opening night ... will our team pull off the heist of the season? Or will someone else steal the spotlight? Find out when this musical comedy makes its world premiere at New York's Players Theatre.
This One's For The Girls -- but also for everyone! This fascinating and original new musical comes to St. Luke's Theatre in New York to celebrate women's lives over the past hundred years through beloved popular songs. From the sad laments of female victims ("A Bird in a Gilded Cage") to the angry anthems of women who are mad as hell and vow not to take it anymore ("I Am Woman" and "You Don't Own Me"), This One's for the Girls is a high-energy celebration of American women that's certain to thrill and entertain men, women and everyone in between. Show some "R-E-S-P-E-C-T" and get your tickets now!
Whether its glittery disco jams or soaring love songs, you can be sure to sing along to your favorite tunes when Eclectic Ensembles makes its way to Feinstein's /54 Below in New York City. This series showcases a colorful variety of musical styles performed by talented artists, including Broadway stars and tribute bands.
Iconic star of stage and screen Judy Garland comes alive when acclaimed tribute artist Peter Mac steps into her ruby slippers. For decades, Mac, a self-described "male actress," has been performing his seriously fun and loving Judy Garland Live in Concert shows to critical acclaim. He's renowned for his dead-on renditions of Garland standards, as well as for his bringing a nuanced glimpse to her complex personality and inner life. You'll see Mac as Garland reminisce about her storied life, from Hollywood's golden age to her comeback concerts at Carnegie Hall and the Palace and her friendship with JFK. You never know what Hollywood legends will drop by, so settle in for this intimate cabaret concert at Producers' Club in New York.
Give the people what they want! That's the concept behind "Back By Popular Demand" at Feinstein's/54 Below in New York City -- a performance series that brings back popular Feinstein's acts for an encore performance. Don't miss this impressive variety of musical styles and other talents on display.
Comfort Women: A New Musical revolves around a young Korean woman, Goeun, who was promised a job in Japan, but is soon transported to Indonesia as one of their comfort women --women who were sold as sex slaves for the Imperial Japanese Army during WWII. The story explores how such a tragedy can permanently and painfully transform the life of a young woman. As the first ever all-Asian Off-Broadway cast led by an East Asian director, the show sold out in 2015. It was also nominated for Best Off-Broadway Musical by BroadwayWorld. Now you can see it at the Peter Sharp Theater in New York.
"Absolutely dazzling!" raves the Huffington Post. Actor and international piano virtuoso Hershey Felder returns to 59e59. following his sold-out run of Maestro Leonard Bernstein. After selling out theaters in Los Angeles, Seattle, San Diego and Chicago, Felder now returns to New York, where he'll embody the iconic Irving Berlin to bring you the musical story of an immigrant boy who gave a country its voice. Experience the stories behind this songwriter's most popular and enduring work, including "God Bless America," "There's No Business Like Show Business," "White Christmas" and more. Don't miss this incredible special offer to see the smash hit Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin at 59E59 Theaters.
These shows are part of Feinstein’s/54 Below’s Summer 2018 concert series: Duo Shows at 54! From partners to siblings to co-stars and beyond, these evenings will celebrate the special collaboration of two artists brought together. Join us as some of today’s greatest performers team up with each other for this unique and exciting series.
Hello, Dolly! Broadway's Award-Winning Hit Musical
Ticket offer: $39-$89 (reg. $49-$109)
"Hello, Dolly!" is classic American musical theater at its finest. Since its debut in 1964, the show has entertained audiences worldwide and garnered 15 Tony Awards and three Academy Awards. "Hello, Dolly!" is boisterous and charming from start to finish and features such memorable songs as "Before the Parade Passes By," "It Only Takes a Moment," "Put on Your Sunday Clothes," and of course the memorable title number. Set in New York City at the turn of the 20th century, the story centers on Dolly Levi -- a widow, a matchmaker and a professional meddler. But everything changes when she decides that the next match she needs to make is to find someone for herself. This fun, upbeat musical runs at New York's Shubert Theatre.
Now it's in its final weeks, A Bronx Tale brings Chaz Palminteri's classic film to the stage, now as a big Broadway musical. Catch this New York Times Critics' Pick before it exits the stage. Robert De Niro and four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks (Sister Act) direct this new musical adaptation. Based on the critically acclaimed play 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. A Bronx Tale features music by eight-time Tony Award winner Alan Menken (Little Shop of Horrors), book and lyrics by three-time Tony Award nominee Glenn Slater (The Little Mermaid), and choreography by Tony nominee Sergio Trujillo (Memphis, On Your Feet). Don't miss your chance to see the show that AM New York hails as, "a combination of Jersey Boys and West Side Story," at the Longacre Theatre.
"Hound Dog." "Stand by Me." "Love Potion No. 9." Legendary songwriting duo Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller didn't just write great tunes -- their songs are classic blockbuster hits that are still relevant today. Set to classic Leiber and Stoller tunes like "Yakety Yak," "Jailhouse Rock" and "On Broadway." This feel-good show holds the record for the longest-running musical revue ever on Broadway, and now it returns to NYC's Stage 42 in an all-new production directed and choreographed by Emmy winner and Tony nominee Joshua Bergasse (So You Think You Can Dance, Smash).
Following a devastating tropical storm, love blooms in unexpected places in Once On This Island. With infectious rhythms, rousing dance and a stirring message of unity, this eight-time Tony-nominated hit tells the fairytale story of Ti Moune (Tony nominee Hailey Kilgore), a young peasant girl who's in search of her place in the world and ready to risk it all for love. Guided by the mighty island gods -- played by Tony winner Lea Salonga, Glee's Alex Newell, American Idol's Tamyra Gray and Cats' Quentin Early Darrington -- Ti Moune sets out on a remarkable journey to reunite with the man who has captured her heart. The production is the groundbreaking vision of two-time Tony-nominated director Michael Arden (Spring Awakening) and acclaimed choreographer Camille A. Brown (NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live). This soaring celebration of hope and the human spirit is playing now at New York's Circle in the Square Theatre.
The Broadway canon is brimming with memorable tunes, and you can hear all your favorites and more when Scott Siegel's "54 Sings Broadway's Greatest Hit Songs" concert returns to New York's 54 Below. If you skip through cast albums just to hear the very best songs in each show, this is the cabaret event for you. And the best part is, tunes will be sung by an ensemble cast of the Great White Way's brightest stars -- who can truly belt them out the way they were meant to be heard. Siegel, creator of Town Hall's critically acclaimed "Broadway by the Year" series, produces, directs "and" hosts this special evening of song.
When a trio of African-American sisters, their mom and their white sister-in-law arrive for the funeral of the family matriarch, they begin to unearth mementos that lead them to look back at their own relationships as well as the history of black women, as told through the hit songs of each era. Dorothy Marcic's musical takes you through the struggles of the '30s and the girl group sounds of the '60s, right up to the power decade of the '90s with songs form artists ranging from Billie Holiday to Beyoncé, including "Oh Happy Day," "Mama Said," "I Will Survive" and "A Woman's Worth."
Tooting Arts Club’s acclaimed immersive production of Stephen Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd the Demon Barber of Fleet Street has arrived in New York City in a replicated pie shop. Pies baked by White House pastry chef Bill Yosses are available before the show. “No matter how big a Stephen Sondheim fan you are, you’ve never seen Sweeney Todd served up quite like this.” -- The Times (UK)
"A DELIGHT...SUCH A HOOT! WONDERFUL!" - NY Times. When the dangerously handsome Johnny Blood's life is on the line, he must put his fate into the hands of a colorful cast of characters including a mysterious sheriff, an eccentric priest, a sleazy governor, a saloon girl gone good and a nun out of the habit. Before the sun sets, will they rise up and pull off the greatest caper yet, or will Johnny be left hanging? This witty and wild new musical comedy takes the Bard's Measure for Measure and shakes things up!
"A Bronx Tale" is Broadway's new hit musical. And now it's a "New York Times" Critics' Pick. Robert De Niro and four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks ("Sister Act") direct this new musical adaptation of the classic story from Chazz Palminteri. Based on the critically acclaimed play 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.
Andrew Lloyd Webber has composed the music for one hit musical after another, and "School of Rock" is his latest smash! This "New York Times" Critics' Pick was adapted from the 2003 film "School of Rock" that launched Jack Black as a full-blown star. Featuring 14 new songs from Lloyd Webber and all the original songs from the film, "School of Rock" is raising the roof at the Winter Garden Theatre
Live for the razzle dazzle to that greatest of Broadway traditions: "Chicago". Boasting sizzling songs, seductive dance numbers and a show biz story that packs a powerful punch, "Chicago" tells the tale of convicted murderers Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly, who'll stop at nothing to get the attention of the press and celebrity attorney Billy Flynn.
TONY Nominated for Best New Musical. Spend an evening in the company of unforgettable strangers at "The Band's Visit", now on every major "Best of the Year" list. It rejoices in the way music brings us to life, brings us to laughter, brings us to tears, and ultimately, brings us together.
One step at a time, "Anastasia" transports us from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, as a brave young woman sets out to discover the mystery of her past. With its opulent settings, dazzling costumes, and a soaring score, "Anastasia" is the spectacular new musical about discovering who you are and defining who you're meant to be.
"Hello, Dolly!" -- Bernadette Peters in Tony-Winning Production
Ticket offer: $39-$89 (reg. $49-$129)
Bernadette Peters has stopped more shows on Broadway than the stagehands union," NPR broadcasted. And now, the two-time Tony Award winner is back on Broadway in "Hello, Dolly!", the universally acclaimed smash "with more centerpieces than a banquet at the Waldorf" ("Newsweek"). Every night at the Shubert Theatre in New York City, this unparalleled star steps into the iconic title role and descends the grand staircase "like she invented stairs" ("Entertainment Weekly"), adding yet another triumph to her six-decades-long career. Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, director Jerry Zaks' triumphant production is "classic Broadway at its best" ("EW"). Don't miss this Broadway legend, back where she belongs in "a musical comedy dream" ("Rolling Stone").