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A Bronx Tale Broadway Musical

A Bronx Tale Broadway Musical

Written by Chazz Palminteri and directed Robert DeNiro, A Bronx Tale takes 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 a doo-wop score and a story about respect, loyalty, love, and above all else: family. Previews Nov 3; Opens Dec 1, 2016

Aladdin Broadway Musical Comedy

Aladdin Broadway Musical

With just one rub of a magic lamp, Aladdin’s journey sweeps you into an exotic world full of adventure, comedy and romance. Grab a magic carpet and prepare to fly with Disney’s Aladdin on Broadway.

Beautiful Carole King Broadway Musical

Beautiful Carole King Broadway Musical

The inspiring true story of Carole King’s remarkable rise to stardom, including all your favorite hits, “Will You Love Me Tomorrow,” “So Far Away,” “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling,” “I Feel the Earth Move” and SO MANY MORE!

Book of Mormon Broadway Musical Comedy

Book of Mormon Broadway Musical Comedy2011 Tony Award Winner!

Written by “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon takes the hit TV series’ trademark satirical, intelligent humor and translates it into an adult-only traditional Broadway Musical Comedy.

Cats Broadway Musical

Cats Broadway Musical

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s classic musical, which ran for 18 years, and returns to Broadway in 2016, tells the story of a tribe of cats, the Jellicles, and the night they make what is known as “the Jellicle choice” to decide which cat will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

When Charlie wins a golden ticket to the weird and wonderful Wonka Chocolate Factory, it’s the chance of a lifetime, but beyond the gates astonishment awaits, as down the sugary corridors and amongst the incredible edible delights, the five lucky winners discover not everything is as sweet as it seems. Ages 6+. Previews March 28, 2017; Opens Apr 23

Chicago Broadway Musical

Chicago Broadway Musical and NYC Insider Guide Review and Tips

Chicago is a musical tale of murder, greed, corruption, violence, exploitation, adultery and treachery—all those things we hold near and dear to our hearts.

Cirque du Soleil Paramour

Cirque du Soleil Paramour

Set in the glamorous world of Golden Age Hollywood, this groundbreaking event spins the tale of a beautiful young poet forced to choose between love and art. Featuring a cast that seamlessly merges the ultimate in circus arts and the best of Broadway musical theatre.

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The Color Purple

The Color Purple Broadway Musical

The Color Purple spans 50 years in Celie’s life rural Georgia following the tragic separation from her sister, Nettie. Celie endures an abusive relationship with her husband, Mister, and learns powerful lessons once a strong-willed woman named Sofia enters her world. Closing Jan 8, 2017.

Fiddler on the Roof Broadway Musical

Fiddler on the Roof Broadway Musical

The classic musical returns to Broadway in all-new production with stunning choreography. In 1905, the Jewish inhabitants of a Russian village are poor in finances, but rich in traditions. Tevye, the milkman, must raise his five daughters and find husbands for the eldest three, while facing edicts from the Czar and challenging modern ideas…like daughters who want love. Closes Dec 31, 2016

The Front Page Broadway Play

The Front Page – starring Nathan Lane, John Slattery and John Goodman

The press room of Chicago’s Criminal Courts Building is buzzing with reporters covering the story of an escaped prisoner. When star reporter Hildy Johnson accidentally discovers the runaway convict, he and his editor conspire to hide the man from the other reporters. Sep 20, 2016 – Feb 2017

Hamilton Broadway Musical

Hamilton Broadway Musical2016 WINNER OF 11 TONY AWARDS!

Nominated for 16 Tony Awards (a record!) Hamilton, is the rap-and-hip-hop infused new musical about Alexander Hamilton, our most controversial founding father. From orphan, immigrant bastard to George Washington’s top aide, Hamilton rises to the top of the newborn government as he survives the country’s first sex scandal.

The Humans Broadway Play

The Humans Broadway Play

Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s NYC apartment. As darkness falls outside the ramshackle pre-war duplex, eerie things start to go bump in the night. Soon, family tensions reach a boiling point… and the hilarity, heart and horrors of the Blake clan are exposed.

Jersey Boys Broadway Musical

Jersey Boys Broadway Musical2006 Tony Award Winner!

Jersey Boys tells the story of how Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons went from being unknown New Jersey kids to international pop superstars. Closes Jan 15, 2017

Kinky Boots Broadway Musical

Kinky Boots Broadway Musical2013 Tony Award Winner!

With music by Cyndi Lauper, Kinky Boots is the story of Charlie Price, forced to save his family’s shoe factory in Northern England. He finds inspiration in Lola, a fabulous drag queen, who gives Charlie the idea to create ladies’ shoes for men.

Lion King Broadway Musical

Lion King Broadway Musical1998 Tony Award Winner!

The classic story of young royal heir, Simba, and the animals of the African Pride Lands brought to vivid life.

Matilda Broadway Musical

Matilda Broadway Musical

Winner of a record-breaking seven Olivier Awards, Matilda follows an intelligent young girl with extraordinary powers who rebels against her parents and headmistress of her boarding school. Closing Jan 2017.

On Your Feet Broadway Musical

On Your Feet Broadway Musical – The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan

Follow the journey of the Estefans as they travel from their native Cuba to Miami, where they meet in 1975, and found the famous band, Miami Sound Machine. On Your Feet includes the hits "Conga," "1-2-3" and "Rhythm Is Gonna Get You.

Phantom of the Opera Broadway Musical

Phantom of the Opera Broadway Musical1988 Tony Award Winner!

Set at the Paris opera house, a beautiful soprano becomes the obsession of a mysterious, disfigured musical genius.

The Present on Broadway

The Present on BroadwayCate Blanchett & Richard Roxburgh

The Present is set post-Perestroika in the mid-1990s at an old country house where friends gather to celebrate the birthday of the independent but compromised widow Anna Petrovna. At the center is the acerbic and witty Platonov with his wife, his former students and friends and their partners.13 Weeks Only

School of Rock

School of Rock Broadway Musical

Dewey, a down-on-his-luck wannabe rock star decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. Completely disinterested in reading, writing and arithmetic, Dewey creates his own curriculum, turning his class into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mic-dropping rock band.

Something Rotten Comedy Musical

Something Rotten Comedy Musical

A racuous new musical comedy, starring siblings Nick and Nigel, ready to take on the theatrical world of 1595 with their own play. When a soothsayer looks into the future and sees audiences loving shows with singing, dancing and acting, the Bottoms set out to beat a superstar playwright known as “The Bard," by creating the world’s first musical. Closing Jan 1, 2017.

Waitress Broadway Musical

Waitress Broadway Musical

Follow Jenna (Jessie Mueller, Tony-winner for playing Carole King in Beautiful), a waitress at a small-town diner that finds herself pregnant and in an unhappy marriage. She deals with her sadness by baking her emotions into her famous pies. Music by Sara Barreilles.

Wicked Broadway Musical

Wicked Broadway Musical and NYC Insider Guide Review and Tips

Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the Land of Oz. Elphaba – born with emerald green skin – is smart, fiery and misunderstood.

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New York Off Broadway Shows | RENT

New York City Off Broadway Shows – I’m going to let you in on a New York Insider Broadway Tip… a real New Yorker knows never to underestimate the entertainment value of an Off Broadway Show! Famous Broadway Shows that got their start Off Broadway include Hamilton, RENT, A Chorus Line, HAIR, Avenue Q, In the Heights and Little Shop of Horrors.

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List of Broadway NYC Shows – Disclosure

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