New York is a city of theatre with 41 Broadway theaters, about 60 Off-Broadway theaters, and Off-Off-Broadway too.
This is Broadway
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Now Playing On Broadway
September 15, 2021
HadesTown musical is at the Walter Kerr through Jul 3, 2022. From $70. hadestown.com
Pass Over is at the August Wilson through Oct 10. Ages 15+. From $39
Waitress (Sara Bareilles to Oct 17) is at the Barrymore through Jan 9, 2022. Ages 10+. From $79. waitressthemusical.com
Chicago musical reopens at the Ambassador Theatre Tue, Sep 14. From $59 🇨🇺🇸🇻🇲🇽🇺🇸
Hamilton musical reopens at the Richard Rodgers Tue, Sep 14. From $149 🇵🇷
“Lackawanna Blues” by Ruben Santiago-Hudson previews at the Friedman Tue, Sep 14, opens Sep 28 and runs through Oct 31. From $59 manhattantheatreclub.com 🇵🇷
The Lion King musical reopens at the Minskoff Tue, Sep 14. From $99 lionking.com
Wicked musical reopens at the Gershwin Tue, Sep 14. From $89. wickedthemusical.com
David Byrne’s American Utopia musical reopens at the St James on Fri, Sep 17. From $59 americanutopiabroadway.com
Six: The Musical resumes previews at the Brooks Atkinson on Fri, Sep 17 and opens Oct 3. From $169 sixthemusical.com
Come From Away reopens at the Gerald Schoenfeld Tue, Sep 21. From $49 comefromaway.com
Moulin Rouge! The Musical reopens at the Hirschfeld Fri, Sep 24. (12+) From $69 moulinrougemusical.com 🇫🇷
Is This a Room previews at the Lyceum Fri, Sep 24 and opens Oct 11. (14+) From $39 telecharge.com
The Lehman Trilogy opens at the Nederlander Sat, Sep 25. From $59. thelehmantrilogy.com
Aladdin returns to the New Amsterdam Theatre Tue Sep 28. From $57 aladdinthemusical.com
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
RICHARD RODGERS THEATRE
Times Square Theater District
September 12 – October 10, 2021
AUGUST WILSON THEATRE
Times Square Theater District
Friday, October 22, 2021
Times Square Theater District
Monday, March 21, 2022 🎭
October 2021 Broadway Openings
Thoughts of a Colored Man previews at the John Golden Oct 1 and opens Oct 31. From $49. thoughtsofacoloredman.com
The Girl From the North Country reopens at the Belasco Oct 13. From $39 northcountryonbroadway.com
Dana H. previews at the Lyceum Oct 1 and opens Oct 17. From $39 thelyceumplays.com
To Kill a Mockingbird (Jeff Daniels to Jan 2) reopens at the Shubert Theatre on Oct 5. Ages 12+. From $29. tokillamockingbirdbroadway.com
Tina: The Tina Turner Musical reopens at the Lunt-Fontanne Oct 8. Ages 14+. From $79. tinathemusical.com
Caroline, or Change at Studio 54 previews Oct 8 and opens Oct 27. From $49 roundabouttheatre.org
Between Riverside and Crazy opens at the Helen Hayes on Oct 12. 2st.com
Girl From the North Country opens at the Belasco on Oct 13. telecharge.com
Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations reopens at the Imperial on Oct 16. From $69 ainttooproudmusical.com
Mrs. Doubtfire resumes previews at the Stephen Sondheim on Oct 21 and opens Dec 5. Through May 8, 2022. Ages 8+. From $49. mrsdoubtfirebroadway.com.
Jagged Little Pill musical reopens at the Broadhurst Theatre on Oct 21. From $49 jaggedlittlepill.com
Trouble in Mind previews at the American Airlines Theatre Oct 29 and opens Nov 18 through Jan 9, 2022. roundabouttheatre.org
November 2021 Broadway Openings
Diana: The Musical at the Longacre returns to previews Nov 2 for a Nov 17 opening. From $49 thedianamusical.com
Clyde’s previews at the Hayes Nov 3, and opens Nov 22. From $79 2st.com
The Book of Mormon reopens at the Eugene O’Neill on Nov 5. From $69 bookofmormonbroadway.com
Flying Over Sunset at the Vivian Beaumont Lincoln Center Theater previews Nov 11 for a Dec 13 opening. flyingoversunset.com
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Lyric reopens Nov 12. From $79 harrypottertheplay.com
December 2021 Broadway Openings
MJ the musical previews at the Neil Simon Dec 6 and opens Feb 1, 2022. From $59 mjthemusical.com
Dear Evan Hansen reopens at the Music Box on Dec 11. dearevanhansen.com From $42
Company at the Jacobs previews Nov 15 for a Dec 9 opening. companymusical.com From $59
The Music Man (Hugh Jackman) previews at the Winter Garden Dec 20 and opens Feb 10, 2022. (Ages 6+) musicmanonbroadway.com
Skeleton Crew (Phylicia Rashad, Dominique Morisseau) at the Friedman goes on sale Sep 9, previews Dec 21, and opens Jan 12, 2022. Ages 12+. manhattantheatreclub.com 🇭🇹
2022 Broadway Openings
Dominique Morisseau’s Confederates is at the Signature Theater Feb 22 – Mar 27, 2022. 🇭🇹
Neil Simon’s Plaza Suite, with Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker, opens at the Hudson on Feb 25, 2022. Tickets thehudsonbroadway.com
The Minutes previews at Studio 54 in March for an April 7, 2022 opening. Tickets TBD
Take Me Out opens at the Hayes on March 9, 2022. Tickets TBD
The Minutes opens at a theater TBD on Mar 15, 2022. Tickets TBD
Birthday Candles opens at the American Airlines Theatre on Mar 18, 2022. Tickets TBD
The New York Theatre Scene
It’s an interesting time because there isn’t that much Latin Broadway, yet the pinnacle of Broadway theatre is Latin. Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights, Freestyle Love Supreme) is the Broadway hit of our generation. 🇵🇷
A night of Broadway can be a nice dinner, and a show, followed by a cocktail.
Restaurant Row is West 46th St between Eighth and Ninth Ave in Hell’s Kitchen. It’s an Open Street pedestrian street lined with restaurants.
54 Below is a Broadway cabaret in the notorious basement of Studio 54. If you can’t make a Broadway show, you can still feel the Broadway at 54 Below. 54below.com
There is more Latin Off-Broadway than Latin Broadway. Technically Off-Broadway is theaters from 100-500 seats with Off-Broadway contracts. For our purposes, Off-Broadway is everything not on Broadway.
- Repertorio Español produces Spanish-language repertory theatre in Kips Bay, Manhattan. 🇨🇺
- Pregones/PRTT is a Puerto Rican community theatre in Concourse, The Bronx. 🇵🇷
- Teatro SEA produces bilingual puppetry and children’s theatre in the Lower East Side. 🇵🇷
- Thalia Spanish Theater produces Spanish and bilingual theatre in Sunnyside, Queens. 🇪🇸
- ID Studio Theater is a Colombian community theater in Mott Haven, The Bronx. 🇨🇴
- Signature Theatre is a playwright’s theater with some Latin playwrights.
World Theatre Day is March 27. Broadway Musicals Day is September 29.
- The Public Theater’s Under the Radar festival celebrates international theater in January.
- Broadway Week is a popular 2-for-1 ticket promotion in January/February and August/September.
- Off-Broadway Week is a popular 2-for-1 ticket promotion in February/March and September/October.
- Puppet Fringe NYC celebrates puppetry in August.
- Viva Broadway celebrates Latin Broadway in September/October.