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  • Aladdin

    Disney’s animated film Aladdin (1992) is now a new musical. The magic of Aladdin, including the wonderful music by Alan Menken, which was written for the movie, takes the Broadway stage at the New Amsterdam Theatre. The book by Chad Beguelin (Elf, The Wedding Singer) is filled with adventure, action, romance, and humor. Aladdin offers families fantastic Broadway entertainment on every level.

  • Anastasia

    Anastasia, with its opulent settings, dazzling costumes, and a soaring score including the song favorites from the hit animated film, “Journey to the Past” and “Once Upon a December,” is the spectacular new musical about discovering who you are and defining who you’re meant to be.  

  • Blue Man Group

    Blue Man Group features three characters who resemble men in various ways except that they are blue. They are also bald, look sort of plastic and are dressed entirely in black. They take the stage to perform an array of musical, comic and magic bits, which are seemingly unrelated except by the fact that one moment builds upon the other to create an evening of total entertainment. These enigmatic presences ...

  • Endangered! The Musical

    Endangered! The Musical is a new and groundbreaking new musical that follows a Kid reporter, fluent in social media, while he works together with the endangered animals in the zoo to save all their lives!

  • Frozen

    Frozen, the Academy Award winning film from Disney is coming to Broadway in the spring of 2018. The hit musical tells the story of Anna and Elsa, two sisters and princesses. Once Elsa’s magical powers are unleashed, their life will never be the same. Frozen on Broadway will feature songs known from the popular film as well as new songs never heard before.  

  • Gazillion Bubble Show

    This show will simply amaze your entire family. There’s no plot here but there is spectacle, science and imaginative creativity. Developed by Fan and Ana Yang, who are also husband and wife, this show utilizes special lighting effects, lasers and magnificent bubble artistry. This is a magical evening in the theatre that is totally kid friendly.

  • Jersey Boys (Off B’Way)

    How can you not love the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons? Jersey Boys, which won the 2006 Tony for Best Musical, is their story. Featuring over 30 songs that the group made famous as they went from being four guys in Jersey to international stars, this is one upbeat story. Directed by Des McAnuff, who brought you Tommy and Big River, Jersey Boys is a must see ...

  • Puffs, Or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic

    Puffs, or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic is the new Off-Broadway hit that is a must-see for any Harry Potter fan!

  • STOMP

    STOMP is movement and percussion. It’s a celebration of creative dance, sound and life expressed through complex rhythms and innovative music.  This isn’t your typical tap or modern dance show, not with a name like STOMP. STOMP is big, expressive and in your face.

  • The Book of Mormon

    The Book of Mormon is done in the style that has made Broadway musicals legendary—big, boisterous and outrageous. The Mormon religion, as the creators of the musical have noted, has a built-in coming of age story as Mormon children are expected to go on a mission when they reach the age of 18. Tony nominee Casey Nicholaw (Spamalot, The Drowsy Chaperone) directs what is sure to be an unrepentant evening of gut-splitting ...

  • The Illusionists – Magic of the Holidays

    The Illusionists brings entertainers like Darcy Oake, Adam Trent, Colin Cloud, Shin Lim, Chloe Crawford and Light Balance to Broadway to put some magic into the holidays for all audiences!

  • The Lion King

    With signature direction and conceptualization by Julie Taymor, The Lion King, which was based on the Academy Award winning movie of the same name, premiered on Broadway in 1998, winning six Tonys. This play is a visually rich, musically vibrant telling of the story of Simba—a young lion cub and prince who seems unconcerned with his heritage until his father is murdered. It is then that Simba must learn to ...

  • The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

    With a strong focus on imagination and playfulness, comes this adaptation of C.S. Lewis beloved book, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. Suitable for all ages and especially for kids, this is the well known story of four siblings who find the magical world of Narnia through their wardrobe and where they meet the mythical lion Aslan and have to stand with him against the evil White Witch who has cursed the ...

  • Wicked

    Wouldn’t you love to know the Wicked Witch of the West’s backstory? And what about Glinda? How did she come to be so good? Wicked considers both of these questions and more as it reshapes our understanding of what goes down in the Wizard of Oz. This highly imaginative musical features a fine book by Winnie Holzman and music and lyrics by one of Broadway’s most accomplished composers, Stephen Schwartz. ...