Douglas Lyons’ new family comedy makes its Broadway premiere.  Chicken & Biscuits is a raucous family comedy by Douglas Lyons full of laughter and love starring Norm Lewis and Michael Urie.

Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson returns to MTC for the Broadway debut of his brilliant solo play celebrating the strong, big-hearted woman who raised him: Miss Rachel.

 

Pass Over draws inspiration from Waiting for Godot and the Exodus story and is placed on a city street corner. Moses and Kitch are the stars as they stand around talking shit, passing the time and hoping that maybe today will be different. As they dream of their promised land, a stranger wanders into their space and disrupts their plans.

A powerful theatrical testament by Keenan Scott II, Thoughts of a Colored Man weaves spoken word, slam poetry and rhythm into a mosaic of the inner lives of Black Men, and heralds the arrival of an essential new voice to the American Theater.

An accidental society held the promise of what America could be. Paradise Square is a bold new musical that brings to life a remarkable yet virtually unknown moment in American history.

Previews Begin October 25, 2021

A new musical based on the award-winning short film of the same name.
Trevor is about a 13-year-old force of nature with a vivid imagination. As he deals with
becoming a teenager, Trevor struggles to navigate his own identity and determine how he fits in a challenging world.

Based on the 2016 film by John Carney, filmmaker of “Once,” the musical features a book by Enda Walsh, book writer of the musical “Once,” and a score by Carney and Gary Clark. It is directed by Rebecca Taichman, who returns to Broadway after helming “Indecent” and “Time and the Conways,” and choreographed by Sonya Tayeh (Moulin Rouge!).

Mrs. Doubtfire is a musical now, dearie! Based upon the beloved 1993 Twentieth Century Fox Motion Picture. A hysterical and heartfelt story about holding onto your love ones against all odds, Mrs. Doubtfire is the musical comedy we need right now-one that proves we’re better together.

Phone rings, door chimes, in comes COMPANY! Winner of 4 Olivier Awards, including Best Musical Revival!
The quintessential musical comedy about the search for love and cocktails in the Big Apple is turned on its head in Marianne Elliott’s revelatory staging.
Tony and Grammy Award® winner Katrina Lenk and Two-time Tony Award and two-time Grammy Award winner Patti LuPone (in the role that won her the Olivier) come back to Broadway in Stephen Sondheim and
George Furth’s groundbreaking musical comedy.
A new musical from James Lapine, Tom Kitt and Michael Korie inspired by the lives of three extraordinary people who experimented with LSD.

Tony Award-nominated and Olivier Award-winning musical Caroline, or Change is coming to Broadway. Starring 2019 Olivier Award-winner Sharon D Clarke reprising her
role as “Caroline” from the acclaimed West End production. Caroline, or Change explores how, in times of great transformation, even the simplest acts can shake the earth.

Diana, The Musical, is the true musical story about a woman who chose to be fearless and as a result became timeless.

Six

Six The London hit musical nominated for five Olivier Awards including “Best Musical”. From Tutor Queens to Pop Princesses, the Six wives of Henry VIII take the mic to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! Giving their side of the story not seen in history books. This new original musical is the global sensation that everyone is losing their head over.

Birthday Candles is a poignant new play by Noah Haidle.  Starring Debra Messing as a woman going through her birthdays, agonizing about her significance.

David Byrne’s American Utopia is an original blend of theater and live music from Talking Heads’ icon David Byrne! We could all use a little Utopia right now! Originally arriving on Broadway after a sold out world tour, the gray-suited troupe of musicians returns to perform hits from Byrne’s career. If you want to rediscover the joy of live music, community connection. Broadway’s St. James Theater must be the place!

Take Me Out is Richard Greenberg’s groundbreaking play and is returning to Broadway!

MJ is the electrifying new Broadway musical that takes audiences inside the creative process of one of the greatest entertainers in history. Featuring over 25 of Michael Jackson’s biggest hits, MJ allows us to rediscover the man in the mirror – with an explosion of music, choreography and
theatricality as unforgettable as the artist himself.

A brand new musical with music and lyrics by Anais Mitchell, Hadestown is a brand new adaptation of the classic story of Orpheus in the underworld, where he tries to save Eurydice from Hades.  The Tony-winning musical tale of the lovers and dreamers from Greek mythology sings out once again.

Returning: September 24, 2021

Moulin Rouge! The Musical is a new stage adaptation of Baz Luhrmann’s incredibly popular hit film! This stage musical will combine music from the last century as well as new music released since the film was initially made!

The Devil Wears Prada is a new musical adaptation of the famous book and novel. The story follows young writer Andy Sachs as she gets a new job as assistant to the ruthless Miranda Priestly who makes her revalue “fashion” as well as her own life.

Returning: October 15, 2021

The Play That Goes Wrong is the recent Olivier Award winning play following the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society that tries to put on a murder mystery which – as the title suggests – goes terribly wrong.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series, originally written by J.K. Rowling. In this new Potter-story, Harry is an overworked employee with three kids . His struggles with his youngest son Albus forces them both to confront past and present issues.

The winner of six Tony Awards including Best Musical, Dear Evan Hansen is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it. Hailed by critics and audiences alike, Dear Evan Hansen features a book by Tony Award winner Steven Levenson, a score by Academy Award winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, and direction by four time Tony Award nominee Michael Greif.

Returning: September 2, 2021

Director Diane Paulus (Pippin and Finding Neverland) brings the musical adaptation of the 2007 film Waitress to the stage. Featuring a score by Grammy-nominated composer-lyricist Book by Jessie Nelson, this musical of longing offers audiences a topnotch Broadway cast now featuring Sara Bareilles!

Hamilton, the new musical by the creator of In the Heights, Lin-Manuel Miranda is on Broadway after transferring from it’s sold out run at the Public Theatre. Hamilton tells the story of the beginnings of the United States through the life of Alexander Hamilton, the man who was our country’s first Treasury Secretary. It is the story of a bastard orphan who became George Washington’s right hand and who lived a life that was both unendingly interesting and dauntingly overwhelming.

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 STOMPSTOMP is big, expressive and in your face.

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 survive, grow up and eventually reclaim his thrown.

The Book of Mormon is the nine times 2011 Tony Award winner! 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 comedy and witty musical numbers.

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. Based on the novel by Gregory Maguire, Wicked will fill you with wonder as it takes you down a path much different than that of the Yellow Brick Road.