All The Broadway Shows Opening This Fall — And How To Get Tickets


On September 14th, precisely a 12 months and two days after Governor Andrew Cuomo abruptly suspended Broadway performances because of the pandemic, the curtains will go up once more — for some exhibits. Thus far, the beneath exhibits have introduced their (re)opening dates:

The Lion King

Returns: September 14th


Returns: September 14th


Returns: September 14th


Returns: September sixteenth

Come From Away

Returns: September twenty first


Returns: September seventeenth


Returns: September twenty eighth

Tina: The Tina Turner Musical

Returns: October eighth

Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Instances of The Temptations

Returns: October sixteenth

Jagged Little Tablet

Returns: October twenty first

Mrs. Doubtfire

Returns: October twenty first

The Phantom of the Opera

Returns: October twenty second


Returns: December 1st


Returns: December twentieth

MJ The Musical

Opens: February 1st, 2022

Tickets for all of the above exhibits are actually on sale and accessible right here. As a result of yet-to-be-finalized COVID-19 protocols, most theaters are permitting patrons who purchase tickets now to alternate them for a full refund as much as two hours previous to showtime.

Reopening Broadway theaters has been an apparent precedence within the push to get New York Metropolis’s economic system on the trail to full energy. In February, State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli issued a report laying out the devastating impression of Broadway’s closure. In 2020, employment within the arts, leisure and recreation sector — which had nearly doubled within the prior decade — fell by 66%.

However the financial urgency wasn’t the one think about figuring out when Broadway would reopen. (The governor is technically permitting most theaters to reopen at full capability on Might nineteenth.) Along with needing extra lead time to carry rehearsals and get exhibits prepared for the general public, Broadway has spent the previous 12 months present process a serious reckoning over racism within the trade.

Krystal Pleasure Brown, who performs Eliza Hamilton in Hamilton, informed Good Morning America right now that her firm has been engaged on a Plan for Progress to convey racial fairness and inclusivity to Broadway.

“We have taken a variety of steps not solely to verify the theater will probably be protected for our viewers members, however solid and crew have been educated in anti-racism coaching, additionally ensuring that we as a model are pushing ahead social justice,” mentioned Brown.

One present that is notably absent from the record of reopenings is The E book of Mormon. Earlier this 12 months, 20 present and former Black solid members despatched a non-public letter to the present’s creators asking for tweaks to the racially problematic components within the script.

No updates on the rewrite have been made accessible, however co-creator Matt Stone informed Broadway World that “nobody goes again on stage till they really feel nice about it.”