Watching a production on Broadway is something that many people put on their ‘bucket list’, and it’s easy to see why. A truly unforgettable experience showcasing a selection of incredibly talented performers, outstanding singers and world class musicians, right in the heart of Manhattan. If you’re planning a visit to New York, you simply have to fit in a trip to the theatre! Enjoy a spectacular Broadway show for the perfect end to a long day of exploring The Big Apple. Check out these fantastic productions currently showing on Broadway…
The Lion King
Come and experience the circle of life with this classic Broadway favourite! Discover the Disney magic in The Big Apple at one of the most popular productions of them all. You can't fail to be impressed by this visually stunning performance. Marvel at the extraordinary attention to detail as the African Savannah comes to life before you.
Follow the young lion cub Simba, on a journey to reclaim his rightful place as king from his evil uncle Scar. The beautiful creatures; lions, giraffes, birds and gazelles, leap through the aisles and soar above the audience as they are recreated in the most awe-inspiring way. You can expect to hear all of your favourite songs from the movie, with uplifting hits like ‘Can you feel the love tonight’ (written by Elton John and Tim Rice), ‘Hakuna matata’ and ‘I just can’t wait to be king’.
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For something magical:
Wicked has been delighting audiences on Broadway for over 13 years now, and has become a true classic. The spectacular show tells the story of what happened in the land of Oz long before young Dorothy arrived. You may think you already know the story, but there’s much more to it. Discover how an unlikely pair became the best of friends, only to be torn apart when the world decided to label one of them good and the other wicked.
The iconic score includes hits like ‘Popular’, ‘The Wizard and I’ and the incredibly powerful ‘Defying Gravity’. Hailed as “the defining musical of the decade” by The New York Times, Wicked will have a place in your heart forever.
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For the whole family:
School of Rock
School of Rock is ideal for the whole family, with its funny one-liners, a lead with a strong resemblance to Jack Black, and talented kids who actually play their instruments live on stage! You’ll recognise the up-tempo numbers from the movie, and be singing along in no time.
Watch as the hilarious Dewey Finn (played by Jack Black in the movie) pretends to be substitute teacher ‘Mr Schneebly’ in an attempt to get money fast. It’s not long before he recruits the class to be part of his band, and the adventure to win battle of the bands begins! With music by the acclaimed Andrew Lloyd Webber, and a first class narrative, you’ll be laughing the whole way through this sensational production. Let’s rock, let’s rock, today!
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For the adults:
The Book of Mormon
A comedic musical that takes you on a journey to Uganda with a pair of Mormon missionaries. Dedicated to converting others to their religion, they find the task much harder than planned. Created by the duo behind ‘South Park’ (Trey Parker and Matt Stone), this humorous performance makes for a great night out. Expect singing, dancing and eccentricity in abundance, with this quirky 9-time Tony Award winning musical.
Prepare to be shocked throughout by the outrageous characters. Definitely one for the adults, this show is packed with profanity, violence, sexual scenarios and of course plenty of laughs!
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For Disney fans:
A fairly new addition to Broadway, Aladdin found its way to the stage in 2014. The beloved Disney story focuses on a young man, living on the streets and stealing to survive. After falling in love with a princess (Princess Jasmine) that he is destined to never be good enough for, his quest begins.
With the help of the lovable genie and the 3 magical wishes he is granted, he attempts to reinvent himself as a prince for the chance to marry his true love. This vibrant stage show includes colourful sets, dazzling costumes, precise choreography and the kind of fairy-tale you can only find in a Disney story. With cheerful songs you can sing along to from start to finish, this magical show will leave you mesmerised.
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