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Broadway shows reopen: ‘Wicked,’ ‘Hamilton,’ ‘Lion King,’ ‘Chicago’ return to New York City theaters – Fresno, California

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New York-The highest-selling Broadway musical ever returned to stage tonight with other blockbusters. Broadway is back!

The Lion King, Hamilton, Evil When Chicago Raise the curtain again for the crowd, this time fully vaccinated and wearing masks.

The preview will also start Rakkawa blues, The opening night is scheduled for Tuesday, September 28th.

The COVID-19 pandemic has revived the Great Whiteway after 18 months in the dark.

Broadway League launchedThis is broadway, ”A historic initiative to bring theater enthusiasts back to Times Square following the historic closure of the industry.

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“This is Broadway” is a unified comeback campaign where theater owners, countless behind-the-scenes experts, and industry competitors form unprecedented partnerships and shout “Broadway is back!” To the world. This is the result of the creation. And it celebrates an international form of art that is typically American.

“It’s really really exciting, the energy is obvious,” said Charlotte St. Martin.

Martin runs the Broadway League. The Broadway League represents an industry that invests billions of dollars each year. Broadway was unable to reduce capacity and restart due to its unique tight space and high operating costs.

Instead, it turned out to be safe to wait until you needed the vaccine and mask and watch the show from a platoon of experts.

“Broadway has been here for hundreds of years and it will stay here. People have to have a theater,” Martin said.

The first Broadway show to resume production Broadway Springsteen (Run until September 4th), Passover festival, Hades Town When waitress, Others will resume within a few weeks.

Six The preview will start on Friday, September 17th, and the opening night will be set on Sunday, October 3rd. American Utopia Open on September 17th.

Come away I’ll be back on Thursday, September 21st Chicken & biscuits Debut on Saturday, September 23 Moulin rouge When Is this a room On September 24th (Sun), I went up to the stage Lehman trilogy Scheduled for September 25th (Monday).

Aladdin Is the last show to reopen this month and will reopen on Thursday, September 28th.

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This is a list of all shows that will be reopened this fall and will continue until 2022.

Chicago

Opening date: September 14, 2021
“Chicago” will reopen at the Ambassador Theater on September 14th and will be scheduled for regular performances until February 2022. Set in Chicago in the 1920s, the musical follows two women imprisoned for murder, Belma and Roxy.

Hamilton

Opening date: September 14, 2021
“Hamilton” will reopen at the Richard Rodgers Theater on September 14th and will be scheduled for regular performances until June 2022. The musical follows the rise and fall of Alexander Hamilton, one of the most influential founders in the United States.

The Lion King

Opening date: September 14, 2021
The Lion King will resume at the Minskoff Theater on September 14, with regular performances scheduled until August 2022. The musical is set in a 1994 Disney movie and follows Simba’s adventures after his father’s death.

Evil

Opening date: September 14, 2021
“Evil” will resume at the Gershwin Theater on September 14th and will be scheduled for regular performances until March 2022. The musical is the story of Elfaba, the evil witch of the West.

American Utopia

Opening date: September 17, 2021
“American Utopia” will be reopened at the theater, which will be announced on September 17, and will be scheduled for regular performances until January 2022. The idea for a theater concert comes from singer David Byrne, a former frontman of Talking Heads.

Come away

Opening date: September 21, 2021
“Come From Away” will resume at Gerald Schoenfeld Theater on September 21st and will be scheduled for regular performances until June 2022. The musical is based on the true story of 7,000 passengers stranded in Gander, Newfoundland, after the plane was detoured. ..

Moulin rouge!musical

Opening date: September 24, 2021
The Moulin Rouge! Musical will officially reopen at the Al Hirschfeld Theater on September 24th, but there will be a special dress rehearsal on September 23rd to honor frontline workers. The musical is set in Baz Luhrmann’s 2001 film of the same name.

Aladdin

Opening date: September 28, 2021
“Aladdin” will reopen at the New Amsterdam Theater on September 28th and will be scheduled for regular performances until August 2022. The musical follows the Disney movie of the same name, where Princess Jasmine wants to experience more than typical royal life. When they take over the throne, they meet Aladdin, who shakes the status quo.

Rakkawa blues

Opening date: September 28, 2021
“Luckawan Blues” will be held at Samuel J Friedman Theater on September 28th, but the preview will start on September 14th. Solo play is written, directed and performed by Ruben Santiago Hudson. The name Rachel who raised him.

Six

Opening date:

October 3, 2021
After the opening night schedule has been changed due to a pandemic, “Six” will open at the Brooks Atkinson Theater on October 3rd. However, the preview will start on September 17, and regular performances are scheduled until March 2022. The musical follows Henry VIII. Six wives and their story.

To kill Mockingbird

Opening date: October 5, 2021
The “Alabama Story” will resume at the Shubert Theater on October 5, with regular performances scheduled until February 2022. This play is set in Harper Lee’s novel.

Tina: Tina Turner Musical

Opening date: October 8, 2021
“Tina” will reopen at the Lunt Fontanne Theater on October 8th. The musical details the history of famous singers, from her childhood to her current position as a rock icon.

Not proud: the life and era of temptation

Opening date: October 16, 2021
“Ain’t Too Proud” will resume at the Imperial Theater on October 16th, when regular performances are scheduled until July 2022. The musical is a story from the beginning of the Motown Group’s Temptations to the Hall of Fame.

Small jagged pills

Opening date: October 21, 2021
“Jugged Little Pill” will resume at Broadhurst Theater on October 21st and will be scheduled for regular performances until July 2022. The musical is based on the music of the singer Alanis Morissette.

Phantom of the Opera

Opening date: October 22, 2021

“The Phantom of the Opera” will resume at the Majestic Theater on October 22, with regular performances scheduled until March 2022. Broadway’s longest-running show, the musical, is based on Gaston Leroux’s 1910 horror book and is masked. A person who haunts the Paris Opera.

Caroline, or change

Opening date: October 27, 2021
A preview of “Caroline, or Changes” was originally scheduled for March 2020, but was pushed for a pandemic. The musical will open at Studio 54 on October 27th and the preview will begin on October 8th. Following a black maid who worked for a Jewish family in Louisiana in 1963.

Diana

Opening date: November 17, 2021
“Diana” will open at the Longacre Theater on November 17th, but the preview will start on November 2nd. Regular performances are scheduled until November 2022. The musical follows the life and heritage of the late Princess of Wales.

Mind trouble

Opening date: November 18, 2021
“Trouble in Mind” will premiere at the American Airlines Theater on November 18th, with a preview starting on October 29th. The play follows the black actress Wiletta Mayer, who is continuously typecast for skin color. , When she is preparing for a play to discuss racism in the United States

Mrs. Doutfire

Opening date: December 5, 2021
“Mrs. Doubtfire” will be held at Stephen Sondheim Theater on December 5th, but the preview will start on October 21st. Regular performances are scheduled until May 2022. The musical adapts to the 1993 film and follows the same story of an actor dressed as a nanny staying in the lives of children.

Fly over the sunset

Opening date: December 6, 2021
“Flying Over Sunset” will open at the Vivian Beaumont Theater on December 6th, but the preview will start on November 4th. Set in Hollywood in the 1950s, the musicals Cary Grant, Claire Boothruth, and Aldous Huxley are experimenting with LSD.

Dear Evan Hansen

Opening date: December 11, 2021
“Dear Evan Hansen” will resume at the Music Box Theater, which is scheduled for regular performances until June 2022. The musical follows the famous character Evan Hansen as he walks through his life and writes to himself along the way.

society

Opening date: January 9, 2022
The “Company” will open at Bernard B. Jacobs Theater on January 9th next year, but the preview will start on December 20th. Regular performances are scheduled until June 2022. The musical follows Bobby, who navigates love in New York City.

MJ

Opening date: February 1, 2022
“MJ” will open at the Neil Simon Theater on February 1st next year, but the preview will start on December 6th. The musical is based on Michael Jackson’s life and reintroduces the audience to the King of Pop.

visit ThisIsBroadway.org To find a comprehensive overview of what is being performed on Broadway.

(((Some information from Good Morning America).

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