Here's a list of upcoming Broadway shows
that are now on sale, but have not yet started performances.CAROUSEL
: A revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic musical that tells the story of millworker Julie Jordan, carousel barker Billy Bigelow, and their ultimately destructive relationship. Begins February 28th at Broadway's Imperial Theatre.CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD
: Joshua Jackson stars in a revival of the Tony-winning play that explores the relationship between an unorthodox speech therapist and one of his students, a young deaf woman hesitant to integrate herself into the hearing world. Begins March 22nd at Broadway's Studio 54.ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE
: A new musical, featuring the music of Jimmy Buffett, which follows Tully, a part-time bartender and singer at the titular island paradise, where a beautiful career-minded tourist in town makes him question his overly relaxed lifestyle. Begins February 16 at Broadway's Marquis Theater.FROZEN
: A new musical stage adaptation of the hit animated Disney film, based on the Hans Christian Andersen story of a princess who freezes everything she touches. Begins February 22nd at Broadway's St. James Theater.GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER
: After losing his job on Wall Street, 40-year-old Mitch Shapiro reconnects with his high school friends, putting their old band back together and entering a high-stakes Battle of the Bands. Begins July 19th, 2018 at Broadway's Belasco Theatre.HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, PARTS 1 AND 2
: A Broadway transfer of the London phenomenon that continues the story of former boy wizard Harry Potter, his friends, and his son, in a time-traveling adventure to save the world from the evil Lord Voldemort. Begins March 16th at Broadway's Lyric Theatre.KING KONG
: Based on the 1932 novel and 1933 film, a new musical stage adaptaton with a contemporary take on the classic tale of beauty and the beast. Begins October 5th at the Broadway Theatre.LOBBY HERO
: Oscar nominee Kenneth Lonergan's play that tells the story of four New Yorkers involved in a murder investigation in the lobby of a Manhattan apartment complex. Begins March 1st at Broadway's Helen Hayes Theatre.MEAN GIRLS
: A new musical based on the 2004 film that follows Cady Heron, who joins the American high school food chain and plots to end the vicious reign of Queen Bee Regina and the "Plastics." Begins March 12th at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre.MY FAIR LADY
: An English professor of phonetics makes a bet that he can transform a Cockney flower girl into a lady, in a revival of Lerner and Loewe's classic musical adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion." Begins March 15th at Broadway's Vivian Beaumont Theater.PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL
: A new musical based on the beloved 1990 romantic comedy about a businessman who unexpectedly falls for a down-on-her-luck Hollywood call girl after hiring her as an escort. Begins July 20th at Broadway's Nederlander Theater.ROCKTOPIA
: A live concert event that fuses rock songs with classical music, featuring an array of rock, Broadway, and opera vocalists, comes to Broadway for a limited 6-week engagement. Begins March 20th at the Broadway Theater.SAINT JOAN
: A revival of George Bernard Shaw's classic play that recounts the story of Joan of Arc, a peasant girl who claimed to hear the voices of saints directing her to help the Dauphin of France drive the English out of the country. Begins April 3rd at Broadway's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL
: A new musical biography about iconic disco diva Donna Summer, using the songs she made famous, including “Hot Stuff,” “On the Radio,” “Bad Girls,” and “MacArthur Park.” Begins March 28th at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.THE ICEMAN COMETH
: Tony winner and two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington returns to Broadway in a new production of Eugene O'Neill's four-act epic play about a newly sober, charismatic traveling salesman whose renewed outlook on life threatens to upend the lives of his old friends. Begins March 22nd at Broadway's Jacobs Theatre.THREE TALL WOMEN
: A revival of Edward Albee's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece that follows the interactions between three women who represent different versions of the same woman in her 90s, 50s, and 20s. Begins February 27th at Broadway's Golden Theater.TRAVESTIES
: In 1917 Zurich, a British military official imagines a meeting between James Joyce and Vladimir Lenin, performed in the style of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest," in a revival of Tom Stoppard's Tony-winning play. Begins March 29th at Broadway's American Airlines Theatre.
Here's another list (possibly incomplete, and always a work-in-progress) of upcoming Broadway shows
that have venues reserved and opening dates scheduled, but are not yet on sale to the general public.ANGELS IN AMERICA: A revival of Tony Kushner's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama that presents a complex, often metaphorical, and at times symbolic examination of AIDS and homosexuality in America in the 1980s. Begins February 23rd at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre.
THE BOYS IN THE BAND: A group of gay men gather in a New York City apartment for a friend’s birthday party, where the cracks beneath their friendships begin to show, exposing the self-inflicted heartache that threatens their solidarity. Begins April 30th at Broadway's Booth Theatre.
STRAIGHT WHITE MEN: Ed and his three adult sons ring in Christmas by contemplating the value of straight white men in a society driven by conversations of identity and privilege in this new drama. Begins June 29th at Broadway's Helen Hayes Theatre.
When contemplating anticipated Broadway shows, it is good to remember what they say about the best laid plans of mice and men - so please don't build a vacation around any of these productions.
For a safer bet, consider current Broadway shows on sale to the general public right now.