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.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.FARINELLI AND THE KING
: Three-time Tony Winner Mark Rylance stars in the the true story of Philip V of Spain who finds relief from depression by performances of a court musician, the famous castrato Farinelli. Begins December 5th at Broadway's Belasco Theatre.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.JOHN LITHGOW: STORIES BY HEART
: Two-time Tony winner and Oscar nominee John Lithgow returns to Broadway in a solo show that traces his roots as an actor and storyteller, working classic short stories by P. G. Wodehouse and and Ring Lardner - read to him as a child - into his own narrative. Begins December 21st, 2018 at Broadway's American Airlines 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.THE CHILDREN
: Direct from an acclaimed run in London, a near-future drama about the aftermath of a catastrophe at a nuclear power station, exploring the responsibilities we have towards future generations. Begins November 28th at Broadway's Samuel J. Friedman 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.
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.
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD: A revival of the Tony-winning play about a powerful personal connection between a teacher at a school for the deaf and the woman he meets there. Begins March 22nd at Broadway's Studio 54.
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.
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.
TRAVESTIES: Direct from a hit London revival, Tom Stoppard's Tony-winning play about an elderly man who reminisces about Zurich in 1917 during the First World War begins March 29th, 2018 at Broadway's American Airlines 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.