Thursday, May 19, 2022

Tour

Broadway’s ‘Girl From The North Country’ to launch North American tour

“Girl From The North Country” is launching a North American tour in the fall of 2023. The production, which features the music of Bob Dylan,...

‘The Lion King’ celebrates 20 years on the road

The North American tour of “The Lion King” is celebrating its 20th anniversary in Wichita, Kansas. The production kicks off a two-week return engagement...

‘MJ’ to launch North American tour in 2023

“MJ,” the Michael Jackson musical, will embark on a multi-year North American tour in 2023. The tour will launch in Chicago at the James M....

Norm Lewis to star in North American tour of ‘A Soldier’s Play’

Roundabout Theatre Company will launch a North American tour of “A Soldier’s Play” starring Norm Lewis. The 20-week tour is set to begin in December...

‘Six’ to launch additional North American tour

"Six" will launch an additional North American touring company this fall. The second company, called the Boleyn Tour, will begin performances at The Smith Center...

‘The Book of Mormon’ to launch new national tour

Network Presentations announced Monday that “The Book of Mormon” will visit 48 US cities on a national tour set to begin in fall 2022. Twenty-five...

‘Tina’ to launch North American tour in fall 2022

“Tina—The Tina Turner Musical” will launch a multi-year North American tour starting this fall, producers announced Thursday. The tour will stop in more than 40...

‘Jagged Little Pill’ will launch North American tour in fall 2022

“Jagged Little Pill” will launch a multi-year North American tour in fall 2022, producers Vivek J. Tiwary, Arvind Ethan David and Eva Price announced...

‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ to launch national tour following Broadway run

A national tour of “Freestyle Love Supreme” will launch at San Francisco’s American Conservatory Theater on Jan. 21, 2022, producers announced Thursday. After San Francisco,...

‘Wicked’ set to relaunch touring market for Broadway shows

"Wicked" will be the first national tour to resume performances when it plays its first show in Dallas Tuesday.  The production was one of many...

‘What the Constitution Means to Me’ to relaunch tour with Cassie Beck

The national tour of Heidi Schreck's "What the Constitution Means to Me" will relaunch Sept. 30 at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis. The tour will...

‘Six’ announces 2022 national tour starting in Chicago

"Six" will launch a national tour starting in Chicago in March 2022. The tour will play the CIBC Theatre in Chicago from March 29, 2022...

‘Mean Girls’ tour will resume in November

“Mean Girls” will resume its North American tour in November, the production announced Thursday.  The tour, which was paused in March 2020 by the pandemic,...

‘Wicked’ tour announces return date as first touring production to resume

“Wicked” is resuming its national tour this summer, marking the first Broadway tour to resume performances following the theatrical shutdown, according to Broadway Across...

‘Moulin Rouge!’ reschedules North American tour dates to 2022

'Moulin Rouge!' is planning to start its North American tour in Chicago in 2022.  The tour, which was originally scheduled to begin Nov. 21, 2020...

Touring productions wait on the sidelines amid theater shutdowns

As theaters across the country close their doors due to COVID-19, many touring productions are stuck in limbo.  Most national and North American tours of...

Broadway League and theatrical unions reach deal on payment for tours

A day after reaching a payment deal for workers on Broadway, the theatrical unions and the Broadway League have reached an agreement for employees...

The Broadway League cancels spring road conference

The Broadway League has canceled its 2020 Spring Road Conference due to concerns about coronavirus, according to an email sent to members Wednesday. The conference...

Disney to launch tour of new ‘Aida’ in 2021

Disney Theatrical is launching a tour of an updated version of "Aida" in 2021, the organization announced Friday. The revised musical features a new book...

‘The Lightning Thief’ announces national tour

"The Lightning Thief" will launch another national tour following its Broadway production. The musical, which plans to ends its Broadway run on the scheduled date...

Broadway Across America partners with two Michigan theaters

Broadway Across America has entered into a partnership with Broadway Grand Rapids and Michigan State University’s Wharton Center for Performing Arts. As part of the partnership, Broadway...

‘Aladdin’ will launch a new tour in fall 2021

A newly configured tour of “Aladdin” will launch in fall 2021, Disney Theatrical Productions said Monday.  The new North American tour will add more cities...

Maria Dizzia to helm two stops of ‘What the Constitution Means to Me’ tour

Maria Dizzia, a Tony Award nominee for "The Next Room, In the Next Room (or the Vibrator Play)," will star in the first two...

‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ announces second year of tour

"The Play That Goes Wrong" is continuing its national tour into the 2019-2020 season. The tour will play more than 35 new cities, starting in...

‘Moulin Rouge!’ announces San Francisco stop on national tour

"Moulin Rouge!" has added a new stop onto its North American tour. The musical will play the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco in the summer...

‘Moulin Rouge!’ announces North American tour, Chicago engagement

The "Moulin Rouge!" musical will launch a North American tour in 2020, which includes a 10-week engagement in Chicago. The tour will begin technical rehearsals...

‘Hadestown’ announces 2020 national tour

“Hadestown” will launch a national tour beginning in the fall of 2020, the producers announced Tuesday.  Winner of the 2019 Tony Award for Best Musical,...

‘The Prom’ announces national tour

“The Prom” will launch a national tour beginning in Providence, Rhode Island in February 2021. In addition to the tour, “The Prom” announced a...

How a Tony Award translates on tour

Winning a Tony Award not only impacts a show’s Broadway box office, it can help boost its profile on the road.  While theaters across the...

‘What the Constitution Means to Me’ to launch national tour

“What the Constitution Means to Me” will launch a national tour in 2020. The play, written by Heidi Schreck about her personal experience and...

‘Ain’t Too Proud’ to launch national tour in 2020

“Ain’t Too Proud” will launch a national tour next year beginning in Providence, Rhode Island. The tour, which launches in Providence in July 2020,...

‘Tootsie’ to launch national tour, international productions

"Tootsie" has announced the launch of a North American Tour, as well as plans for international productions on the West End and in Australia...

‘Oklahoma!’ to launch national tour in 2020

"Oklahoma!" will launch a North American tour in the fall of 2020. The tour will begin at the Civic Center Music Hall in Oklahoma City....

‘Pretty Woman’ announces North American tour

"Pretty Woman" will launch a North American tour in 2020. The first stop will be in Providence, Rhode Island in October 2020. Additional cities will...

‘Latin History for Morons’ to launch a North American tour

John Leguizamo's one-man play "Latin History for Morons" will launch a North American tour this June. The first stop on the tour will be the...

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ to launch national tour in August 2020

Aaron Sorkin's "To Kill a Mockingbird" will embark on a national tour starting in August 2020. The first stop on the tour, which will be...

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ tour recoups in 12 weeks

The “Dear Evan Hansen” tour has recouped after 12 weeks on tour, producer Stacey Mindich said Tuesday. The tour launched on Sept. 25 in Denver...

‘The Band’s Visit’ to launch national tour in June 2019

"The Band's Visit" will launch a national tour next summer, beginning in Providence, Rhode Island. The Providence stop will take place in June 2019. Exact...

‘Hamilton’ to hold auditions in Puerto Rico for all companies

"Hamilton" will hold auditions in Puerto Rico this June ahead of the show's January 2019 opening in San Juan. The casting call will be for...

‘Frozen’ will launch a national tour in fall 2019

The Broadway musical "Frozen" is going on tour in the fall of 2019, beginning in Schenectady, New York. After Schenectady, the tour will officially open...

‘My Fair Lady’ to launch North American tour in fall 2019

The Lincoln Center's production of "My Fair Lady" is going on tour. Produced by Nederlander Presentations Inc., the tour will launch in fall 2019, with...

‘Mean Girls’ to launch national tour in fall 2019

"Mean Girls" is going on tour. The Broadway musical announced Friday that it will launch a national tour in the fall of 2019. Dates, cities...

‘Come From Away’ to begin North American Tour in Seattle

“Come From Away” will begin its North American tour at Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre in October 2018. The show will play 60 cities overall,...

‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ to launch North American tour

"Jesus Christ Superstar" will launch a North American tour of the Regent Park Open Air Theatre production in fall 2019. Produced by Stephen Gabriel, the...

‘Anastasia’ announces national tour starting in Schenectady

"Anastasia" announced the launch of its national tour Friday, which will begin in Schenectady. The tour will span 30 cities in the first year, including...

‘Once on This Island’ to launch national tour in 2019

"Once on This Island" announced a national tour beginning in the fall of 2019. The tour of the Broadway production, which is produced by Ken...

Betty Buckley to star in ‘Hello Dolly’ national tour

Betty Buckley will take on the role of Dolly Gallagher Levi in the upcoming national tour. The first national tour will begin Oct. 2, 2018...

‘Falsettos’ announces national tour

The Lincoln Center Theater production of "Falsettos" announced a North American tour Monday. The tour will begin in winter 2019, in cities including the Golden...

‘Hello Dolly!’ and more to play Hollywood Pantages theater in 2018-2019

The Hollywood Pantages Theatre announced its 2018-2019 season Tuesday including a  production of "Hello, Dolly!" In addition to "Hello, Dolly!," the Pantages season will consist...

‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ is launching a national tour

"The Play That Goes Wrong" is hitting the road. The show, which is the longest-running play currently on Broadway, announced Wednesday that it will launch...

Lin-Manuel Miranda to star in ‘Hamilton’ in Puerto Rico

Lin-Manuel Miranda is taking "Hamilton" to Puerto Rico for a three-week run in January 2019. Miranda will reprise the title role after he left the...