Don't miss Broadway on the Boardwalk!
See the casts of today's hottest Broadway musicals perform their biggest hits live.
Monday nights at 8pm - July 8 – August 26
Kennedy Plaza (Boardwalk @ Mississippi and Georgia Ave.)
Mean Girls is a ferociously funny new musical from an award-winning creative team that includes book writer Tina Fey. Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. Soon, this naïve newbie falls prey to a trio of lionized frenemies led by the charming but ruthless Regina George. But when Cady devises a plan to end Regina's reign, she learns the hard way that you can't cross a Queen Bee without getting stung.
In Coney Island at the turn of the 20th century, Johnny Appleseed’s grandson Jack sets out to save his family apple orchard with the help of Nathan (of hot dog fame), Warren (“The World’s Strongest Man”), and Hank (designer of the first looping roller coaster). Together these diverse friends discover the joy of singing in harmony and building something greater than the sum of its parts. Three men and one woman play over forty characters in this fast-paced musical comedy featuring entirely original music and lyrics by Ben Bonnema (recent recipient of the Jonathan Larson Grant) and a “wondrously silly yet tightly constructed book” (The New Yorker) by Jonothon Lyons.
Come From Away takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships. On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all.
Don’t miss this breathtaking new musical written by Tony nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by Tony-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley.
Broadway on the Boardwalk host, Dena Blizzard is One Funny Mother, also known as the "Target mom" from her Back to School Rant (150 Million views) and Chardonnay Go (24 Million views) viral videos. She is a comedian and mother of three who's written and starred in her Off Broadway show - One Funny Mother - and created "Chardonnay Go, The Board Game for Wine Lovers, Moms and Other Shameless People". She drinks in her living room every week on her Facebook LIVE show, Tipsy Tuesday, with thousands of fans worldwide. She hates doing dishes and enjoys eating gluten-free lasagna.
Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features original music and lyrics by 6-time Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles ("Brave," "Love Song"), a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson and direction by Tony Award® winner Diane Paulus. "It's an empowering musical of the highest order!" raves the Chicago Tribune.
A true New York City institution, CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you've ever seen. No wonder CHICAGO has been honored with 6 Tony Awards, 2 Olivier Awards, a Grammy® and thousands of standing ovations.
Oklahoma! is back on Broadway for a strictly limited engagement. Seventy-five years after Rodgers & Hammerstein reinvented the American musical, this is Oklahoma! as you've never seen or heard it before, reorchestrated and reimagined for the 21st century. Stripped down to reveal the darker psychological truths at its core, Daniel Fish's production tells a story of a community circling its wagons against an outsider, and the violence of the frontier that shaped America.
It's about your atypical love triangle - between a guy, a girl, and the supercomputer inside the guy’s head that tells him what to do. The guy is desperate to fit in. The girl's dream is to stand out. And the supercomputer just wants to take over the world! The New Yorker raves, "If you fed Dear Evan Hansen to the Little Shop of Horrors plant, you would get BE MORE CHILL." With a Tony Award®-nominated score bursting with addictively catchy earworms, BE MORE CHILL is the mind-bendingly fun hit about the competing voices in all of our heads.
The original Broadway smash-hit production is back to celebrate its 10th anniversary. This five-time Tony Award nominated musical tells the story of a small-town girl, a city boy, and a rock 'n' roll romance on the Sunset Strip with an electric score that features all your favorite ‘80s rock anthems and power ballads.
The boys are coming home! Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City welcomes a four-week residency of Jersey Boys, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. Winner of the 2006 Tony Award for Best Musical, the show follows the rise of four guys from Jersey who became an international sensation, and now they’re returning to the state where it all started.
Winner of 8 Tony Awards, including BEST MUSICAL! Welcome to Hadestown, where a song can change your fate. This show intertwines two mythic tales - that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone - as it invites you on a hell-raising journey to the underworld and back. Hadestown is a haunting and hopeful theatrical experience that grabs you and never lets go.
Based on the 1982 classic film, Toostie tells the story of Michael Dorsey, an out of work actor willing to do anything for a job. When he disguises himself as an outspoken actress named Dorothy Michaels, he defies all odds to become a Broadway sensation.
Entertainment Weekly raves, "You've never seen anything like King Kong on stage. Ever." The modern myth comes alive on Broadway through an innovative mix of robotics, puppetry, music and stagecraft. This "epic, dazzling thrill ride" (Variety) follows the ambitious young actress Ann Darrow and the maverick filmmaker who promises to make her a star. Together, they voyage from the bustling streets of 1930s New York to an uncharted island to capture the world's greatest wonder. At the center of this 21st-century theatrical reimagining: a 20-foot high, 2,000-pound gorilla and the woman who risks everything to help him.
The ghost-with-the-most comes to life on stage in this hilarious new musical based on Tim Burton's dearly beloved film. Starring a cast of Broadway's biggest talents — and even bigger sandworms - Beetlejuice features eye-popping sets, jaw-dropping choreography, and a score that's out of this (Nether)world.
For five years, BEAUTIFUL - The Carole King Musical, has thrilled theatregoers with the inspiring true story of one woman's remarkable journey from teenage songwriter to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. From the string of pop classics she wrote for the biggest acts in music to her own life-changing, chart-busting success with Tapestry, BEAUTIFUL takes you back to where it all began – and takes you on the ride of a lifetime.
The Kimmel Center's ShowStoppers AllStars take the stage to lead Hamiltunes, a sing-along inspired by and covering selections from the 11-time Tony Award winning musical - Hamilton. The Showstoppers AllStars program is a unique leadership and talent development opportunity for musical theater. Meeting twice a week after school, the program maximizes skills in theater, voice, and dance while preparing participants for a city-wide tour to community and school sites.
WICKED, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another young woman, born with emerald-green skin—smart, fiery, misunderstood, and possessing an extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde who is exceptionally popular, their initial rivalry turns into the unlikeliest of friendships…until the world decides to call one "good," and the other one "wicked".
Frozen is melting hearts on Broadway in an all-new production created for the stage by an award-winning team. It features the songs you know and love from the original Oscar®-winning film, plus an expanded score with a dozen new numbers by the film's songwriters. Heralded by The New Yorker as "thrilling" and "genuinely moving," Frozen has emerged as the biggest hit musical of the last two Broadway seasons. An unforgettable theatrical experience filled with sensational special effects, stunning sets and costumes, and powerhouse performances, Frozen is everything you want in a musical: It's moving. It's spectacular. And above all, it’s pure Broadway joy.
BROADWAY SINGS, the concert series the New York Times calls "sheer brilliance", takes pop icons and flips their music to create brand new, unique arrangements and orchestrations. Each installment gathers current and recent Broadway stars with a live band to belt out new versions of the songs you love with a new twist. Since its inception in 2012, Broadway Sings has incorporated over 300 Broadway actors into their shows including Tony Award Winners and Nominees.