Everyone looks forward to their first show on Broadway, you plan the outfit you'll wear, the restaurant you'll eat at and even dream of what you'll see on stage. Nothing compares to sitting in the theater and watching the show come alive before your eyes, you'll laugh, cry and be left wanting more.
Not sure what to see on Broadway? This list of top 5 shows will hopefully point you in the right direction.
1 – Phantom of the Opera
A classic must-see on Broadway, the longest running musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber. More than 100 million people have seen it around the world. You won't be disappointed. Songs like the signature “Music of the Night” will capture you from this legendary score penned by Andrew Lloyd Webber. This production is everything you expect out New York City — excitement, astonishing special effects and music befitting such an incredible story.
2 – Matilda The Musical
For any Roald Dahl fan, this is a must see! Who doesn't want to feel like a kid again as you follow Matilda through her rough beginning and as she joins her fellow students to persevere in a story about integrity, honesty and knowledge.
3 – Jersey Boys
Jersey Boys tells the rags-to-riches story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. You’ll be fascinated by these blue-collar kids from the mean streets of Newark turning into one of the most popular groups of their time. This musical is great for those young and old, you'll leave the theater tapping your toes and singing as you reminisce over your favorite parts of the performance.
4 – The Lion King
For any Disney fan young or old you'll love the characters, singing and performances. Follow Simba on his adventure-filled journey to his rightful place as king in the award-winning musical that fuses art and entertainment.
5 – Fiddler on the Roof
Based on the original that premiered in 1965 this latest revival with a full orchestra and a stunning cast it is sure to be one of the best shows on Broadway this season! Enjoy the tale of Tevye, played by five-time Tony Nominee Danny Burstein, as he attempts to uphold traditional values in the face of his three eldest daughters falling in love.
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