Hamilton the Musical

We’re not sure there’s ever been more excitement for the Broadway Across America lineup making its way to Indianapolis. And now that tickets are on sale, let the buying frenzy begin!

While we already knew the names of the shows coming this year, dates have finally been announced and tickets are now on sale for a 2019-2020 season headlined by a production of Hamilton in December. Other productions coming to town are Fiddler on The Roof,  Come From Away, The Play that Goes Wrong, Cats, and Anastasia.

Right now, you have to buy season tickets. Individual seats won’t go on sale until closer to the actual show dates. Packages run from roughly $250 - $750 for all six shows. Head over to Broadway Indianapolis to see if there are any seats left.

Here's what we know so far via a press release:

 

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Fiddler on The Roof

  • Oct. 1 - 6
  • Murat at Old National Centre
  • The original production won ten Tony Awards, including a special Tony for becoming the longest-running Broadway musical of all time. You’ll be there when the sun rises on this new production, with stunning movement and dance from acclaimed Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter, based on the original staging by Jerome Robbins. A wonderful cast and a lavish orchestra tell this heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and the timeless traditions that define faith and family.

 

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 Hamilton

  • Dec. 10 - 29, 2019
  • Murat at Old National Centre
  • According to Obama, it totally lives up to the hype. In case you hadn’t heard, Hamilton is the story of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway. It is, as the kids say, “the story of America then, as told by America now."

 


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Come From Away

  • Jan. 21 - 26, 2020
  • Clowes Memorial Hall
  • The remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them on 9/11. Cultures clashed and nerves ran night, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships. Written by Tony nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by this year’s Tony Award-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley. 

 


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The Play That Goes Wrong

  • Feb. 25 - March 1, 2020
  • Clowes Memorial Hall
  • What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’d get The Play That Goes Wrong, Broadway and London’s award-winning smash comedy! Called “a gut-busting hit” by The New York Times and “the funniest play Broadway has ever seen” by HuffPost, this classic murder mystery is chock-full of mishaps and madcap mania.

 


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 Cats

  • March 31 - April 5, 2020
  • Clowes Memorial Hall
  • Winner of 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Cats tells the story of one magical night when an extraordinary tribe of cats gathers for its annual ball to rejoice and decide which cat will be reborn. The original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber (The Phantom of the Opera, School of Rock, Sunset Boulevard), original scenic and costume design by John Napier (Les Misérables), new choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) based on the original choreography by Gillian Lynne (Phantom) and direction by Trevor Nunn (Les Misérables) make this production a new Cats for a new generation!

 


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Anastasia

  • May 26 - 31, 2020
  • Murat Theatre at Old National Centre
  • Be transported from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, asa brave young woman sets out to discover the mystery of her past. Anastasia features a book by celebrated playwright Terrence McNally, a lush new score by Stephen Flaherty (music) and Lynn Ahrens (lyrics) with direction by Tony Award winner Darko Tresnjak.

 



The King and I

As part of the current season, The King and I comes to Clowes Hall March 5, 2019

If you don’t want to wait that long to see a Broadway show in Indianapolis, there are still three more productions coming to town in the next few months as part of the current 2018-19 season.

School of Rock

  • Jan. 29 - Feb 3, 2019
  • Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage.

Waitress

  • April 23 - 28, 2019
  • Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, Waitress tells the story of Jenna – a waitress and expert pie maker, Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. Featuring original music and lyrics by 6-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles (“Brave,” “Love Song”), a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam) and direction by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus (Pippin, Finding Neverland).

The King and I

  • March 5 - 10, 2019
  • Two worlds collide in this “breathtaking and exquisite” (The New York Times) musical, based on the 2015 Tony Award-winning Lincoln Center Theater production. One of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s finest works, The King and I boasts beloved classics as “Getting To Know You,”“I Whistle a Happy Tune,”“Hello Young Lovers,”“Shall We Dance” and “Something Wonderful.”

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