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EIGHT NEW SHOWS JOIN THE BROADWAY COLLECTION
All Broadway Collection Shows Can Be Booked In The UK Before Travel
The Broadway Collection – a group of the most popular shows in New York – now has eight new members, all of which can be booked by holidaymakers to the US before they travel – like all Broadway Collection shows.
The new shows that will be opening this year are: Waitress, A Bronx Tale The Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, Holiday Inn and Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812. Following in 2017 will be Anastasia, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Miss Saigon.
Waitress is a new American musical currently on Broadway. With Music & Lyrics by five-time Grammy Award nominee Sara Bareilles, it has received critical acclaim as the first Broadway musical in history to feature four women in the essential creative team roles. Caught in a loveless marriage, main character Jenna must find the courage to pursue both her dreams and new love, as her friends serve up recipes for happiness.
Robert De Nirowill co-direct A Bronx Tale, set to open December 1st. A streetwise musical set in The Bronx in the1960's, it will feature a doo-wop score and weave the tale of a son caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he'd love to be.
Meanwhile, Dear Evan Hansen will tell the story of an isolated teen with social anxiety who creates a fake friendship with a deceased classmate to foster a connection with the grieving family. The production will open for Broadway previews November 14 and has been called ‘a new story for the digital age’.
On September 1, performances of Holiday Inn: The New Irving Berlin Musical will begin, as a part of Roundabout Theater Company's 2016‐2017 Season. The musical will feature over 20 classic songs from the Irving Berlin catalogue including “Steppin’ Out With My Baby,” It centers on a farmhouse turned Inn in Connecticut, where new associates and friends Jim and Linda put on performances at each holiday. This is disrupted when an outsider discovers Linda's talent and attempts to steal her away to be his Hollywood dance partner.
Last but not least, blazing into Broadway's Imperial Theater for previews on October 18th will be Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812. Created by Dave Malloy, "The Great Comet" is an adaptation of a 70-page excerpt from Tolstoy's War and Peace. Set in Moscow, the epic tale of romance and passion will star Josh Groban in his Broadway debut. The set design will put audiences inches from the action.
The Broadway Collection is a group of top New York shows that is promoted internationally, and have tickets available in the UK through the following tour operators and agents:
- Attraction World: www.attractionworld.com
- Attraction Tickets Direct: www.attraction-tickets-direct.co.u
- Encore Tickets: www.encoretickets.co.uk
- Lastminute.com: www.Lastminute.com
- TUI Travel: www.tuitravel.com
- Virgin Holidays: www.virginholidadys.co.uk
- Titan Travel (Acromas Group): www.titantravel.co.uk
- Superbreak: www.superbreak.com
About Broadway Inbound and The Broadway Collection
The Broadway Collection is a marketing and sales initiative of Broadway Inbound, a company specializing in travel industry and wholesale ticket distribution for live theatrical events around the United States. A Shubert Organization company with decades of experience in the theatre industry, travel, and wholesale ticket distribution, Broadway Inbound specializes in FIT sales of Broadway shows and provides industry-leading technology to give wholesale partners access to extensive inventory direct from venue box offices' primary ticketing systems. The Broadway Collection was created in response to a huge demand for Broadway throughout the global travel industry and features The Metropolitan Opera, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, The New York Philharmonic, Roundabout Theater Company and 30 distinctive, top tier shows. Unparalleled experience in wholesale theatre ticketing, marketing, and operations makes Broadway Inbound a perfect partner for distributors in travel, tourism and more.
Please visit www.broadwaycollection.com for more information on the current season of Broadway musicals.
For more information please contact:
T: 020 7831 0023
M: 07872 606024