Broadway Across America – Seattle Announces Season 19/20

Broadway Across America Seattle and the Seattle Theatre Group (STG) just announced their 2019/20 Season and it is looking spectacular!

Miss Saigon
October 29 – November 03, 2019

Based on Giacomo Puccini’s opera Madame Butterfly, this epic love story by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg features a re-imagined production by Cameron MacKintosh that  recently played on Broadway and London.

The Hard Nut
December 6 – 15, 2019

An enchanting re-imagining of the classic fable THE NUTCRACKER. This retro modern dance piece from the Mark Morris Dance Company is a full scale dance performance and an exciting departure from the touring Broadway productions.

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical
December 31, 2019 – January 5, 2020

She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. But what the world didn’t know was how Donna Summer risked it all to break through barriers, becoming the icon of an era and the inspiration for every music diva who followed.

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical takes us through Donna Summer’s tumultuous life, tempestuous loves, and mega-watt musical hits. Spend the night in her electrifying universe.

Fiddler on the Roof
January 14 – 19, 2020

Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher and the team behind South Pacific, The King and I and 2017 Tony-winning Best Play Oslo, bring a fresh and authentic vision to this beloved theatrical masterpiece from Tony winner Joseph Stein and Pulitzer Prize winners Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick. Featuring a talented cast, lavish orchestra and stunning movement and dance from Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter, based on the original staging by Jerome Robbins, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF will introduce a new generation to the uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!

Disney’s Frozen
February 7 – March 1, 2020

Based on the hit Disney film, Frozen brings magic to the stage featuring music and lyrics by award-winning tea Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez with a book by Jennifer Lee. A certified hit on Broadway, Frozen takes the adventure on the road!

The Play that Goes Wrong
April 21 – 26, 2020

The time is right to see THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway’s funniest smash hit! This Olivier Award-winning comedy is a hilarious hybrid of Monty Python and Sherlock Holmes. Welcome to opening night of The Murder at Haversham Manor where things are quickly going from bad to utterly disastrous. With an unconscious leading lady, a corpse that can’t play dead, and actors who trip over everything (including their lines), it’s “A RIOTOUS EXPLOSION OF COMEDY!” (The Daily Beast) and “TONS OF FUN FOR ALL AGES!” (HuffPost).

June 16 – 21, 2020

From the Tony Award®-winning creators of the Broadway classic Ragtime and inspired by the beloved film, Anastasia features a book by celebrated playwright Terrence McNally, a lush, new score by Stephen Flaherty (music) and Lynn Ahrens (lyrics), and direction by Tony Award®-winning director Darko Tresnjak.

Mean Girls
August 4 – 9, 2020

Based on the 2004 film of the same name, which, in turn, was inspired by the book Queen Bees and Wannabes by Rosalind Wiseman, Mean Girls is a musical with music by Jeff Richmond, lyrics by Nell Benjamin, and a book by Tina Fey, who also wrote the screenplay.  Directed by Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon, Aladdin), Mean Girls is sure to be a hilarious romp!

Chicago (Season Option)
September 19 – 22, 2019

The longest running American musical in Broadway history continues to delight audiences across the world!

A true New York City institution, CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you’ve ever seen.

The Book of Mormon (Season Option)
May 19 – 31, 2020

Winner of 9 Tony awards including best musical!  From the twisted minds of South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon, co-directed by Parker and Casey Nicholaw features music by Robert Lopez (Frozen) giving you an unforgettable show that will surely push buttons and have you in laughing in the aisles!

STG and Broadway Across America’s 2019/20 season all plays at the Paramount Theater

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