West Side Story
The great midcentury musical West Side Story, created by theater masters Leonard Bernstein (music), Stephen Sondheim (lyrics), Arthur Laurents (book) and Jerome Robbins (direction and choreography) hands over its magic to a new generation of innovators in the latest Broadway revival, directed by Ivo van Hove (A View from the Bridge, Network). Van Hove’s cast features a radically inclusive cast of 23 rising players making their Broadway debuts. Video design is by Luke Halls, scenic and lighting design by Jan Versweyveld (Network), and choreography by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker.
Broadway Theatre | 1681 Broadway at 53rd Street
Prime orchestra seats $189.00
Orchestra seats $149.00
Sunday, March 8 at 3:00 PM
Wednesday, March 11 at 8:00 PM
When & Where
Debra Messing (Will & Grace, Outside Mullingar) returns to Broadway in Birthday Candles, a new play by Noah Haidle (Mr. Marmalade), making his Broadway debut. In this Roundabout Theatre Company production, Messing plays the heroine, Ernestine, who finds herself contemplating the meaning of her life on her birthday. The play then expands to show us that life in a flurry of birthdays taking Ernestine from age 17 to 101. The cast also includes Emmy winner Andre Braugher (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Whipping Man). Vivienne Benesch (After the Fall, Belle Epoque) directs.
American Airlines Theatre | 227 West 42nd Street
Orchestra seats $89 - $109
Richard Rodgers Theatre | 226 West 46th Street
Orchestra or front mezzanine seats $273.00