Breaking News: Beatles Concert LET IT BE to Open on Broadway This July
The Fab Four will hit Broadway this summer in Let It Be, a spectacular concert experience direct from London's West End, where it continues its celebrated open-ended run, featuring 40 of The Beatles' greatest hits. Born as a West End production to celebrate the legendary band's 50th anniversary, Let It Be uses state-of-the-art projection technology and 3D sound to put audiences at the heart of The Beatles' meteoric rise from their humble beginnings in Liverpool's Cavern Club, through the heights of Beatlemania, to their later studio masterpieces with live performances of songs including "Twist and Shout," "She Loves You" and "Drive My Car," "Yesterday," "Hey Jude," "Come Together" and, of course, "Let It Be."
LET IT BE will begin previews Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at Broadway's St. James Theatre with opening night slated for Wednesday, July 24th. The show will play a limited engagement through December 29, 2013. American Express Cardmembers can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Wednesday, May 8 at 10am through Wednesday, May 22 at 11:59pm. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Thursday, May 23rd and are available at LetItBeBroadway.com or by calling (212) 239-6200.
LET IT BE kicked off in the fall of 2012 at London's Prince of Wales Theatre, where it recouped its initial investment after just 18 weeks. The show has since moved to The Savoy Theatre, where it continues an open-ended run.
The creative and design team and casting for Let It Be will be announced at a later date.
LET IT BE is produced for Broadway by Jeff Parry/Annerin Productions.
Tickets for Let It Be range from $79 - $135, with $30 general admission tickets available in the Balcony. Premium seating is available, starting at $175. Tickets are available now at LetItBeBroadway.com or by calling (212) 239-6200, and will be available at the St. James Theatre box office beginning Monday, June 24." The playing schedule from July 16 through July 23 is as follows: Tuesday through Friday at 8pm,Saturday at 2pm and 8pm, and Sunday at 2pm and 7pm. The playing schedule beginning July 25 is as follows: Monday at 8pm, Tuesday at 8pm, Thursday at 8pm, Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 2pm and 8pm, andSunday at 2pm and 7pm. Beginning September 3, Tuesday evening performances will be at 7pm.