CHICAGO, THE BOOK OF MORMON, GHOST and More Set for Broward Center's 2013-14 Broadway Season
Broadway Across America - Fort Lauderdale has announced their subscription series presented by Florida Theatrical Association in partnership with the Broward Center for the Performing Arts sponsored by Bank of America.
From the creators of South Park and winner of nine Tony Awards, The Book of Mormon will play a limited three-week engagement November 26-December 22, 2013. Season Subscribers receive priority ticket opportunities to shows so a season subscription is the only way to guarantee seats to The Book of Mormon.
Launching the season October 9 through October 20 will be the winner of 6 Tony Awards, Chicago, Bob Fosse,/John Kander/Fred Ebb's "All That Jazz" ode to the prohibition era of the 20's. Kicking off the New Year is Andrew Lloyd Webber's new production of The Wizard of Oz, arriving January 7 -19. Memphis, the soaring Tony Award-winning Best Musical about the underground world of dance clubs in 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, takes the Broward Center stage from February 25 - March 9. American Idiot, the Tony Award-winning punk rock musical fueled by Green Day's Grammy Award- winning album is set for March 25 - April 6, with GHOST The Musical, based on the Oscar-winning movie plays April 29 - May 11 bringing an emotionally-packed wind-up to the spectacular musical season.
"This stellar Broadway line-up showcases some of the most exciting theatrical productions on tour today. It's a high energy season of musicals - taking us from Chicago to Memphis and even to the Land of Oz," said Kelley Shanley, President & CEO of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Broadway lovers will also have the opportunity to enjoy the new Club Level at the Broward Center this season, an all inclusive VIP experience that is getting fabulous reviews," he added.
Broadway Across America Season Ticket Holders receive exclusive benefits including:
• SAME seats for all season shows.
• Additional ticket purchase privileges for all season shows and specials before the general public.
• Toll-Free VIP phone service including ticket exchanges.
• Free ticket replacement service.
Season tickets for the 2013-2014 Broadway Across America - Fort Lauderdale six-show package are currently available and range from $177 to $570. For faster service, those interested in renewing or purchasing new season tickets can visit www.broadwayacrossamerica.com. Subscribers may also call the Season Ticket Hotline at 800.764.0700. Phone lines are open Monday through Friday, 10am - 5pm. When renewing over the phone or online, season ticket holders must have their account number and credit card. Visit www.BroadwayAcrossAmerica.com for the most up-to date information about touring Broadway.
The 2013-2014 Broadway Across America Fort-Lauderdale six-show lineup is as follows:
October 9 - 20, 2013
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. No wonder CHICAGO has been honored with 6 Tony Awards, 2 Olivier Awards, a Grammy and thousands of standing ovations.
It's also no surprise that CHICAGO has wowed audiences all around the world, from Mexico City to Moscow, from Sao Paulo to South Africa. Whether you're looking for your first Broadway musical, whether you've seen the Academy Award-winning film and want to experience the show live on stage or whether you've seen it before and want to recapture the magic, CHICAGO always delivers.
THE BOOK OF MORMON
November 26 - December 22, 2013
Winner of 9 Tony Awards including Best Musical! From Trey Parker and Matt Stone, four-time Emmy Award-winning creators of "South Park," and Tony Award-winner Robert Lopez, co-creator of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Avenue Q, comes The Book of Mormon, a new Broadway musical that Jon Stewart of The Daily Show describes as, "a crowning achievement, so good it makes me angry" and by Entertainment Weekly as "the funniest musical of all time." Featuring choreography by Tony Award-winner Casey Nicholaw, The Book of Mormon is directed by Nicholaw and Parker. Don't miss your chance to see what Ben Brantley of The New York Times calls "the best musical of this century." Contains explicit language.
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