Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Box Office Opening Sales Going to Hurricane Relief; Jimmy Buffett to Appear!

Escape to Margaritaville

Jimmy Buffett himself will be on hand to help officially open the Escape to Margaritaville box office (Marquis Theatre, 210 West 46th Street) this Friday, December 8 at 10:00am.

As part of the production's ongoing hurricane relief efforts, $5 of every ticket purchase made at the box office on Friday, December 8, will be donated to One America Appeal, a non-profit organization founded by all five living former U.S. Presidents to aid hurricane victims in the U.S. and in the Caribbean. To date, the show has raised more than $110,000 for hurricane relief.

Escape to Margaritaville completed its pre-Broadway tour in Chicago this past Saturday, December 2. The show received its World Premiere steps from the ocean at La Jolla Playhouse this past spring, and embarked on a pre-Broadway tour playing New Orleans' Saenger Theatre, Houston's Hobby Center, and Chicago's Oriental Theatre. Previews for the Broadway engagement begin Friday, February 16, 2018, ahead of a Thursday, March 15 Opening Night.

It was recently announced that the Original Broadway Cast Recording of Escape to Margaritaville will be released on Mailboat Records both digitally and on CD the morning of the show's first Broadway performance, Friday, February 16, 2018.

The cast of Escape to Margaritaville includes Paul Alexander Nolan, Alison Luff, Lisa Howard, Eric Petersen, Rema Webb, Don Sparks, Andre Ward, Matt Allen, Tessa Alves, Sara Andreas, Tiffany Adeline Cole, Marjorie Failoni, Samantha Farrow,Steven Good, Angela Grovey, Albert Guerzon, Keely Hutton, Justin Keats, Mike Millan, Justin Mortelliti, Ryann Redmond, Jennifer Rias, Julius Anthony Rubio, Nick Sanchez, Ian Michael Stuart, and Brett Thiele.

Escape to Margaritaville is the musical comedy featuring both original songs and the most-loved Jimmy Buffett classics, including "Come Monday," "Volcano," "Cheeseburger in Paradise," and many more. With a book by Emmy Award winner Greg Garcia ("My Name Is Earl," "Raising Hope") and Emmy Award nominee Mike O'Malley ("Survivor's Remorse," "Shameless"), this new production is choreographed by Tony Award nominee Kelly Devine (Come From Away, Rock of Ages) and directed by Tony Award winner and La Jolla Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley (Come From Away, Memphis).

The creative team includes Scenic Designer Walt Spangler, Tony Award-winning Costume Designer Paul Tazewell, two-time Tony Award-winning Lighting Designer Howell Binkley, two-time Tony Award-winning Sound Designer Brian Ronan, Tony Award nominee Christopher Jahnke as Music Supervisor, and Foresight Theatrical as General Management. Casting by Telsey + Company / Rachel Hoffman, CSA.

Escape to Margaritaville is produced on Broadway by Frank Marshall, Rich Entertainment Group, Anita Waxman, Grove Entertainment, James L. Nederlander, Jeremiah J. Harris & Darren P. DeVerna, Linda G. Scott, John H. Tyson, The Shubert Organization, Latitude Link, John Morgan, Roy Furman, Jeffrey A. Sine, AC Orange Entertainment, Arlene Scanlan & Witzend Productions, Terry Allen Kramer, Universal Music Group & Scott Landis, Kevin J. Kinsella, Independent Presenters Network & Al Nocciolino, SeaHenry Productions & Skolnick•Dagen, JAM Theatricals and La Jolla Playhouse.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride / WM Photos



Related Stories

More Hot Stories For You


The Lowry Welcomes Over 4,500 Visitors To Its Free Open Day 2022
August 11, 2022

On Sunday 7th August over 4,500+ visitors were welcomed through The Lowry's doors for its annual free Open Day.  

THE JUNKIE MIRACLES Comes to The Gaiety Next Month
August 11, 2022

Showcasing part of the Gaiety's Culture Collective programme, The Junkie Miracles is a rehearsed reading of a new play by Des Dillon, based on harrowing experiences of recovery. These intertwined and heart-breaking stories have four addicts tumbling into the abyss and only four miracles can save them.  

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For SILENCE at the Donmar Warehouse
August 11, 2022

All new rehearsal photos have been released  for the upcoming co-production with the Donmar Warehouse and Tara Theatre of Silence, a new play adapted from Kavita Puri’s Partition Voices: Untold British Stories by Sonali Bhattacharyya, Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti, Ishy Din and Alexandra Wood, to mark the 75th anniversary of the Partition of India.

Forever Fest Returns To Toronto In Support Of Legacy Of Hope Foundation
August 11, 2022

Forever Fest presented by Percy Ellis Developments returns for its second annual event on September 30 to October 2, 2022. The event takes place at Maple Leaf Forever Park. Tickets go on sale today (August 11, 2022) at 11:00 a.m. Forever Fest has committed to donating 100% of proceeds to the national Indigenous charity, Legacy of Hope Foundation (LHF).

Cast and Crew Announced For THE GREAT AMERICAN MOUSICAL at Music Mondays
August 11, 2022

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced the cast and crew of the Music Mondays staged reading of The Great American Mousical, with music by Zina Goldrich, lyrics by Marcy Heisler, and book by Hunter Bell. Directed by Julie Andrews, this once-in-a-lifetime benefit performance will take place in Sag Harbor.