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Based on The Once and Future King by T. H. White

This irresistible musical takes you inside the legend of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Arthur's dream of creating a utopian kingdom is complicated by love for his new Queen, Guenevere, and friendship with his favorite knight, Lancelot. A ravishing story of passion, chivalry, and betrayal has a gorgeous score that includes "If Ever I Would Leave You," "What Do the Simple Folk Do?," and, of course, "Camelot."

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022
Following a year that has seen a strong return of audiences to live performances, The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre is looking toward its 29th season of bringing live Broadway-style entertainment to the Frederick stage with the announcement of its 2023 Mainstage Season.   
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by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2022
Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces two virtual Audition Technique and Protocol Workshops, which will be presented by longtime casting director Jamibeth Margolis on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 from 7pm-9pm and by agent Valerie Adami and casting director Bob Kale on Thursday, September 8, 2022 from 7pm-9pm over Zoom.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Sep 6, 2022
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2022
After the Ball, a new album from two-time Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole has been released in physical and digital formats! Listen to the album here! The recording finds Ebersole at the start of a brave new chapter, reflecting on life, love and family now that the last of her three adopted children has flown the nest. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2022
Christine Ebersole is releasing a special new album titled 'After The Ball' on Friday, September 30. BroadwayWorld has your exclusive first listen to the first track released from the album, 'A Sleepin' Bee'.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2022
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by A.A. Cristi - Sep 28, 2022
A new songbook chronicling the works of Pulitzer Prize, Tony, Grammy, and Emmy Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda is currently available for pre-order.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022
La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts and McCoy Rigby Entertainment will present the second show of their 2022-2023 season, the rarely produced and widely acclaimed military masterpiece A FEW GOOD MEN, written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Casey Stangl.  
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2022
Possum Point Players open a year of celebration with “Love Makes the World Go 'Round,” a gala that features music drawn from many musicals performed over the years since 1973. Starting at 6:00 pm, Saturday, Oct. 9, in Possum Hall, those attending will be treated to complimentary Champagne and desserts that reflect themes of some of Possums' favorite productions.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 26, 2022
Lyric Opera of Chicago is presenting Fiddler on the Roof, the North American premiere of an internationally heralded reinvention of the Broadway classic, now on stage at the Lyric Stage through October 7, 2022. Get a first look at footage from the production here!
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 24, 2022
Watch the video Lin Manuel Miranda sent to Norman Lear on his 100th Birthday, featuring a performance of a rewritten version of Al Jolson's 'April Showers.'
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 24, 2022
Algonquin Arts Theatre (Pamela Ward-Executive Director) has announced the cast and creative team for its fall musical, Man of La Mancha. The show will run at Algonquin Arts Theatre from October 14 through October 23.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022
Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3 will present the world premiere production of YOUR OWN PERSONAL EXEGESIS, a new play by Julia May Jonas, directed by Annie Tippe, which will begin performances Saturday, November 19 and run for six weeks only through Saturday, December 31 at the Claire Tow Theater.  Opening night is Monday, December 5.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2022
Music Theater Works has announced the cast and creative team for Camelot at the North Theatre in the North Shore Center For The Performing Arts In Skokie, 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, October 20 - November 13. 
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2022
Opening Burning Coal Theatre Company's 2022-2023 season, A  Great Big Wooly Mammoth Thawing From The Ice is a world premiere by London based playwright Tatty Hennessy.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022
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by Team BWW - Sep 18, 2022
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Dear Evan Hansen, the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning musical, will play its final Broadway performance on Sunday, September 18, 2022, almost six years after it opened at the Music Box Theatre.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2022
Leopoldstadt officially begins previews on Broadway tonight, September 14. Get to know the cast bringing this play to the stage!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 12, 2022
On Tuesday, October 11 at 8:00 p.m., Carnegie Hall presents “The President's Own” United States Marine Band in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage.
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 11, 2022
Write Out Loud - an organization founded in 2007 with a commitment to inspire, challenge and entertain by reading literature aloud for a live audience announces CLASSICS the first production in their Season XVI on Monday, September 19th at the Old Town Theatre.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2022
Leapin’ Lizards! The full cast and creative team has been announced for the all-new tour of the iconic Tony Award®-winning musical ANNIE. In the title role of Annie is Ellie Pulsifer, a 12-year-old actress from South Florida, making her tour debut. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2022
Lyric Opera of Chicago is presenting Fiddler on the Roof, the North American premiere of an internationally heralded reinvention of the Broadway classic, now on stage at the Lyric Stage through October 7, 2022. Watch 'Do You Love Me?' here!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2022
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022
The Muny's Tuesday, July 26 performance of Legally Blonde The Musical, which opened last night, will be postponed due to flooding in Forest Park and on The Muny campus caused by record-breaking rainfall overnight. See photos here!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022
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by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2022
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2022
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by Kay Kudukis - Aug 29, 2022
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 29, 2022
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2022
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by Michael Major - Aug 23, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2022
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by A.A. Cristi - Aug 2, 2022
A brand-new version of a timeless legend takes the stage September 9 through October 9 as Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) presents Lerner and Loewe's royal masterpiece, Camelot. Winner of four Tony awards in its original production, CCCT's production features an eight-person ensemble cast in the iconic tale of Arthur and his Knights, and the ill-fated romance between Lancelot and Guenevere.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2022
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by - Aug 18, 2022
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2022
Theater Resources Unlimited will present Meet the Coaches, during which actors can meet more than 10 monologue and music coaches, plus accompanists, who will share their methods and then meet individuals in breakout rooms.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced that beloved Broadway stars Ali Ewoldt and Jimmy Smagula will join host Kyle Barisich on the the Bay Street stage for the Music Mondays performance of Sip & Sing LIVE! on Monday, August 29, at 8 p.m.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater proudly presents The Revolutionists by Lauren Gunderson, directed by Megan Nussle. Performances are Tuesdays through Sundays, August 27 - September 17 on the Julie Harris Stage. Performances are at 8 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday. Preview performances at 7:30 p.m. on August 25 and 26 are discounted and open to the public.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022
Tony Award-winning director Bartlett Sher recently sat down with the White House Historical Association to discuss the portrayal of American history in theater. Sher gives insight into his new collaboration with screenwriter Aaron Sorkin of a new version of Camelot on Broadway, and more.  Watch here!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2022
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by HaleyJane Rose - Aug 10, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2022
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022
Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston announced the cast for Pippin, the 2nd and final production in the company’s Summer 2022 season. Running from August 5-13, 2022 at the Robinson Theatre.

Camelot Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of Camelot have their been?
Camelot has had 22 productions including Broadway which opened in 1960, Broadway which opened in 1960, US Tour which opened in 1963, US Tour which opened in 1963, West End which opened in 1964, Broadway which opened in 1980, Broadway which opened in 1980, US Tour which opened in 1980, Broadway which opened in 1981, Broadway which opened in 1981, US Tour which opened in 1982, West End which opened in 1982, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1991, Broadway which opened in 1993, Broadway which opened in 1993, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 2003, Regional (US) which opened in 2003, West End which opened in 2004, Regional (US) which opened in 2005, US Tour which opened in 2007, Washington, DC (Regional) which opened in 2018 and Broadway which opened in 9999.

What productions of Camelot have their been?
Camelot has had 23 productions including Broadway which opened in 1960, Broadway which opened in 1960, US Tour which opened in 1963, US Tour which opened in 1963, West End which opened in 1964, Broadway which opened in 1980, Broadway which opened in 1980, US Tour which opened in 1980, Broadway which opened in 1981, Broadway which opened in 1981, US Tour which opened in 1982, West End which opened in 1982, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1991, Broadway which opened in 1993, Broadway which opened in 1993, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 2003, Regional (US) which opened in 2003, West End which opened in 2004, Regional (US) which opened in 2005, US Tour which opened in 2007, Washington, DC (Regional) which opened in 2018, Broadway which opened in 2023 and Broadway which opened in 9999.

What songs are in Camelot and what's the order?
Parade
I Wonder What the King Is Doing Tonight
The Simple Joys of Maidenhood
Camelot
Follow Me
C'est Moi
The Lusty Month of May
Then You May Take Me to the Fair
How to Handle a Woman
The Jousts
Before I Gaze at You Again
If Ever I Would Leave You
The Seven Deadly Virtues
What Do the Simple Folk Do?
The Persuasion
Fie on Goodness
I Loved You Once in Silence
Guenevere
The Quests
Face to Face
Overture
March
I Wonder What The King Is Doing Tonight
The Simple Joys of Maidenhood
Camelot
Follow Me
C'est Moi
The Lusty Month of May
How To Handle A Woman
Before I Gaze at You Again
If Ever I Would Leave You
The Seven Deadly Virtues
What Do The Simple Folk Do?
Fie On Goodness
I Loved You Once In Silence
Guenevere
Finale
March
I Wonder What The King Is Doing Tonight
The Simple Joys of Maidenhood
Camelot
C'est Moi
The Lusty Month of May
How To Handle A Woman
Before I Gaze at You Again
If Ever I Would Leave You
The Seven Deadly Virtues
Fie On Goodness
What Do The Simple Folk Do?
I Loved You Once In Silence
Guenevere
Finale

What is the order of songs in Camelot and what's the order?
Parade
I Wonder What the King Is Doing Tonight
The Simple Joys of Maidenhood
Camelot
Follow Me
C'est Moi
The Lusty Month of May
Then You May Take Me to the Fair
How to Handle a Woman
The Jousts
Before I Gaze at You Again
If Ever I Would Leave You
The Seven Deadly Virtues
What Do the Simple Folk Do?
The Persuasion
Fie on Goodness
I Loved You Once in Silence
Guenevere
The Quests
Face to Face
Overture
March
I Wonder What The King Is Doing Tonight
The Simple Joys of Maidenhood
Camelot
Follow Me
C'est Moi
The Lusty Month of May
How To Handle A Woman
Before I Gaze at You Again
If Ever I Would Leave You
The Seven Deadly Virtues
What Do The Simple Folk Do?
Fie On Goodness
I Loved You Once In Silence
Guenevere
Finale
March
I Wonder What The King Is Doing Tonight
The Simple Joys of Maidenhood
Camelot
C'est Moi
The Lusty Month of May
How To Handle A Woman
Before I Gaze at You Again
If Ever I Would Leave You
The Seven Deadly Virtues
Fie On Goodness
What Do The Simple Folk Do?
I Loved You Once In Silence
Guenevere
Finale

What productions of Camelot have there been?
Camelot has had 23 productions including Broadway which opened in 1960, Broadway which opened in 1960, US Tour which opened in 1963, US Tour which opened in 1963, West End which opened in 1964, Broadway which opened in 1980, Broadway which opened in 1980, US Tour which opened in 1980, Broadway which opened in 1981, Broadway which opened in 1981, US Tour which opened in 1982, West End which opened in 1982, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1991, Broadway which opened in 1993, Broadway which opened in 1993, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 2003, Regional (US) which opened in 2003, West End which opened in 2004, Regional (US) which opened in 2005, US Tour which opened in 2007, Washington, DC (Regional) which opened in 2018, Broadway which opened in 2023 and Broadway which opened in 9999.