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Carnival! - 1993 - Off-Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on the novela The Love of Seven Dolls by Paul Gallico and the film adaptation by Helen Deutsch


Theatre at St. Peter's Church

About the Theatre
(New York, NY)
Citicorp Center (619 Lexington Ave. at 54th St.)
by Michael Major - May 31, 2022
ENHYPEN’s HEESEUNG surprised global fans by dropping a solo cover of “Off My Face.” ENHYPEN released a video of HEESEUNG covering “Off My Face” via the band’s official social media channels on May 30. Included in Justin Bieber’s album Justice, “Off My Face” is a track that has received massive popularity worldwide since its release in March 2021. 
by Michael Major - May 31, 2022
ENHYPEN’s HEESEUNG surprised global fans by dropping a solo cover of “Off My Face.” ENHYPEN released a video of HEESEUNG covering “Off My Face” via the band’s official social media channels on May 30. Included in Justin Bieber’s album Justice, “Off My Face” is a track that has received massive popularity worldwide since its release in March 2021. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022
Performances begin tomorrow, Wednesday, June 1 for the Broadway musical Sister Act at Paper Mill Playhouse. Sister Act features music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner, and additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 29, 2022
Jefferson Performing Arts Society proudly announces its 45th season mainstage directors, featuring directors based in New Orleans, New York, and San Antonio. Several directors are returning to JPAS after directing or performing with JPAS in recent seasons; two make their JPAS directorial debut this season. The following overview includes shows that are part of JPAS mainstage season subscription packages, currently on sale. Single ticket sales open June 6th for all 45th season shows. For a full schedule of the entire 2022-2023 season which includes season specials such as ballets, concerts, and other special performances in addition to those listed below, please visit
by Marissa Tomeo - May 29, 2022
Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are proudly open this June with a full slate of nightly performances! At Birdland Jazz Club, catch the Liebman, Brecker, Copland Quintet, Greg Ruvolo Big Band, Yellowjackets, Terraza Big Band, Anita Gillette and Lee Roy Reams, Frank Catalano Quartet, Danilo Perez & His Global Messengers, New London Big Band, Stacey Kent, Ron Aprea Big Band, Linda Lavin and Tuck & Patti.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022
Experience the magic of live entertainment with Gettysburg College’s Majestic Theater during the 2022-2023 Celebrity Season, kicking off this August. The monumental season lineup includes legendary performances by world-renowned musicians, awe-inspiring dance shows, a magician, live theater, and the first-ever film festival dedicated to the films of Ken Burns. Tickets go on sale Friday, June 17 to the general public. Majestic members can access ticket pre-sales starting Monday, June 13.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2022
Shakespeare's Globe has announced the cast and company for Midsummer Mechanicals opening in Sam Wanamaker Playhouse 28 July – 21 August.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2022
Tony Award Nominee, EMILY SKINNER (The Cher Show, Prince of Broadway, Side Show, The Full Monty) returns by popular demand in her critically acclaimed musical carnival ride of a show.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022
​​​​​​​The long awaited 62nd Annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival, “Celebrating Essential Workers,” made its triumphal return May 27 – 30, 2022, after a two-year hiatus due to the worldwide health pandemic. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022
The sun is shining brighter, the days are getting longer and the love is getting stronger. It’s springtime, and festival season in la belle province is gearing up — meaning that ShazamFest, the fantastic four-day festival full of fun fit for both families and fanatics, is back to put the cherry on your sundae and the gravy on your poutine!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 5, 2022
Step right up and show your support for Asheville's home for new plays. Dress to the theme (yes, there's a contest!) and join the fun as we gather for an exciting evening of dinner and dancing, daring deeds, playful performances, silliness and celebration. Test your skill with our carnival games! Try your luck in our raffle! Feel the thrill of bidding in our live auction!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022
The classic 1987 motion picture fantasy bursts onto the stage in the unforgettable theatrical experience. Book by John Weidman, Music by David Shire, Lyrics by Richard Maltby, Jr. / Featuring a witty, moving and insightful book by John Weidman (Assassins; Pacific Overtures; Road Show) and a score by David Shire and Richard Maltby, Jr. (Baby; Closer than Ever; Starting Here, Starting Now).
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2022
Get a first look at photos and video of Sister Act, now playing through Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). The cast features Nicole Vanessa Ortiz as Deloris Van Cartier, and more.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2022
Paper Mill has announced the return of its popular Brookside Cabaret starting Wednesday, June 29. The outdoor series features world-class performers and fine dining under the stars at the F.M. Kirby Carriage House Restaurant. 
by Atlantic Theater Company - Jun 29, 2022
Writer and actor Kyle Dunn blogs about his experience at the Atlantic Acting School Summer Intensive in 2020. Atlantic’s Summer Intensive invites actors to our studios in New York City for an immersive six weeks. Through scene study, script analysis, and rehearsal, students study Practical Aesthetics, Atlantic’s signature acting technique, and take weekly guest classes from working industry professionals.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022
Jazz at Lincoln Center announced the organization’s 35th season of concerts featuring JALC’s customary mix of American-premiere commissions and exclusive collaborations by iconic guest artists from across the globe, as well as celebrations of milestones and major figures in jazz and its related genres.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022
Kane Repertory Theatre, in partnership with the St. Charles Park District, will present a live outdoor production of the Shakespeare classic Twelfth Night at the Historic Pavilion on the Fox River. The play is directed by Northwestern MFA Directing candidate Katie Lupica.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2022
The Pageant of the Masters in Laguna Beach takes off for a journey around the globe with this summer's production of Wonderful World from July 7 to September 2.
by Peter Nason - Jun 25, 2022
Director Scott Cooper has done it again with this incredible production!
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 24, 2022
Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. 
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022
Future Spotlight Productions, in collaboration with KidZania London, present their next film, a modern musical remake of Jack and The Beanstalk. Featuring remixed pop classics to show-stopping musical numbers, this live production full of twists and turns features Strictly Come Dancing star Joanne Clifton and original SIX queen, Natalie Paris.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022
The Sieminski Theater at the Fellowship Cultural Arts Center in Basking Ridge welcomes New Jersey Festival Orchestra to the stage for their production of An American AND Paris and The Jersey Tenors™.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022
From 12 - 14 August, Journeys Festival International will celebrate its tenth anniversary in Leicester's city centre with style. The free festival will offer people a magnificent weekend, filling the streets with curious characters and superb outdoor arts shows.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2022
 Hennepin Theatre Trust is celebrating Heart of Hennepin with its second in a series of four centennial-focused exhibits entitled LGBTQIA+ History on Hennepin on display now in Jack Link’s Legend Lounge in The Hennepin event center (900 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis).
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2022
Madison Lyric Stage will present Stephen Schwartz’s musical comedy Pippin, July 21-31.  The production will be presented inside MLS’s brand-new tent on the grounds of Madison’s Deacon John Grave House and will have a big-top carnival theme.  
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2022
Dance Umbrella, London's annual international contemporary dance festival has today announced the full programme for 2022. Bringing the world's most exciting international contemporary talent to stages across London, and online for audiences worldwide, this year's programme has a particular focus on intersectional, diverse, innovative, international and national female dancemakers.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2022
The College of Magic's always popular Children's Magic Festival is back! This exciting school holiday event makes a fantastical return to the Mother City from 13 to 16 July 2022, themed to witches, wizards and magical creatures.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2022
Area Stage Company invites guests into the enchanted world of Broadway classic, Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Every year a whole new generation discovers the magic behind the castle walls, and now, with special permission from Disney, you may be our guest at the Arsht Center for an immersive theatrical experience!  
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 20, 2022
Popejoy Hall will present two musicals still running on Broadway as well as a couple of well-known stars as part of its 2022-2023 season. The season includes 21 shows overall with a total of 50 performances from October 6, 2022 through June 11, 2023.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2022
City Theatre and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County will  present BOB MARLEY'S THREE LITTLE BIRDS. This jammin' musical featuring the timeless music and lyrics of Bob Marley is based on the children's book (Every Little Thing) by his daughter Cedella Marley.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2022
Hot Chocolate’s lead vocalist Kennie Simon is set to join the line-up for what is guaranteed to be an unmissable night of music at this summer’s Hale Barns Carnival.
by Michael Major - Jun 17, 2022
The video is a live narration of the track, which showcases an authentic MØ performance that is full of genuine passion and punk energy. MØ enlisted friends and long-time collaborators Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa, Katy Perry, Ellie Goulding) and Noonie Bao (Halsey, Charli XCX, Carly Rae Jepsen) to help flesh out her original song workings.
by Marina Kennedy - Jun 17, 2022
The Two River Theater playwright-in-residence, Madeleine George has collaborated with director Sara Holdren to create a stunning new translation of Anton Chekhov’s beloved classic, Three Sisters.   
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2022
Today, The Story Pirates announced a content partnership with The WNET Group's summer learning and exploration series Camp TV, which returns for Season 3 on public television stations nationwide beginning on Friday, July 1.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022
Hot on the heels of Audra McDonald’s sold-out show at Town Hall over Memorial Day Weekend, Producing Artistic Director Mark Cortale will kick-off his Provincetown Art House & Town Hall regular summer season with his largest and most ambitious lineup to-date of music and comedy superstars for summer 2022.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022
Two legendary Broadway stars stormed the Birdland stage on Monday night, and photographer Kevin Alvey was there to catch the fun.  The famed music room was thrilled to present leading lady Anita Gillette in concert with iconic song-and-dance man Lee Roy Reams on Monday, June 13. Check out photos from the night!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022
Lush, lyrical, and romantic works by Latin American and Spanish composers will be showcased in the Schwabacher Summer Concert, when the young artists of the 2022 Merola Opera Program perform vibrant operatic scenes by distinguished composers Daniel Catán, Manuel de Falla, Osvaldo Golijov, and Amadeo Vives.
by Debbie Hall - Jun 14, 2022
The iconic Las Vegas Strip’s first permanent digital art museum, PERCEPTION Las Vegas, has opened to the public. The immersive and high-tech installations debuted with the world premiere of Leonardo: The Universal Man, chronicling the life and works of Leonardo da Vinci.
by Michael Major - Jun 14, 2022
The film includes Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Raquel Cassidy, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Kevin Doyle, Michael Fox, Joanne Froggatt, Harry Hadden-Paton, Robert James-Collier, Allen Leech, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Tuppence Middleton, Lesley Nichol, Maggie Smith, Imelda Staunton, Penelope Wilton. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 13, 2022
London's biggest nightclub unveils another irresistible run of events covering a broad spectrum of sounds over summer. Studio 338 will host cutting edge in-house parties like HOME with Raresh, Sepp, Cap, Lamache, a grand Space Mini Summer Festival with Kings of Tomorrow live (feat. Julie McKnight), James Zabiela, a special Release Summer Mini Festival  with Tania Vulcano, Steve Lawler and more with the likes of Toolroom, Hospitality Records, Garage Solstice, a Sankeys Bank Holiday Festival and plenty of others. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 13, 2022
ShipRocked has announced Parkway Drive as the co-headliner for the 2023 cruise, joining Falling In Reverse atop a bill that includes Nothing More, Skillet, Suicidal Tendencies, Motionless In White, grandson, Ayron Jones and over a dozen others. The January 22-28, 2023 sailing on Carnival Magic will feature Parkway Drive's first American performance since spring of 2019.
by Franco Milazzo - Jun 13, 2022
Highly physical, beautifully danced and sexy as all hell, Sir Matthew Bourne’s acclaimed ballet The Car Man made its debut in 2000 and now returns to London with an imaginative new staging at the Royal Albert Hall.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2022
The June Bingham New Playwright Commission honors the legacy of the late artist and playwright June Bingham by providing support to a new generation of early-career women/femme and/or non-binary storytellers as they seek to create work that creates change.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2022
Get ready to kick up your heels and warm up this winter with a sparkling program of the best and boldest performers at the 22nd Adelaide Cabaret Festival, starting tonight at Adelaide Festival Centre.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2022
“The Carnival,” a display of multimedia paintings by Gettysburg College alum Sarah Jacobs, is on display at the Majestic Theater's art gallery now through the end of August.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2022
FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW will welcome Tony Award® nominee Emily Skinner (The Cher Show, Prince of Broadway, Side Show, The Full Monty). She returns by popular demand in her critically-acclaimed musical carnival ride of a show.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2022
BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present Tony Award winner Linda Lavin in a special concert celebrating her most recent solo album, Love Notes, on Monday, June 27 at 7:00 PM. Ms. Lavin will be joined on stage (as on the album) by her longtime collaborator, pianist and singer Billy Stritch.
by Michael Major - Jun 1, 2022
Chicago-based singer-songwriter-pianist Neal Francis has shared a creative new video for “Prometheus,” one of the many highlights found on his acclaimed 2021 album, In Plain Sight (ATO). Directed by longtime collaborators Alec Basse and Max Moore, “Prometheus” is streaming now at YouTube. 
by Grace Cutler - Jul 1, 2022
Francesca Moody Productions and Kater Gordon have announced the full cast for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022 world premiere of KATHY AND STELLA SOLVE A MURDER! The five-strong cast features real-life best friends Bronté Barbé (Kathy) and Rebekah Hinds (Stella) in the title roles, playing Hull’s least successful true crime podcasters Kathy Baxter and Stella Carmichael.

Carnival! Frequently Asked Questions

What is the order of songs in Carnival! and what's the order?
Direct from Vienna
A Very Nice Man
I've Got to Find a Reason
Sword, Rose and Cape
Yes, My Heart
Everybody Likes You
Les Freres Alonzo
Magic, Magic
Tanz Mit Mir
Carnival Ballet
Golden Delicious Fish
Theme from Carnival
Yum, Ticky, Ticky, Tum, Tum
The Rich
Beautiful Candy
Her Face
Grand Imperial Cirque de Paree
I Hate Him
Always, Always You
She's My Love
Before the Wind Blows Out
Hi Lili, Hi Lo

What productions of Carnival! have their been?
Carnival! has had 12 productions including Broadway which opened in 1961, Broadway which opened in 1961, US Tour which opened in 1961, West End which opened in 1962, US Tour which opened in 1962, Off-Broadway which opened in 1968, Regional (US) which opened in 1986, Off-Broadway which opened in 1993, Off-Broadway which opened in 2002, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 2006, Washington, DC (Regional) which opened in 2007 and East Haddam, CT (Regional) which opened in 2010.