Skip to main content Skip to footer site map
  1. Broadway Shows
  2.   › 
  3. Seventeen

Seventeen - 1951 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on the novel Seventeen by Booth Tarkington

Broadhurst Theatre (Broadway)

About the Theatre
(New York, NY)
235 W. 44th St.
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 9, 2022
Check out over 80 events that are happening in the Philadelphia area.  From food and fun to entertainment, there’s something for everyone!
by Michael Major - Sep 7, 2022
The Oscar qualifying film festival, which was included on MovieMaker Magazine’s “50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee” list, once again offers a diverse selection of films from highly anticipated studio efforts to independent films, and international to local Georgia and Atlanta productions as part of its carefully curated hybrid presentation.
by Michael Major - Sep 6, 2022
The album captures Sam’s sell-out performance in front of 45,000 fans earlier this Summer in London. As Sam’s biggest headline show to date, and straight off the back of his show-stealing performance at Glastonbury Festival, the Finsbury Park show paid testament to an incredible twelve months for an artist whose rise has been meteoric.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022
Kicking off its 20th Anniversary Season, the Hermitage Artist Retreat has announced new community programs in October and November with acclaimed Hermitage Fellows in music, theater, visual art, dance, literature, and more.
by Michael Major - Sep 30, 2022
Precious grew up in Sheffield in the North of England, where she began singing at the church where her father leads a congregation. A native of the streaming generation, she used the internet to discover Destiny’s Child, Brandy and Aaliyah who inspire her 90s aesthetic; and poured over the performance art of Beyoncé, Billie Eilish and Lady Gaga.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 25, 2022
BLACKPINK is back with their latest release 'Shut Down' from their second full album 'Born Pink'. The song is a clapback at haters, boldly stating 'Praying for my downfall, many have tried, baby / Catch me when you hear my Lamborghini go vroom.'
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2022
For the 2nd year, Chelsea Music Hall joins the New York Comedy Festival as an official venue hosting 13 shows with over 50 comedians taking the venue's stage, including Janeane Garofalo, Larry Owens, Ian Lara, Seth Herzog, Alex English, Josh Adam Meyers and Sam Morrison between November 7th and 13th, 2022.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2022
Philly AIDS Thrift will bring back their beloved block party and fall festival with a full day of free, family and fido friendly fun! Philly AIDS Thrift 17th Anniversary Block Party will take place at the 700 blocks of S. 5th Street and E. Passyunk Avenue (between Bainbridge St. and Monroe St.) on Saturday, October 1, 2022, from 12:00pm to 6:00pm
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022
Rogue Machine presents the Southern CA premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's “A GREAT WILDERNESS”, opening September 24, 2022.
by Michael Major - Sep 22, 2022
Atta Boy's third studio album Crab Park is a pacifying body of work that feels like a candle in a dark room–a quiet guiding light that evokes a particular sense of serenity. With album art designed by the band's own Lewis Pullman (drums), the ten track body of work allows the band to thoughtfully reflect on the varied aspects of change.
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2022
STEPHEN McCARTHY (Long Ryders, Jayhawks, Dream Syndicate) and CARLA OLSON (Textones, solo artist, producer) have unveiled the video for the title cut of their first-ever duet album, NIGHT COMES FALLING. The album brings them together again in exciting ways on this 11-song album of stirring and rocking Americana music.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022
Artists Repertory Theatre has announced that Jeanette Harrison has been selected as the next Artistic Director. Harrison transitions into the role starting October 1, 2022, following a national search led by Arts Consulting Group (ACG) after the departure of Dámaso Rodríguez earlier this year.
by Michael Major - Sep 20, 2022
Between 1978 and 1991, Jeffrey Dahmer gruesomely took the lives of seventeen innocent victims. The series stars Evan Peters (Jeffrey Dahmer), Richard Jenkins (Lionel Dahmer), Molly Ringwald (Shari Dahmer), Michael Learned (Catherine Dahmer), and Niecy Nash (Glenda Cleveland). Watch the new video trailer for the series now!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022
The Congressional Chorus has announced the relaunch of its American Youth Chorus (AYC) alongside the appointment of Artistic Director Jonathon Hampton. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022
Cobb PARKS and the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre are presenting the recently closed Broadway hit CAROLINE, OR CHANGE, the fourth concert of their 2022 season. Featuring seventeen Atlanta actors and nine musicians, this marks the debut of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE in Atlanta.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022
BLACKPINK is back with their latest release 'Shut Down' from their second full album 'Born Pink'. The song is a clapback at haters, boldly stating 'Praying for my downfall, many have tried, baby / Catch me when you hear my Lamborghini go vroom.'
by Michael Major - Sep 14, 2022
Rock band Have Mercy have teamed up with international label Rude Records to release a brand new CD re-pressing of the band’s debut LP The Earth Pushed Back. Additionally they have shared an unreleased b-side from their 2012 EP, My Oldest Friend, titled “Seventeen”. Have Mercy reunited earlier this year.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2022
A Night at the Museum: Music with Mark & Raianne, brings the beloved Massachusetts singer-songwriters to perform in concert at Samuel Slater Experience on Friday, October 14.  This community event is free to the public with the support of the Webster Cultural Council.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022
The Franklin Performing Arts Company has announced the cast and creative team for their production of The Sound of Music running at THE BLACK BOX in Franklin, MA October 14-23. Broadway’s Sara Jean Ford stars as Maria Rainer.
by Michael Major - Sep 13, 2022
RECORDS Nashville chart-topping, Platinum-selling artist Matt Stell will kick off his headlining “Man Made Tour 2022” later this month, playing seventeen dates into December. The tour is kicking off September 30 in Tuscaloosa, AL at Druid City Music Hall. Special guests for the tour include George Birge and Kyle Clark.
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 11, 2022
“Loving Janis,' a narrative concert and tribute to American folk and rock icons Janis Joplin & Janis Ian, will be presented at Firehouse Arts Center on Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 8 p.m.
by Gil Kaan - Sep 1, 2022
Center Theatre Group’s co-artistic director playwright Luis Alfaro curates and leads CTG’s L.A. Writers’ Workshop Festival taking place over the course of two weekends, September 9-11 and September 16-18, 2022 at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. I had the chance to obtain a few answers from this very busy, multi-tasking man.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 3, 2022
The Monologue Collective is a performance of ten monologues written by teenagers for teenagers to perform in the HSC Drama Performance. Stories of queer love, neurodiversity, dealing with trauma, and toxic masculinity that all written by the diverse voice of Australian youth today.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts and Writers Bloc will present AN EVENING WITH REZA ASLAN, featuring the internationally renowned Iranian-American writer, professor, and Emmy- and Peabody-nominated producer on Tuesday, November 1, 2022, 7:30 pm, in The Wallis’ Bram Goldsmith Theater. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 29, 2022
Sam's US shows follow a triumphant summer of festival performances both in the UK and Europe including one of the most-talked about, show-stealing of performances at Glastonbury, followed by his own 40,000+ sold-out headline date in London's Finsbury Park.  
by Jerri Shafer - Jul 28, 2022
The final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein was destined to become the world's most beloved musical. Featuring a trove of cherished songs, including 'Climb Ev'ry Mountain,' 'My Favorite Things,' 'Do Re Mi,' 'Sixteen Going on Seventeen' and the title number, The Sound of Music won the hearts of audiences worldwide, earning five Tony Awards and five Oscars. The inspirational story, based on the memoir of Maria Augusta Trapp, follows an ebullient postulate who serves as governess to the seven children of the imperious Captain von Trapp, bringing music and joy to the household. But as the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria, Maria and the entire von Trapp family must make a moral decision. Music by Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, Directed by Michael Ruehrmund and Katey Munger, featuring the Westerville Symphony. Performances run July 28 - 30, 2022 at Alum Creek Park North Amphitheatre, 221 W. Main St., Westerville, OH 43082. For tickets or more information, visit:
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022
On Tuesday 13 September, Dutch National Ballet is opening its new season with an adapted programme entitled Shadows, comprising ballets about war, power and hope. The Green Table, an anti-war ballet by Kurt Jooss, is one of the most gripping works in twentieth-century dance history.
by Grace Cutler - Aug 6, 2022
Read the latest season announcement from The Franklin Performing Arts Company
by Grace Cutler - Aug 6, 2022
James Andrew Walsh's new film based on his 2017 play of the same name.
by Courtney Castelino - Aug 4, 2022
Nikhil and Pablo shared some insightful thoughts on their characters and reflections on the show’s key themes
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 31, 2022
Premiere Stages, the professional theatre company in residence at Kean University, is accepting submissions for the 18th annual Premiere Play Festival beginning Thursday, September 1. 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 29, 2022
Glenn Gould, the iconic Canadian classical pianist, writer, composer, conductor and broadcaster, would have celebrated his 90th birthday on Sunday, September 25th, 2022.  To commemorate this milestone anniversary, The Glenn Gould Foundation has programmed GlennGould@90, a series of free events starting September 17th honouring Canada's futuristic musical maverick. 
by Albert Gutierrez - Aug 29, 2022
Nothing lasts forever, but that doesn't stop us from enjoying the moments as they pass into memory. A CHORUS LINE teaches the audience this through a story that is rooted in the classic vein of 'let's put on a show,' but contains a universal message that rings true to anyone with a passion, whose life is better because they did what they love.
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 26, 2022
To close out the 90th anniversary season, New London Barn Playhouse will present the romantic comedy Almost, Maine, running from August 26th through September 4th.
by Michael Major - Aug 26, 2022
“_WORLD” is the lead single from SEVENTEEN’s latest album SECTOR 17 released on July 18. Amplified by Anne-Marie’s plain-spoken vocals, the new version of the urban R&B track endearingly delivers the sentiment of hope and excitement in entering a ‘new world’ built for ‘you and me.’ Watch the new lyric video now!
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 26, 2022
Seth Sikes returns to 54 Below next month with a brand new Barbra Streisand tribute show. Before September 8th and opening night roll around, Seth chats with Broadway World Cabaret.
by Michael Major - Aug 25, 2022
LA indie-pop quartet Atta Boy share nostalgia-tinged single 'Spring Seventeen,' out everywhere now. Another peek into what's to come from the band, the gentle track feels like getting lost in a daydream as memories begin to fade into the wind of a new day. Watch the new music video now!
by Michael Major - Aug 24, 2022
The song comes after her sophomore EP “The Walls Are Way Too Thin,' to playing the songs which captivated fans across the globe as she embarked on her debut North American tours supporting Olivia Rodrigo and girl in red this spring, made festival appearances at Coachella and Glastonbury, and headlined shows in Japan, New Zealand and Australia.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2022
Bridge Street Theatre in Catskill has just launched into rehearsals for the first play in our 2022 Fall Mainstage Season. For the first time ever, the company has commissioned a playwright to create a totally new work to be presented on our “Priscilla” Mainstage. Based on actual events, Brad Fraser's hilarious and touching “Shelley's Shadow” is set to open for a two-weekend run on September 8.
by BWW Special Offer - Aug 22, 2022
Special Offer: Come See THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 22, 2022
Tri-State area-based ensemble group Wolfsmouth Players Company (WPC) brings its foundational stage piece, EFFIGY, to Second Stage at the Adrienne (2030 Sansom St, Philadelphia), running for a limited engagement September 15 through 24, 2022.
by Grace Cutler - Aug 21, 2022
Surflight Theatre, New Jersey’s “Broadway at the Beach,” plans to present a reimagined Chess this August.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 16, 2022
As a process-focused performing arts organization, Works & Process continued to provide opportunities and fees for artists throughout the pandemic, and pioneered the bubble residency model to support their work safely. The fall 2022 season will feature the official world premieres of works created by New York artists.
by Michael Major - Aug 16, 2022
It’s 2022 and Richard X. Heyman is releasing 67,000 Miles An Album. The disc is a collection of brand-new songs mixed with some from a few years back,produced by Heyman, recorded at his home Kit Factory studio with drums recorded at Eastside Sound in NYC. The earlier compositions were written for The Doughboys.
by Theresa Bertram - Aug 16, 2022
What did our critic think of THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Red Curtain Theatre?
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 15, 2022
On Sunday, August 14th, the Festival of Arts of Laguna Beach celebrated the talent and hard work of Orange County students at the annual Junior Art Awards Ceremony. The 2022 Junior Art Exhibit is sponsored in part by California First Leasing Corporation, Mark Porterfield of Laguna Beach, and a grant from the FOA Foundation.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022
Magic at the Musicals is returning to London's Royal Albert Hall this September, bringing you the most popular and celebrated shows from the West End, and it has been announced on Magic Radio Breakfast that Ruthie Henshall and Jason Manford will both be returning as hosts.
by Michael Major - Aug 12, 2022
The song offers a look at a night out that’s filled with drama, thanks to a partner who always makes a scene. Kehlani takes the lead on vocals, with Babyface on backing vocals. They wrote the track – which is from Babyface’s forthcoming project, Girls Night Out – with The Rascals (Drake, Chris Brown, Ariana Grande), who produced alongside Babyface.
by Michael Major - Aug 11, 2022
Tightly choreographed performances of “HOT,” “March” and “HIT” led the set, followed by a captivating spectacle of unit performances including “MOONWALKER,” “Imperfect love,” and “Back it up.” The show soon segued into action-packed performances of “Left & Right,” “Crush” and more.
by Guest Blog: Neal Foster - Aug 10, 2022
2022 marks our tenth anniversary of Horrible Histories in the West End, so we decided to celebrate it with Terrible Tudors, which was the first HH production we produced back in 2005.

Seventeen Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of Seventeen have their been?
Seventeen has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 1951, Broadway which opened in 1951 and Off-Off-Broadway which opened in 1962.

What other awards has Seventeen been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Dick Kallman and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Helen Wood.

What other awards has Seventeen won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Dick Kallman and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Helen Wood.

What productions of Seventeen have their been?
Seventeen has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 1951, Broadway which opened in 1951 and Off-Off-Broadway which opened in 1962.

What awards has Seventeen been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Dick Kallman and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Helen Wood.

What awards has Seventeen won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Dick Kallman and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Helen Wood.

What is the order of songs in Seventeen and what's the order?
Weatherbee's Drug Store
This Was Just Another Day
Things Are Gonna Hum This Summer
How Do You Do, Miss Pratt
Summertime Is Summertime
Ode to Lola
A Headache and a Heartache
Ooh, Ooh, Ooh, What You Do to Me
The Hoosier Way
If We Could Only Stop the Old Town Clock
I Could Get Married Today
After All It's Spring

What productions of Seventeen have there been?
Seventeen has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 1951, Broadway which opened in 1951 and Off-Off-Broadway which opened in 1962.