Bette Midler won't be coming to Miami, but the 2017 Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival "Hello, Dolly! is. Betty Buckley will play the marvelous matchmaker on the national tour. There's also "Hamilton," yes, that hard-to-get-a-ticket show can be yours. The best way to guarantee your seat for that is to purchase a season subscription to the 2018-2019 Broadway in Miami at The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County (@arshtcenter).
It's a multi-show subscription package that includes, besides "Dolly!" and "Hamilton," "Irving Berlins White Christmas (playing at Christmas, Dec. 25 to 30), and another Tony Award winner "Come From Away." The 2018-19 Broadway in Miami season also includes "Les Miserables," "Waitress," "School of Rock," and that perennial favorite "The Lion King."
OK. Let's go back to "Hamilton." Subscribers from the 2018-19 season will have first access to the hit when renewing their subscription for the 2019-20 season. Information regarding dates of when it comes to Miami (we don't have that yet, but will get post it as soon as we do) and how to purchase groups and single tickets will be announced at a later time
The 2018-19 Broadway in Miami subscription season is presented by Florida Theatrical Association, Broadway Across America and the Adrienne Arsht Center along with presenting sponsor Bank of America and with support from Nicklaus Children’s Hospital.
The Broadway in Miami 2018-19 multi-show subscription series at the Adrienne Arsht Center – Ziff Ballet Opera House. ("Hamilton" dates to be announced, so here's what's booked right now):
November 20 – 25, 2018
Winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, Broadway’s most beloved musical is back where it belongs! Directed by Tony winner Jerry Zaks and featuring choreography by Tony winner Warren Carlyle.
For more information, visit www.hellodollyonbroadway.com.
IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS
December 25 – 30, 2018
A timeless tale of joy and goodwill filled with classic Irving Berlin songs, and toppe off with glorious dancing and lots of snow. Performances begin December 25, 2018.
For more information, visit www.irvingberlinswhitechristmas.com.
February 5 – 10, 2019
Cameron Mackintosh presents the new production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, Les Miserables, direct from an acclaimed two-and-a-half-year return to Broadway.
Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Miserables" tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. Featuring the thrilling score and beloved songs “I Dreamed A Dream,” “On My Own,” “Stars," “Bring Him Home,” “One Day More,” and many more, this epic and uplifting story has become one of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history. Seen by more than 70 million people in 44 countries and in 22 languages around the globe, Les Miserables is still the world’s most popular musical, breaking box office records everywhere in its 32nd year.
For more information, visit www.lesmiz.com.
February 26 – March 3, 2019
The original hit features original music and lyrics by six-time Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles ("Brave," "Love Song"), a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson ("I Am Sam"), choreography by Lorin Latarro ("Les Dangereuse Liasons," "Waiting for Godot") and direction by Tony Award® winner Diane Paulus ("Hair," "Pippin," "Finding Neverland").
Inspired by Adrienne Shelly's beloved film, "Waitress" tells the story of Jenna - a waitress and expert pie maker. Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town's new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness. But Jenna must summon the strength and courage to rebuild her own life.
For more information, visit www.waitressthemusical.com.
SCHOOL OF ROCK
April 9 – 14, 2019
Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage.
For more information, visit www.ustour.schoolofrockthemusical.com.
COME FROM AWAY
June 18 – 23, 2019
The true story of the small town that welcomed the world. The New York Times Critics’ Pick takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships.
On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all.
For more information, visit www.comefromaway.com.
May 8 – 26, 2019
Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from the mist. This is Disney’s "The Lion King," making its triumphant return to the Adrienne Arsht Center!
More than 90 million people around the world have experienced the awe-inspiring visual artistry, the unforgettable music, and the uniquely theatrical storytelling of this Broadway spectacular – one of the most breathtaking and beloved productions ever to grace the stage.
Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, "The Lion King" brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway. Tony Award®-winning director Julie Taymor brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals.
For more information, visit www.lionking.com.
Season ticket prices for the six-show subscription package range from $194 to $869.* Current subscribers may renew their season tickets before the general public beginning February 9, 2018 by visiting the Adrienne Arsht Center box office, located at 1300 Biscayne Blvd. in Miami, calling the Season Ticket Holder Hotline toll-free at 800.939.8587 or the box office at 305.949.6722. Season renewals are also available online at www.arshtcenter.org. Please have your account number, renewal invoice and credit card available. Renewal period ends March 26, 2017.To become a season ticket holder, visit arshtcenter.org, or call the Arsht Center box office at 305.949.6722 or the Season Ticket Holder Hotline toll-free at 800.939.8587. Priority group seating for groups 10+ may be arranged by calling the Adrienne Arsht Center at 786.468.2326. Subscriptions will be available starting Friday, February 9, 2018.
*All programs, artists, ticket prices, availability, dates and times are subject to change without notice. Visit www.arshtcenter.org for up-to-date information.