5 Broadway Musicals Will Enjoy Marriott Theatre in 2023
Andrew Lippa and John August’s Major Fish will launch the future season in Lincolnshire, Illinois.
Lincolnshire, Illinois’ Marriott Theatre has introduced its 2023 time, which will feature 5 Broadway musicals.
The approaching year, under the way of new Government Producer Peter Blair and Artistic Director Peter Marston Sullivan, will commence January 25, 2023, with the 2013 Andrew Lippa-John August musical Major Fish, centered on the novel of the same identify. Directed by Henry Godinez and choreographed by Tommy Rapley, the generation will formally open February 1 and go on through March 19.
The spring will welcome the 1956 Tony winner for Best Musical, Damn Yankees, featuring a rating by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross, a book by George Abbott and Douglass Wallop, based mostly on Wallop’s novel. Directed by James Vásquez with choreography by Tyler Hanes, performances are scheduled for April 12-June 4 with opening night time April 19.
Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story, directed and choreographed by Amber Mak, will observe, playing June 21-August 13 with a June 28 opening. The true story of Buddy Holly’s meteoric increase, from the moment when “That’ll Be the Day” strike the airwaves in 1957 until his tragic death much less than two decades afterwards, performed Broadway’s Shubert in 1990. The musical features these kinds of pop hits as “Peggy Sue,” “Everyday,” Ritchie Valens’ “La Bamba,” The Significant Bopper’s “Chantilly Lace,” and “Oh Boy.”
Arthur Laurents, Jule Styne, and Stephen Sondheim’s Gypsy, about the greatest phase mother and the rise to fame of stripper Gypsy Rose Lee, will commence previews at the Marriott August 23 prior to an formal opening August 30. Directed by Victor Malana Maog and choreographed by Stephanie Klemons, the 1959 typical will carry on through Oct 15.
The 2023 season will conclude with Wonderful: The Carole King Musical, directed by Jessica Fisch. With a e book by Tony and Oscar nominee Douglas McGrath, Gorgeous chronicles the increase of the songwriting groups of Carole King and Gerry Goffin and Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil and functions their hits “So Far Away,” “Will You Love Me Tomorrow,” “You’ve Dropped That Lovin’ Experience,” “You’ve Received a Friend,” “I Come to feel the Earth Transfer,” and “(You Make Me Come to feel Like) A Normal Female.” Performances are set for November 1-December 31 with a November 8 opening.
The Marriott Theatre for Younger Audiences period contains You’re a Superior Male, Charlie Brown, directed and choreographed by Linda Fortunato, running February 17-April 1 Mo Willems’ Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are in a Play!,” directed by Johanna McKenzie Miller and choreographed by Laura Savage, running July 14-August 13 and The Snow Queen, directed by Landree Fleming, working November 17-December 31.