Last Chance: Schedule of Upcoming Broadway and Off-Broadway Show Closings

Insider Info   Last Chance: Schedule of Upcoming Broadway and Off-Broadway Show Closings
 
What shows are about to close in New York City?
Whats_Closing_Broadway_Off-Broadway_Graphic_HR

Here is the list of upcoming Broadway and major Off-Broadway show closings. Grab tickets before it’s too late!

This list is updated regularly.


Closing Sunday, September 30, 2018

BE MORE CHILL
Off-Broadway: The Pershing Square Signature Center/Irene Diamond Stage
Book by Joe Tracz
Music and Lyrics by Joe Iconis
Directed by Stephen Brackett
Choreographed by Chase Brock
Cast includes: Cameron Bond, Gerard Canonico, Katlyn Carlson, Stephanie Hsu, Troy Iwata, Tiffany Mann, Lauren Marcus, Will Roland, George Salazar, Britton Smith, Talia Suskauer, Jason Tam, and Jason SweetTooth Williams
What if popularity came in a pill? Would you take it, no questions asked? In Be More Chill, achieving that elusive “perfect life” is now possible thanks to some mysterious new technology—but it comes at a cost that’s not as easy to swallow. What could possibly go wrong?

To purchase Be More Chill tickets, click here.

THE EMPEROR
Off-Broadway: Theatre for a New Audience/Polonsky Shakespeare Center
Written by Colin Teevan
Directed by Walter Meierjohann
Cast includes: Kathryn Hunter and Temesgen Zeleke
Based on Ryszard Kapuscinski's celebrated and controversial 1978 book of the same name about the downfall of Ethiopian emperor Haile Selassie, The Emperor gets inside of ten different male servants of Selassie, including his pillow-bearer, purse-bearer and dog-urine wiper, to explore political power and create complex human portraits.

To purchase The Emperor tickets, click here.

VITALY: AN EVENING OF WONDERS
Off-Broadway: Westside Theatre Upstairs
Created by Vitaly
Cast includes: Vitaly
Creating a theatrical experience that takes the audience on a magical journey blending art and illusion, Vitaly conjures some of the most amazing spectacles ever witnessed and dazzles us with the realization that ours is indeed a world of extraordinary wonder and beauty!

To purchase Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


Closing Sunday, October 7, 2018

COLLECTIVE RAGE: A PLAY IN 5 BETTIES
Off-Broadway: Lucille Lortel Theatre
Written by Jen Silverman
Directed by Mike Donahue
Cast includes: Dana Delany, Lea DeLaria, Adina Verson, Ana Villafañe, and Chaunté Wayans
Meet five different women named Betty: one rich, one lonely, one charismatic, one lovelorn, and one who keeps working on her truck. Oh, and one has decided to stage a production of that play-within-a-play by… that old English guy, what's his name? Ah, forget it. In Jen Silverman’s unpredictable comedy Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Betties, five women collide at the intersection of rage, love, and the “thea-tah,” provoking each other to take a look in the mirror and face the person they didn’t know they could be.

To purchase Collective Rage tickets, click here.


Closing Saturday, October 20, 2018

NEUROSIS
Off-Broadway: DR2 Theatre
Book by Allan Rice
Music by Ben Green
Lyrics by Greg Edwards
Directed by Andy Sandberg
Choreographed by Shea Sullivan
Cast includes: Jennifer Blood, Joel Blum, Brennan Caldwell, Susan J. Jacks, Lacretta, Ian Michael Stuart, Morgan Weed, and Kevin Zak
A modern musical comedy with a psychiatric twist, Neurosis is a story about finding happiness, falling in love, and dealing with that little voice in your head along the way.

To purchase Neurosis tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


Closing Sunday, November 18, 2018

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
Off-Broadway: Museum of Jewish Heritage
Book by Joseph Stein
Music by Jerry Bock
Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Directed by Joel Grey
Choreographed by Stas Kmiec
Cast includes: Steven Skybell, Jennifer Babiak, Jackie Hoffman, Kirk Geritano, Samantha Hahn, Cameron Johnson, Daniel Kahn, Ben Liebert, Stephanie Lynne Mason, Rosie Jo Neddy, Raquel Nobile, Bruce Sabath, Jodi Snyder, Lauren Jeanne Thomas, Bobby Underwood, Michael Yashinsky, and Rachel Zatcoff
Experience Fiddler on the Roof in a new way– in Yiddish, the language of Tevye and his family! Directed by Oscar and Tony Award-winner Joel Grey, the rich Yiddish translation by Shraga Friedman adds new depth and dimension to the most well-known Jewish musical in the world. Don’t miss the beloved story of a community and its struggle to balance traditions and desires in a changing world.

To purchase Fiddler on the Roof tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


Closing Saturday, December 15, 2018

SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY
Broadway: Walter Kerr Theatre
Written and Directed by Bruce Springsteen
Cast includes: Bruce Springsteen
After a career of more than 40 years, 20 Grammys and an Oscar, legendary musician Bruce Springsteen comes to Broadway with a solo acoustic performance. It is an intimate night with Bruce, his guitar, a piano, and his stories.

To purchase Springsteen On Broadway tickets, click here.


Closing Sunday, January 6, 2019

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
Broadway: Lyceum Theatre
Written by Henry Lewis, Henry Shields, and Jonathan Sayer
Directed by Mark Bell
Cast includes: Preston Truman Boyd, Ashley Bryant, Mark Evans, Jonathan Fielding, Alex Mandell, Amelia McClain, Harrison Unger, and Akron Watson
The time is right to see The Play That Goes Wrong, the longest-running play currently on Broadway! This Olivier Award-winning comedy is a hilarious hybrid of Monty Python and Sherlock Holmes. Welcome to opening night of The Murder at Haversham Manor. Things are quickly going from bad to utterly disastrous, with an unconscious leading lady, a corpse that can’t play dead, and actors who trip over everything—including their lines.

To purchase The Play That Goes Wrong tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


Closing Sunday, January 20, 2019

SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL
Broadway: Winter Garden Theatre
Book by Julian Fellowes
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics by Glenn Slater
Directed by Laurence Connor
Choreographed by JoAnn M. Hunter
Cast includes: Justin Collette, Analisa Leaming, Jonathan Gould, Lori Eve Marinacci, Matthew Jost, Levi Buksbazen, Montgomery Lamb, Jordan Cole, Ava Briglia, Hudson Loverro, and Layla Capers
Based on the hit film, School of Rock - The Musical is a hilarious new musical that follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. While teaching these pint-sized prodigies what it means to truly rock, Dewey falls for the school's beautiful, but uptight headmistress, helping her rediscover the wild child within.

To purchase School of Rock - The Musical tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


For a full list of currently running Broadway shows, click here.

Click Here to Shop for Theatre
Merchandise in the Playbill Store
 
Recommended Reading:
 X

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting playbill.com with your ad blocker.
Thank you!