Broadway in Boston

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Boston is one of the hottest locations for theater events in the US. Maximize your Broadway show experience with our comprehensive theater events calendar for this season! “Broadway Boston” is your guide to Broadway shows in the Boston Theater District. The most complete information about Broadway shows that are currently playing in Boston. The schedule for the theater shows in the city is revised daily.  Get your primary, discount, and resale tickets, all 100% guaranteed, and they may be priced above or below face value. Don’t miss out on your favorite shows this season.

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Upcoming Shows: 22
Theatre-Events
Apr
23
Tue
2024
8:00 PM
Curtain Up | Upcoming Shows: 1
April 23, 2024 8:00 PM
location Berklee Performance Center - Boston, 02215, 136 Massachusetts Ave
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The Full Monty
Apr
26
Fri
2024
8:00 PM
The Full Monty | Upcoming Shows: 10
April 26, 2024 8:00 PM
location Umbrella Community Arts Center, 01742, 40 Stow St
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Theatre-Events
Apr
27
Sat
2024
7:00 PM
Robert Black - A Tribute to Elvis | Upcoming Shows: 1
April 27, 2024 7:00 PM
location Larcom Theatre, 01915, 13 Wallis St.
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Clue - A New Comedy
Apr
30
Tue
2024
7:30 PM
Clue - A New Comedy | Upcoming Shows: 8
April 30, 2024 7:30 PM
location Emerson Colonial Theatre, 02116, 106 Boylston St
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Toni Stone
May
17
Fri
2024
8:00 PM
Toni Stone | Upcoming Shows: 31
May 17, 2024 8:00 PM
location Huntington Theatre at Huntington Avenue Theatre, 02115, 264 Huntington Ave.
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Come From Away
May
28
Tue
2024
7:30 PM
Come From Away | Upcoming Shows: 8
May 28, 2024 7:30 PM
location Citizens Bank Opera House, 02111, 539 Washington St
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Fiddler On The Roof
Jun
07
Fri
2024
8:00 PM
Fiddler On The Roof | Upcoming Shows: 8
June 7, 2024 8:00 PM
location North Shore Music Theatre, 01915, 62 Dunham Road
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Girls Night - The Musical
Jun
15
Sat
2024
8:00 PM
Girls Night - The Musical | Upcoming Shows: 1
June 15, 2024 8:00 PM
location The Cabot - Cabot Performing Arts Center, 01915, 286 Cabot St
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MJ - The Musical
Jun
18
Tue
2024
7:30 PM
MJ - The Musical | Upcoming Shows: 24
June 18, 2024 7:30 PM
location Citizens Bank Opera House, 02111, 539 Washington St
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Concerts Schedule
Jun
25
Tue
2024
8:00 PM
Band Geeks | Upcoming Shows: 1
June 25, 2024 8:00 PM
location Shubert Theatre At The Boch Center, 02116, 265 Tremont St
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The Great Gatsby - Theatrical Production
Jun
29
Sat
2024
7:30 PM
The Great Gatsby - Theatrical Production | Upcoming Shows: 15
June 29, 2024 7:30 PM
location The Loeb Drama Center At American Repertory Theatre, 02138, 64 Brattle Street
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Frozen - The Musical
Jul
09
Tue
2024
7:30 PM
Frozen - The Musical | Upcoming Shows: 12
July 9, 2024 7:30 PM
location North Shore Music Theatre, 01915, 62 Dunham Road
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Theatre-Events
Jul
16
Tue
2024
8:00 PM
The Queen of Versailles | Upcoming Shows: 34
July 16, 2024 8:00 PM
location Emerson Colonial Theatre, 02116, 106 Boylston St
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Theatre-Events
Jul
25
Thu
2024
7:30 PM
Mean Girls High School Edition | Upcoming Shows: 1
July 25, 2024 7:30 PM
location South Shore Music Circus, 02025, 130 Sohier Street
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Theatre-Events
Aug
23
Fri
2024
10:00 AM
Mean Girls Jr. | Upcoming Shows: 2
August 23, 2024 10:00 AM
location North Shore Music Theatre, 01915, 62 Dunham Road
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Titanic - The Musical
Nov
01
Fri
2024
8:00 PM
Titanic - The Musical | Upcoming Shows: 8
November 1, 2024 8:00 PM
location North Shore Music Theatre, 01915, 62 Dunham Road
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A Christmas Carol
Dec
05
Thu
2024
7:30 PM
A Christmas Carol | Upcoming Shows: 15
December 5, 2024 7:30 PM
location North Shore Music Theatre, 01915, 62 Dunham Road
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Peter Pan - Theatrical Production
Jan
21
Tue
2025
7:00 PM
Peter Pan - Theatrical Production | Upcoming Shows: 16
January 21, 2025 7:00 PM
location Citizens Bank Opera House, 02111, 539 Washington St
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Funny Girl
Feb
04
Tue
2025
7:00 PM
Funny Girl | Upcoming Shows: 16
February 4, 2025 7:00 PM
location Citizens Bank Opera House, 02111, 539 Washington St
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Back To The Future - Theatrical Production
Jul
08
Tue
2025
7:00 PM
Back To The Future - Theatrical Production | Upcoming Shows: 16
July 8, 2025 7:00 PM
location Citizens Bank Opera House, 02111, 539 Washington St
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The Wiz
Aug
12
Tue
2025
7:00 PM
The Wiz | Upcoming Shows: 16
August 12, 2025 7:00 PM
location Citizens Bank Opera House, 02111, 539 Washington St
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Je'Caryous Johnson's Super Freak: The Rick James Story
Apr
11
Wed
2074
7:30 PM
Je'Caryous Johnson's Super Freak: The Rick James Story | Upcoming Shows: 1
April 11, 2074 7:30 PM
location Emerson Colonial Theatre, 02116, 106 Boylston St
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Best Broadway Shows

So you’re a fan of musical theatre?
Many modern shows and musicals are great. The best Broadway shows are quirky, energetic, and a lot of fun. Whether it’s drama, humor, musicals, or all three, there are plenty of great shows on the Boston stages. Certainly, there are a wealth of popular Broadway productions for the savvy theater lover.

The most popular Broadway shows are stellar examples of theater at their best. Their storylines are rich, and engaging, and will keep you enthralled into the very last moment. They have excellent casts, often including award-winning actors and actresses who know how to put on a show. Their costuming and set design are impeccable, offering a perfect visual complement to whatever scene is being presented. What’s more, many of them include unforgettable musical numbers and jaw-dropping choreography.

Here are the Best Broadway Musicals you must see, ranging from complicated stories with political relevance to lighthearted tales of adventure and romance. Some are brand new, others are timeless, but all are brought to life by the finest performers in Boston, MA.

The most popular Broadway shows includes Hamilton, A Bronx Tale, TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, Jagged Little Pill, Hairspray, Frozen, Beetlejuice, Chicago, The Phantom of the Opera, Six The Musical, Aladdin, Lion King, Wicked, My Fair Lady, and more.

List Of Broadway Shows

Curtain Up
Curtain Up
Upcoming Shows: 1
Berklee Performance Center - Boston
Apr 23, 2024 8:00 PM
The Full Monty
The Full Monty
Upcoming Shows: 10
Umbrella Community Arts Center
Apr 26, 2024 8:00 PM
Robert Black - A Tribute to Elvis
Robert Black - A Tribute to Elvis
Upcoming Shows: 1
Larcom Theatre
Apr 27, 2024 7:00 PM
Clue - A New Comedy
Clue - A New Comedy
Upcoming Shows: 8
Emerson Colonial Theatre
Apr 30, 2024 7:30 PM
Toni Stone
Toni Stone
Upcoming Shows: 31
Huntington Theatre at Huntington Avenue Theatre
May 17, 2024 8:00 PM
Come From Away
Come From Away
Upcoming Shows: 8
Citizens Bank Opera House
May 28, 2024 7:30 PM
Fiddler On The Roof
Fiddler On The Roof
Upcoming Shows: 8
North Shore Music Theatre
Jun 7, 2024 8:00 PM
Girls Night - The Musical
Girls Night - The Musical
Upcoming Shows: 1
The Cabot - Cabot Performing Arts Center
Jun 15, 2024 8:00 PM
MJ - The Musical
MJ - The Musical
Upcoming Shows: 24
Citizens Bank Opera House
Jun 18, 2024 7:30 PM
Band Geeks
Band Geeks
Upcoming Shows: 1
Shubert Theatre At The Boch Center
Jun 25, 2024 8:00 PM
The Great Gatsby - Theatrical Production
The Great Gatsby - Theatrical Production
Upcoming Shows: 15
The Loeb Drama Center At American Repertory Theatre
Jun 29, 2024 7:30 PM
Frozen - The Musical
Frozen - The Musical
Upcoming Shows: 12
North Shore Music Theatre
Jul 9, 2024 7:30 PM
The Queen of Versailles
The Queen of Versailles
Upcoming Shows: 34
Emerson Colonial Theatre
Jul 16, 2024 8:00 PM
Mean Girls High School Edition
Mean Girls High School Edition
Upcoming Shows: 1
South Shore Music Circus
Jul 25, 2024 7:30 PM
Mean Girls Jr.
Mean Girls Jr.
Upcoming Shows: 2
North Shore Music Theatre
Aug 23, 2024 10:00 AM
Titanic - The Musical
Titanic - The Musical
Upcoming Shows: 8
North Shore Music Theatre
Nov 1, 2024 8:00 PM
A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol
Upcoming Shows: 15
North Shore Music Theatre
Dec 5, 2024 7:30 PM
Peter Pan - Theatrical Production
Peter Pan - Theatrical Production
Upcoming Shows: 16
Citizens Bank Opera House
Jan 21, 2025 7:00 PM
Funny Girl
Funny Girl
Upcoming Shows: 16
Citizens Bank Opera House
Feb 4, 2025 7:00 PM
Back To The Future - Theatrical Production
Back To The Future - Theatrical Production
Upcoming Shows: 16
Citizens Bank Opera House
Jul 8, 2025 7:00 PM
The Wiz
The Wiz
Upcoming Shows: 16
Citizens Bank Opera House
Aug 12, 2025 7:00 PM
Je'Caryous Johnson's Super Freak: The Rick James Story
Je'Caryous Johnson's Super Freak: The Rick James Story
Upcoming Shows: 1
Emerson Colonial Theatre
Apr 11, 2074 7:30 PM

About Broadway in Boston

Broadway, in Boston, is a known street in the city recognized for its theaters and cultural landmarks. This area houses some of Boston’s theaters, such as the Boston Opera House, Emerson Colonial Theatre, and the Cutler Majestic Theatre. The vibrant atmosphere of Broadway attracts theater enthusiasts, visitors, and locals alike. Whether you enjoy timeless musicals modern plays or innovative experimental theater, Broadway, in Boston promises a range of entertainment for all.


Boston Theater District
Boston Theater District

Boston Theater District

The Spotlight on Boston’s Broadway Shows

  • Introduction: Boston’s Theater District – A Historical Overview!
    Boston, a city known for its rich history and cultural heritage, boasts a thriving theater scene centered around its vibrant Theater District. Nestled within the streets of Washington, Tremont, and Boylston, this area has overcome its Puritanical origins – where theater was once banned – to become a hub for Broadway shows and local productions.
  • A Puritanical Past and Theatrical Renaissance.
    Interestingly, Boston’s initial settlers, the Puritans, had prohibited theater, marking a ban that lasted until 1792. This historical tidbit underscores the dramatic shift in the city’s cultural landscape, which saw its first theater only a year later. Today, Boston not only hosts Broadway shows but also serves as a launching pad for many productions heading to New York’s Broadway.

The Crown Jewel: Boston Opera House

  • A Beacon of Arts and Culture.
    The Boston Opera House, also known as the Citizens Bank Opera House, stands as a testament to the city’s commitment to the arts. Opening in 1929 with a focus on vaudeville and motion pictures, it faced a period of closure before being stunningly restored and reopened in 2004. The Opera House, with its debut show being the six-month run of “The Lion King,” is now a buzzing venue for the Boston Ballet and various Broadway productions.
  • The Nutcracker: A Holiday Tradition.
    The Opera House is particularly renowned for its holiday production of “The Nutcracker,” performed by the Boston Ballet, drawing crowds from across New England.

The Historic Charles Playhouse

  • A Building with Many Lives.
    The Charles Playhouse’s story is one of evolution and adaptation. Built in 1839, it has served as a church, Boston’s first synagogue, and even a speakeasy. It wasn’t until 1957, under The Actors Company of Boston, that it took on its current theatrical mantle.
  • A Cradle for Long-Running Shows.
    This Playhouse is the birthplace of “Shear Madness,” a non-musical play that holds the record for the longest-running show in America, having been performed over 13,000 times since its 1980 premiere. Additionally, it has been home to the Blue Man Group since 1995, adding a unique flavor to Boston’s theater scene.

Experiencing Boston’s Theater District

  • Where to Watch a Show?
    With an array of venues, the Theater District offers a plethora of options. “Shear Madness” at the Charles Playhouse is a popular choice, known for its interactive, comedy whodunit style that varies with each performance.

Planning Your Visit

  • Timing and Transportation Tips.
    Boston’s bustling nature calls for careful planning when attending a show. Arriving at least 15 minutes early is advisable, especially when concurrent events like sports games or festivals are occurring. Boston’s compact layout favors walking or using the subway (‘T’) for those staying centrally while driving into the city requires strategic parking, preferably in the large garage under Boston Common for convenience.

Upcoming Shows: Boston’s Weekend Theater Guide

  • “All Shows in Boston” – Your Go-To Resource.
    For those eager to explore Boston’s theatrical offerings, the “All Shows in Boston” listings provide a comprehensive guide to weekend performances across various genres and venues.

Conclusion: A Cultural Tapestry.
Boston’s Theater District, with its rich history and diverse venues, represents a vibrant tapestry of performing arts. From the opulent Boston Opera House to the historic Charles Playhouse, the city offers a myriad of theatrical experiences, mirroring its evolution from a Puritanical stronghold to a cultural powerhouse. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, the theaters of Boston beckon with the promise of unforgettable performances and a glimpse into the heart of the city’s artistic soul.