PNC Broadway in Kansas City unveils its highly anticipated 2022-23 season for Music Hall and Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. The season will include the following Broadway touring productions: PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, 9 TO 5: THE MUSIC, HADESTOWN, Lerner & Loewe’s MY BEAUTIFUL LADY, SIX, THE SETERABLESand Disney’s ALADIN. The 2022-23 season will also include RESPECT. and a two-week commitment HAMILTON as seasonal add-ons.
“It’s been an amazing season! SIX is Broadway’s hottest show. Hadesville is the best Tony Award-winning musical last season. Add in the returns of hamilton and Wretched and I think it’s fair to say it’s been one of our best seasons! There’s something for everyone!” said Leslie Broecker, President of Midwest, Broadway Across America.
Season tickets for the PNC Broadway in Kansas City series start at $267 and are available for purchase now at BroadwayInKC.com. Below is information on each national Broadway production on tour.
PRETTY WOMAN: MUSIC
December 6-11, 2022
PRETTY WOMAN: MUSICbased on one of Hollywood’s most beloved romantic stories of all time, brought to life by a powerful creative team led by two-time Tony Award®-winning director and choreographer Jerry Mitchell (Hair spray, naughty boots, legally blonde).
Brought to the stage by lead producer Paula Wagner, PRETTY WOMAN: MUSIC features an original score by Grammy® winner Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance (“Summer of ’69,” “Heaven”), plus a book by legendary director Garry Marshall and screenwriter JF Lawton. PRETTY WOMAN: MUSIC will lift your spirits and enlighten your heart. “If you like the movie, you’ll love the musical!” (BuzzFeed News).
Are you ready to fall in love again?
9 TO 5: MUSIC
January 3-8, 2023
TUMBLE OUTTA ‘BED AND TUMBLE ON DOLLY PARTON’S RIP-ROARING MUSICAL!
The 9 to 5 hit musical includes a book from the original screenwriter of the iconic film Patricia Resnick and an Oscar, Grammy and Tony nominated score by country queen herself, Dolly Parton.
9 TO 5 THE MUSIC tells the story of three co-workers pushed to boiling point by their sexist and selfish boss. By concocting a plan to kidnap and turn the tide of their despicable supervisor, will the ladies succeed in reforming their office – or will events unfold when the CEO pays an unexpected visit? Inspired by the iconic 80s film and brought to you by Dolly herself, this hilarious new production is all about teaming up, getting up and taking care of business!
January 17-22, 2023
COME SEE HOW THE WORLD COULD BE.
Welcome to HADESTOWN, where one song can change your fate. Winner of Eight 2019 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and the 2020 Grammy® Awarded Best Musical Theater Album, this acclaimed new show from acclaimed singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and innovative director Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812) is a love story of today… and always.
Interweaving of two mythical tales – that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone – HADESTOWN is a haunting and hopeful theatrical experience that grips you and never lets go.
Lerner & Loewe’s MY BEAUTIFUL LADY
February 7-12, 2023
From the Lincoln Center Theater that brought you The King & I and South Pacific, comes “a lavish new production of the most perfect musical of all time” (Entertainment Weekly), Lerner & Loewe’s MY FAIR LADY. Director Bartlett Sher’s stellar production is “thrilling, glorious, and better than it’s ever been” (New York Times). “Every once in a while a revival happens that reminds you of how indispensable great theater can be” (NY1).
With classic songs such as “I Could Have Danced All Night”, “The Rain in Spain”, “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly” and “On the Street Where You Live”, MY FAIR LADY tells the story of Eliza Doolittle, a young Cockney flower seller, and Henry Higgins, a linguistics professor who is determined to turn her into his idea of a “real lady”. But who is really transformed?
February 28-March 5, 2023
Divorced, beheaded, dead, divorced, beheaded, survived.
From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take to the mic to remix five hundred years of historic heartbreak in an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the worldwide sensation that everyone is losing their minds over. The New York Times said SIX “TOTALLY RULES!” (Critics’ Choice) and The Washington Post hails SIX as “Exactly the kind of energizing and inspiring illumination this city needs! The Broadway season has been supercharged!”
“SIX Totally rules!” – The New York Times
“Broadway’s high-energy historical remix reigns supreme!” – Weekly entertainment
May 2-7, 2023
Cameron Mackintosh presents the acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES. This brilliant staging took the world by storm and was hailed as “a production’s reborn dream” (The telegraph of the day). Against the backdrop of 19and France of the century, THE SETERABLES tells a gripping story of shattered dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. The magnificent score of THE SETERALES includes the songs “I Dreamed a Dream”, “On My Own”, “Bring Him Home”, “One Day More” and many more.
May 30-June 4, 2023
Discover a whole new world in ALADDIN, the hit Broadway musical. From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of Aladdin, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and jaw-dropping spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities endless. Saluted by USA today as “Pure Genie-Us”, ALADDIN features all your favorite songs from the movie plus new music written by Tony® and Oscar winner Alan Menken (News) with lyrics written by the legendary Howard Ashman (The beauty and the Beast), Tony Award winner Tim Rice (The Lion King, Aida) and writer Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer). Directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon, Something rotten!), this “Fabulous” and “Extravagant” (The New York Times) new musical boasts an unrivaled design team, with sets, costumes and lighting by Tony Award winner Bob Crowley (Mary Poppins), Gregg Barnes (Naughty boots), and Natasha Katz (An American in Paris). Find out why audiences and critics agree, ALADDIN is “Exactly what you want!” (NBC-TV).
November 15-16, 2022
RESPECT is the ultimate tribute to the legendary queen of soul, Aretha Franklin. The elevated concert experience unites a community with timeless music that speaks to the complicated human condition, honoring the passionate and transcendent music of one of America’s most beloved singer-songwriters.
Rejoice as you are taken on an intimate musical odyssey guaranteed to get you up and out of your seat and dancing! The production journeys through Aretha Franklin’s brave life of love, tragedy and triumph featuring a live band, supreme vocalists and a night full of music by one of the greatest artists of all time.
‘Natural Woman’, ‘Think’, ‘I Knew You Were Waiting for Me’, ‘Chain of Fools’, ‘Respect’ – all your favorite hits in one night celebrating the iconic singer!
March 21-April 2, 2023
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times).
HAMILTON is the story of America then, told by America today. With a score mixing hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, HAMILTON took the story of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton and created a groundbreaking moment in theater – a musical that had a profound impact on culture, politics and education.
With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, HAMILTON is based on the acclaimed biography of Ron Chernow. He has won Tony®, Grammy® and Olivier Awards, the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and an unprecedented special citation from the Kennedy Center Honors.
Please note: Only seasonal members receive the best seats at fixed prices before tickets go on sale to the public, as well as priority access to tickets, premium seats, easy exchanges and lost ticket insurance. New season members should order early for the best seats for all Broadway shows.
BroadwayInKC.com, kauffmancenter.org, the Kauffman Center Box Office and Ticketmaster.com are the only official ticket sources for all PNC Broadway Series shows in Kansas City. If you purchase tickets from another source, you may pay inflated prices and your tickets will not be guaranteed.