Broadway Grand Rapids to reopen in September 2021
with five shows from previously announced season AND
the return of HAMILTON
Grand Rapids, MI (December 18, 2020) — Broadway Grand Rapids announces new performance dates and plans to reopen in September of 2021. BGR is thrilled that the five-show season originally scheduled in the 2020-2021 season will shift to the 2021-2022 season. Broadway Grand Rapids also announces the return of HAMILTON for two weeks in February of 2022.
WICKED, which was originally scheduled to take the stage in DeVos Performance Hall for three weeks in April of 2021, was not able to be rescheduled. WICKED will return to Grand Rapids in a future season.
Performance dates for the 2021-2022 season are:
- COME FROM AWAY September 21 - 26, 2021
- HAIRSPRAY January 11 - 16, 2022
- HAMILTON February 8-20, 2022
- AIN'T TOO PROUD- The Life and Times of the Temptations March 29 - April 3, 2022
- DEAR EVAN HANSEN May 3-8, 2022
- MEAN GIRLS June 21-26, 2022
As previously announced, a one-night performance of MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS was rescheduled to November 29, 2021.
Season ticket packages that have already been purchased will automatically shift to the new dates. Current season ticket holders can add HAMILTON to their season package now by logging in to Account Manager.
New season ticket packages including COME FROM AWAY, HAIRSPRAY, AIN’T TOO PROUD, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, MEAN GIRLS and HAMILTON as well as individual tickets for all shows will go on sale at a future date.
Mike Lloyd, Executive Director, said “We are ecstatic that the five shows originally scheduled for this season will still be coming to Grand Rapids. The return of HAMILTON is the icing on the cake. We look forward to the curtain rising again and sharing the experience of live theater together.”
The Broadway Grand Rapids subscription series is sponsored by Fifth Third Bank and in partnership with Broadway Across America. All performances will be presented at DeVos Performance Hall in downtown Grand Rapids. For more information, visit www.Broadwaygrandrapids.com.
Broadway Grand Rapids was established in September of 1988, with a mission to present the very best of national touring Broadway productions in West Michigan. The Broadway series, sponsored by Fifth Third Bank, provides opportunities to educate, entertain and engage audiences. In 2019, Broadway Grand Rapids entered into a partnership agreement with Broadway Across America. This partnership enhances the opportunity to bring the hottest new productions from Broadway to Grand Rapids. All Broadway Grand Rapids presentations take place in DeVos Performance Hall located conveniently in downtown Grand Rapids. For more information about events visit www.broadwaygrandrapids.com
Broadway Across America (BAA) is part of the John Gore Organization family of companies, which includes Broadway.com, The Broadway Channel, BroadwayBox.com and Group Sales Box Office. Led by 14-time Tony-winning theater producer John Gore (Owner & CEO), BAA is the foremost presenter of first-class touring productions in North America, operating in 47 markets with over 400,000 subscribers. Presentations include Disney’s The Lion King, Wicked, The Book of Mormon, The Phantom of the Opera and Hamilton. Current and past productions include Ain’t Too Proud, Beautiful, Cats, Chicago, Dear Evan Hansen, Mean Girls, Moulin Rouge! and To Kill A Mockingbird.