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New season subscription packages for the 2022-2023 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin season go on sale today

April 5, 2022

Broadway’s hottest and most popular shows come to the Hennepin Theatre District direct from Broadway in a lineup that represents an impressive 26 Tony Awards. The seven-show subscription package includes TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, Jagged Little Pill, Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, Beetlejuice, Tootsie, Hairspray and Cats.  An eight-show package also includes Wicked.

Les Misérables and Beautiful – The Carole King Musical can be added to either package.

MINNEAPOLIS (April 5, 2022) Hennepin Theatre trust today announced that season subscription packages for the 2022-2023 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin season are on sale now for new subscribers online at HennepinTheatreTrust.org, by phone at (800) 859-7469 or in person at the State Theater Box Office (805 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis). The 2022-2023 season features Minnesota premiers and returning favorites for a total of 16 weeks of Broadway presented on the stage of the historic Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis).

The seven-show subscription package price starts at $300 and includes: TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, Jagged Little Pill, To Kill a Mockingbird, Beetlejuice, Tootsie, Hairspray and Cats. An eight-show package that includes Wicked starts at $354. Tickets for return engagements of Les Misérables and Beautiful – The Carole King Musical may be added to either package. All shows will appear at the historic Orpheum Theatre in downtown Minneapolis.

The Trust has also announced an important date change for Beetlejuice. Due to the tour production schedule moving later in 2022, the highly anticipated Minneapolis engagement has been rescheduled to close out the Broadway season. The new dates are Sept. 19-24, 2023.

Appearing in Minnesota for the first time is TINA – The Tina Turner Musical. This new musical arrives in Minneapolis for two weeks March 1-12, 2023. An uplifting comeback story like no other. TINA – The Tina Turner Musical is the inspiring journey of a woman who broke barriers and became the Queen of Rock n’ Roll and one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time.

Everything you’ve been waiting to see on a Broadway stage is back! Jagged Little Pill is the exhilarating, fearless new musical based on Alanis Morissette’s world-changing music coming Aug. 8-13, 2023. Nominated for a staggering 15 Tony Awards®, and a recent Grammy® winner for Best Musical Theater Album, this electrifying production about a perfectly imperfect American family will make you remember what it’s like to feel truly human.

All rise for the most successful American play in Broadway history with direction by Tony Award®-winner Bartlett Sher. The Academy Award®-winner Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird makes its Minneapolis debut Feb. 14-19, 2023. Emmy Award Winning actor Richard Thomas, who recently celebrated a 60-year anniversary of performing on both stage and screen, will play the role of Atticus Finch in the National Tour.

The comedy musical Tootsie is unanimously funny and outrageously clever, a laugh-out-loud love letter to the theater. Coming to Minneapolis June 20-25, 2023Tootsie tells the story of Michael Dorsey, a talented but difficult actor who struggles to find work until one show-stopping act of desperation lands him the role of a lifetime.

Two brand new productions are returning to Minneapolis that will introduce a new generation of theater audiences to two beloved Broadway classics. Hairspray, Broadway’s Tony Award-winning musical comedy phenomenon kicks off the new year Jan. 10-15, 2023 in 1960s Baltimore asking, “can a girl with big dreams (and even bigger hair) change the world?” Captivating audiences worldwide, Cats is the record-breaking musical spectacular that features one of the most treasured songs in musical history, “Memory,” coming Oct. 25-30, 2022.

Wicked, the Broadway sensation, returns to the Orpheum Theatre this summer for a five-week engagement July 27-Aug. 28, 2022. Long before Dorothy arrives in Oz, there is another young woman, born with emerald-green skin, who is smart, fiery, misunderstood, and possessing an extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde who is exceptionally popular, their initial rivalry turns into the unlikeliest of friendships…until the world decides to call one “good,” and the other one “wicked.”

Returning Nov. 16-20, 2022 is the inspiring true life story of Carole King in Beautiful – The Carole King Musical. A two-week holiday run of Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, Les Misérables runs Dec. 6-18, 2022.

It’s showtime! He earned his stripes on Broadway…now the ghost-with-the-most is coming to Minneapolis. Beetlejuice makes its Minnesota premiere Sept. 19-24, 2023. Based on Tim Burton’s film, this hilarious musical tells the story of Lydia Deetz, a strange and unusual teenager whose whole life changes when she meets a recently deceased couple and demon with a thing for stripes.

The seven-show subscription package includes:

  • Cats, Tuesday, Oct. 25 — Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022
  • Hairspray, Tuesday, Jan. 10 — Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023
  • To Kill a Mockingbird, Tuesday, Feb. 14 — Sunday, Feb. 19, 2023
  • TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, Wednesday, March 1 — Sunday, March 12, 2023 (two weeks)
  • Tootsie, Tuesday, June 20 — Sunday, June 25, 2023
  • Jagged Little Pill, Tuesday, Aug. 8 — Sunday, Aug. 13, 2023
  • Beetlejuice, Tuesday, Sept. 19 — Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023

The eight-show subscription package includes all shows listed above and:

  • Wicked, Wednesday, July 27 — Sunday, Aug. 28, 2022 (five weeks)

Optional shows that can be added to a subscription package:

  • Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, Wednesday, Nov. 16 — Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022
  • Les Misérables, Tuesday, Dec. 6 — Sunday, Dec. 18, 2022 (two weeks)

Subscription packages information

  • The seven-show package price starts at $300.
  • The eight-show package (including Wicked) price starts at $354.
  • All shows are performed at the historic Orpheum Theatre in downtown’s Hennepin Theatre District.

The subscription package cost may be paid in monthly installments automatically charged to your credit card with no additional fees or interest. Prices include applicable season subscription discounts, historic restoration fees and administrative fees, and, if applicable, Select Plus or Select subscription fees.

All subscribers are guaranteed the same seats for each show in the seven- or eight-show package and receive exclusive benefits including online ticket management, exchanges and auto-renewals.

Group ticket requests for 10 or more can be made now by calling (612) 373-5665. Group pricing and discounts vary by show, performance, and price level. Visit Minneapolis.Broadway.com/Groups to learn more.

Tickets for individual shows will go on sale to the general public at later dates. Prices, shows, artists, dates and times are subject to change without notice.

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DATES AND DESCRIPTIONS
All shows appear at the historic Orpheum Theatre in downtown Minneapolis.

WICKED, JULY 27 – AUG. 28, 2022
So much happened before Dorothy dropped in.

WICKED, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle.  Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another young woman, born with emerald-green skin—smart, fiery, misunderstood, and possessing an extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde who is exceptionally popular, their initial rivalry turns into the unlikeliest of friendships…until the world decides to call one “good,” and the other one “wicked.”

From the first electrifying note to the final breathtaking moment, WICKED—the untold true story of the Witches of Oz—transfixes audiences with its wildly inventive story that USA Today cheers is “a complete triumph! An original musical that will make you laugh, cry, and think.”

Part of the eight-show season subscription package.

CATS, OCT. 25-30, 2022
CATS, the record-breaking musical spectacular by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in over 30 countries and 15 languages, is now on tour across North America!

Audiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater—”Memory.” Winner of seven Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, CATS tells the story of one magical night when an extraordinary tribe of cats gathers for its annual ball to rejoice and decide which cat will be reborn. The original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber (The Phantom of the Opera, School of Rock, Sunset Boulevard), original scenic and costume design by John Napier (Les Misérables), all-new lighting design by Natasha Katz (Aladdin), all-new sound design by Mick Potter, new choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) based on the original choreography by Gillian Lynne (Phantom) and direction by Trevor Nunn (Les Misérables) make this production a new CATS for a new generation!

Part of the seven- or eight-show season subscription package.

BEAUTIFUL – THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, NOV. 16-20, 2022
Beautiful – THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.

Featuring a stunning array of beloved songs written by Gerry Goffin/Carole King and Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil, including “I Feel The Earth Move,” “One Fine Day,” “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” “You’ve Got A Friend” and the title song, BEAUTIFUL has a book by Tony® Award-nominee and Academy® Award-nominated writer Douglas McGrath, direction by Marc Bruni, choreography by Josh Prince, and took home two 2014 Tony® Awards and a 2015 Grammy® Award.

Optional show to add to season ticket package.

LES MISÉRABLES, DEC. 6-18, 2022
Cameron Mackintosh presents the acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISÉRABLES. This brilliant new staging has taken the world by storm and has been hailed as “a reborn dream of a production” (Daily Telegraph). Set against the backdrop of 19th century France, LES MISÉRABLES tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. The magnificent score of LES MISÉRABLES includes the songs “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” “Bring Him Home,” “One Day More” and many more.

Optional show to add to season ticket package.

HAIRSPRAY, JAN. 10-15, 2023
You Can’t Stop the Beat! HAIRSPRAY, Broadway’s Tony Award-winning musical comedy phenomenon is back on tour! Join 16-year-old Tracy Turnblad in 1960’s Baltimore as she sets out to dance her way onto TV’s most popular show. Can a girl with big dreams (and even bigger hair) change the world?

Featuring the beloved score of hit songs including “Welcome to the 60’s,” “Good Morning Baltimore” and “You Can’t Stop the Beat,” HAIRSPRAY is “fresh, winning, and deliriously tuneful!” (The New York Times).

This all-new touring production will reunite Broadway’s award-winning creative team led by Director Jack O’Brien and Choreographer Jerry Mitchell to bring HAIRSPRAY to a new generation of theater audiences.

Part of the seven- or eight-show season subscription package.

HARPER LEE’S TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, FEB. 14-19, 2023, MINNESOTA PREMIERE
All rise for Academy Award® winner Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork. The New York Times Critic’s Pick TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD is “the most successful American play in Broadway history. It has not played to a single empty seat” (60 Minutes). Rolling Stone gives it 5 stars, calling it “an emotionally shattering landmark production of an American classic,” and New York Magazine calls it “a real phenomenon. Majestic and incandescent, it’s filled with breath and nuance and soul.” With direction by Tony Award® winner Bartlett Sher, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD — “the greatest novel of all time” (Chicago Tribune) — has quickly become “one of the greatest plays in history” (NPR).

Emmy Award Winning actor Richard Thomas, who recently celebrated a 60-year anniversary of performing on both stage and screen, will play the role of Atticus Finch in the National Tour. Additional casting will be announced later.

Part of the seven- or eight-show season subscription package.

TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, MARCH 1-12, 2023, MINNEASOTA PREMIERE
HER VOICE IS UNDENIABLE. HER FIRE IS UNSTOPPABLE. HER TRIUMPH IS UNLIKE ANY OTHER.

An uplifting comeback story like no other, TINA – The Tina Turner Musical is the inspiring journey of a woman who broke barriers and became the Queen of Rock n’ Roll.

One of the world’s best-selling artists of all time, Tina Turner has won 12 Grammy Awards and her live shows have been seen by millions, with more concert tickets sold than any other solo performer in music history.

Featuring her much loved songs, TINA – The Tina Turner Musical is written by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Katori Hall and directed by the internationally acclaimed Phyllida Lloyd.

Part of the seven- or eight-show season subscription package.

TOOTSIE, JUNE 20-25, 2023, MINNESOTA PREMIERE
Call it “musical comedy heaven” (Rolling Stone). Call it “the most uproarious new musical in years!” (The Hollywood Reporter). Call it TOOTSIE! This laugh-out-loud love letter to the theater tells the story of Michael Dorsey, a talented but difficult actor who struggles to find work until one show-stopping act of desperation lands him the role of a lifetime. Featuring a hilarious Tony -winning book by Robert Horn and an outrageously clever score by 2018 Tony-winner David Yazbek (The Band’s Visit, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels), this New York Times Critic’s Pick is “a joyful delight” (The Washington Post) that’s “so packed with punchlines, it should be called a jokebox musical!” (Bloomberg). “In these turbulent times, when the world seems out of balance, we need a place to let the good times roll,” raves Rolling Stone. “TOOTSIE is it!”

Part of the seven- or eight-show season subscription package.

JAGGED LITTLE PILL, AUG. 8-13, 2023, MINNESOTA PREMIERE
SOME SHOWS YOU SEE. THIS SHOW YOU FEEL.

Joy, strength, love, courage, catharsis, LIFE: everything we’ve been waiting to see in a Broadway show— is here in the exhilarating Tony and Grammy Award-winning new musical about a perfectly imperfect American family, based on Alanis Morissette’s world-changing music.

Directed by Tony-winner Diane Paulus (Waitress, Pippin), with a Tony-winning book by Diablo Cody (Juno) and Grammy-winning score, this electrifying production about a perfectly imperfect American family “vaults the audience to its collective feet” (The Guardian).  “Redemptive, rousing and real, JAGGED LITTLE PILL stands alongside the original musicals that have sustained the best hopes of Broadway.” (The New York Times)

You live, you learn, you connect, you jump out of your seat, you feel truly human… at JAGGED LITTLE PILL.

Part of the seven- or eight-show season subscription package.

BEETLEJUICE, SEPT. 19-24, 2022, MINNESOTA PREMIERE
He earned his stripes on Broadway… now the ghost-with-the-most is coming to Minneapolis.

It’s showtime! Based on Tim Burton’s dearly beloved film, this hilarious musical tells the story of Lydia Deetz, a strange and unusual teenager whose whole life changes when she meets a recently deceased couple and a demon with a thing for stripes. With an irreverent book, an astonishing set, and a score that’s out of this Netherworld, BEETLEJUICE is “SCREAMINGLY GOOD FUN!” (Variety). And under its uproarious surface (six feet under, to be exact), it’s a remarkably touching show about family, love, and making the most of every Day-O!

Part of the seven- or eight-show season subscription package.

Hennepin Theatre Trust drives cultural and economic vitality in Minnesota through leadership of the dynamic Hennepin Theatre District in downtown Minneapolis and educational programming that reaches every area of the state. Its historic theatres — Orpheum, State and Pantages — and event center at 900 Hennepin Avenue light up Hennepin Avenue with top-tier entertainment, including the best of Broadway and a wide variety of arts programming. Hennepin Theatre Trust is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Learn more at HennepinTheatreTrust.org.

Heart of Hennepin – celebrating 100 years of the Hennepin Theatre District To honor the centennial of the Hennepin Theatre District, Hennepin Theatre Trust is not only celebrating its historic venues — the Orpheum, State and Pantages theatres, The Hennepin event center and 824 Hennepin — but also everyone who is part of the legacy that has made the district the heart of Hennepin for 100 years. This year-long centennial celebration pays tribute to our community and history, and looks ahead to the future of the arts, the Trust and downtown Minneapolis.

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