RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The schedule for next year’s Broadway In Richmond season has been released and it included some noteworthy shows including, “Hamilton”, “Dear Evan Hansen” and “Pretty Woman: The Musical.”
The shows will be once again held in the Altria theater. Here’s the announcement for the 2022-2023 lineup:
Dear Evan Hansen: October 18 – 23, 2022 with eight performances
A letter that was never meant to be seen, a lie that was never meant to be told, a life he never dreamed he could have. Evan Hansen is about to get the one thing he’s always wanted: a chance to finally fit in. “Dear Evan Hansen” is a personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.
Pretty Woman: The Musical: November 22 – 27, 2022 with eight performances
Based on one of Hollywood’s most beloved romantic stories of all time, springs to life with a creative team led by two-time Tony Award-winning director and choreographer Jerry Mitchell (“Hairspray”, “Kinky Boots”, “Legally Blonde”).
Hairspray: January 24 – 29, 2023 with eight performances
Join 16-year-old Tracy Turnblad in 1960s 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?
Hamilton: April 11 – 23, 2023 with 16 performances
“Hamilton” is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, “Hamilton” has taken the story of American founding father Alexander Hamilton and created a revolutionary moment in theatre—a musical that has had an impact on culture, politics, and education.
Hadestown: May 31 – June 4, 2023 with 8 performances
“Hadestown” intertwines two mythic tales — that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone — as it invites you on a hell-raising journey to the underworld and back.
Ain’t Too Proud: July 11 – 16, 2023 with eight performances
“Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations” is a new Broadway musical that follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Three shows will be available to add on to subscription packages:
- Wicked: Aug. 31 – Sept. 11, 2022, with 16 performances
- The Book of Mormon: Feb. 10 – 11, 2023, with three performances
- Les Misérables: March 22 – 26, 2023, with eight performances
Broadway In Richmond is presented by Nederlander National Markets. The series started presenting shows in Richmond in 2009 with this season officially being the fourteenth, although shows in the Spring and Fall of 2020 through the Spring of 2021 were canceled due to the pandemic and in most cases were rescheduled.
Subscriptions are on sale now and current subscribers can renew online, and new subscribers can purchase their season tickets via the Broadway In Richmond website. The six-show package starting price is $265.50 (plus applicable fees).