When “Hamilton” came to Indianapolis in December 2019, it was one of the last big entertainment events before the pandemic took hold. Next season, nearly four years later, the musical will return.
Broadway in Indianapolis will bring it back for a two-week run in the spring of 2023 after large crowds and customer requests for its return, according to the company. It’ll be in a six-show season that kicks off in October with ‘Anastasia’ – which is one of three Circle City premieres that includes Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ and ‘Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of the Temptations “.
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Here is the full program and how to buy tickets.
October 18-23 at the Old National Center
The Indianapolis premiere arrives after being canceled in 2020. From the Russian Empire to 1920s Paris, a woman delves into her past as she battles a Soviet officer who doesn’t want her to know with the help of a crook and ex-aristocrat. The show uses music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics by Lynn Ahrens and the book by Terrence McNally.
November 15-20 at Clowes Memorial Hall
Aladdin, down the street, finds Princess Jasmine, some Wishes, and the Genie – a combination powerful enough to fight off the evil plans against him. Comedy, magic and dramatic flair intertwine with glittering sets and costumes in the classic story. It includes songs from the film and new music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice and writer Chad Beguelin.
From February 21 to 26, 2023, at the Old National Center
Tracy Turnblad, her memorable hairstyle, and her wild band of friends invite audiences back to 1960s Baltimore with dreams to dance and change the world. “Welcome to the 60’s”, “Good Morning Baltimore” and “You Can’t Stop the Beat” are among the tracks that feed Jerry Mitchell’s choreography.
March 14-19, 2023 at Clowes Memorial Hall
The story of Jean Valjean’s fight to start a new life and gain redemption after enduring searing punishment is still one of the most popular musicals in the history of the genre. His classic songs – including “I Dreamed a Dream”, “On My Own”, “Bring Him Home”, “One Day More” and “Master of the House” – remain at the heart of the emotion of this Alain production. Boublil and Claude-Michel Schoenberg.
From April 26 to May 7, 2023, at the Old National Center
Rooted in the life of founding father Alexander Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip-hop and R&B score has propelled the musical into a stratosphere of popularity all its own. He broke new ground by casting actors of color in most major roles to highlight America’s diversity, immigrant challenges, and what lies behind the American Dream.
“Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of the Temptations”
June 6-11, 2023 at Clowes Memorial Hall
The Detroit quintet’s history of over a dozen No. 1 hits unfolds to their beloved songs, including “My Girl,” “Just My Imagination,” “Get Ready,” and “Daddy Was a Rolling Stone.” “. The musical of the rise of the ensemble written by Dominique Morisseau includes personal conflicts, betrayal, loyalty and the nation’s civil unrest.
How to buy tickets
Season tickets for all six shows are on sale. Prices for six-show packages range from $263 to $758. Individual tickets will be available four to six weeks before the opening of each show.
Purchase them online at broadwayinindianapolis.com or by calling the subscription hotline at 800-793-7469 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Group reservations of 10 or more are on sale for all shows except “Hamilton”. Make reservations by visiting indianapolis.broadway.com/groups or calling 317-632-5183.
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