2017 - 2018 Broadway Season Revealed
MEMPHIS, TN – The Orpheum Theatre Group unveiled the highly anticipated 2017-2018 Broadway Season at an announcement party at the historic Orpheum Theatre on Monday, February 20. Attendees were the first to hear about next season’s exciting offerings. HAMILTON was officially announced as part of the Orpheum’s 2018-2019 Broadway Season.
“This upcoming season of shows has collectively earned an impressive 21 Tony Awards,” said Brett Batterson, President & CEO of the Orpheum Theatre Group. “From shows that just stepped off Broadway to award-winning revivals, this season’s lineup gives you a chance to discover new favorites and to rediscover the titles you know and love.”
The 2017-2018 subscription series includes Rodgers & Hammerstein’s THE KING AND I, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, FINDING NEVERLAND, THE COLOR PURPLE, and SOMETHING ROTTEN! Season options include return engagements of the Spectacular New Production of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA and Memphis’ most popular musical, WICKED. The 2017-2018 Broadway Season is generously sponsored in part by Memphis Area Honda Dealers. Subscribers for the 2017-2018 season will be first in line to secure their tickets for HAMILTON when renewing their subscription next year.
“We are so excited to host HAMILTON during our 2018-2019 Season,” continued Batterson. “The best way to guarantee seats to this blockbuster show? Become a Broadway season subscriber now!”
Season tickets holders lock in the best seats at exclusive savings and enjoy perks like prepaid parking, ticket exchange and resale privileges, early access for special engagements, and a Subscriber Perks Card, which provides patrons with discounts to the Orpheum’s VIP Partner businesses. Subscribers can customize their season with the Swap-A- Show program by trading any of the regular season’s offerings for one of this year’s special options: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA and WICKED.
Current season ticket holders can renew now online, by phone, or by mail. New season ticket packages go on sale Monday, April 3. Group tickets will go on sale in June. Those interested in more information about season tickets should contact the Orpheum Box Office at 901-525-3000 or visit www.orpheum-memphis.com.
About the Orpheum Theatre Group:
The mission of the Orpheum Theatre Group is to enhance the communities we serve by utilizing the performing arts to entertain, educate, and enlighten while preserving the historic Orpheum Theatre and the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts & Education. For more information, visit www.orpheum-memphis.com.
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