'Beetlejuice' Announces Broadway Closing

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A very strange and unusual announcement has come from the Netherworld, Beetlejuice will play its final performance on Saturday, June 6, 2020 at the Winter Garden Theater.

A final block of tickets now on sale for all performances through Saturday, June 6, 2020. The hit musical just broke the Winter Garden Theatre Box Office Record for 8 performances on the week ending December 1, 2019.

Good news for Beetlejuice fans, the show will launch a National Tour in the fall of 2021. Cities and dates to be announced shortly. Beetlejuice opened on Broadway on Thursday, April 25, 2019, and was nominated for eight Tony Awards including Best New Musical.

Beetlejuice stars two-time Tony Award nominee Alex Brightman (School of Rock) in the title role, Theater World Award winnerSophia Anne Caruso (Lazarus) as Lydia, Tony Award nominee Kerry Butler (Mean Girls)as Barbara, David Josefsberg (The Prom) as Adam, Obie Award Winner Adam Dannheisser (Rock of Ages) as Charles, and Three-Time Drama Desk Award NomineeLeslie Kritzer (The Robber Bridegroom) as Delia, with Jill Abramovitz (Fiddler on the Roof) as Maxine Dean, Kelvin Moon Loh (SpongBob SquarePants) as Otho, Danny Rutigliano (Holiday Inn) as Maxie Dean, and Dana Steingold (25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee) as the Girl Scout, in a cast of 25 that includes Tessa Alves, Gilbert L. Bailey II, Will Blum, Johnny Brantley III, Ryan Breslin, Natalie Charle Ellis, Brooke Engen, Abe Goldfarb, Eric Anthony Johnson, Elliott Mattox, Mateo Melendez, Sean Montgomery, Ramone Owens, Presley Ryan and Kim Sava.

For tickets visit the official website.

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