By: Amanda Narcisi
The 2019-2020 season of PNC Broadway in Pittsburgh is very fetch. That was my only pun I swear. The upcoming season has sparked an excitement for a new season as the city comes off of a Hamilton hangover. The new season kicks off October 29th 2019 and here is the complete line up.
Oct. 29th-Nov. 3rd- Benedum Center
Mean Girls is the story of Cady Heron, who grew up on an African savanna and now must adjust to normal high school life. She takes on the popular Regina George, the most popular girl in school. In the end Cady Heron learns the hard way that taking down the popular girl hurts.
A Bronx Tale
November 19th - 24th - Benedum Center
A Bronx Tale is about the the Bronx in the 1960’s where a young kid aspires to be a mob boss and his father does everything to stop him. In the end the boy is torn between family and the mob.
Jesus Christ Superstar
Dec. 31st - Jan. 5th - Benedum Center
The classic Andrew Loyd Webber musical tells the last days of Jesus Christ with rock n roll.
Feb. 4th - 9th - Benedum Center
This amazing love story of a young, orphaned Vietnamese girl who was forced to work in a bar by a character known as the Engineer. There she meets and falls in love with an American G.I. named Chris. They are eventually torn apart by the fall of Saigon. For the next three years, Kim goes on an epic journey to find Chris who has no idea he fathered a child.
The Band’s Visit
March 10th - 15th - Benedum Center
In an Israeli dessert town is a cafe where Dina works. Nothing is ever new there. Until one day when a band of Egyptian musician shows up after purchasing the wrong tickets. Dina and fellow towns people decide to take them in for the night and nothing is the same after.
Summer-The Donna Summer Musical
April 7th - 12th - Heinz Hall
The story of Donna Summer, a girl from Boston who rose up from a gospel singer to the queen of the dance floor. With amazing songs like “Bad Girls” and “Hot Stuff”, this show will get you dancing in the aisles.
Escape to Margaritaville
May 12th - 17th - Benedum Center
Grab a cocktail and a cheeseburger and get ready to dance. This hilarious and fun musical is filled with all of your Jimmy Buffet favorites and will have you craving the island life.
Four Season Specials
The Lion King
September 4th - 29th - Benedum Center
November 26th - December 1st
December 26th - 29th - Heinz Hall
February 25th - March 1st - Benedum Center
How to get tickets
To attend all 7 shows purchase a season pass. Seats for the season start at $205. Individual tickets are on sale now. For more information or for tickets visit https://trustarts.org, visit the box office or call 412-456-6666
Make sure you visit our Cultural Trust page for info on the rest of this season.