Lied Center reveals biggest Broadway season in its history
Broadway is coming back in Lincoln!
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — After an 18-month hiatus caused by the pandemic, 2021-2022 will be the biggest Broadway season in Lied Center history. Nine exciting Broadway productions will thrill Lincoln audiences.
National tours of Jersey Boys, The Band’s Visit, Come from Away, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Jimmy Buffett’s Escape to Margaritaville will make up the 2021-2022 season package. Patrons who purchased tickets to the postponed 2020-2021 season have had their tickets automatically transferred to the 2021-2022 Broadway season. In addition to the five shows in the season package, the Lied Center is excited to welcome the national tours of Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, Riverdance, Madagascar, and the Tony Award winning revival of Oklahoma, along with the return of Broadway superstar Bernadette Peters!
“We’ve never had this many Broadway shows in a single season, and we’re so excited to welcome audiences back in a big way,” Lied Center Executive Director, Bill Stephan said.
Broadway season packages go on sale to the public on May 19. The Lied Center anticipates 2021-2022 Broadway shows will be presented with full-capacity seating, with masks being required until further notice.