The Verdict: Read Reviews for Broadway-Bound Musical Beaches

The Verdict   The Verdict: Read Reviews for Broadway-Bound Musical Beaches Beaches, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the 1988 film of the same title, officially opened its tryout July 2 at the Drury Lane Theatre in Chicago. The production has been announced to arrive on Broadway next season, although no dates have been revealed.
Shoshana Bean and Whitney Bashor
Shoshana Bean and Whitney Bashor Photo by Brett Beiner

Directed by Eric Schaeffer, this production, reworked from an earlier version presented at Signature Theatre near Washington DC, has a book by Iris Rainer Dark and Thom Thomas, and a score by Dart and David Austin. Beaches runs through Aug. 16.

Read the reviews below. Playbill.com will continue to update as more reviews become available online.

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