SIDE SHOW: New musical by Henry Krieger (Dreamgirls) and Bill Russell, about the Hilton Sisters, a pair of Siamese twins who performed in vaudeville. Alice Ripley (Sunset Boulevard) and Emily Skinner star as the twins. Directed and choreographed by Robert Longbottom. Begins previews Sept. 19. Opens Oct. 16. Richard Rodgers Theatre. Tickets go on sale Aug. 17: (212) 307-4100. Outside NY metro area: (800) 755-4000.
TRIUMPH OF LOVE: New musical starring Susan Egan, Betty Buckley, F. Murray Abraham and Nancy Opel. Based on the 18th century Marivaux comedy of the same title. Book by James Magruder. Music by Jeffrey Stock. Lyrics by Susan Birkenhead. Previews begin Sept. 23. Opens Oct. 23. Royale Theatre. Tickets go on sale Aug. 17 at (212) 239-6200, outside metro NY: (800) 447-7400. Royale box office opens Sept. 15.
JACKIE: Gip Hoppe's farcical play about late first lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. Previews: Oct. 10. Opens Nov. 10. Belasco Theatre. Tickets on sale now at (212) 239-6200, outside metro NY: (800) 447-7400.