Fiddler on the Roof Announces Tour

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A national tour of the classic American musical will launch in 2018.
Judy Kuhn
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A national tour of the Broadway revival of Fiddler On the Roof will launch in fall 2018, according to the producers of the New York production.

Casting and tour route will be announced at a later time.

The Broadway revival, which stars six-time Tony Award nominee Danny Burstein as Tevye, will end its run December 31 at 2 PM. Upon closing, the production will have played a total of 463 performances.

Burstein, who currently stars opposite multiple Tony nominee Judy Kuhn, was Tony-nominated for his performance. The musical was also nominated for Best Revival and Best Choreography.


Directed by Tony Award winner Bartlett Sher, the production opened on Broadway December 20, 2016, after previews that began November 20 at the Broadway Theatre.

The original Fiddler on the Roof, which opened in 1964, was the first Broadway musical to surpass 3,000 performances. The 2004 revival played 781 performances.

The musical has a book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry Bock, and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. A cast album was recorded on the Broadway Records label.

The Broadway company also currently features Jenny Rose Baker, Michael C. Bernardi, Adam Dannheisser, Mitch Greenberg, Adam Grupper, Adam Kantor, Karl Kenzler, Alix Korey, Samantha Massell, Melanie Moore, George Psomas, Ben Rappaport, Nick Rehberger, Nerghiz Sarki, Jeffrey Schecter, and Alexandra Silber. The ensemble comprises Jill Abramovitz, Julie Benko, Kacie Boblitt, Stephen Carrasco, Eric Chambliss, Ben Cherry, Austin Goodwin, Jacob Guzman, Jesse Kovarsky, Stephanie Lynne Mason, Zach McNally, Matt Moisey, Robbie Nicholson, Sarah Parker, Marla Phelan, Tess Primack, Dee Roscioli, J.C. Schuster, Jonathan Royse Windham, Andrew Wojtal, and Aaron Young.

Tickets are on sale via or by phone at (212) 239-6200. The Broadway Theatre is located at 1681 Broadway at 53rd Street.

Fiddler is produced by Jeffrey Richards, Jam Theatricals, Louise Gund, Jerry Frankel, Broadway Across America, Rebecca Gold, Stephanie P. McClelland, Barbara Freitag & Company/Catherine Schreiber & Company, Greenleaf Productions, Orin Wolf, Patty Baker, Caiola Productions, The Nederlander Organization, Gabrielle Palitz, Kit Seidel, TenTex Partners, Healy Theatricals, Edward M. Kaufman, Soffer/Namoff Entertainment, Clear Channel Spectacolor, Jessica Genick, and Will Trice.


Kuhn will perform her cabaret act on Playbill Travel’s star-studded Broadway on the High Seas 8 Caribbean cruise in February 2017. (Click here for more information.) Burstein will be among the artists performing on Playbill Travel’s May 21-28, 2017, Broadway on the Rhone River adventure on the S.S. Catherine with stops in Avignon, Tarascon sur Rhone, Viviers, Tournon/Tain L'Hermitage, Lyon, and Macon; click here for more information.


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