Last Chance: Schedule of Upcoming Broadway and Off-Broadway Show Closings

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Here is the list of upcoming Broadway and major Off-Broadway show closings. Grab tickets before it’s too late!

This list is updated regularly.


Closing Saturday, January 19, 2019

TRAINSPOTTING
Off-Broadway: Roy Arias Stages
Written by Harry Gibson
Directed by Adam Spreadbury-Maher
Cast includes: Greg Esplin, Liam Akpan, Andrew Barrett, Tom Chandler, Lauren Downie, Greg Esplin, Pia Hagan, and Oliver Sublet
Disturbing. Gruesome. Funny. Mark Renton and his mates Sick Boy, Tommy and Begbie embark on a horrific journey to the heart of a world peopled by psychos, junkies and drunk Scottish fathers. Entertaining and shocking in equal measure, but at times hilarious, disintegration of their friendship as they hurtle towards self-destruction.

To purchase Trainspotting tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


Closing Sunday, January 20, 2019

MIKE BIRBIGLIA'S THE NEW ONE
Broadway: Cort Theatre
Written by Mike Birbiglia
Directed by Seth Barish
Cast includes: Mike Birbiglia
Comedian, storyteller, director, and actor Mike Birbiglia tries not to tell people anything about his new show because the less you know about the show the more you will enjoy it.

To purchase Mike Birbiglia's The New One tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!

SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL
Broadway: Winter Garden Theatre
Book by Julian Fellowes
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics by Glenn Slater
Directed by Laurence Connor
Choreographed by JoAnn M. Hunter
Cast includes: Justin Collette, Analisa Leaming, Jonathan Gould, Lori Eve Marinacci, Matthew Jost, Levi Buksbazen, Montgomery Lamb, Jordan Cole, Ava Briglia, Hudson Loverro, and Layla Capers
Based on the hit film, School of Rock - The Musical is a hilarious new musical that follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. While teaching these pint-sized prodigies what it means to truly rock, Dewey falls for the school's beautiful, but uptight headmistress, helping her rediscover the wild child within.

To purchase School of Rock - The Musical tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


Closing Saturday, January 26, 2019

BLUE RIDGE
Off-Broadway: Atlantic Theater Company/Linda Gross Theater
Written by Abby Rosebrock
Directed by Taibi Magar
Cast includes: Kyle Beltran, Marin Ireland, Nicole Lewis, Kristolyn Lloyd, and Chris Stack
A progressive high-school teacher with a rage problem retaliates against her unscrupulous boss and is sentenced to six months at a church-sponsored halfway house, where she attends to everyone's recovery but her own. Set in Southern Appalachia, Blue Ridge is a pitch-dark comedy about heartbreak, hell-raising and healing.

To purchase Blue Ridge tickets, click here.


Closing Sunday, January 27, 2019

AMERICAN SON
Broadway: Booth Theatre
Written by Christopher Demos-Brown
Directed by Kenny Leon
Cast includes: Steven Pasquale, Kerry Washington, Jeremy Jordan, and Eugene Lee
A Florida police station in the middle of the night; a mother searching for her missing teenage son. American Son is a gripping tale of two parents caught in our national divide, with their worst fears hanging in the balance.

To purchase American Son tickets, click here.

THE WAVERLY GALLERY
Broadway: John Golden Theatre
Written by Kenneth Lonergan
Directed by Lila Neugebauer
Cast includes: Elaine May, Lucas Hedges, Joan Allen, Michael Cera, and David Cromer
A powerfully poignant and often hilarious play, The Waverly Gallery is about the final years of a generous, chatty, and feisty grandmother’s final battle against Alzheimer’s disease. Gladys is an old-school lefty and social activist and longtime owner of a small art gallery in Greenwich Village. The play explores her fight to retain her independence and the subsequent effect of her decline on her family, especially her grandson. More than a memory play, The Waverly Gallery captures the humor and strength of a family in the face of crisis.

To purchase The Waverly Gallery tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here.

THE JUNGLE
Off-Broaedway: St. Ann's Warehouse
Written by Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson
Directed by Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin
Cast includes: Mohammad Amiri, Alexander Devrient, Elham Ehsas, Trevor Fox, Milan Ghobsheh, Ammar Haj Ahmad, Alex Lawther, Jo McInnes, Yasin Moradi, Jonathan Nyati, John Pfumojena, Rachel Redford, Dominic Rowan, Rachid Sabitri, Mohamed Sarrar, Ben Turner, Nahel Tzegai, Vera Gurpinar and Annika Mehta
Okot wants nothing more than to get to the UK. Beth wants nothing more than to help him. Meet the hopeful, resilient residents of the Jungle – a sprawling refugee camp in Northern France. Take a seat inside the bustling Afghan Café and experience how, with minimal resources in a cold, muddy and scary environment, refugees and committed volunteers built a warm, self-governing, diverse society from nothing.

To purchase The Jungle tickets, click here.


Closing Sunday, April 7, 2019

KINKY BOOTS
Broadway: Al Hirschfeld Theatre
Book by Harvey Fierstein
Music and Lyrics by Cyndi Lauper
Directed and Choreographed by Jerry Mitchell
Cast includes: Conor Maynard, J. Harrison Ghee, Carrie St. Louis, Caroline Bowman, Daniel Stewart Sherman, and Marcus Neville
Charlie is a factory owner struggling to save his family business. Lola is a fabulous entertainer with a wildly exciting idea. With a little compassion and a lot of understanding, this unexpected pair learns to embrace their differences and creates a line of sturdy stilettos unlike any the world has ever seen! But in the end, their most sensational achievement is their friendship.

To purchase Kinky Boots tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


Closing Sunday, April 28, 2019

AVENUE Q
Off-Broadway: New World Stages Stage III
Book by Jeff Whitty
Music and Lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx
Directed by Jason Moore
Cast includes: Nicholas Kohn, Jason Jacoby, Matt Dengler, Gizel Jimenez, Lacretta, Jamie Glickman, Michael Liscio, Jr., Imari Hardon, Katie Boren, Rob Morrison, and Grace Choi
Avenue Q follows Princeton, a recent college grad who arrives in New York with a B.A. in English and not much else. Living alongside a crew of neighbors including monsters, a Japanese immigrant, a closeted Republican, and Gary Coleman, he sets off to find his ever-elusive purpose, which doesn't get any easier in adulthood.

To purchase Avenue Q tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!


For a full list of currently running Broadway shows, click here.

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