The season will also feature the previously announced London transfer of Calendar Girls, the Toronto premiere of Billy Elliot, the Stratford Shakespeare Festival production of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, and the pre-Broadway engagement of Priscilla Queen of the Desert.
Complete dates and venues will be announced shortly.
Launching the season will be Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical, running October-November 2010. Des McAnuff will re-stage the Stratford Shakespeare Festival production of Stephen Sondheim, Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart's A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum December 2010-January 2011.
Matthew White will direct the Menier production of Cy Coleman's Sweet Charity, which is transferring to London's West End and will also play Toronto March-April 2011. Tim Firth's Calendar Girls will make its North American premiere April-May 2011, under the direction of Marti Maraden. The Mirvish season will also offer My Mother's Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding (Feb. 26-March 21); Rock of Ages (beginning April 20); Mamma Mia! (April 28-June 6); A Jew Grows in Brooklyn (April 28-May 16); Fiddler on the Roof with Harvey Fierstein (June 8-13); and Wingfield Lost and Found (Jan. 12-30, 2011).
Mirvish operates the Royal Alexandra, the Princess of Wales, the Canon and the Panasonic Theatres in Toronto. For tickets phone (800) 771-3933 or visit Mirvish.com.