Voting for Division 1, Round 1 of Broadway Brackets 2019 is now complete and the winners are in! We asked theatre fans to vote for the Grammy-winning cast albums they loved best. Here are the results from the initial round of voting.
Wicked proved to be popular among our readers, winning in a landslide against the 2003 revival of Gypsy in the first match-up with 92% of votes. Fans voted for In The Heights over Spring Awakening, with the Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes musical winning nearly 60% of votes in its match-up. The 2009 revival cast album of West Side Story won against Jersey Boys, with over 70% of the votes. The final match-up, Spamalot against American Idiot, was a tight race, with American Idiot clinching the win with 51% of votes and moving on to the next round.
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Voting for Division 2, Round 1 continues through March 25 at 12PM ET.
VOTE FOR THE SHOWS IN DIVISION 2, ROUND 1 BELOW: