SAN JOSE, CA — Broadway San Jose, a Nederlander Presentation, has announced the six productions that comprise the lineup for the 2016–17 season at the Center for the Performing Arts. (Click here for the CPA Calendar.)
The season will include Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera (September 14–October 2, 2016); a brand-new stage production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic The Sound of Music (November 8–13, 2016); the 2013 Tony Award®-winning Best Musical Kinky Boots (January 24–29, 2017); the Tony Award®-winning hit musical Matilda the Musical (March 7–12, 2017); direct from London’s West End, The Bodyguard (April 25–30, 2017), the award-winning musical based on the smash hit film starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner; and the critically-acclaimed and award-winning production of Roundabout Theatre Company’s Cabaret (June 6–11, 2017).
In addition, special season add-ons include a limited engagement of the world’s best-loved musical, Annie (January 6–8, 2017); and, by popular demand, The Book of Mormon, which played a record-breaking two-week run in 2015, returns to San Jose for a limited engagement (July 11-23, 2017).
“The 2016-17 season showcases a diverse and entertaining array of musicals, ranging from acclaimed classics to some of Broadway’s biggest blockbusters,” said Nanci Williams, Broadway San Jose General Manager. “Led by Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera, this season has something for every theatrical taste.” [Read More]