Madrid can boast of having a varied and complete musical agenda in Broadway style. As it could not be otherwise, this spring is full of proposals that add to the successful shows that are currently triumphing on the billboard. Discover with us the most outstanding works, and... get ready to spend an unforgettable evening!
On the billboard
The offer is very wide and varied, and we are going to start with the smaller ones, who can not miss the work that continues on the billboard with a continued success, El Rey León (The Lion King), at the Lope de Vega Theatre in Gran Via. People all over the world have enjoyed this show and it's reason enough to visit Madrid and savour it live. Beating record of permanence, in its sixth season of representation, which shall last until 30 November.
Directly from Broadway, will arrive to Madrid and more specifically at the Teatro Coliseum, the musical show 'Anastasia'. A long-awaited premiere and the capital will be the first European city to enjoy this show. The appointment will be from Tuesday to Sunday, from August 15 to 30 November.
The company from Malaga Crea + teatro is premiering the adaptation of Charles M. Schulz's famous comic ‘Snoopy, El Musical’, which can be seen in the Teatro Luchana from 17 to 29 September. A show for all audiences, which will transport us to his fantastic world, surrounded by his friends.
From September 5 to December 22, you have another chance to enjoy 'Billy Elliot, El Musical'. The story of this boy who wanted to be a dancer, comes once again to Madrid after triumphing in London and Broadway. The venue for this musical show, which has already been seen by more than ten million people around the world, is the Nuevo Teatro Alcalá. Dance and music go hand in hand in this careful production, so that it will surely become one of the season's favourite shows.
The Teatro Rialto will surprise us from 26thSeptember to 1stDecember, with ‘La Jaula de las Locas’ a show with which you will enjoy the big time. It is an authentic Broadway musical in code of humor, full of delirious situations between two very opposing families.
Don't miss the most romantic musical, which triumphed on the big screen in 1990 starring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore and Whoopi Goldberg. We're talking about 'Ghost', which will arrive at Madrid's Teatro EDP Gran Vía on 8thOctober and will remain on stage in Madrid until 1stDecember 1. A true love story that will touch your heart!
From 16th October until January 26, 2020 , you will be able to know the history of Jesus Christ from a current point of view thanks to '33 El Musical', created from the original idea of the Spanish priest Toño Casado. Jesus, a carpenter from Nazareth, travels to Jerusalem to bring the best of the news, and although there he is received as a revolution, his detractors will make story have the worst of outcomes. But, it is possible that the story does not end here, and that this is only the beginning that will change the vision of the world through a message of love.
From 12thOctober to 4thJanuary 2020, the Teatro Maravillas will host the fourth season of another classic of a lifetime: ‘Peter Pan’. This is a new version that, with an impressive staging, aerial acrobatic numbers, live music and many surprises, will become a great party full of emotions.
You will be able to see until 8 December 'El Médico' in the Teatro Apolo, a musical suitable for all audiences based on the universal and successful novel by Noah Gordon of the same name. Don't miss this world premiere of this show, created and produced entirely in Spain.
Don't miss 'La Familia Addams' (The Addams Family), a Broadway musical that returns to Madrid to make the audience experience a dark and fun evening. With Carmen Conesa, in the role of Morticia, don't miss this hilarious play in which unexpected changes take place, such as her daughter, Wednesday, being in love with a 'normal' boy and organises a dinner to get to know the family. The date will be at the Espacio Delicias from 16 November to 9 December.
For its part, the Gran Teatro Bankia Delicias will host from 1 to 29 November 'La Fuerza del Destino', a show tribute to Mecano. A journey through the songs of this unique group, which has been part of the soundtrack of our lives.
From December 12, 2019 to January 26, 2020, the Espacio Delicias will host THE HOLE's new show, 'Hotel Habana Show'. Travel to Old Havana without leaving Madrid through the history of an old hotel, to the rhythm of good music combined with the circus and dance of Cuba. Don't miss it!
You'll have to wait until December 21 to see Baby and Johnny again, the absolute protagonists of a classic film in musical version: 'Dirty Dancing'. The Espacio Delicias will host until March 22, 2020, this new season that will make you vibrate with well-known songs, rhythm, passion... a real show not to be missed!
If musical shows are your passion, enjoy this unique offer.
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