The best in comedy and Broadway can be found right here in New Orleans at the Saenger Theatre. The historic theatre opened on February 4, 1927 and has been the host of comedians, Broadway shows, singers and songwriters, and plenty more. This Fall, the Saenger Theatre has lots of exciting shows and performances in store. From family-friendly favorites including THE LION KING and Dr. Suess to 2 nights of Lauren Daigle, going to the theatre is the perfect activity for all to enjoy.
now through november 13: Disney’s THE LION KING
Now through November 13 (only a few days away), Disney’s THE LION KING takes the stage. Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, this landmark musical event brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway. Tony Award®-winning director Julie Taymor brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals. THE LION KING also features some of Broadway’s most recognizable music, crafted by Tony Award®-winning artists Elton John and Tim Rice. There is simply nothing else like THE LION KING.Only a few showtimes remain, so grab your tickets now while you can!
Friday, November 25: Disney Junior Live On Tour: Costume Palooza
Tuesday, November 20 through Sunday, December 4: SIX the Musical
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From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take the mic to remix five hundred years of historical heartbreak into an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the global sensation that everyone is losing their head over. The New York Times says SIX “TOTALLY RULES!” (Critic’s Pick) and The Washington Post hails SIX as “Exactly the kind of energizing, inspirational illumination this town aches for! The Broadway season got supercharged!” Written by Toby Marlow & Lucy Moss.
Sunday, November 27: Holiday Dreams: A Spectacular Holiday Cirque
tuesday, December 13 through Tuesday, December 20: DR. SEUSS’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL
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Get in the Holiday spirit with a special musical of Dr. Suess’ classic holiday tale! Featuring the hit songs “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch” and “Welcome Christmas” from the beloved animated TV special, The Grinch discovers there’s more to Christmas than he bargained for in this heart-warming holiday musical perfect for the whole family.
And that’s not all, there’s plenty of announcements to look forward to in 2023 at the Saenger! Check out their full list of events HERE.