Hugh Jackman Back On Broadway
Hugh Jackman Back On Broadway is a fresh fall musical review playing at the Broadhurst Theatre. The production opened on November 10, 2011 and scheduled for a strict 10 week limited run closing the final curtain on January 1, 2012. The show is an evening with the popular Tony Award-winning actor as he returns to the big stage to tell personal stories of his life and career while singing many classics and standard ditties along the way. Reviews have been positive, and the show is a pure treat for fans. Tickets are limited and in great demand due to the tight limited schedule. This is a show you are hoping to catch this fall act quickly or expect very high prices on last minute seats!
Mr. Jackman is an Australian actor as well as a producer who has spent his career in film, theatre and television. He was born on October 12, 1968 in Sydney, New South Wales, the youngest of five siblings. Over recent years his career broke out through popular movies such as X-Men, The Prestige, Wolverine and Van Hesling. Jackman also possess strong musical theatre chops, including dancing and singing, which led to his 2004 Tony Award (Best Leading Actor In A Musical) for his role in The Boy from Oz. Hugh Jackman Back On Broadway marks his triumphant return to the big stage which many fans have been long awaiting.
The show provides a great night of entertainment in the musical review genre of Broadway. The actor spends time telling stories of his beginning career. He talks about his early love of theater and playing eight roles in his high school production of "The Music Man." He also explores his family life with stories of his father and wife. While the title of the show may lead many to believe it is all about "Hugh" there are a lot of audience interactions, including him coming out into the audience, sitting on peoples laps and dragging viewers onto the stage. The show is very much a personal evening between himself and his audience, which adds greatly to the evenings "fun value."
Hugh Jackman covers many great theater and musical songs along the way. His show explores Cole Porter ,, Rogers & Hammerstein, Peter Allen, and even Jay-Z and Alicia Keys’ hit single “ “Empire State of Mind." There is a little something for everyone within his show sure to please the majority. The songs are each done masterfully and showcase Jackman's love as well as talent for the stage. Speaking of which the Australian actor has recently signed on to a film adaptation of "Les Miserables," a mix of his stage and screen talents fans should look out for.
Hugh Jackman Back On Broadway is scheduled for only a 10 week limited run. Tickets for the musical review are on sale now at the box office and online and are in high demand. There is no information on whether the production will be extended or any shows will be added for the Broadhurst Theatre. This is a fun fall season and holiday season Broadway production, which is perfect for fans, families or anyone just looking forward to hearing magnificent show tunes alongside personal stories. You can view our great selection of Hugh Jackman Back On Broadway tickets online by clicking the link.
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