Last Chance: Schedule of Upcoming Broadway and Off-Broadway Show Closings

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Here is the list of upcoming Broadway and major Off-Broadway show closings. Grab tickets before it’s too late!

This list is updated regularly.


Closing Sunday, April 28, 2019

JULIUS CAESAR
Off-Broadway: Theatre for a New Audience @ Polonsky Shakespeare Center
Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Shana Cooper
Cast: Matthew Amendt, Jordan Barbour, Mark Bedard, Benjamin Bonenfant, Liam Craig, Ted Deasy, Brandon J. Dirden, Emily Dorsch, Michelle Hurst, Merritt Janson, Armando McClain, Galen Molk, Barret O’Brien, Julian Remulla, Juliana Sass, Rocco Sisto, Stephen M. Spencer, and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart
Julius Caesar is a marked man. Adoring commoners celebrate his battlefield victories, but those higher up the Roman political ladder worry that his ambition has grown too large. On a stormy night full of alarming sights and ominous portents, Cassius persuades Caesar's friend Brutus to help him with a momentous task: assassinate Caesar for the good of the Republic. But death doesn't stop Caesar, whose spirit haunts the destinies of his friends and enemies, threatening the republican ideal for which they murdered him.

To purchase Julius Caesar tickets, click here.


Closing Sunday, May 5, 2019

AIN'T NO MO'
Off-Broadway: The Public Theater/LuEsther Hall
Written by Jordan E. Cooper
Directed by Stevie Walker-Webb
Cast includes: Jordan E. Cooper, Marchánt Davis, Fedna Jacquet, Crystal Lucas-Perry, Ebony Marshall-Oliver, Simone Recasner, and Hermon Whaley Jr.
Ain't No Mo' is a vibrant satirical odyssey portraying the great exodus of black Americans out of a country plagued with injustice. In a kaleidoscope of scenes of the moments before, during, and after this outrageous departure, Jordan E. Cooper’s masterful new work explores the value of black lives in a country hurtling away from the promise of a black president.

To purchase Ain't No Mo' tickets, click here.

NANTUCKET SLEIGH RIDE
Off-Broadway: Lincoln Center Theater/Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater
Written by John Guare
Directed by Jerry Zaks
Cast includes: Clea Alsip, Tina Benko, Adam Chanler-Berat, Jordan Gelber, John Larroquette, Grace Rex, Stacey Sargeant, Douglas Sills, and Will Swenson
In his attempts to recover a memory of an event that happened on that "far away island" 35 years before, Nantucket Sleigh Ride plunges a New York playwright-turned- venture capitalist into a whirlpool of a giant lobster, Roman Polanski, a pornography ring, Walt Disney, a murder, stranded children, and Jorge Luis Borges, with the most unexpected results.

To purchase Nantucket Sleigh Ride tickets, click here.

WHITE NOISE
Off-Broadway: The Public Theater/Anspacher Theater
Written by Suzan-Lori Parks
Directed by Oskar Eustis
Cast includes: Daveed Diggs, Sheria Irving, Thomas Sadowski, and Zoë Winters
Long-time friends and lovers Leo, Misha, Ralph, and Dawn are educated, progressive, cosmopolitan, and woke. But when a racially motivated incident with the cops leaves Leo shaken, he decides extreme measures must be taken for self-preservation.

To purchase White Noise tickets, click here.


Closing Sunday, May 26, 2019

AVENUE Q
Off-Broadway: New World Stages Stage III
Book by Jeff Whitty
Music and Lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx
Directed by Jason Moore
Cast includes: Katie Boren, Grace Choi, Matt Dengler, Jamie Glickman, Imari Hardon, Jason Jacoby, Nick Kohn, Veronica J. Kuehn, Lacretta, Michael Liscio, Jr., and Rob Morrison
Avenue Q follows Princeton, a recent college grad who arrives in New York with a B.A. in English and not much else. Living alongside a crew of neighbors including monsters, a Japanese immigrant, a closeted Republican, and Gary Coleman, he sets off to find his ever-elusive purpose, which doesn't get any easier in adulthood.

To purchase Avenue Q tickets, click here. For discount tickets on select performances, click here!

THE BIG BANG THEORY: THE MUSICAL PARODY
Off-Broadway: The Theater Center/Anne L. Bernstein Theater
Book, Music, and Lyrics by Karlan Judge
Directed by Tristan J. Shuler
Cast includes: John C. McGowan, Teresa Hui, Kevin Stevens, Bailey McCall Thomas, Brandon Delsid, Isaac Calvin, Hannah Bonnett, and Meagan Michelson
The classic "Big Bang Theory" nerds have spent 12 years finding love and experimenting with space age theory until their lives are turned upside down by their favorite "Star Trek" character come to life. Spend an evening laughing through the past, present, and future of "The Big Bang Theory" gang at their best, their worst, their most musical, and at their wildest.

To purchase The Big Bang Theory: The Musical Parody tickets, click here.


Closing Saturday, June 8, 2019

NETWORK
Broadway: Belasco Theatre
Written by Lee Hall
Directed by Ivo van Hove
Cast includes: Bryan Cranston, Tony Goldwyn, Tatiana Maslany, Joshua Boone, Alyssa Bresnahan, Ron Canada, Julian Elijah Martinez, Frank Wood, and Nick Wyman
Howard Beale, news anchor-man, isn’t pulling in the viewers. In his final broadcast he unravels live on screen. But when ratings soar, the network seizes on their newfound populist prophet, and Howard becomes the biggest thing on TV.

To purchase Network tickets, click here.


Closing Saturday, June 22, 2019

JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK
Off-Broadway: Irish Repertory Theatre
Written by Sean O'Casey
Directed by Neil Pepe
Cast includes: Una Clancy, Terry Donnelly, Rory Duffy, Meg Hennessy, John Keating, Robert Langdon Lloyd, Ed Malone, Michael Mellamphy, Ciarán O’Reilly, Maryann Plunkett, James Russell, Harry Smith, and Sarah Street
Jack Boyle is out of work and determined to stay that way. He postures and drinks with his sidekick Joxer while his long-suffering wife Juno struggles to support their family and maintain their dilapidated tenement flat. Their son Johnny, crippled fighting in the revolution, cowers indoors to avoid the bitter new civil war, while his sister Mary considers her options for the future. When a handsome visitor arrives with news of an inheritance, the family begins to plan their new life, but their apparent salvation soon reveals itself to be the cause of their ruin.

To purchase Juno and the Paycock tickets, click here.

THE SHADOW OF A GUNMAN
Off-Broadway: Irish Repertory Theater
Written by Sean O'Casey
Directed by Ciarán O'Reilly
Cast includes: Una Clancy, Terry Donnelly, Rory Duffy, Meg Hennessy, John Keating, Robert Langdon Lloyd, Ed Malone, Michael Mellamphy, James Russell, and Harry Smith
It's 1921, and the Irish War of Independence rages on the streets of Dublin as Irish revolutionaries clash with British auxiliary forces. Aspiring poet Donal Davoren tries to avoid the conflict, but when Donal learns of a rumor that he is a gunman on the run, he cannot resist the curiosity it stirs in beautiful young Minnie Powers...and he cannot escape the attention of his other neighbors. As the rumor grows, the war outside moves closer to home with tragic consequences.

To purchase The Shadow of a Gunman tickets, click here.


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