Costa Mesa's New Broadway Season Announced
Check out which Broadway hits are coming to Costa Mesa!
Costa Mesa is welcoming Broadway back to the Segerstrom Hall in 2021! After over a year since the world was plunged into disruption with the COVID-19 pandemic, theaters across North America are gearing up to welcoming back shows and audiences in the coming year, including some of Broadway's biggest musicals on tour!
On the roster will be the eight-time Tony Award-winning Hadestown and brilliantly fun Mean Girls. The Broadway classic, My Fair Lady, and new Broadway hits Tootsie, and Pretty Woman will also be heading to Costa Messa during the 2021/2022 season.
Segerstrom Hall: October 26 - November 7, 2021
Tina Fey's Drama Desk award-winning Broadway musical, based on the 2004 Lindsay Lohan film, Mean Girls is out on tour! With a book by Fey, direction by Book of Mormon's Casey Nicholaw, music and lyrics by Jeff Richmond and Legally Blonde's Nell Benjamin - which includes tracks "Apex Predator" and "I'd Rather Be Me"- it's no surprise that the musical is Broadway's latest smash hit, earning 12 Tony nominations along the way.
Segerstrom Hall: January 11 - 23, 2022
This beautifully designed revival by New York's esteemed Lincoln Centre was nominated for several Tony Awards in 2018, and is now taking to the road on a North American tour! Based on George Bernard Shaw's play "Pygmalion," with book music and lyrics by Lerner and Loewe, My Fair Lady is triumphant. With musical greats like "Wouldn't It Be Loverly?", "Get Me to the Church on Time" and "I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face", it's no wonder everyone - not just Henry Higgins - falls in love with Eliza Doolittle time and time again.
Segerstrom Hall: February 9 - March 6, 2022
Forget all that you know about The Wizard of Oz and be transported once again to the magical land of Oz! This time, however, the action takes place way before Dorothy's arrival and her pooch Toto. THIS is the story of two magically inclined women, one blonde, and one green of skin - and their coming-of-age as the forces of good and (perceived) 'wicked'. Discover this incredible musical phenomenon, based on the critically acclaimed novel by Gregory Maguire, which explores the Oz legend's foundation, of what made Glinda and Elphaba become the icons of good and bad, and whether all is what it appears to be in later stories. BOOK TICKETS
Segerstrom Hall: March 22 - April 3, 2022
Having left Broadway spellbound, the exquisite, and ten-time Tony-winning musical from Itamar Moses and David Yazbeck is out on tour. A hit with critics and audiences alike The Band's Visit follows an Egyptian Police Band's fortunes as they are stranded overnight in an isolated town in the Israeli desert due to a language mix up. BOOK TICKETS
Segerstrom Hall: May 31 - June 12, 2022
After wowing critics and audiences on Broadway, the eleven-time Tony-nominated Tootsie is heading out on its first national! Adapted from the 1980's film, Tootsie features original music by Tony Award winner David Yazbeck (The Band's Visit) and a book by Tony nominee Robert Horn. This brand new musical comedy follows one failing actor whose terrible behaviour sees him take on a larger than life new personality to start afresh...
Segerstrom Hall: July 5 - 17, 2022
After delighting audiences on Broadway Vivian and Edward are bringing their whirlwind romance on their first national tour! Overseen by the movie's director, the late Garry Marshall, this show boasts music from Bryan Adams and direction and choreography from two-time Tony winner Jerry Mitchell (Kinky Boots). BOOK TICKETS
Segerstrom Hall: August 9 - 21, 2022
Cleaning up during the 2018/19 awards season, plucky folk opera Hadestown garnered eight Tony Awards (including the coveted Tony for Best Musical), four Drama Desk Awards, six Outer Critics Circle Awards and a Drama League Award. This came as no surprise given the production received much acclaim during both its Off-Broadway and Broadway runs, praised for its soaring imagination, a vibrant retelling of a classic story and a sumptuous score that evokes smoky New Orleans jazz and bubbling Americana-tinged folk. Don't miss out when the lauded musical hits the road on its hotly anticipated national tour!