Broadway plays are the experience of a lifetime whether you love the theater or not. The time, money, sweat, planning, and determination of each show is all for the audience to feel something they have never felt before. Before you go to see a play, it’s best to read some information about it. Broadway play reviews give you a good idea of what you’ll be in for when you finally sit down for a beautiful show. Some of the most famous shows are constantly showing around the world, let’s take a look at some of them ranked by their popularity.
The Phantom of the Opera
The Phantom of the Opera is a gripping tale about a girl with a beautiful voice that was taught to sing by a ghost that haunts the opera theater. He gets jealous of her childhood lover’s return and takes her on a journey that changes her entire life.
Cats is the story of a band of cats that call themselves the Jellicles, and the historic night they choose which cat will become the chosen one. Each year one of the cats is chosen to ascend to what they call the Heaviside layer and be born into a new life.
The Lion King
The Lion King is an adaptation of the classic film with the same name. It is the story of Simba, a young lion that loses his father to an untimely death. An evil king then rises, who Simba must take down to return the balance of the land.
Les Misérables centers around the story of Jean Valjean, jailed for 19 years after the theft of a loaf of bread for his family. Upon his release, he finds the world unforgiving and cold towards him. He finds hope in a friend and faces his new life with courage.
Look out for these award-winning plays in your local theater and get wrapped in the drama of Broadway.