Fabulous Fox Theater Announces 2022-2023 U.S. Bank Broadway Series
The Fabulous Fox Theater celebrates its 40th anniversary with an incredible lineup in the 2022-2023 US Bank Broadway series! Get ready to open the season with the signature dance moves and silky harmonies of the legendary quintet of ARE NOT TOO PROUD – The Life and Times of Temptations. Winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards®, including Best Musical and the 2020 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Theater Album, HADESTOWN invites you on a hellish journey to the underworld and back in October. For the first time ever, experience Disney’s FROZEN like never before in this unforgettable theatrical experience filled with sensational special effects. To start 2023, you lose your mind over the new original musical that is causing a stir around the world SIX. All rise in St. Louis for the most successful American play in Broadway history, Harper Lee‘s TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, followed by the hilarious love letter to the theater, TOOTSIE. Closing out the seven-show subscription package in May 2023, all will be well with JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR celebrating his 50th birthday. An eight-show package is also available to subscribers with the addition of the Broadway sensation and St. Louis’ most “popular” musical WICKED when it comes to town in April.
IS NOT TOO PROUD – The Life and Times of Temptations | September 20 – October 2, 2022
AIN’T TOO PROUD – The Life and Times of The Temptations is the electrifying new Broadway hit musical that follows the Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. With their signature dance moves and silky smooth harmonies, they rose to the top of the charts creating an incredible 42 Top Ten Hits with 14 reaching number one. Nominated for 12 Tony® Awards and winner of the 2019 Tony Award for Best Choreography, AIN’T TOO PROUD tells the gripping story of brotherhood, family, loyalty and betrayal, as personal and political strife of the group threatened to tear them apart during a decade of civil unrest in America. Written by three-time Obie Award winner Dominique Morrisseaudirected by two-time Tony Award winner McAnuffs (Jersey Boys), and featuring Tony’s winning choreography from Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys, On Your Feet!), the unforgettable story of this legendary quintet is punctuated by the group’s favorite hits, including “My Girl”, “Just My Imagination”, “Get Ready”, “Papa Was a Rolling Stone “, and many others.
HADESTOWN | October 11-23, 2022
Come see how the world could be. Welcome to HADESTOWN, where one song can change your fate. Winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards®, including Best Musical and the 2020 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Theater Album, this acclaimed new show from acclaimed singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and innovative director Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812) is a love story of today… and forever. HADESTOWN intertwines two mythical tales – that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone – inviting you on a hellish journey to the underworld and back. Mitchell’s seductive melodies and Chavkin’s poetic imagination pit industry against nature, doubt against faith, and fear against love. Performed by a dynamic ensemble of actors, dancers and singers, HADESTOWN is a haunting and hopeful theatrical experience that grips you and never lets go.
Disney Frozen | November 2-13, 2022
From the producer of The Lion King and Aladdin, FROZEN, the Tony®-nominated Best Musical, is now touring across North America. FROZEN features the songs you know and love from the original Oscar®-winning film, plus an expanded score with a dozen new numbers from the Oscar-winning film’s songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and EGOT winner Robert Lopez. Oscar winner Jennifer Lee (book), Tony and Olivier award winner Michel Grandage (director), and Tony Winner Rob Ashford (choreographer) completes the creative team that has won 16 Tony Awards in total. An unforgettable theatrical experience filled with sensational special effects, stunning sets and costumes, and powerful performances, FROZEN is everything you want in a musical: it’s moving. It’s spectacular. And above all, it’s pure Broadway bliss. Presented by the Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation.
SIX | January 24 – February 5, 2023
Divorced, beheaded, dead, divorced, beheaded, survived. From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII take to the mic to remix five hundred years of historic heartbreak in an exuberant celebration of 21st century girl power! This new original musical is the worldwide sensation that everyone is losing their minds over. Written by Toby Marlow & Lucy Moss.
Harper Lee‘s TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD | February 28 – March 12, 2023
TOOTSIES | March 21 – April 2, 2023
This love letter to the theater tells the story of Michael Dorsey, a talented but difficult actor who struggles to find work until a breathtaking act of desperation lands him the role of his life. With a hilarious Tony® Award-winning book by Robert Horn and an outrageously clever score by the 2018 Tony winner David Yazbek (The Band Tour, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels).
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR | May 9-21, 2023
Celebrating its 50th anniversary, a riveting new production of the iconic musical phenomenon returns to the stage. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theater and directed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and avant-garde choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won the 2017 Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival, garnering unprecedented reviews and accolades. Attracting both theater audiences and concert music fans, this production pays homage to the historic 1971 Billboard Album of the Year while creating a modern theatrical world that is uniquely fresh and inspiring. With lyrics and music by Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony winners Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR is set against the backdrop of a series of extraordinary events during the last weeks of the life of Jesus Christ, seen through the eyes of Judas. Reflecting the rock roots that defined a generation, the legendary score includes “I don’t know how to love it”, “Gethsemane” and “Superstar”.
WICKED I April 12 – May 7
So much happened before Dorothy arrived. Broadway sensation WICKED takes a look at what happened in the Land of Oz… but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another young woman, born with emerald green skin, intelligent, fiery, misunderstood and possessing extraordinary talent. When she meets a bubbly blonde who is exceptionally popular, their initial rivalry turns into the most unlikely of friendships…until the world decides to call one “good” and the other “bad.” . From the electrifying first note to the jaw-dropping last moment, WICKED – the untold true story of the Witches of Oz – pierces audiences with its wildly inventive story. Presented by the Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation.
Seven additional Broadway shows will be promoted to 2022-2023 season ticket holders for priority seating ahead of their public on-sale dates. One of the world’s most beloved and timeless stories, Nebraska Theater Caravan’s A CHRISTMAS CAROL, is a holiday tradition at Fox and will be performed December 1-4, presented by the Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation. RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER, the longest-running and highest-rated TV special, flies to St. Louis on December 11. Embrace your inner elf when modern Christmas classic ELF The Musical plays on Fox just in time for the holidays December 20-24. MAGNIFICENT – The Carole King Musical, the inspiring Tony® and Grammy® Award-winning true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, returns to Fox January 6-8. Cameron Mackintosh presents the acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s Tony Award®-winning musical phenomenon LES MISÉRABLES from January 17-22 and will be hosted by the Saint Louis Ballet. With original and heart-pounding music, bespoke instruments, surprise audience interaction, and hilarious absurdity, join BLUE MAN GROUP in a joyful experience that brings together audiences of all ages from February 9-12.
New subscription packages for seven and eight shows go on sale June 6 at 10 a.m. Current subscription holders for US Bank Broadway will receive their renewal information in the coming weeks. On-sale dates for individual shows will be announced at a later date. For more information, please call the Fox Subscription Office at 314-535-1700.
2022 – 2023 US Bank Broadway Series Shows and Specials:
(Subscription package shows are in bold)
AIN’T TOO PROUD – The Life & Times of Temptations * September 20 – October 2, 2022
HADESTOWN * October 11-23, 2022
Disney Frozen* November 2-13, 2022
A CHRISTMAS CAROL * December 1-4, 2022
RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER * December 11, 2022
CIRCUS DREAMS HOLIDAZE * December 16-17, 2022
ELF The Musical * December 20-24, 2022
MAGNIFICENT – The Carole King Musical * January 6-8, 2023
LES MISÉRABLES * January 17-22, 2023
SIX * January 24 – February 5, 2023
BLUE MAN GROUP * February 9-12, 2023
Harper Leeto kill a mockingbird * February 28 – March 12, 2023
TOOTSIE * March 21 – April 2, 2023
VILLAINS* April 12 – May 7, 2023
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR* May 9-21, 2023