Something Rotten!

Direct from Broadway, SOMETHING ROTTEN! is a “big, fat hit!” (New York Post). Set in the ‘90s – the 1590s – this hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom (Tony® nominee Rob McClure and Broadway’s Josh Grisetti), two brothers who are desperate to write their own hit play while the "rock star" Shakespeare (Tony® nominee Adam Pascal) keeps getting all the hits. When a local soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write the world’s very first MUSICAL! With its heart on its ruffled sleeve and sequins in its soul, SOMETHING ROTTEN! is “The Producers + Spamalot + The Book of Mormon. Squared!” (New York Magazine).


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Ticket Information

Group Tickets: Not Available
Donors: TBD
General Public: TBD
Show Date Show Time Availability On Sale
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 7:30 PM TBD
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 7:30 PM TBD
Thursday, October 12, 2017 7:30 PM TBD
Friday, October 13, 2017 7:30 PM TBD
Saturday, October 14, 2017 2:00 PM TBD
Saturday, October 14, 2017 7:30 PM TBD
Sunday, October 15, 2017 1:00 PM TBD
Sunday, October 15, 2017 6:30 PM TBD
Please note: only children age 5 and over with tickets will be allowed into the theater for this production.
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