DENVER (CBS4) – The Denver Center for the Performing Arts has released its traveling Broadway schedule for the 2019-2020 season. From blockbusters like “Hamilton” to “Mean Girls” and “The SpongeBob Musical,” there’s a show for everyone!

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (credit: CBS)

“It’s one of our goals to always show to our audiences here in Denver really where the stories are, what’s being told in New York, and I think we have that represented on stage next season,” said John Ekeberg, Executive Director – Broadway at the DCPA.

“Miss Saigon” (credit: DCPA)

The season kicks off with the revival of Miss Saigon. Theatergoers can have a Parrothead holiday with Jimmy Buffet’s Escape to Margaritaville. “The Donna Summer Musical” will have folks dancing in the aisles. The lineup also features “The SpongeBob Musical,” “Mean Girls,” “My Fair Lady,” and “The Band’s Visit.”

(credit: Joan Marcus/DenverCenter.org)

Among the added attractions for the 2019-2020 season are some of Broadways biggest hits including “The Book of Mormon” and “Hamilton,” both of which will be returning to the Buell Theatre. Disney’s “The Lion King” will also be at the Buell for a month.

“You know they are such huge audience favorites, and it’s always a pleasure to bring them back to Denver audiences,” Ekeberg told CBS4.

Broadway 2019/20 Season at-a-glance:

  • Miss Saigon: Sept 10 – Sept 22, 2019
  • It’s Not You, It’s Me – The Second City: July 31 – Aug 25, 2019
  • Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End: Sept 4 – 22, 2019
  • The Improvised Shakespeare Company:  Oct 15, 2019 – March 22, 2020
  • Blue Man Group: Oct 22 – 27, 2019
  • The Phantom of the Opera: Nov 6 – 17, 2019

(credit: Phantom of the Opera)

  • Jesus Christ Superstar: Nov 26 – Dec 1, 2019
  • Mannheim Steamroller Christmas: Dec. 14 & 15, 2019
  • Jimmy Buffett’s Escape to Margaritaville: Dec. 23, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020

(credit DCPA)

  • SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical: Jan 28 – Feb 9, 2020
  • RENT 20th Anniversary Tour: Feb 28 – Mar 1, 2020
  • The SpongeBob Musical:  Mar 10 – 22, 2020

“The SpongeBob Musical” (credit DCPA)

  • Mean Girls  Mar 25 – Apr 12, 2020

“Mean Girls” (credit DCPA)

  • Disney’s The Lion King: May 13 – Jun 14, 2020

Courtesy: Disney Theatricals

  • The Book of Mormon: Jun 9 – 28, 2020

Courtesy: Book of Mormon — The Musical

  • My Fair Lady: Jul 15 – 26, 2020
  • The Band’s Visit: Jul 29 – Aug 9, 2020
  • Hamilton: Aug 12 – Oct 4, 2020

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit denvercenter.org.

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