Welcome to Margaritaville, where people come to get away from it all – and stay to find something they never expected. Get ready for a hilarious and heartwarming musical with the most unforgettable songs from one of music’s greatest storytellers. USA Today calls it “A little slice of paradise!” and Entertainment Weekly raves, “It will knock your flip-flops off!” So don’t let the party start without you.
ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE will play a limited two week run in Fort Lauderdale, November 19 – December 1, 2019 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. (For a complete list of showings by U.S. city, scroll down.)
Tickets for ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE will be available at the Broward Center AutoNation Box Office, 201 SW Fifth Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33312, browardcenter.org or call 954.462.0222. Orders for groups of ten (10) or more may be placed by calling 954.660.6307. Ticket prices start at $35.50*.
With a book by Emmy Award winner Greg Garcia (“My Name is Earl,” “Raising Hope”) and Emmy Award nominee Mike O’Malley (“Survivor’s Remorse,” “Shameless”), ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE is the musical comedy featuring both original songs and your most-loved Jimmy Buffett classics, including “Fins,” “Volcano,” “Cheeseburger in Paradise” and many more.
“This talented cast has been hand-selected to share and celebrate the story, music and lifestyle of this show on its first national tour,” says Jimmy Buffett. “I am thrilled that this group of performers will transform theaters into Margaritaville each evening. Margaritaville started out as an idea, but now you can actually spend an evening there, and get your mind on island time.”
Based on the original direction by Tony Award-Winner Christopher Ashley (Come From Away), this production is under the helm of Amy Anders Corcoran (Freaky Friday). Choreography is by Tony Award-Nominee Kelly Devine (Come From Away), with associate choreography by Andrew Turteltaub (Escape to Margaritaville); scenic design by Walt Spangler (Tuck Everlasting); costume design by Paul Tazewell(Hamilton); lighting design by Howell Binkley (Hamilton)and Amanda Zieve (Titanic); sound design by Brian Ronan (Beautiful)and Craig Cassidy (Cirque Dreams); and wig, hair & makeup design by Leah J. Loukas (On the Town). Orchestrations are by Michael Utley (License to Chill), with dance music arrangements by Gary Adler (Avenue Q). Music supervision & arrangements and additional orchestrations are by Christopher Jahnke (Porgy and Bess), with music direction by Matthew Smedal (Clueless: The Musical). Casting is by Binder Casting/Chad Eric Murnane, CSA.
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Click here for tickets in a city nearest you. See dates and cities below.
|Providence, RI||Sep 29 — Oct 5, 2019||Providence Performing Arts Center|
|Washington, DC||Oct 8 — Oct 13, 2019||National Theatre|
|Utica, NY||Oct 15 — Oct 16, 2019||The Stanley Theater|
|St. Louis, MO||Oct 18 — Oct 20, 2019||The Fabulous Fox Theatre|
|Fayetteville, AR||Oct 22 — Oct 27, 2019||Walton Arts Center|
|Springfield, MO||Oct 29 — Oct 31, 2019||Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts|
|Little Rock, AR||Nov 1 — Nov 3, 2019||Robinson Center Music Hall|
|Orlando, FL||Nov 12 — Nov 17, 2019||Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts|
|Fort Lauderdale, FL||Nov 19 — Dec 1, 2019||Broward Center for the Performing Arts|
|Sarasota, FL||Dec 2, 2019||Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall|
|Auburn, AL||Dec 4 — Dec 5, 2019||Gogue PAC|
|Sugar Land, TX||Dec 8, 2019||Smart Financial Centre|
|Denver, CO||Dec 23, 2019 — Jan 5, 2020||Buell Theatre|
|Las Vegas, NV||Jan 7 — Jan 12, 2020||The Smith Center for the Performing Arts|
|Spokane, WA||Jan 21 — Jan 26, 2020||First Interstate Center for the Arts|
|Palm Desert, CA||Jan 30 — Feb 1, 2020||McCallum Theatre|
|Costa Mesa, CA||Feb 4 — Feb 9, 2020||Segerstrom Center for the Arts|
|Modesto, CA||Feb 12 — Feb 13, 2020||Gallo Center for the Arts|
|Los Angeles, CA||Feb 18 — Mar 8, 2020||Dolby Theatre|
|Albuquerque, NM||Mar 12 — Mar 15, 2020||Popejoy Hall|
|Columbus, GA||Mar 19, 2020||RiverCenter for the Performing Arts|
|Appleton, WI||Mar 24 — Mar 29, 2020||Fox Cities Performing Arts Center|
|Fort Myers, FL||Apr 1 — Apr 5, 2020||Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall|
|Greenville, SC||Apr 7 — Apr 12, 2020||Peace Center|
|Cincinnati, OH||Apr 14 — Apr 19, 2020||Procter & Gamble Hall|
|Charleston, SC||Apr 21, 2020||Charleston Gaillard Center|
|Durham, NC||Apr 28 — May 3, 2020||Durham Performing Arts Center|
|Nashville, TN||May 5 — May 10, 2020||Andrew Jackson Hall|
|Pittsburgh, PA||May 12 — May 17, 2020||Benedum Center|
|Grand Rapids, MI||May 26 — May 31, 2020||DeVos Performance Hall|
|Buffalo, NY||Jun 2 — Jun 7, 2020||Shea’s Performing Arts Center|
|Hartford, CT||Jun 9 — Jun 14, 2020||The Bushnell Performing Arts Center|
|Philadelphia, PA||Jun 16 — Jun 28, 2020||Academy of Music|
|Dallas, TX||July 28 — Aug 9, 2020||Music Hall at Fair Park|
|Fort Worth, TX||Aug 11 — Aug 16, 2020||Bass Performance Hall|