This article was published on November 1st, 2023
Get in loser, we’re going to see the Mean Girls Broadway Musical! Mean Girls is beyond iconic at this point. It’s easy to reference, and despite the exaggerated drama it’s relatable! Cady Heron was easy to relate to for those of us who came from families that tend to move around. A new school with new faces is intimidating, and as a teen fitting in becomes a little too important. Mean Girls could be considered a staple movie in the LGBTQ+ community. “He’s so gay it hurts.” is a line that will stand the test of time. A Broadway adaptation was bound to happen, let’s be honest!
The story of Cady’s escapades and the iconic Plastics is brought to life in the Mean Girls Broadway Musical. This uproarious musical will embark on a North American tour across Canada in 2024, courtesy of Broadway Across Canada. Tickets are now on sale, so be sure to reserve your seat. Be ready to relive the drama, humor, and heartfelt moments that made Mean Girls a cultural phenomenon.
Mean Girls made its debut on Broadway in April 2018 at the August Wilson Theatre. It’s a classic coming-of-age story with a contemporary twist, filled with humor, wit, and timeless lessons. The musical explores the life of Cady Heron as she navigates the treacherous waters of high school. She ends up making friends, enemies, and discovering the complexities of teenage friendships.
The show’s book is written by the talented Tina Fey who also penned the screenplay for the original film. The music is composed by Jeff Richmond, a three-time Emmy Award winner. The lyrics have been masterfully crafted by Nell Benjamin, a two-time Tony Award nominee. The original direction and choreography were helmed by Casey Nicholaw, a two-time Tony Award winner.
The original Broadway cast recording, produced by Atlantic Records, is available as well. Perfect for fans who want to relive the magic and humor of the show’s unforgettable songs.
Broadway Across Canada is part of the John Gore Organization family of companies. And they are thrilled to announce the North American Tour of Mean Girls will be gracing stages across Canada in 2024. This highly anticipated tour is a chance for Canadians to experience the phenomenon that took Broadway by storm.
The Mean Girls Broadway Musical will tour Canada in 2024, with a string of tour dates. Edmonton, Alberta, will kick off from January 9 to January 14, 2024, at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium. From there, the show heads to Calgary, Alberta, from January 16 to January 21. Finally, Vancouver, British Columbia, will host the production from January 23 to January 28, 2024, at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Don’t miss the chance to catch this iconic high school comedy as it lights up stages across Canada.
Single tickets for Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre will go on sale to the public on November 6, 2023, at 10 a.m. PST. Those interested in group orders of 10 or more can secure their spots by calling 1-800-889-8457.
Broadway Across Canada and Broadway Across America have a longstanding legacy of bringing exceptional theatrical experiences to audiences across North America. They’ve presented an array of unforgettable productions, including Disney’s The Lion King, Wicked, The Book of Mormon, and Hamilton.
The John Gore Organization, under the leadership of John Gore is the premier presenter, distributor, and marketer of Broadway theater globally. They’ve received awards in various producing categories and have left their mark on theater scenes in North America, Broadway, Off-Broadway, London’s West End, Japan, and China. They are committed to improving theater access and education programs. In the hopes that Broadway continues to inspire the next generation of audiences and theater professionals.
As fans eagerly await the Mean Girls musical’s arrival in Canada, the buzz around this exciting tour is sure to grow. Don’t miss your chance to witness the laughter, drama, and life lessons that have made Mean Girls a cultural touchstone. Mark your calendars and secure your tickets starting November 6, as the Mean Girls Broadway Musical graces stages across Canada in 2024. It’s totally Fetch!