Broadway acquired the musical equal of an engraved invitation final night time when Lin-Manuel Miranda joined Jimmy Fallon in a star-packed stage-themed manufacturing quantity on The Tonight Show, with the 2, alongside Jimmy Smits, Olga Merediz, Laura Benanti, Kristin Chenoweth and Christopher Jackson, heralding the business’s imminent return.
Sung to the jaunty tune of Hamilton’s “You’ll Be Back,” Miranda & Fallon & Friends carried out the custom-made “Broadway’s Back!” with references to (and costumed dancers for) such reveals as Six, Phantom of the Opera, Dear Evan Hansen, Chicago, West Side Story, Moulin Rouge, Aladdin, Wicked, Book of Mormon, Come From Away and, after all, Hamilton.
The ensemble even sang the praises of viewers late-comers and costly snacks. Absence actually does make the guts develop fonder.
Broadway, shut down since March 2020 as a result of Covid, welcomes its first present again later this month with the arrival of the not too long ago introduced revival of Springsteen on Broadway, with many returning reveals hitting the stage in September.
For an entire, up-to-date roster of Broadway’s returning reveals, take a look at Deadline’s submit right here.
Check out the “Broadway’s Back” video above.