Follow a young playwright and his journey to the stage in the musical comedy set in the 1920s. Based on a Woody Allen film, the play — also written by Woody Allen — stars Zach Braff and Nick Cordero. Find Bullets Over Broadway tickets below!
Bullets Over Broadway began as a Woody Allen film that was first released in 1994. The original production starred John Cusack and Jennifer Tilly, among other well-known names. Since then, this well-known film has been made into a new Broadway musical.
The 2014 adaption is directed by Susan Stroman and stars Zach Braff as David Shayne, Nick Cordero as Cheech, Heléne Yorke as Olive Neal, and Vincent Pastore as Nick Valenti. This musical will be performed at the St. James Theatre; previews began March 11, 2014, before the official debut happened on April 10, 2014. Find Bullets Over Broadway tickets above!
Bullets Over Broadway is the story of a young man in the 1920s who is new to the New York playwriting scene. David Shayne is trying to bring a play to the stage, but, as many young people, he does not have the money to fund his ambitions. So, he turns to the mob. The catch? The only way they will let his play become a reality is to hire a mobster's talentless girlfriend to star.
Throughout the production of his play, backstage antics ensue, affairs begin, and tensions between Shayne and the mob come to a head. This musical comedy is an enjoyable event in which everyone gets a chance to the see the inner workings of a play in the 1920s. Where else can audiences see tap-dancing gangsters?