Box-Office Opening Date Set for Broadway’s Frozen

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A new block of tickets will also go on sale for the Disney Theatrical production, which will play the St. James Theatre.
Patti Murin (Anna) and John Riddle (Hans) in FROZEN. Photo by Deen van Meer.jpg
Patti Murin and John Riddle Deen van Meer

The box office for the Broadway production of the new Disney Theatrical musical Frozen will open November 13 at 10 AM ET, when a new block of tickets goes on sale at the St. James Theatre, located at 246 W. 44th Street.

Patti Murin (Anna) and Caissie Levy (Elsa) with Jacob Smith in FROZEN. Photo by Deen van Meer.jpg
Patti Murin and Caissie Levy with Jacob Smith Deen van Meer

Beginning that morning, tickets for Frozen will be on sale for performances beginning February 22, 2018, through December 30, 2018. The St. James Theatre box office is open for business Monday–Saturday, 10 AM–8 PM.

Frozen tickets, currently on sale through August 12, 2018, are available now at FrozenTheMusical or by calling the Disney on Broadway hotline at (866) 870-2717. Group tickets for 20 or more are available at DisneyTheatricalSales or by calling (800) 439-9000. (These ticket-purchasing methods will continue to be available once the box office opens.)

Frozen will join Disney Theatrical hits Aladdin and The Lion King on Broadway, beginning previews at the St. James Theatre February 22, 2018, and opening March 22, 2018.

Read: TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR BROADWAY'S FROZEN

Under the direction of Tony winner Michael Grandage with choreography by Tony winner Rob Ashford, the cast is led by Caissie Levy and Patti Murin as Elsa and Anna, respectively.

The two women are joined by principal cast members Jelani Alladin (Kristoff), Greg Hildreth (Olaf), John Riddle (Hans), Robert Creighton (Weselton), Kevin Del Aguila (Oaken), Timothy Hughes (Pabbie), Andrew Pirozzi (Sven), Audrey Bennett (Young Anna), Mattea Conforti (Young Anna), Brooklyn Nelson (Young Elsa), Ayla Schwartz (Young Elsa), Alyssa Fox (Elsa Standby), Aisha Jackson (Anna Standby), and Adam Jepsen (Sven Alternate).

In a cast of over 40, Frozen also features Alicia Albright, Tracee Beazer, Wendi Bergamini, Ashley Blanchet, James Brown III, Claire Camp, Lauren Nicole Chapman, Spencer Clark, Jeremy Davis, Kali Grinder, Ashley Elizabeth Hale, Zach Hess, Donald Jones, Jr., Nina Lafarga, Ross Lekites, Austin Lesch, Synthia Link, Travis Patton, Adam Perry, Jeff Pew, Olivia Phillip, Noah J. Ricketts, Ann Sanders, Jacob Smith, and Nicholas Ward.

The production also has scenic and costume design by two-time Tony and Olivier Award winner Christopher Oram (Wolf Hall Parts 1 & 2, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Evita), lighting design by six-time Tony Award winner Natasha Katz (Aladdin; Hello, Dolly!; An American in Paris), sound design by four-time Tony nominee Peter Hylenski (The Scottsboro Boys, Motown, After Midnight), video design by Tony winner Finn Ross (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time), puppet design by Michael Curry (The Lion King, Spamalot), hair design by David Brian Brown (War Paint, She Loves Me), makeup design by Anne Ford-Coates (On Your Feet!; On the Twentieth Century), and special effects design by Jeremy Chernick (Aladdin, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child).

Two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Oremus (Avenue Q, Wicked, The Book of Mormon) is music supervisor and creates vocal, incidental, and dance arrangements. He is joined on the music team by Tony nominee Dave Metzger (orchestrations), Chris Montan (executive music producer), and Brian Usifer (music director).

Frozen is produced by Disney Theatrical Productions under the direction of Thomas Schumacher.

The musical marks the first adaptation of the 2013 hit film to expand upon the original story. Oscar-winning songwriting team Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez have written roughly a dozen new songs to accompany the film’s well-known hits. The movie’s co-director and screenwriter, Jennifer Lee, also returned to pen the book.

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