WIVB-TV announced last night during their 5 pm News that the show will go on at Shea’s as the performing arts center announced that Broadway performances will resume in December 2020.

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“We are so grateful to the Buffalo community and can’t wait to welcome each of you back to Shea’s,” said Michael G.Murphy. “As we prepare for reopening, the health and safety of our patrons, volunteers, artists, and staff remains our top priority. Our team is consulting with health and safety experts, colleagues around the country and government officials to ensure that when we reopen, every precaution will be taken to ensure your safety.”

The season kicks off December 1 with the Tony award-winning musical Tootsie but unfortunately, fan-favorite Hamilton won’t run until December of next year.

Here's a list of some of the performances along with their rescheduled dates:

M&T Bank 2019-20 Broadway Series.

Escape to Margaritaville: Rescheduled
Originally scheduled for June 2-7, 2020, has been rescheduled to April 20-25, 2021.

Anastasia: Moved to new dates
The rescheduled dates September 8-13, 2020 have been moved to March 9-14, 2021.

The Band’s Visit: Moved to new dates
The rescheduled dates December 1-6, 2020 have been moved to August 10-15, 2021.

 Riverdance: Rescheduled
Special engagement, originally scheduled for March 26-28, 2020, has been rescheduled to March 19-21, 2021.


 M&T Bank 2020-21 Broadway Series.

To Kill a Mockingbird: Rescheduled
To Kill a Mockingbird, originally scheduled for August 15-22, 2020, has been rescheduled to January 30-February 5, 2021.

Tootsie: Rescheduled
Tootsie the laugh-out-loud musical originally scheduled for October 3-10, 2020, has been rescheduled to December 1-6, 2020.

Hamilton: Rescheduled to December 2021
In partnership with the producers, we have made the difficult yet important decision to postpone the 2020Hamilton engagement. Originally scheduled for November 3-22, 2020, has been rescheduled to December 14, 2021 – January 2, 2022.

The remaining productions in the series, Oklahoma!, My Fair Lady, Ain’t Too Proud, and Disney’s Frozen will take center stage as announced in March 2020.

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