The 2020-2021 Playhouse Square Broadway Series Lineup Is Pretty Hot


  • Photo by Alana Whelan
Playhouse Square has announced the list of musicals and plays coming to Cleveland for its 2020-2021 Broadway Series season.

Many of the shows are coming in hot from New York City, including the 2019 Best Musical Tony winner, Hadestown, and the Aaron Sorkin-penned adaption of To Kill a Mockingbird. The musical version of Moulin Rouge! should also cause some buzz around town.

Each production is set to run for three weeks in Cleveland, except Moulin Rouge!, which gets five.

Here's the announced lineup:

-Nov.3-22: To Kill a Mockingbird
-Jan. 5-24: Pretty Woman: The Musical
-Feb. 2-21: The Cher Show
-March 9-28: The Prom
-April 6-25: Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations
-May 5-June 6: Moulin Rouge! The Musical
-July 6-25: Hadestown

Season tickets are now available for these performances at

The current Broadway Series is finishing up at Playhouse Square and includes visits from touring productions of Jesus Christ Superstar, My Fair Lady, Frozen and, of course, the second run of Hamilton. Tickets for these shows are still available.

Sign up for Scene's weekly newsletters to get the latest on Cleveland news, things to do and places to eat delivered right to your inbox.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Cleveland Scene works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Cleveland and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Cleveland's true free press free.