is Broadway's new comedy musical.
This New York Times
Critic's Pick tells the story of Michael Dorsey, an out-of-work actor willing to do anything for a job -- even if it means playing way against type. When he disguises himself as an outspoken actress named Dorothy Michaels, he defies all odds to become a Broadway sensation. But as audiences fall for Dorothy and Michael starts to fall for the woman of his dreams, he's learning that the hardest part of show business isn't getting to the top... it's keeping up the act.
It’s “far and away the funniest show of the season” (Daily News
). It’s “the most uproarious new show in years” (The Hollywood Reporter
). It’s “the best comedy on Broadway” (Forbes
). No matter how you say it, Tootsie is unanimously funny! Tony Award® winner Santino Fontana gives “one of the best performances in musical comedy history" (Rolling Stone
) in this laugh-out-loud love letter to the theatre, based on the Oscar®-nominated film. Featuring a Tony-winning book by Robert Horn and an outrageously clever score by 2018 Tony winner David Yazbek (The Band’s Visit
, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
), this New York Times
Critic’s Pick is a “hilarious, thoroughly modern Tootsie” (People Magazine) that’s “even funnier than the movie!” (New York Post
). “In these turbulent times, when the world seems out of balance, we need a place to let the good times roll,” says Rolling Stone
, “Tootsie is it." Don’t miss the “winner Broadway has been waiting for!” (The Washington Post