Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Theatre: Palace
Status: Closed
(February 28, 2011 - June 24, 2012 )
  • Preview: February 28, 2011
  • Open: March 20, 2011
  • Close: June 24, 2012
Musical - American Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 30mins

A new musical based on the 1994 Australian film of the same name which tells tells the story of Tick, Bernadette and Adam, a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian outback.  The three friends hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they could ever have dreamed.  “Priscilla...” features a score comprised of dance-floor classics.

For The Record:

“Priscilla...” opened in Sydney, Australia in Oct 2006 and opened at the Palace in London in the Mar 2009, where it is currently on.  This new production played a Tryout at the Prince of Wales in Toronto.

Total Gross: $47,932,868
Average Weekly Gross: $704,895
Total Attendance: 607,392
Average Weekly Attendance: 66%