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Longest Broadway Runs

 

Find the 25 longest running Broadway plays, including show dates and number of performances, according to the League of American Theatres and Producers.

 

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ShowDatesPerformances1
1. The Phantom of the Opera1/88–present12,750
2. Chicago (1996 Revival)11/96–present9,075
3. The Lion King11/97–present8,679
4. Cats10/82–8/20007,485
5. Les Misérables3/87–5/20036,680
6. Wicked10/03–present6,214
7. A Chorus Line7/75–4/19906,137
8. Oh, Calcutta! (1976 Revival)9/76–8/19895,630
9. Mamma Mia!10/01–9/20155,758
10. Beauty and the Beast4/94–7/20075,461
11. Rent4/96–9/20085,124
12. Jersey BoysI11/05–present4,642
13. Miss Saigon4/91–1/20014,092
14. 42nd Street8/80–1/893,486
15. Grease2/72–4/803,388
16. Fiddler on the Roof9/64–7/723,242
17. Life with Father11/39–7/473,224
18. Tobacco Road12/33–5/413,182
19. The Book of Mormon3/11–present3,131
20. Hello, Dolly!1/64–12/702,844
21. My Fair Lady3/56–9/622,717
22. Hairspray8/02–present2,642
23. Mary Poppins11/06–3/20132,619
24. Avenue Q7/03–9/20092,534
25. The Producers4/01–4/20072,502
1. As of 9/17/2018.
Source: League of American Theatres and Producers, Inc.

 

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