A musical about Princess Diana's life is heading to Broadway

music news 13/08/2019

The musical DIANA is officially going to Broadway in 2020.

The new musical based on the incredible real life story the people's princess, Princess Diana, will open on Broadway on in March 2020 at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th St.), with an official Opening Night set for Tuesday, March 31, 2020.

The director is Tony Award winning Christopher Ashley (Come From Away). He plans to bring us face-to-face with one of the most compelling and inspirational figures in history.

The musical follows Princess Di as she gets prepared to marry Prince Charles and officially enter the royal family. The show also explores the aftermath of that marriage, from her husband’s highly publicized affair with Camilla to her relationship with the press.

Fittingly, the musical’s original score features both classical melodies and pop and rock songs reminiscent of the 1980s.