Broadway Asia presents Jay Chou’s THE SECRET, playing in Beijing. The Secret is a jukebox musical, featuring over 20 popular songs by Jay Chou. The Secret is the first film production in Asia that has been deemed adaptable by the Broadway production team.This musical is directed by John Rando, who is also an American stage director won the Tony Awards for Best Direction of a Musical in 2002; written by Marc Acito, who is an award winning American playwright; choreographed by Zach Woodlee,; produced by Marc Routh and Simone Genatt. Tickets here.
Broadway Asia is among the largest production, management, distribution, licensing and touring companies of live entertainment throughout the Asia Pacific region, and its founders, Simone Genatt and Marc Routh, are two of the most active commercial Broadway producers throughout the global market. Over the last 20 years, theatrical productions by the Broadway Asia partners have played in 400 cities in over 40 countries on five continents, and have garnered more than 50 global theatrical awards through its many collaborations, including recent productions with Warner Bros. Theatrical Ventures, Rodgers & Hammerstein Theater Library, Imagem Music Publishing, Nickelodeon Recreation, DreamWorks Animation, Universal Studios, MGM Theatrical, Stage Entertainment, Elephant Eye Theatricals, S2BN, Baruch/ Frankel/Viertel/Routh, Nederlander Worldwide, Resorts World, S.M. Entertainment, and China Broadway Entertainment.
Select international productions include many Tony Award-winning musicals and other live spectacle entertainment productions: the current new Broadway award-winning musical, An American in Paris; The Sound of Music; The King and I; Cinderella; The Producers; Hairspray; Rock of Ages; Legally Blonde; The Addams Family; Little Shop of Horrors; Movin’ Out; Rent; West Side Story; 42nd Street; In The Heights; Swing!; Catch Me If You Can; Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat; Reel to Real, the Movies Musical; Creature from the Black Lagoon; I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change; Murder Ballad; Cookin’/Nanta; Stomp; Toxic Avenger; Evil Dead; Footloose; Big River; Smokey Joe;’s Café; Priscilla, Queen of the Desert; SpongeBob Squarepants Live; Siddhartha, The Musical; I Got Merman; Vietnamese Water Puppets; Brazil! Brazil!; Fuerzabruta and many others.
Current productions include: A global tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s production of The Sound of Music; ICE AGE LIVE, A Mammoth Adventure in arenas across Asia; a global tour of DreamWorks MADAGASCAR LIVE; a new Mandarin-language musical based on the film The Secret, featuring famous pop songs by Jay Chou; two new large scale immersive installation productions with Randy Weiner including PETER PAN in Beijing and THE LITTLE PRINCE in Shanghai, and a fantastic new non-verbal production China Goes Pop!
Broadway Asia is the exclusive Asian representative for theatrical licensing for the Rodgers & Hammerstein Theater Library in Korea, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, India, Argentina and Brazil, including over 100 Broadway titles.