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14 Incredible Gifts for Broadway Lovers

Looking for the perfect gift for that special thespian in your life? Then make sure to read through this list of our absolute favorite gifts for Broadway lovers this year!

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1. Break an Egg: The Broadway Cookbook

Oh my gosh, this is a MUST have for any thespian/foodie. Take a look inside with Amazon’s preview feature and see what types of Broadway-inspired recipes are in there!

Break an Egg Broadway Cookbook.


2. The Untold Stories of Broadway – Vol. 1

This would be a great gift for anyone who loves to learn fun facts about Broadway and its history. The book is filled with information about each of Broadway’s theatres and interesting stories that you probably haven’t heard yet!

The Untold Stories of Broadway.


3. Kurt Adler Glass Broadway Ornament

This is such a classy and timeless ornament that any Broadway fan would get joy out of for years and years to come – the perfect Broadway Christmas gift!

Glass Broadway Ornament.


4. Triple Broadway Playbill Frame

If you’ve ever thought about displaying your Playbill programs on the wall, you know that it’s not easy to find the perfect frame to fit them in. But this triple frame is made specifically for the size of a Playbill!

Triple Playbill Frame.


5.Playbill Binder

As an alternative to Playbill framing, a Broadway Playbill binder is a must for any regular theatre-goer. If you are thinking about getting this as a gift for someone, just make sure they don’t already have one first. And if they don’t, be prepared for a big hug of “thanks”!

A Playbill Binder.


6. “I’d Rather Be at a Broadway Show” Coloring Postcards

Coloring Broadway has so many fun coloring pages to choose from. And this particular one would be the perfect choice for anyone who is obsessed with going to Broadway shows!

Broadway Show Coloring Postcards.


7. “Be a Broadway Star” Board Game

This is a super fun gift for anyone who is dreaming of becoming a star on Broadway. Encourage them to live out their dream with this awesome board game – and play it with them as a little bonus!

Be a Broadway Star.


8. Broadway: A History of NYC in Thirteen Miles

This book tells the whole history of Broadway – it would be a great gift for either a theatre history buff or an avid reader who is in love with NYC!

Broadway A History Book.


9. Playbill 1000-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

This is the perfect puzzle for avid Broadway goers and Playbill collectors. And it’s best enjoyed when puzzling to your favorite showtunes!

Playbill puzzle.


10. Broadway Musical Trivia Book

Think your loved one is up for a challenge? Put their knowledge to the test with this book of quiz questions – all of which are related to Broadway!

Broadway Musical Trivia Book.


11. When the Lights Are Bright Again

This is such a beautiful book that captures the experience of the theatre community during the Covid-19 Pandemic. Inside you’ll find over 200 personal letters written about and during the shut down by a wide variety of thespians.

When the Lights Are Bright Again Book.


12. B is for Broadway Book

This book is amazing for kids, adults, and especially new parents! It’s such a fun way to introduce young minds to the world of theatre, and you might even find some inspiration for yourself while reading it.

B is for Broadway.


13. Times Square Paint by Number
I recently got into painting by number, and I love doing it as a relaxation activity. Each kit will keep you busy for countless hours as they are all super detailed. This would make a very fun and unexpected gift for any Broadway lover!

Times Square Paint by Number.



14. The Thespian’s Bucket List

And of course, I can’t leave my own book The Thespian’s Bucket List off of the list! It’s your interactive checklist with 1,001 must-do theatre experiences for all enthusiasts. Plus, you can easily track the shows you’ve seen!

The Thespian's Bucket List in brown packaging.


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Which of these gifts for Broadway lovers is your favorite?

Or have you ever received any Broadway gifts that you went absolutely crazy for? Feel free to share in the comments below! Here’s wishing you a wonderful holiday season filled with fun and stress-free shopping. Happy holidays!

Stacy Karyn, Author of Gifts for Broadway Lovers.
Author: Stacy Karyn

Stacy Karyn is the founder of Theatre Trip, author of The Thespian’s Bucket List, and creator of The Cast Album List. She holds a BA in theatre, a TESOL drama certificate, and has worked and interned with Broadway and Off-Broadway theaters.


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