New Musicals – A Full List of Shows from 2020-2022

Are you looking for some exciting new musicals to get into this year? Below you’ll find a list of all the newest musical releases. The following musicals premiered between 2020-2022. And as musicals come out this year, they will be added to the list, so make sure to check back in!

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2020 Musicals

A Killer Party

Music: Jason Howland  Lyrics: Nathan Tysen  Book: Rachel Axler, Kait Kerrigan

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A Little More Alive

Music/Lyrics/Book: Nick Blaemire

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A VHS Christmas Carol

Music/Lyrics/Book: Clark Baxtresser

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Back to the Future

Music: Alan Silvestri  Lyrics: Glen Ballard  Book: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale

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Cambodian Rock Band

Music/Lyrics/Book: Lauren Yee

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Music: Andrew Lloyd Webber  Lyrics: David Zippel  Book: Emerald Fennell

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Music/Lyrics/Book: Chris Miller, Nathan Tysen

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Music/Lyrics/Book: Keith Harrison, Laura Schein

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Falling in Love with Mr. Dellamort

Music/Lyrics: Jack Feldstein  Book/Lyrics: Paul Doust

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Music/Lyrics/Book: Elise Marra

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We Won’t Sleep

Music/Lyrics: Ari Afsar  Book: Lauren M. Gunderson

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2021 Musicals


Music/Lyrics: Various  Conceived By: Jodi Picoult, Timothy Allen McDonald

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Flying Over Sunset

Music: Tom Kitt  Lyrics: Michael Korie  Book: James Lapine

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Music: Jim Fortune  Lyrics: Rufus Norris  Book: Tanya Ronder

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In Pieces

Music/Lyrics: Joey Contrera

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Mr. Saturday Night

Music: Jason Robert Brown Lyrics: Amanda Green Book: Billy Crystal, Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel

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Music/Lyrics: Various  Book: Michael Breslin, Patrick Foley

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Stranger Sings! The Parody Musical

Music/Lyrics/Book: Jonathan Hogue

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The Visitor

Music: Tom Kitt  Lyrics/Book: Brian Yorkey  Book: Kwame Kwei-Armah

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Tokyo Rose

Music/Lyrics/Book: Maryhee Yoon, Cara Baldwin

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MJ The Musical

Music/Lyrics: Michael Jackson, Various  Book: Lynn Nottage

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Mrs. Doubtfire

Music/Lyrics: Karey Kirkpatrick, Wayne Kirkpatrick  Book: K. Kirkpatrick, John O’Farrell

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Space Dogs

Music/Lyrics/Book: Nick Blaemire, Van Hughes

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Other Decades

 Musicals of the 1920s

• Musicals of the 1930s

 Golden Age Musicals (1940 – 1959)

• Post-Golden Age Musicals (1960 – 1969)

• Musicals of the 1970s

• Musicals of the 1980s

• Musicals of the 1990s 

• Musicals of the 2000s

Musicals of the 2010s

• Musicals of the 2020s → You are here!

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Which of these new musicals are your favorite?

Have you seen any of these musicals live already? Feel free to share in the comments below! And if you like these types of lists, check out the musical database. That’s where you’ll find musicals sorted by composer, theme, setting, and more!

Stacy Karyn, author of New Musicals.
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 has a TESOL drama certificate, a BA in theatre, and has worked and interned with Broadway and Off-Broadway theaters.


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