The Ars Nova Production of 

Natasha, Pierre & 
the Great Comet of 1812


Book, Music & Lyrics by Dave Malloy | D
irected by Rachel Chavkin
 

The Great Comet was originally commissioned and developed at Ars Nova, where it had its world premiere in the fall of 2012, and was transferred to a custom-built venue in the Meatpacking District for the summer of 2013. The show and the entire venue was transferred to the Theater District where it continued its run into the spring of 2014. It played a pre-Broadway engagement in 2015 at American Repertory Theatre in Massachusetts.

NOW PLAYING ON BROADWAY.

 


“The most innovative and best new musical to open on Broadway since Hamilton.”
– The New York Times

 

“Wildly imaginative & boundlessly inventive” – The Hollywood Reporter

 

“Raise your shot of vodka to Broadway’s next great musical.” – NY1

 

“One of the great new musicals of the 21st century. The Great Comet cast a bright new light on Broadway.” – Time Out NY

 

“The most gorgeous new musical in town.” – NY Magazine

 

“A musical cannonball thrillingly unlike anything else on Broadway.” – The Guardian

 

“Broadway’s next runaway hit.” – Vogue

 

WORLD PREMIERE:
ARS NOVA 
October – November, 2012 

 

OFF-BROADWAY TRANSFERS:

KAZINO in the Meatpacking District 
May – August, 2013 
KAZINO in Times Square
October 2013 – March 2014

 

PRE-BROADWAY ENGAGEMENT:
American Repertory Theater
December 2015 – January 2016