NOMINATED FOR 12 TONY AWARDS including Best Musical!


The Ars Nova Production of 

Natasha, Pierre & 
the Great Comet of 1812

Book, Music & Lyrics by Dave Malloy | Directed by
 Rachel Chavkin


ARS NOVA WORLD PREMIERE • October – November 2012 

KAZINO in the Meatpacking District • May – August 2013 
KAZINO in Times Square • October 2013 – March 2014
American Repertory Theater • December 2015 – January 2016

BROADWAY PRODUCTION • October 18 2016 – September 3, 2017


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. Performances began at the Imperial Theater on Broadway October of 2016 and closed on September 3, 2017.