Morrissey Announces Seven-Night Broadway Residency


The May 2-11 stand on the Lunt-Fontanne Theater will characteristic a profession retrospective.

Morrissey has staked his profession on songs full of dramatic gesutures and over-the-top emotion. So it's becoming that after 4 a long time of serving because the Yul Brenner of mope rock, the 59 year-old singer is lastly bringing his present to the Great White Way.

Moz introduced his first Broadway residency on Monday morning (March four), confirming seven nights on the Lunt-Fontanne Theater from May 2-11. The run coincides with the discharge of his upcoming covers album, California Son (March 24).

The exhibits had been described in a press launch as "an intimate but thrilling exploration of Morrissey's expansive profession from his early days" to California Son, which options Morrissey's distinctive tackle songs by Joni Mitchell, Dionne Warwick and Bob Dylan, with assist type Petra Haden, LP, Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear, Ariel Engle of Broken Social Scene, Sameer Gadhia of Young The Giant and Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day.

Tickets for the run will go on sale on Friday (March eight) at 10:00 a.m. ET here.

Morrissey Broadway residency dates:

May 2, three, four, 7, eight, 10 and 11