Based on the 1992 film of the same name, Mr. Saturday Night is a Broadway adaptation of the successful film with music by three-time Tony winner Jason Robert Brown.
Billy Crystal reprises his film role and stars as Buddy Young, Jr., an outrageous comedian who found fame in the early days of television. Now, 40 years after he hit the top, Buddy will take one last shot at reclaiming the spotlight – and his family.
The musical first premiered at the Barrington Stage Company in October 2021 before transferring to Broadway's Nederlander Theatre on March 29, 2022, receiving mostly positive reviews from critics. The production ultimately closed on September 4th, 2022, and was filmed by BroadwayHD during its final week of performances.