Why Watch School Of Rock
Dance, music, and a heartwarming story - School Of Rock is the perfect feel-good musical. The show features original songs from the film, as well as additional compositions from the world-acclaimed Andrew Lloyd Webber, with lyrics by Glenn Slater. Undeniable popular among kids, the show’s humor is specially crafted to slap a smile on its adult audience members.
Following the story of wannabe rockstar, Dewey Finn, School of Rock is about a man determined to make it big in the music industry. In need of a job to pay the bills, Finn takes on a position as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. Upon discovering his students’ musical talent, he decides to enlist them in a rock band competition. Can he pull off the stunt? Or will his student’s parents come in the way of his dream musical gig.
Family | Rock music fans | Uplifting comedy
“The creatives have given the children a sensitive backstory about their parents and home lives (“If Only You Would Listen”) that’s missing from the movie”
“The children are universally adorable and several of them are staggeringly accomplished musicians. It is an absolute treat to hear them.’’
– The Guardian
Know Before You Go
Suitable for ages 7 and up. Children under 4 will not be admitted.
The theater has a seating capacity of 1600. For tips on how to choose the best seats, you can refer to our Winter Garden Theatre Seating Chart Guide.
Strictly prohibited. If you'd like to grab a meal before or after the show, check out our guide to the 30 Best Restaurants in the Theater District.
Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theater is air conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.
All Broadway and Off-Broadway show tickets are non-refundable.
Your e-tickets can be exchanged for physical tickets with our uniformed Headout hosts outside the theater.