Five Things for Theater Fans to Do On Super Bowl Sunday

Show-Score | By Samantha Dupler | Feb 3, 2017

Forget the game day party tips and best sports bar roundups: this is the Super Bowl guide theater fans have been looking for.

If only they gave out Tonys to the winning team... If only they gave out Tonys to the winning team...

1. Stream a Musical on

Have a different kind of viewing party with, a site that offers over 150 theatrical productions available for streaming! Membership is normally $14.99 per month, but if you sign up before Super Bowl Sunday, you can get your first month for just 51 cents! 

2. See a Show

With most people holed up at sports bars and viewing parties, the streets and subways should be empty, making this a perfect time to journey into the Theater District! If you want to stay connected to the big game, try a show with loose Super Bowl Sunday theme, like A Brief History of Beer

3. Tune in Just for the Lady Gaga Halftime Show

While Gaga might not a formal Broadway star (still waiting on that eventual Broadway debut...), her roots are firmly planted in theater. And you just know that her performance will be filled with tons of fun musical theater inspiration! 

4. Work on Your Theater Wishlist

In lieu of impossible to attain Super Bowl tickets, we've got something better to offer... free tickets to the shows you really want to see! While your friends are placing their Super Bowl bets, start working on your 2017 Wishlist today. Just select all of the shows you're dying to see, and twice a month, the Fairy Stage Mother will grant one lucky member's wish! Click here to start building your Wishlist!

5. Shut Out the Sports Talk and Listen to the "Dear Evan Hansen" Cast Album on Repeat

After months of anticipation, the "Dear Evan Hansen" original Broadway cast recording is available for your listening pleasure. If you can't make it out to our "Dear Evan Hansen" Show-Score social on Sunday, this is definitely your next-best option. Shut the door, crank up your speakers, and get ready to be Waving Through a Window at all of the sports fans on their way to watch the game.

  • How will YOU be spending Super Bowl Sunday? Let us know in the comments below!