Stars on the Moon: 9 Shows to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Lunar Landing / by David Hwang


From Spaceman Off-Broadway in 2019 to the Andy Warhol-produced Man on the Moon in the ‘60s, these cosmos-set shows are out of this world.

On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 touched down on the moon and Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to set foot on it. To celebrate the anniversary, Playbill has gathered a list of space–related shows ranging from operas set on the moon to an Olivier Award–winning musical.

Read more about David Henry Hwang’s opera The Voyage at Playbill