Discount Broadway Tickets For Diamond Is Forever
Diamond Is Forever Summary
- Show Status: Shelved
- Genre: Jukebox Musical
- Diamond Is Forever is 2 hours and 20 minutes long, including an intermission of 15
- 8 Shows per week
- Show Closes: Open ended
Musical biography encapsulating the life of singer-songwriter, Neil Diamond, who is one of the most influential and best selling musicians of all time.
Diamond Is Forever on Broadway Background
Diamond is Forever is a jukebox bio-musical, which follows the life and works of the Grammy Award winning and multi-talented legendary Pop / Rock singer-songwriter, Niel Diamond. Diamond was just a regular Brooklyn raised-boy, who has now had over 30 original songs on the “Top Ten Billboard Adult Contemporary” charts, as well as 10 of his singles having reached No. 1 on the “Adult Contemporary Hot 100 Songs” chart and he has sold more than 130 million records to date. Diamond was forced to retire from his music career in 2018 due to the onset of Parkinson's disease and this production is the first time that the life and story of this Rock n’ Roll Hall of Famer’s career is being shared publicly. Diamond and his family have given their approval to Ken Davenport of Gettin’ The Band Back Together and Tony Award winner Bob Gaudio of Jersey Boys to produce this Broadway musical based on his life and experiences.
What’s Diamond Is Forever Like?
Diamond is Forever follows the great Neil Diamond through his years. Starting out as a young boy in the 1940’s and growing up in the rough neighborhoods of Brooklyn New York, with his immigrant Mother and Father. The show shares the story of Diamond’s ups and downs and eventual rise to fame and fortune and features many of his most famous hits including; Cracklin’ Rose, Solitary Man and Sweet Caroline. While the tunes are the dominating aspect of the show, the story still delivers a strong narrative of hard work and determination against the odds. While the show does not touch on his past questionable relationships with his three different wives, it does share a good story showing Diamond as a caring and loving father to each of his four children as well as sharing a story about his recent retirement and battles with Parkinson’s disease. All in all, the show is light-hearted and fun and is filled with plenty of Neil Diamond's catchy music that has since become an anthem for life in the 20th century.
Is Diamond Is Forever Good for Kids?
While children may not be able to recognize some of the shows songs, this jukebox bio-musical has been approved for people of all ages.
New York, NY 10019
- General Manager
- Davenport Theatrical Enterprises
- Press Agent
- DKC O&M
- Anthony McCarten
- Michael Mayer