A Broadway production of the play premiered at the Lyric Theatre on New York City’s Broadway. The first preview performance was on March 16, 2018, and the official opening day was Sunday, April 22, 2018. The play continues to be in the same format, in two parts, for its Broadway performances.
Registration for ticket access opened at 10:00 a.m. ET on October 1, 2017, and closed at 10:00 a.m. ET on October 5, 2017. Tickets went on sale on October 18, 2017. The second batch of tickets went on sale and immediately sold out within minutes on February 7, 2018. The play set a Broadway Box Office record in previews with $2,138,859 gross for the week ending April 8, 2018, making it the highest-grossing play in Broadway history. Currently, there are six ways to purchase tickets, including the “Friday Forty.”