Our latest Norwegian Breakaway announcement confirms that Norwegian Breakaway will be jam packed with unbelievable entertainment! Whether guests are looking to attend a rock your socks off of main stage show, a spectacular dance performance, an awe-inspiring cirque spectacular, a soulful blues performance, an interactive rock n roll piano experience, or laugh out loud comedy, they are guaranteed to find constant entertainment on board Norwegian Breakaway.
It is official; Breakaway Theater will be home to the five-time Tony Award nominated musical ROCK OF AGES, one of the longest running shows in Broadway history! This classic rock love story has been hailed as Broadway’s best party because it is chock-full of everyone’s favorite sing a long classic rock tunes, from “Every Rose Has Its Thorn,” to “I Wanna Know What Love Is,” to “Here I Go Again,” to “Don’t Stop Believin,” and more. The energy in the theater will be contagious as audience members channel their inner rock star, sing along and dance from the beginning to end of this world-renowned show!
Everyone, from hard core dance fans to those who are new to dance, are dazzled by BURN THE FLOOR, otherwise known as Ballroom “supercharged.” Prepare to witness expert dancers perform every kind of Ballroom dance form, including The Waltz, Cha Cha, Samba, Salsa, Rumba, Foxtrot, Quickstep, Mambo, Tango, Swing, Jive, Lindy Hop, Viennese Waltz, and Paso Doble, to an array of music selections from Swing and Waltz classics to J-Lo and Credence Clearwater. The show made its debut back in London in 1999, toured around the United States, even performing in Radio City Music Hall, continued on to tour worldwide before premiering on Broadway in 2009, and now Breakaway Theater and The Manhattan Room on Norwegian Breakaway can be added to the show’s impressive resume!
Those who have sailed on Norwegian Epic, and had a chance to attend Cirque Dreams & Dinner can attest to how mesmerizing and powerful this experience is. The circus feats that the acrobats perform are mind-blowing, but when you are reminded that they are performing them on a moving ship – it becomes unbelievable. On Norwegian Breakaway, the Spiegel Tent will feature another spectacular dinner show – An adaptation of the Broadway show CIRQUE DREAMS JUNGLE FANTASY, created by famed producer/director Neil Goldberg. This jungle-themed dinner show will feature the Cirque Dreamers performing their breathtaking feats surrounded by a soaring Ballet of Butterflies, Flipping Monkeys, Hopping Frogs, Spine-bending Lizards and Fanciful Birds in an exotic, awe-inspiring adventure.The show originally debuted in Vegas and was hailed as “the grandest circus spectacle east of Vegas” by New York Magazine. It then debuted at the Broadway Theatre in 2008 and remains only show of its kind to ever perform on Broadway, and now guests on board Norwegian Breakaway can experience it as well.
New York’s very own Slam Allen made a name for himself when he headlined the house band in the Jazz & Blues Club on Norwegian Epic, and now he will return to center stage in Fat Cats Jazz & Blues Club on Norwegian Breakaway. Blowing audiences away with his soulfully intense blues and jazz performances, Slam has been entertaining audiences for over 20 years. Guests can sit back and relax in one of the comfortable leather chairs or couches of this hipster-inspired space, while whales away – pouring his heart and soul into every single song. And, only on Norwegian Breakaway, can guests also enjoy his smooth sounds while sitting on The Waterfront, with a drink in hand, taking in the warm ocean breeze.
There will be no shortage of laughs on board Norwegian Breakaway because the hilarious improvisational comedy of The Second City is back to perform more of their side-splitting satires, songs and improvisational comedy in Headliners. The Second City is not your average comedy troupe – they are comedy heavyweights and have an impressive resume, as it has it has spawned some of the biggest legends of comedy including, Bill Murray, Chris Farley, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Gilda Radner, John Belushi, Tina Fey, Steve Carell and Jason Sudeikis. So, when attending one of The Second City Shows, guests on board Norwegian Breakaway might just be witnessing another comedy legend in the making.
Sharing the Headliner’s stage is Howl at the Moon, the world’s greatest rock n’ roll dueling piano show, Guests who attend this interactive show should not only prepare to be entertained, they should also get ready to become part of the show. The Howl at the Moon entertainment experience received rave reviews on Norwegian Epic, and is destined to do the same on board Norwegian Breakaway as it will also feature talented piano players seated behind two baby grand pianos, surrounded by guests who are ready to sing along to all of their favorite songs – from 70’s rock to hip-hop – bottom line – get ready to clap, sing, dance and howl!