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Priscilla Queen of the Desert Tickets

Palace Theatre

Priscilla Queen of the Desert tells the story of Tick, Bernadette and Adam, a glamorous Sydney-based performing trio who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian outback. They hop aboard a battered old bus (nicknamed Priscilla) searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they ever could have dreamed.

This show is closed.

Performances ended on Jun. 24, 2012.

Palace Theatre

1564 Broadway
New York, NY 10036

Previews Feb 28, 2011
Opening Mar 20, 2011
Closing Jun 24, 2012


What Is the Story of Priscilla Queen of the Desert?
Based on the popular 1994 film of the same name, Priscilla Queen of the Desert follows two drag queens and a transsexual who buy a run-down old bus (they call it Priscilla) and set out on a road trip across the Australian Outback when one of them, Tick, is invited by his ex-wife to perform his drag show at her far-away resort. However, Tick is hesitant to tell his friends, Bernadette (a former performing icon who’s best days are behind her) and Adam (a rambunctious young troublemaker), his own personal reasons for taking the trip. During their journey, the trio encounters an array of Australian citizens, some of who aren’t receptive totheir lifestyle, while strengthening their own friendship.

Critics' Reviews

"Joyous, crowd-pleasing entertainment with eye-popping visuals and unexpected heart! Funny and fabulous."

Review by David Rooney from The Hollywood Reporter

"A rollicking crowd pleaser in sequins! Priscilla packs enough heart to leave audiences enthralled!"

Review by Steven Suskin from Variety

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