NETworks is vigorously pursuing its mission to be the leading supplier of Broadway entertainment to emerging international markets. Our established track record of successful international tours includes Cabaret in Japan and Korea (2004), Hairspray in Japan (2007) and China (2008), A Chorus Line in Japan (2011), Shrek The Musical in Malaysia and China (2012), Billy Elliot the Musical in Brazil (2013), We Will Rock You in Mexico (2014), War Horse in Japan (2014) and Blue Man Group in Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama, Columbia, Argentina and Brazil (2015).
We continue to develop new paradigms for profitable, sustainable, year-round international touring. In 2014-2015 NETworks joined forces with Broadway Entertainment Group to launch the first international tour of Disney's Beauty and the Beast to markets such as Istanbul, Dubai, Manila, Bangkok, Singapore and Jakarta.
In 2015-2016 Beauty and the Beast will continue touring in cities including Macau, Taipei, Doha, Beirut, Jordan and Cairo. And a new tour of Shrek The Musical will launch in Milan in January 2016 and then travel to over 20 cities including Istanbul, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Bahrain, Cairo, Singapore, Beirut, Bangkok, Macau and Taipei.