Do you have someone in your life that is constantly singing showtunes? Speaks only in musical quotes and is constantly running off to another rehearsal? These gift ideas will have them singing your praises! Whether it’s for a birthday, Christmas, or just because, you’ll want to be “in the room where it happens” when they open them!
Are you looking for the perfect gift for a musical theatre performers? Whether it’s for a Broadway performer, or your high school theater kids, or for the musical theatre students, we’ve got you covered with the best gifts.
Best Gifts for Musical Theatre Performers
- SaleMusicals: The Definitive Illustrated StoryThe perfect gift for any musical theatre performer, whether they are just finding their love for the artform or are bona fide experts. This book gives insights into musical theatre’s entire history starting from its roots in ancient Greece all the way up to today’s biggest hits. Speaking from firsthand experience, this is not a book you’ll want to skip!
- Sale1000 Piece Musical Theatre Jigsaw PuzzlePuzzle and musical theatre lovers unite! This 1000 piece puzzle features posters of 36 of the most well known musicals to date. Fun and challenging for the whole family, this puzzle gives you a new way to enjoy your passion. (And still lets you belt out showtunes while you do it!)
- SaleMusicals Collage Fleece BlanketWhat could be a better way to listen to your favorite cast album that curled up in a cozy blanket featuring all your favorite shows? Made with 100% microfiber polyester, this blanket is super soft and super comfy. All you need to go with it is a nice mug of hot lemon and honey (to keep your vocal chords warm, of course) and you’ll be all set for the perfect rainy day, whether it’s in bed, on your sofa, or in your favorite reading chair. Give this gift and make sure the musical theater performer in your life has an amazing winter.
- I May Randomly Break Out Into Show Tunes SocksIt’s true of all musical theatre nerds, we’re always breaking out into song - so you better get used to it! These comfy socks will be the perfect addition while you’re cozied up in your musical collage fleece blanket. Durable and breathable, these socks will be great for lounging, a hike, or even dance class, and will make sure everyone knows they can sing along!
- I Can’t, I Have Rehearsal MugWhat could possibly go better with the perfect pair of socks and a warm blanket? A mug of tea, of course! And what could be more perfect than using a mug with a saying every musical theatre kid has uttered? Hand-wash only to preserve the design, this mug is microwave safe and will hold any toasty beverage you desire. It’s true, we’re always at rehearsal, but at least we’re apologetic about it, right?
- Theatre Buff Wooden ClipboardSomething different for the musical theatre performers that have it all, a wooden clipboard that can be used at school, at rehearsals, or even as decoration. Made with quality products, this durable clipboard features a beautiful quote about how magical theatre truly is. This one is sure to be a hit with all the directors out there who need a place to keep their notes!
- SaleMusical Collage KitHave a aspiring young performer who is off to college and needs something to decorate their dorm? Look no further than this collection of musical posters designed to jazz up any room. This kit includes 50 prints on professional grade photo paper and will last a lifetime. Hang them up on the wall or frame them around the house, they’ll look good whichever way you choose.
- Broadway Musical Reuseable Face MasksHey, we’re still in a global pandemic, and masks have become a new form of fashion, right? Well, why not show off your love of musicals while protecting your fellow performers? These masks are breathable while still being protective, and have stretchable earloops. They come in a 5 pack, so you’ll have a new one to wear every day of the work week.
- My Brain is 95% Broadway Show Tunes Pillows CoversEver been sitting in class, humming your latest rehearsal track instead of paying attention to the lesson? Then this is the pillowcase for you! The beginning of any great musical theater career starts with the basics.. Love for musical theatre and performing arts. Place it on your bed or your couch, now everyone will know what you’re daydreaming about!
- Broadway Street Wall ArtSometimes, you just wish you were walking the streets of Times Square, looking up at all the lights and deciding on which show you should see next. Well, with this five panel canvas print, you can bring a little of that magical feeling home with you. Each panel consists of a high definition photo stretched over high quality canvas and comes ready to hang. You’ll always have a piece of New York City in your home.
- Ticket Shadow BoxEverybody’s first Broadway show is one to remember, and what better way to remember than having the ticket stub as a memento? This shadow box is the perfect place to keep the tickets of every show you ever go to or are a part of. It’s 8x10 inches and comes with a preinstalled hook in the back for easy hanging.
- SaleBreak an Egg!: The Broadway CookbookDinner and a show? What could be a better combo? This Broadway themed cookbook has over 50 recipes, each inspired by a different musical from the last ninety years. Ranging in everything from appetizers, to entrees, to cocktails, this should keep Broadway enthusiasts of all ages wanting everyone over to “be our guest.”
- SaleB Is for Broadway: Onstage and Backstage from A to ZThe love for Broadway has to start somewhere! If you’re a theatre geek with a little one at home, then this is the perfect gift for you. An introduction into all things Broadway, this cutesy rhyming book will have your toddler begging to be a star. Better yet, a portion of the proceeds from the sale of this book goes to The Actors’ Fund.
- Funko Pop! Broadway: Hamilton - Alexander HamiltonFunko Pops are a popular collector’s item in today’s day and age, and since Hamilton is one of the most popular musicals, why not start your collection there? This vinyl action figure is perfect for reenacting scenes from the musical in your bedroom (because you need a scene partner, right?). Alexander Hamilton is one of many in the Hamilton Funko Pop collection, so this can be a gift that keeps on giving.
- Broadway Musicals' Songs Coloring BookAre you a visual artist as well as a performing artist? Or do you just need a nice way to wind down after rehearsal? This 58 page colouring book features beautiful designs based on all of the modern musicals we know and love today and is suitable for all ages. Put your favourite cast album on and zone out while you colour away pictures of the most iconic musical quotes.
- Musical Theatre Themed Colored PencilsIf you have the colouring book, you need the matching coloured pencils too! Each pencil is hand-stamped with a name corresponding to a particular musical. Using non-toxic materials, these pencils are kid and adult safety approved. This is an easy way to amp up your gift giving with not one, but two Broadway themed gifts.
- Cards Against Humanity: Theatre PackA classic gift for those who already own Cards Against Humanity, or the perfect way to personalize your gift of the base game. An expansion pack for the card game Cards Against Humanity, these 30 cards will have you rolling on the floor with laughter (if you’re a theatre kid and get all the jokes, of course). From personal experience, this one is a must have for any cast party and will create hours of fun.
- SaleSugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie CookbookAnother cookbook for all you theatre-y bakers out there, or for those of you who are just obsessed with Waitress. This is the official tie-in cookbook for the show and features three dozen pies, each with their own special twist. There is a pie for every occasion, so if you’ve ever wanted to play Jenna onstage, this is your first step to making your dreams come true.
- Wicked Vinyl Record Wall ClockIf you’re looking for unique home decor that still has that Broadway twist to it, check out this Wicked inspired wall clock. Shaped and designed like a vinyl record, this piece features the iconic face of Elphaba, as well as the title of the show. It is battery operated and combines a unique vintage and modern style for a piece that will leave guests wanting one of their own.
- Today Is Going To Be A Good Day and Here's Why: Blank JournalWhen life becomes too much, sometimes we just need to take a moment and write out our thoughts. This inspirational Dear Evan Hansen inspired journal is perfect for those theatre fans who like to write. The journal is unique in that it alternates between lined and blank pages for those who like to write and sketch, and also features character illustrations and more show quotes throughout. The perfect sentimental gift to let someone know that there is always a reason for today to be a good day.