We also enjoyed, Norwegian Epic, Blue Man Group combines music, comedy and multimedia theatrics in a shortened version of the off-Broadway production that started in 1991.
Royal Caribbean also brought a shortened, 90-minute version of the Broadway musical to sea in 2009 on board then the largest cruise ship in the world, Oasis of the Seas.
Chicago is also on Royal Caribbean this Broadway musical made it's at-sea debut on new Allure of the Sea.
OceanAria Aqua Show on Royal Caribbean brings an ancient underwater civilization to life from the deep below the new ship's AquaTheater.
Carnival Cruise Lines goes fleet-wide with this concept on all ships by year's end. Located in the ship's aft lounge, each Punchliner Comedy Club will offer guests loads of laughs with five 35-minute shows.
The Golden Mickeys, Disney Cruise Line's new Disney Dream features this 50-minute live musical show, a tribute to the musical heritage of Walt Disney.
Also on new Disney Dream, "Believe" is a a love story between a father and daughter with a bring-along-the-Kleenex Disney-style message. Along the lines of Dickens' "A Christmas Carol", "Believe" was a joint effort with Broadway director Gordon Greenberg, choreographer Patti Columbo and writer Kirsten Childs, as well as Disney's creative team.
Yes, they still do have production shows made especially for cruise ships. Carnival Cruise Line's "Vroom" is one of the best, featuring highly choreographed rock standards with an array of special effects.
Check out Illuminations. Cunard Lines has the only ship at sea with a planetarium, Queen Mary 2 features three shows in a partnership with the American Museum of Natural History's Hayden Planetarium.