Simon Cowell steps out in a black suit alongside fiancée Lauren Silverman for Broadway opening of highly anticipated musical & Juliet in NYC
Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman cut stylish figures as they arrived at the highly anticipated opening night of the musical & Juliet on Thursday
The 63-year-old America’s Got Talent judge and his 45-year-old fiancée opted for simple yet classy looks ahead of the opening night performance at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre in New York City.
The coming-of-age stage musical which features the music of Swedish pop mastermind Max Martin and a book by David West Read, which focuses on a ‘what if’ scenario in which Juliet survives at the end of Shakespeare’s Romeo And Juliet.
Broadway debut: Simon Cowell, 63, and fiancée Lauren Silverman, 45, made their way to Broadway for opening night of the new musical & Juliet at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on Thursday in NYC
& Juliet originally opened to critical acclaim on London’s West End in 2019, and went on to be nominated for nine Laurence Olivier Awards in 2020, including Best New Musical.
Ahead of the show, Cowell and Silverman made their way to the red carpet, where they struck a few poses for the row of photographers.
The former American Idol judge looked stylish in a classic black suit that he wore with a white shirt, which he left unbuttoned several times over.
The London native also donned a pair of black dress shoes and had his dark hair cut short and styled back off his face, along with a stubbly beard.
Stylin’: The former American Idol judge looked stylish in a black suit that he wore with a white shirt
Heading to the alter: The America’s Got Talent creator and judge proposed to Silverman last Christmas Eve in front of their children
Silverman, who is an entrepreneur and socialite, showed off her fashion sense in a cream-colored skirt that fell to her ankles and a black cropped blazer over a matching top.
She also wore a pair of black boots and carried a small matching handbag during the evening on the town.
For the grand opening night, Silverman, 45, had her raven tresses styled long, straight and flowing down her chest and to about the middle of her back with a part in the middle.
Silverman wore a cream-colored skirt with a cropped black jacket and a matching top. She accessorized with a tiny black handbag and wore her brunette hair styled straight
The couple famously met in 2004 and struck up an affair while Silverman was still married to one of Cowell’s good friends. They subsequently welcomed a child, Eric, and have been together ever since.
The television personality and record executive proposed to Lauren during a romantic holiday in Barbados last Christmas Eve by getting down on one knee in front of their eight-year-old son and Silverman’s son Adam, 16, from her first marriage to Andrew Silverman.
‘I think after everything all of us had gone through over the past two years, it has changed our lives in so many ways,’ he told ET in April.’Family is everything and that is what I kind of took away from it.’
Dressed to impress: The couple opted for smart ensembles as they stepped out for the opening night of the musical