You know the shows from Milk and Honey, Hello Dolly to La Cage aux Folles and the songs “I am What I am” to “Bosom Buddies”. An upbeat evening is promised with some of the region’s finest talent.
The Goodspeed in East Haddam, and Chester CT is offering Guys and Dolls, The Honeymooners and La Cage, plus three brand new musicals. it’s an impressive season.
It’s hard to imagine that a story about a lawyer, founding father, Constitionalist and political maverick as having the ingredients for a great musical. They said Book of Mormon was too “out there”, and look what happened. Hamilton’s a Hit and it’s moving to Broadway.
Disney Theatrical Productions holds an alleged press event to preview some of the songs from the upcoming Broadway musical version of Frozen. There is also a report that Alex Timbers will direct the Broadway version in 2017, but without Idina Menzel.
17-year old Luke returns home, profoundly changed, after having vanished for a year. The world premiere of this noirish musical from John Kander and Greg Pierce begins Feb. 17, 2015.
West Side Story – the Mac’s most requested show – is on the schedule as is The Baker’s Wife, Drowsy Chaperone, and Thoroughly Modern Millie.
With developing careers in musical theatre, this original short film makes a very impressive calling card.