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IN Brief: Studio 58 carries on the 51st time with the quintessential backstage musical comedy traditional, forty second Road, on phase February two – 26. Featuring some of the best songs ever prepared & a tap range you’ll never neglect! This present is not to be missed! Order your tickets now by contacting Tickets Tonight on-line or at 604.684.2787.
Vancouver, BC… Studio 58, the nationally renowned expert theatre training system at Langara Faculty, has manufactured fantastic musicals for extra than 50 yrs. To start off 2017 with a BANG and carry on this tradition, we proudly present forty second Road, the song and dance fable of Broadway with an American Dream story that incorporates some of the best songs ever prepared. Who can neglect “We’re in the Money”, “Lullaby of Broadway”, “Shuffle Off to Buffalo”, “Dames”, “I Only Have Eyes For You” and of study course, “42nd Street”. Based mostly on a novel by Bradford Ropes and Busby Berkeley’s 1933 motion picture, forty second Road tells the story of a starry-eyed youthful dancer named Peggy Sawyer who leaves her hometown for New York to audition for a new Broadway musical. When the major girl can’t go on, Peggy requires around and turns into a star.
The 1980 Broadway manufacturing, manufactured by David Merrick, directed by Gower Champion and orchestrated by Philip J. Lang, received the Tony Award for Very best Musical and grew to become a very long-functioning hit. The present was manufactured in London in 1984 (successful the Olivier Award for Very best Musical) and its 2001 Broadway revival received the Tony for Very best Revival.
The exciting artistic workforce is guide by award-successful Director Barbara Tomasic (Tunes Gentleman, Wizard of Oz, Nuts For You) in her Studio 58 debut. She is joined by Christopher King (Tunes Gentleman, Oklahoma!, Shrek), Choreographer Julie Tomaino (Seashores, From Right here To Eternity, Sleeping Beauty) also in her Studio 58 debut, Established Designer Pam Johnson (Romeo + Juliet, A single Flew Above the Cuckoo’s Nest, A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Costume Designer Carmen Alatorre (Pericles, Stickboy, Tunes Gentleman) (Studio 58 debut), and lights Designer Alan Brodie (Grease, Spring Awakening, Julius Caesar).
February two – 26, 2017
Previews & Free Scholar Evenings Feb two & 3 Opens Feb 4
At Studio 58, Langara Faculty, 100 West 49th Avenue