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IN Quick: Studio fifty eight proceeds the 51st year with the quintessential backstage musical comedy traditional, 42nd Street, on phase February 2 – 26. That includes some of the greatest music at any time written & a tap amount you are going to never ever forget! This present is not to be missed! Order your tickets currently by calling Tickets Tonight on-line or at 604.684.2787.
Vancouver, BC… Studio fifty eight, the nationally renowned qualified theatre education system at Langara School, has generated great musicals for additional than 50 decades. To start off 2017 with a BANG and proceed this custom, we proudly present 42nd Street, the track and dance fable of Broadway with an American Aspiration tale that consists of some of the greatest music at any time written. Who can forget “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”. Centered on a novel by Bradford Ropes and Busby Berkeley’s 1933 film, 42nd Street tells the tale of a starry-eyed young dancer named Peggy Sawyer who leaves her hometown for New York to audition for a new Broadway musical. When the major girl can not go on, Peggy normally takes in excess of and gets a star.
The 1980 Broadway manufacturing, generated by David Merrick, directed by Gower Champion and orchestrated by Philip J. Lang, received the Tony Award for Very best Musical and became a extensive-jogging strike. The present was generated 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 interesting inventive group is lead by award-successful Director Barbara Tomasic (Audio Man, Wizard of Oz, Ridiculous For You) in her Studio fifty eight debut. She is joined by Christopher King (Audio Man, Oklahoma!, Shrek), Choreographer Julie Tomaino (Shorelines, From Below To Eternity, Sleeping Magnificence) also in her Studio fifty eight debut, Set Designer Pam Johnson (Romeo + Juliet, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, A Midsummer Night’s Aspiration), Costume Designer Carmen Alatorre (Pericles, Stickboy, Audio Man) (Studio fifty eight debut), and lights Designer Alan Brodie (Grease, Spring Awakening, Julius Caesar).
February 2 – 26, 2017
Previews & Absolutely free College student Nights Feb 2 & 3 Opens Feb 4
At Studio fifty eight, Langara School, one hundred West forty ninth Avenue
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