Come Fly Away: Sinatra/Twyla Tharp Musical Comes to the Fox
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The last date listed for Come Fly Away was Sunday August 7, 2011 / 7:00pm.
Currently at Fox Theatre:
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- $23.00 - $124.00
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- $23.00 - $124.00
The Atlanta Ballet's Nutcracker extravaganza comes to glorious life on the sparkling stage at the Fox this holiday season and you can grab the best seats in the house before they go on sale to the general public. Complete with beautiful fairies, handsome princes, dancing snowflakes and a lovely young girl making her way to the Sugar Candy Kingdom, this gorgeous ballet is the perfect way to celebrate the season. With choreography by John McFall and Tchaikovsky's delightful score played live by the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra, this holiday treat has been enchanting generations of Atlanta families for more than 50 years. Adding to the excitement, the Georgia Youth Choir will lend its talents to Act I's "Snow Scene." Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from millie
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Had seen the musical twice when it was first shown at the Alliance before it reached Broadway. Thought it was so good then that I wanted to see it again. This performance seemed tighter and more compact. The band was great, and the dancing was very good, though not quite on par with the previous show. Would highly recommend it if you love Frank Sinatra's voice and enjoy the energetic, interpretive dancing that is a hallmark of the wonderfully talented Twyla Tharp.
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I enjoyed the Frank Sinatra soundtrack but was somewhat disappointed with the dancing. At times it seemed almost chaotic. I am currently watching So You Think You Can Dance on TV and the dancers this season are GREAT. Twyla Tharpe may be a...continued
Quotes & Highlights
“A dangerously gorgeous dance adventure.” —Newsday
“Delivers the purest jolt of pleasure to be found on a Broadway stage.” —_Time _
“Spectacular and dazzling. This is a major new work. Twyla Tharp’s electrifying celebration of the music of Frank Sinatra will sweep you up in a complete spell." —_The New York Times _
Come Fly Away_ _follows four couples as they fall in and out of love during one song and dance filled evening at a crowded nightclub. Blending the legendary vocals of Frank Sinatra with a live on-stage big band and 14 of the world’s finest dancers, Come Fly Away** **_weaves an unparalleled hit parade of classics, including “Fly Me to the Moon,” “My Way,” and “That’s Life,”_ __into a soaring musical fantasy of romance and seduction.
The show’s score combines classic and newly discovered vocal performances from the Sinatra archives, along with Sinatra’s signature arrangements by Nelson Riddle, Billy May and Quincy Jones, among others, and brand new charts, for this fresh innovative musical.