A Man of No Importance, Staged Concert Reading from Musical Theatre West
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The last date listed for A Man of No Importance was Monday February 27, 2006 / 7:30pm.
Currently at Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB:
- Full Price:
- $32.50 - $77.50
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- $12.50 - $32.50
Broadway star Davis Gaines, who reigns supreme with his run of more than 2,000 performances as The Phantom of the Opera, takes the title role in Musical Theatre West's revival of this all-time family favorite, a romantic comedy perfect for Valentine's season. The Music Man follows fast-talking salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments for a boys' band he vows to organize -- despite the fact that he doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef. The Tony-winning musical boasts a rousing score from Meredith Wilson, with memorable tunes like "Seventy-Six Trombones," "Ya Got Trouble," "Till There Was You" and "Goodnight, My Someone." Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
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A rare opportunity to see a tremendous show that is performed only infrequently (this was the West Coast premiere!), with an accomplished cast. The fact that it was free was an added bonus - I would have paid big money to see this one!
Quotes & Highlights
- "Rich in the necessary ingredient needed to make musicals sing - people about whom you care" --Associated Press
<p>Book by Terrence McNally
Music by Stephen Flaherty, Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens </p> <p>Musical Theatre West is delighted to present Musical Theatre Guild's production, offering Los Angeles its first look at Ahrens & Flaherty's recent gem about the journey of self-discovery and acceptance. Based on the Albert Finny film, this musical version premiered at Lincoln Center in 2002. It tells the heartwarming story of Alfie, a Dublin bus conductor and director of the local community theatre. Alfie's passengers are also his performers and, through his eyes, come to experience the power that theatre has to transform their lives. </p>
About the Ticket Supplier: Musical Theatre West
Musical Theatre West is one of Southern California's oldest and most respected regional musical theatre companies and draws more than 60,000 patrons to Long Beach's Carpenter Performing Arts Center. Now in its 60th season, Musical Theatre West is the fastest growing arts organization in Long Beach and is dedicated to preserving musical theatre as a unique American art form.