Musical Comedy The Pajama Game from Musical Theatre West
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The last date listed for The Pajama Game was Saturday November 17, 2007 / 8:00pm.
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This truly spectacular show not only features amazing feats of strength, agility and flexibility from the skilled performers of this world-famous Chinese troupe -- but you may be more than pleasantly surprised by the company's display of sly humor, dazzling color and great music. Drawing on more than 2000 years of tradition, the Peking Acrobats create a true cirque-style carnival of dance, gymnastics, plate-twirling, juggling and cycling that's gained them worldwide fame -- including an appearance in the hit movie Ocean's 11. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Jeannette A.
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This show wasn't my cup of tea perhaps because it was written over 50 years ago. I liked some of the songs and the actors/actresses were very good in it. Overall it was a little bit of a disappointment to me especially considering the shows that Musical Theatre West did last season. It's worth the half price though just to see it. It wasn't horrible but it wasn't superb either. I did luck out and had an excellent seat with it being probably one of the best I've had on half price when attending the Carpenter Center.
Quotes & Highlights
- “Popping with percolating hormones” --New York Times
Bright and brassy, sexy and sassy, the original production of The Pajama Game won the Tony for Best Musical and Choreography and helped launch the careers of Bob Fosse and Janis Paige. The revival won the Tony for Best Revival and starred Harry Connick, Jr. and Michael McKean. Love and strife in a 1950s factory along with dazzling dancing drive this hit-filled show, which features classic songs like “Hey There,” “Steam Heat” and “Hernando’s Hideaway.”
Darcie Roberts (Broadway’s Curtains, Millie in the national tour of Thoroughly Modern Millie) stars as Babe Williams. Paul Dean will make his MTW debut as Babe’s love interest and new Sleep Tite factory superintendent Sid Sirokin. Ovation Award-winning director Nick DeGruccio will play factory timekeeper Vernon Hines, and Terra MacLeod (Broadway, national and international tours as Velma Kelly in Chicago) will portray flirtatious secretary Gladys Hotchkiss.
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.