And the Curtain Rises : A World Premiere Musical from Signature Theatre
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The last date listed for And the Curtain Rises was Sunday April 10, 2011 / 7:00pm.
Currently at Signature Theatre
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- $89 - $103
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- $62.90 - $72.70
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Set in 1866, this classic backstage tale follows novice producer William Wheatley as he finds his production in shambles: bruised egos, secret plots, romance, some skimpy costumes, an uncompromising author, and a cast on the verge of revolt. All is complicated when a French ballet troupe is forced to seek refuge in his theatre after a fire erupts in an adjacent theatre. Rather than throw in the towel and count his losses, Wheatley decides to take control and turn lemons into lemonade. Filled with outrageous characters and rich melodies, and reveling in the chaos and camaraderie of the theatre, And the Curtain Rises is a lovely valentine to an unique American art form.