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11 Star Starred
University Theatre
off 7th St. Between W Campus Dr and E Campus Dr. on the campus of CSULB 1250 Bellflower Blvd. Long Beach, CA 90840
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 2 members
Review from Bill Vallely

I've been listening to the cast London cast album of "Sugar" (or as the Brits called it "Some Like It Hot, the Musical") for decades. There are massive differences between the New York and London cast albums, and even more so for in Sunday's...continued

reviewed Mar 06 2011 report as inappropriate
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Sugar is the story of Joe and Jerry, unemployed musicians who witness the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre in Chicago. On the run from the gangster who is hot on their trail, they join Sweet Sue and her all-female band, the Society Syncopaters. This hilarious farce with music by Jule Styne (Gypsy, Funny Girl_) and lyrics by Bob Merrill (_Funny Girl, Carnival) is sure to make you appreciate the beauty that drives a man mad.

One Night Only as part of the Reiner Reading Series

Starring Bets Malone (The Marvelous Wonderettes, All Shook Up_), Larry Raben (T_he Andrews Brothers, Forbidden Broadway, Broadway’s The Producers_) and Nick Santa Maria (_The Producers, Tommy Tune’s Grease on Broadway).

Musical Theatre West’s Reiner Reading Series is a great way to rediscover classics and forgotten gems from the musical theatre canon. Using minimal sets, costumes and props, actors carry scripts and perform the show and score in its entirety.

<em>Company</em> Paranormal Investigation on the Queen Mary <em>An Evening of Classic Broadway</em> Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey <em>The Book of Mormon</em> <em>The Unauthorized Musical Parody of Mean Gurlz</em>