HOLIDAY INN ~ Broadway ~ (10.30.16) ~ Corbin Bleu, Lora Lee Gayer, Megan Sikora, Megan Lawrence, Bryce Pinkham
THE NEW IRVING BERLIN MUSICAL
"The feel good show of the fall!" — Frank Rizzo, Variety
"The dancing is spectacular, the singing sublime, the visuals are ingenious!” — Jeremy Gerard, Deadline
Starring: Corbin Bleu , Lora Lee Gayer , Megan Sikora , Megan Lawrence and Bryce Pinkham.
Jim leaves the bright lights of show business behind to settle down on his farmhouse in Connecticut… but life just isn’t the same without a bit of song and dance. Jim’s luck takes a spectacular turn when he meets Linda, a spirited schoolteacher with talent to spare.
Together they turn the farmhouse into a fabulous inn with dazzling performances to celebrate each holiday, from Thanksgiving to the Fourth of July. But when Jim’s best friend Ted tries to lure Linda away to be his new dance partner in Hollywood, will Jim be able to salvage his latest chance at love?
Roundabout Theatre Company proudly presents the Broadway premiere of Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical , the dazzling new musical inspired by the Academy Award®-winning film. With music and lyrics by the legendary Irving Berlin , direction by Gordon Greenberg and a book by Greenberg and Chad Hodge , this heartwarming classic with a contemporary sparkle will have you falling in love one beloved tune at a time.
This joyous musical features thrilling dance numbers, laugh-out-loud comedy and a parade of hit Irving Berlin songs, including “ Blue Skies ,” “ Easter Parade ,” “ Cheek to Cheek ,” “ Shaking the Blues Away ” and more. Whether you adored the film or are experiencing Holiday Inn for the first time, this year-round romance is sure to delight.
And while you are in the holiday mood, check out another film-to-stage musical adaptation of Irving Berlin's " White Christmas ." There are several different captures available in addition to the Broadway version
Previews Began: September 1, 2016
Opening Night: Thursday, October 6, 2016.
Format: DVD (on 2 DVDs)
Run time: 117m
B&W/ Color: Color