I'm wondering if it is going to transfer to Broadway after its run at the Public. It was supposed to play in Toronto in Feb/Mar but was cancelled due to "scheduling conflicts". If it does, I think it could be a contender for Best Musical.
EW is positive (B+) but gave a rave for Kilgore's performance. "The show rests on the newcomer’s slight but stellar shoulders. The character’s sweetness and naiveté mixes with Kilgore’s killer pipes and dance moves for a dynamite performance filled with heart."
I saw CFA in March at the performance when Justin Trudeau was there. I was sitting in the balcony right behind a woman who was on Twitter the whole show, live tweeting the event. She even filmed Welcome to the Rock and posted it on Twitter. The usher kindly told her to turn off her phone and she did...for 5 full minutes, before going on live tweeting again. People around us started to get mad, cause she was also talking at full volume to her friend next to her. I leaned down to tel