Book by Craig Lucas Music and Lyrics by George and Ira GershwinOne of the most captivating musicals ever to be adapted for the stage, An American in Paris is inspired by the Academy Award-winning film and features the music of George and Ira Gershwin.Set in the French capital in the wake of World War II, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS tells the romantic story of a young American soldier, a beautiful French girl, and an indomitable European city each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of international conflict. Inspired by the Academy-Award winning 1951 film, the new stage musical features a ravishing score by George and Ira Gershwin and a fresh, sophisticated book by Tony nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist Craig Lucas.The shows timeless musical numbers include I Got Rhythm, S Wonderful, But Not For Me, The Man I Love, Shall We Dance? and (Ill Build A) Stairway To Paradise.
News About An American in Paris at The Cape Playhouse
BWW Feature: A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Coachella Valley Repertory
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Jefferson Mays is Scrooge again, and he's right on time.
The Cape Playhouse Postpones 2020 Season
May 06, 2020
Famed Playhouse actress Gertrude Lawrence (1898-1952) once said, 'If my experience had taught me anything, it was that, if a thing had to be done, it could be done.'
Boston Theatres Share Their Virus Outbreak Response
April 27, 2020
BroadwayWorld is checking in with regional theatres across the country to see how they're coping with the virus outbreak, if they're streaming anything fun you should know about, and more!
BWW PREVIEW: 2020 Summer Stages Regional Theatre Opportunities
January 17, 2020
Jess here. Happy 2020! And just like that, we've turned the page to not only a new year, but to a new decade. Now begins an advanced semester of classes, spring audition prep and... Summer Stage Theatre season announcements!
The Cape Playhouse Announces 2020 Season With New September Addition
August 21, 2019
The Cape Playhouse at the Cape Cod Center for The Arts, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Michael Rader and Executive Producer Joe Grandy, announces the lineup for its 94th Summer Season in 2020, which includes an additional 7th production in September.
Sara Esty, Jeffrey Schecter And More to Lead Cape Playhouse's A CHORUS LINE
July 09, 2019
The Cape Playhouse at the Cape Cod Center for the Arts announces complete casting for their upcoming production of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning musical A Chorus Line.
Heidi Gardner, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Alison Fraser and More to Star in Cape Playhouse's 2019 Season
April 01, 2019
Today The Cape Playhouse announced principal casting for the theatre's historic 93rd season, which includes an impressive list of Broadway and television stars.