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Flora, the Red Menace - 1965 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on the novel Love is Just Around the Corner by Lester Atwell

A fashion designer, fresh out of school, is persuaded by her boy friend to join the Communist Party.

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Alvin Theatre


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(New York, NY)
250 W. 52nd St.
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by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 3, 2020
Watch a sneak peek of Telly Leung's Birdland concert that premieres TONIGHT at 7pm ET! Get your tickets here!
by E.H. Reiter - Sep 12, 2021
Coronado Playhouse welcomes back their audience with the charming musical review  THE WORLD GOES ‘ROUND.  The piece is a review of John Kander and Fred Ebb’s works, both the adored and some that may be a little more obscure.  With a charismatic cast, the show delivers on a fun return to the playhouse stage and runs through October 10th.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2021
This month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 26, 2021
The long-running series played two performances with a special focus on Hal Prince, and the theatrical legend would have been pleased.
by Stefani Chudnow - Oct 25, 2021
From October 28th to November 7th, Theatre NOVA in Ann Arbor is putting on a production of Sing Happy!. This special show is a celebration of the work of Kander and Ebb, a legendary duo who composed such musicals as Cabaret, Chicago, and Kiss of the Spider Woman, just to name a few.
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 23, 2021
Enjoy songs from musicals like: Sister Act, A New Brain, Flora the Red Menace, Violet, Ragtime, The Boy from Oz, Cinderella, Spamalot, The Phantom of the Opera, Songs for a New World, Les Miserables, State Fair, The Little Mermaid, Dreamgirls, and many more!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 20, 2021
Following the success of its sold out run in 2019, the Orange Tree Theatre today announces the return of Terence Rattigan's While The Sun Shines, directed by OT Artistic Director Paul Miller. Rebecca Collingwood, Conor Glean and Sophie Khan Levy join original cast members John Hudson, Philip Labey, Michael Lumsden and Jordan Mifsúd.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2021
This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2020
Boston Gay Men's Chorus is presenting 'Celebrity Spotlight' a web series featuring three performers who have shared the stage with BGMC in recent years: Broadway actor Nick Adams; Tony-winner Laura Benanti; and TV and Broadway actor Alex Newell.
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 8, 2020
For theatre fans, it's always a grand day for singing, and this particularly stressful week is no exception. Wanting to whistle a happy tune? BroadwayWorld is going meta by bringing you 35 of our favorite songs about singing and music.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2021
Broadway star EDEN ESPINOSA will be performing a solo concert at the Cadogan Hall on Friday 8 April 2022 at 7.30pm.  Tickets are on general sale from Friday 5 November at 11.00am.
by Team BWW - Nov 24, 2021
Want to further your education in the arts? Temple University's Master of Fine Arts in Musical Theater Collaboration could be the program for you!
by Erica Handel - Nov 19, 2021
When Eden Espinosa stepped onstage at Holmdel Theatre Company's Duncan Smith Theater, the audience knew they were in the presence of a Broadway legend. The sold-out concert titled “An Evening With Eden Espinosa” was part of another installment of the theatre’s “Broadway at the Barn” series.
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Nov 16, 2020
Today's episode features beloved Broadway beltress Eden Espinosa, who is most recognized for her critically acclaimed portrayal of Elphaba in Wicked on Broadway and in Los Angeles and San Francisco. Listen as she chats about finding peace in the chaos of the pandemic, how she has coped with life without live theatre, and so much more.
by Ainhoa Hornero - May 11, 2021
El musical con el que la actriz ganó su primer Premio Tony con solo 19 años
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2022
The New York Public Library's Theatre on Film and Tape Archive (TOFT) will stream a rarely-seen 1974 interview with musical theatre icons Liza Minnelli, John Kander, and Fred Ebb.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2021
Rather than highlighting the music from a particular year on Broadway, the three new Broadway by the Year virtual concerts will take the series in a new and exciting direction by focusing on the years that Broadway composers and composing teams added to the glory of musical theater.
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Mar 29, 2021
Today's episode of Little known Facts features theatre administrator, writer, and advocate Howard Sherman. What are his thoughts on the return of Broadway? 'I think if you asked me a couple of weeks ago, I might have been slightly less optimistic than I am today,' he said.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Mar 18, 2022
Repasamos la carrera del autor de CABARET y CHICAGO en 5 temas.
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 18, 2022
Today Broadway celebrates the 95th birthday of John Kander, the Tony-Award winning composer of Chicago. To pay tribute to the legendary composer, the cast and crew of Chicago, with surprise guest Lin-Manuel Miranda, released a special performance of “New York, New York,” Kander & Ebb’s song that became the official anthem of New York City.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2021
Today's top stories: TodayTix launches in person concert series with Lauren Patten, Hamilton begins performances in Sydney, and more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2021
Kaufman Music Center’s virtual Broadway Close Up performances will continue this spring with two intimate lecture-concerts exploring the lives, careers and music of Kay Swift and one of the longest-running collaborations in show business history, Fred Ebb and John Kander.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2021
Liza Minnelli recently celebrated her 75th birthday! Michael Feinstein has shared a video from Liza's birthday celebration of Liza and Joan Collins performing an impromptu duet of 'Just in Time' from the musical Bells Are Ringing.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 13, 2021
Yesterday, Liza Minnelli celebrated her 75th birthday! Today, in celebration, she posted a video in thanks to her fans for all of the love. In the video, she performs Ella Fitzgerald's 'Embraceable You.'
by Stephi Wild - Mar 12, 2021
Today's top stories: Patti LuPone to lead 'OK Boomer' pilot on HBO Max, The Prom opens in Japan, Jennifer Damiano and Andy Mientus to lead benefit reading of Becky Shaw for The Actors Fund, and more!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 1, 2022
Broadway’s uproarious new comedy about the women in charge of the man in charge of the free world, POTUS begins previews at the Shubert Theatre on Thursday, April 14, 2022, with an official Opening Night of Monday, May 9, 2022, for a limited engagement through Sunday, August 14, 2022.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2022
A man and his family recently met with Broadway composer John Kander after learning that he shared a special relationship with his grandfather in college. Read the full special story here!
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 22, 2021
He may be Manhattan's leading multi-hyphenate, but on June 30th Michael Kushner will take off all the other hats in favor of his ACTOR hat, when he spends an hour or so celebrating Gay Pride with his Pride playlist at 54 Below.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2021
Theatre By The Sea's owner and producer Bill Hanney, who recently announced the return of entertainment at the historic seaside playhouse, has announced the addition of three new concerts.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 15, 2021
Nicole Spano played a good show for MetropolitanZoom on June 10th and Broadway World Cabaret's newest team member was mightily impressed.
by Bobby Patrick - Jul 24, 2021
She may not be from Disney, but Christy Altomare is a real princess, as she showed this week at 54 Below.
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2021
'I haven't sung in three years!' said Liza Minnelli to an adoring crowd at Feinstein's at Vitello's. The living legend stopped by the famed LA supperclub last week, where she performed on stage with Michael Feinstein himself. Watch below as she sings the Gershwin classic- 'Embraceable You.'
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2021
The film will reportedly begin following the death of Minnelli's mother, Judy Garland. It will then follow Minnelli on her rise to fame, beginning in the 1970s, and chronicling her various accolades, including an Oscar for best actress (Cabaret), an Emmy for best TV special (Liza with a Z), and a Tony for best actress in a musical (The Act). 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2021
Ms. Luther, who appeared in Evita at Theatre By The Sea in 2008, returns with a brand new solo concert. Ms. Robbins & Ms. Swindal, (who appeared in Theatre By The Sea productions of Mary Poppins and Spamalot), will be presenting their latest show We Just Move On! - The Songs of Kander and Ebb.
by Peter Nason - Jul 11, 2021
It's one hell of a moving, thrilling, never-want-it-to-end evening of theatre!
by Team BWW - Jan 28, 2022
SiriusXM Broadway host Seth Rudetsky has announced additional performers for his critically acclaimed LIVE concert series. Every week, Seth and one of his favorite Broadway stars will perform an intimate concert filled with Broadway tunes, Seth’s signature hilarious interviews and even song requests from viewers requested in real time!  
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 16, 2022
CBS Sunday Morning reporter Jane Pauley interviewed Liza Minnelli this morning, discussing her famous parents, her legacy, collaborators throughout her career, awards, and inspirations. The special also features performances with Minnelli's 'best friend and confidant', Michael Feinstein, on piano and Liza herself on vocals.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2021
Get ready to 'sing happy' as hosts Bobby Traversa and Kristina Miller-Weston discuss 1965's 'Flora, The Red Menace' on episode four of new Broadway podcast My Favorite Flop! 'Flora, The Red Menace' tells the story of aspiring artist Flora Meszaros and her struggle to balance love, communism, and self-worth during Depression-era NYC.
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 8, 2020
Need a new Broadway diversion to get you through the day? Check back today at 5pm to watch as BroadwayWorld's Spencer Glass broadcasts a very special episode of It's The Day of the Show Y'all LIVE! Which little-known musical theatre treasure will he uncover? Today is all about Flora the Red Menace!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021
The Music Man officially begins previews tonight on Broadway! Meet the cast bringing the iconic musical back to the stage!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 17, 2021
Chris Isaacson Presents and Ronn Goswick have announced the addition of the Season 10 winner of NBC's The Voice Alisan Porter along with Chad Doreck, Kate Harmon, Bethany Joy Lenz, Nicole Santiago, Matt Zarley, and newcomer Ava Delaney to the lineup of performers for the 12th Annual A Broadway Christmas. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2021
Chris Isaacson Presents and Ronn Goswick have announced the 12th Annual A Broadway Christmas. Hosted by Broadway stars Eden Espinosa and David Burnham with musical direction by Gerald Sternbach, there will be one performance only on Sunday, December 19, at 7:30pm, at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 21, 2020
We've already received many submissions for our Next on Stage: Dance Edition competition! Check out some of our contestants and make sure to enter your audition before the August 30 deadline!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022
Eden Espinosa, Joshua Henry, and Megan Hilty will raise the roof with a program specifically curated by The Soraya which include songs from the late Stephen Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park with George and Company, plus numbers from Wicked, Hamilton, Carousel, and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022
The award, named in honor of the late award-winning lyricist Fred Ebb, will be presented to the team of Isabella Dawis & Tidtaya Sinutoke by Heidi Blickenstaff and Julia Murney on Monday May 2nd from 6-8pm at a by-invitation-only ceremony at Bond 45. T
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022
Michael Feinstein took to Instagram to share a video of Liza Minnelli on her way to the Oscars, singing '(There's Gonna Be) A Great Day'.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2021
The Fred Ebb Foundation in association with the Roundabout Theatre Company announced today that applications for the seventeenth annual Fred Ebb Award for aspiring musical theatre songwriters are now available. Applications will be accepted from June 1 - June 30, 2021. The winner will be selected in November of 2021.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 18, 2022
The Prince Fellowship, in association with Columbia University School of the Arts, announces that  applications are now open for the 2022 Fellowship program.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 1, 2021
The Town Hall's signature series in association with New Jersey Performing Arts Center, present Broadway by the Year, takes a 'Pandemic Pivot,' going both virtual and national. In its legendary 20-year history, it has featured everyone from Robert Goulet to Santino Fontana and from Jessie Mueller to Tonya Pinkins.

Flora, the Red Menace Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of Flora, the Red Menace have their been?
Flora, the Red Menace has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1965, Broadway which opened in 1965, Off-Broadway which opened in 1987, London Fringe which opened in 1994 and Los Angeles which opened in 2008.

What productions of Flora, the Red Menace have their been?
Flora, the Red Menace has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1965, Broadway which opened in 1965, Off-Broadway which opened in 1987, London Fringe which opened in 1994 and Los Angeles which opened in 2008.

What songs are in Flora, the Red Menace and what's the order?
Prologue
Unafraid
All I Need Is One Good Break
Not Every Day of the Week
Sign Here
The Flame
Palomino Pal
A Quiet Thing
Hello Waves
Dear Love
Express Yourself
Knock, Knock
The Tree of Life Ballet
Sing Happy
You Are You
The Kid Herself
You Feel Too Much
I Got a Right to Know
Money in the Bank
I Believe You
Among the People
Well, Goodbye
Blood on 23rd Street
Street Song
Keepin' It Hot
Where Did Everybody Go?
The Joke
You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet

What is the order of songs in Flora, the Red Menace and what's the order?
Prologue
Unafraid
All I Need Is One Good Break
Not Every Day of the Week
Sign Here
The Flame
Palomino Pal
A Quiet Thing
Hello Waves
Dear Love
Express Yourself
Knock, Knock
The Tree of Life Ballet
Sing Happy
You Are You
The Kid Herself
You Feel Too Much
I Got a Right to Know
Money in the Bank
I Believe You
Among the People
Well, Goodbye
Blood on 23rd Street
Street Song
Keepin' It Hot
Where Did Everybody Go?
The Joke
You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet