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Lorelei - 1974 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on Anita Loos’s 1925 bestseller of the same title, GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES follows Lorelei Lee, a blonde from Little Rock, Arkansas, who sails to Europe with her friend Dorothy to perform in a nightclub in Paris.

GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES played for 740 performances on Broadway at the Ziegfeld Theatre starring Carol Channing, Yvonne Adair, Jack McCauley, Eric Brotherson and George S. Irving. The show was revived on Broadway in 1995 at the Lyceum Theatre starring KT Sullivan.


Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Previews: January 17, 1974
(11 preview

Closing:November 03, 1974

Palace Theatre (Broadway)

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022
Celebrate Día de los Muertos and Halloween with FRIGID New York at the Days of the Dead Festival produced by Something From Abroad at The Kraine Theater (85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003) and UNDER St. Marks (94 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10009), October 20-November 1.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022
Jessica Meyer is a GRAMMY-nominated violist and composer whose passionate musicianship radiates accessibility and emotional clarity. Her fall season is filled with world and regional premieres, including a northeast U.S. tour of her Press On (2022) by 'The President's Own' United States Marine Band, and more.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2022
​​​​​​​Andris Nelsons, marking his ninth season as BSO Music Director, leads the Boston Symphony Orchestra in the opening concert of the 2022–23 season on September 22 at Symphony Hall. Pianist Awadagin Pratt appears for the first time with the BSO, performing a work written for him by American composer Jessie Montgomery (Rounds, for piano and string orchestra) and J.S. Bach's Concerto in A, BWV 1055.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 12, 2022
Soho Rep will present Montag, written by Kate Tarker, directed by Dustin Wills and with original opera music by Daniel Schlosberg. The world premiere production of Montag runs October 12–November 13 at Soho Rep.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 7, 2022
The two fall concerts featured at the start of the 2022-23 BSO NOW offerings shine a spotlight on piano soloists, one making his BSO debut, the other making a welcome return.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2022
Don't miss out on your opportunity to see the world premiere of this epic tale. If you loved Pageant Princess, come and bring a friend! But...not the kids. This is not your children's fairy tale!
by Jerri Shafer - Oct 13, 2022
A delightful new musical that proves love will always triumph. Angel, a gay gold digger, sets his sights on a newly out and proud billionaire. Dragging his best friend along for the ride and leaving collateral damage in his wake, Angel’s plans hit a wall when the billionaire’s best friend, Chi Chi, steps in and takes over. Mixed in with vengeful ex-wives, an imaginary lover, closeted twin brothers. Libretto by Edwin Sanchez with Paul Lockwood, Music and Lyrics by Michael Leamon Adapted from the original stage play, I’ll Take Romance by Edwin Sanchez, Directed by David Bahgat, Cast includes Matt Piper, Nico Carter, Katie Christine Wagner, Kara Marie Hancock, Lorelei Roeger, Ashton Brammer, Justin Labelle, Ben Hartwig, Dominic Catrone, Tim Browning, Michael Gault. Performances run October 13 - 22, 2022 at Abbey Theatre of Dublin, 5600 Post Rd. Dublin, Ohio 43017. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit:
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2022
After consistently releasing single after single this year, Lorelei is ready to greet the Fall season with an introspective masterpiece. In her new track 'Bittersweet Stages' she brilliantly captures the duality of emotions that one experiences during a breakup.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2022
The Belmont Theatre is proud to present the Christmas classic, A Christmas Story, The Musical. This holiday favorite filled with iconic laughs and extraordinary choreography will run  December 2-4 and 8-11. Friday and Saturday show start at 7:30 p.m. Sunday matinees start at 3 p.m. An additional matinee was just added on December 10 at 3pm.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 3, 2022
Soho Rep has announced a one-week extension, to November 20, of its nearly-sold-out world premiere production of Montag, written by Kate Tarker (THUNDERBODIES at Soho Rep; Dionysus Was Such a Nice Man) and directed by Dustin Wills (Wolf Play, presented by Soho Rep & Ma-Yi Theater Company; Frontières Sans Frontières).
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 22, 2022
Local students will be helping the Emmy nominated Nashville Ballet perform their annual production of Nashville's Nutcracker this December. Running at TPAC December 9–24, this beloved holiday event allows aspiring artists from School of Nashville Ballet, Rejoice School of Ballet, and the Hispanic Family Foundation the opportunity to perform alongside Nashville Ballet's professional company dancers. 
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 16, 2022
The Pasadena Chorale presents the first concert of its 2022-2023 season, the Los Angeles Premiere of Shawn Kirchner's The Light of Hope Returning on Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Pasadena, Calif.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2022
'The Nutcracker,' a play adaptation of the famous ballet will jump to life on stage at The Sauk, Hillsdale County's Community Theatre, for eight performances, December 1-11.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 29, 2022
Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are proudly open this June with a full slate of nightly performances! At Birdland Jazz Club, catch the Liebman, Brecker, Copland Quintet, Greg Ruvolo Big Band, Yellowjackets, Terraza Big Band, Anita Gillette and Lee Roy Reams, Frank Catalano Quartet, Danilo Perez & His Global Messengers, New London Big Band, Stacey Kent, Ron Aprea Big Band, Linda Lavin and Tuck & Patti.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 23, 2022
BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present a historic evening with two legendary Broadway stars Anita Gillette and Lee Roy Reams for the first time on Monday, June 13 at 7:00 PM.
by Jerri Shafer - May 23, 2022
Short North Stage's Performance Interns presented their end of year showcase on the mainstage where Spring Awakening is currently playing. These high school students participated in a free year long program that gave them access to masterclasses, talk backs, professional performance opportunities, and more. Featuring students from 11 area high schools, this showcase was their chance to take center stage and shine in their own spotlight! The program is directed by Dionysia Williams, Associate Artistic Director at Short North Stage, and recently held auditions for their 2022-23 program. Visit for more information about the internship programs.
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022
Celebrating nearly 35 years of playing Pink Floyd songs, The Australian Pink Floyd Show, the leading and biggest show of its kind in the world, has returned with the “All That's To Come” World Tour, a new live show for 2022, and will stop at Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, NY for their New York City show.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022
92Y has announced 21 finalists for the 2022 Future Dance Festival. Created by Harkness Dance Center director Taryn Kaschock Russell, the Future Dance Festival is a choreographic competition aiming to give new creators an opportunity to showcase their work. 
by Paul Batterson - May 2, 2022
The May 5 performance of the Short North Stage's production of SPRING AWAKENING at the Garden Theater (1187 N. High Street in downtown Columbus) will be more than just opening night for Emma Rose Johnson and Sage Lee.
by Paul Batterson - May 19, 2022
It has been over 130 years since German playwright Frank Wedekind first published SPRING AWAKENING. In 2006, the play was reinvented when Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater turned it into a musical.
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BIRDLAND THEATER will present pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter Liam Forde – celebrating the release of his first album Great to Be Here – on Monday, June 13 at 8:30 PM.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022
In a one-of-a-kind arts and culture event, Milwaukee-area business and community leaders will come together for the 17th Annual BASH on Friday, June 17 to raise funds for the Marcus Performing Arts Center's education and community engagement programs.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022
In a special online presentation, ArtsBridge Foundation today announced the nominees for the 14th Annual Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards for the 2021-22 school year. View the full list of nominees.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2022
Due to ongoing complications from COVID-19, violinist Pamela Frank has regrettably withdrawn from her performance of Mozart's Sinfonia concertante on Sunday, August 7.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022
92NY has announced July events and classes featuring Jonathan Groff, Lee Roy Reams, and more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022
Off the heels of an epic collaboration with Canadian singer-songwriter The Grand Mess, indie pop artist Lorelei Marcell is back with a vibrant and electrifying new sound in 'Nothing Hurts Better'.
by Jerri Shafer - Jun 22, 2022
New Vision Dance Company was selected to perform on the ABC6 Bicentennial Park Stage at the 2022 Columbus Arts Festival. This was a wonderful opportunity for these talented dancers to share their passion with their community! New Vision is launching the first ever New Albany Dance Festival on July 30, 2022. The company performed pieces choreographed by Artistic Director Melissa Gould as well as company members Lili Engel, Janaya Davis, Jonathan Hill and Jessica Gould. NVDC was joined by guest vocal artists Emily Baird, Lorelei Roeger and Emma Wintersteller. New Vision Dance Company members performing: Arnav Nawani, Charlotte Rutherford, Clara Love, Dominic Catrone, Elise Pierson, Erykah Strickland, Janaya Davis, Jennifer Myers, Jessica Gould, Joe Gould, Jonathan Hill, Lauren Seger, Lexi Daniels, Lili Engel, Rachel Cory, Sally Squires and Sydnie Liggins.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022
Soho Rep today announced its 2022–23 season, consisting entirely of large-scale works by early-career artists that have been commissioned by the organization.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022
Pride Month is officially here and everyone is invited to Fair Park to kick it off in style at Dallas Pride June 4-5, where all-ages, family-friendly events will celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and its allies.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022
Two legendary Broadway stars stormed the Birdland stage on Monday night, and photographer Kevin Alvey was there to catch the fun.  The famed music room was thrilled to present leading lady Anita Gillette in concert with iconic song-and-dance man Lee Roy Reams on Monday, June 13. Check out photos from the night!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2022
BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present Tony Award winner Linda Lavin in a special concert celebrating her most recent solo album, Love Notes, on Monday, June 27 at 7:00 PM. Ms. Lavin will be joined on stage (as on the album) by her longtime collaborator, pianist and singer Billy Stritch.
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 7, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2022
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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2022
Forestburgh Playhouse present the hilarious new musical, Something Rotten! at the historic Forestburgh Mainstage from August 2-14. Something Rotten! features music and lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick. The latter collaborated on the musical's book with John O'Farrell.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 22, 2022
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by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2022
Forestburgh Playhouse, under the leadership of Executive Producer Franklin Trapp, presents by popular demand the international smash hit Mamma Mia!, dazzling audiences at the historic Forestburgh Mainstage from July 19 -31.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022
Nationally acclaimed Boston-based vocal ensemble Lorelei Ensemble announces the 2022-2023 premiere performances of composer Julia Wolfe's Her Story, a 30-minute piece for orchestra and women's vocal ensemble.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2022
The 92nd Street Y, New York School of Music has announced new guests for their popular interview series, Cabaret Conversations, now in its third year. Joining Lane this summer are Lee Roy Reams, Eleri Ward, and Carolyn Montgomery.
by Grace Cutler - Jul 1, 2022
The Sauk's eighth annual PLAYS IN DEVELOPMENT will be presented July 1 and 2 at the Sauk Theatre in Jonesville.
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 28, 2022
Lorelei Zarifian will present A Scar is Born, a show about one misfit's hopeful audition, as part of the 31st Annual San Francisco Fringe Festival, September 8 through 17, 2022. A Scar Is Born will be presented September 8th at 8:30pm, 9th at 7pm, 10th at 3:30pm, and 11th at 6:30pm at the Mainstage, Exit Theatre.
by Grace Cutler - Aug 21, 2022
Twenty-one independent theater companies were selected by lottery. The SF Fringe is proudly open access, available to all artists, with performers selected randomly without curation.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022
'My Man: Songs of Gay Love, with an All-Star New York Cast'--the latest CD from ASCAP Award-winning playwright/producer Chip Deffaa--is out now. It features such  Broadway notables as  Lee Roy Reams ('La Cage Aux Folles'),  Barrett Foa  ('Avenue Q'), and Jon Peterson ('Cabaret'),  plus such top nightclub and cabaret stars as Seth Sikes, and more.
by Michael Major - Apr 28, 2022
Wishbone Ash achieved considerable success in the 1970s, during which they were among England's most popular hard rock acts, achieving an incredible eight top 40 albums. Often regarded as one of the premiere UK live acts of the ’70s, they toured considerably throughout this period and into the following decades.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022
In a special broadcast with partner Georgia Public Broadcasting, ArtsBridge Foundation tonight announced the winners of the 14th Annual Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards during 'Shuler Awards 2022,' a live co-production that aired statewide.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2022
The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey, located in the Historic Palace Theatre in Netcong is proud to present the main stage production of GO, DOG. GO!  The show runs May 6th through May 22nd with performances Saturdays at 4:00PM and Sundays at 2:00 PM and a special Opening Night Performance, May 6th at 7:30PM.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022
Known for her timeless vocal stylings, indie pop artist Lorelei Marcell is kicking off a string of new releases with the first single off of her upcoming EP. Entitled 'Need Me', the new song confronts feelings that rose to the surface when she finally grasped the toxicity of a past breakup.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022
The 2022–23 Boston Symphony Orchestra season, under the direction of Andris Nelsons, will present a spectrum of performers and musical styles, spotlighting some of classical music’s most vibrant artists. Find out what shows are included and how to get tickets.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2022
The Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) today announced the nominees in all 11 categories of the 2022 CAPA Marquee Awards presented by American Electric Power Foundation.

Lorelei Frequently Asked Questions

What songs are in Lorelei and what's the order?
Looking Back
I Won't Let You Get Away
Miss Lorelei Lee
Paris, Paris
A Girl Like I
Bye Bye Baby
It's High Time
A Little Girl from Little Rock
I Love What I'm Doing
It's Delightful Down in Chile
Keeping Cool with Coolidge
Mamie Is Mimi
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend
Homesick Blues
Button Up with Esmond
Just a Kiss Apart
I'm A'Tingle, I'm A'Glow
House on Rittenhouse Square

What is the order of songs in Lorelei and what's the order?
Looking Back
I Won't Let You Get Away
Miss Lorelei Lee
Paris, Paris
A Girl Like I
Bye Bye Baby
It's High Time
A Little Girl from Little Rock
I Love What I'm Doing
It's Delightful Down in Chile
Keeping Cool with Coolidge
Mamie Is Mimi
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend
Homesick Blues
Button Up with Esmond
Just a Kiss Apart
I'm A'Tingle, I'm A'Glow
House on Rittenhouse Square

What productions of Lorelei have there been?
Lorelei has had 2 productions including Broadway which opened in 1974 and Broadway which opened in 1974.