The Flamingo Kid 2019

Run Time:
2 hours and 30 minutes, with one intermission
Ages: 13+
Opened: May 9, 2019
Closing: June 09, 2019

The Flamingo Kid - 2019 - Regional (US) History , Info & More

Hartford Stage
50 Church Street Hartford, CT 06103

In the summer of '63, against the wishes of his father, Brooklyn teenager Jeffrey Winnick leaves behind his blue-collar roots for an exciting job working as a cabana boy at the colorful El Flamingo - a posh private club on Long Island. The music, the romance, the beach are magical - until tensions grow between father and son when a slick club member takes Jeffrey under his wing.

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