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A Chorus Line

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A Chorus Line on Broadway: Show Times and Tickets
Running since: September, 2006
Long before American Idol, this hit Broadway musical told the tale of tryouts for the chorus of a new Broadway show.
Closes 8/17/2008

The Broadway production of A Chorus Line closed August 17, 2008. For current Broadway show listings and tickets, please click here.

This generously staged revival of one of the longest-running Broadway musicals of all time has won praise for its simple and straightforward staging - it's a very accessible production for first-time theatregoers.

Plot: You watch some unconventional auditions for a Broadway show, where the actors are asked to tell the stories of their lives.

Interestingly, most of the original cast played themselves and told their own stories - here, the actors have been given a script, and most of the audience has either seen the movie or another production of the show, but if you're coming to to visit Broadway, this is still a good way of seeing what it does best.

The critics seemed to think it was a thin retelling (see the ratings, below), but this is perhaps one of those shows that can never rise to the level of an aficionado's memories. It's a good time. Don't expect more, and you won't have less.

Cast News: Mario Lopez ("Saved by the Bell", "Extra TV", "Dancing with the Stars") plays through 9/7, though the role is mostly offstage via microphone.

May be inappropriate for 12 and under. (Mature themes.)
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

Here's a couple numbers from the show, as staged on a TV special in the early 80's:

May be inappropriate for 12 and under. (Mature themes.)
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

A Chorus Line - Broadway Musical

Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre  (information)   (seating chart)
address: 236 West 45th Street New York, NY 10036 (map)  (parking) (parking coupon)
running time: 2 hrs 0 mins
ticket prices: $85.00 - $110.00
attendance last week: 94.2%
link to official show site: official website

what the critics said: 2.7 out of 5.0   (click for review excerpts)
what audiences said: 4.1 out of 5.0   (click for audience ratings)

music: Marvin Hamlisch
lyricist: Edward Kleban
book: James Kirkwood, Nicholas Dante
choreographer: Baayork Lee
director: Bob Avian
full credits:

weekly schedule: 
Monday   Dark
Tuesday   Dark
Wednesday   2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Thursday   8:00 PM
Friday   8:00 PM
Saturday   2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sunday   1:30 PM & 6:30 PM

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