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BROADWAY THEATRE AND DATES ANNOUNCED FOR

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS

PREVIEWS BEGIN FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2015
OPENS SUNDAY, APRIL 12, 2015
AT THE PALACE THEATRE

Music and Lyrics by GEORGE GERSHWIN AND IRA GERSHWIN
Book by CRAIG LUCAS
Directed and Choreographed by CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON

Producers of the upcoming world premiere of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS are pleased to announce dates and the theatre for the Broadway run of the production. AN AMERICAN IN PARIS’s home will be the Palace Theatre (Broadway at 47th Street) with previews beginning Friday, March 13, 2015 for a Sunday, April 12, 2015 opening night. AN AMERICAN IN PARIS will open on Broadway following its world premiere at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris. Previews begin in Paris on Saturday, November 22, 2014 for a Wednesday, December 10, 2014 opening night.

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PRINCIPAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS

World Premiere at Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, France                        

PRIOR TO BROADWAY 

Music and Lyrics by GEORGE GERSHWIN AND IRA GERSHWIN

Book by CRAIG LUCAS

Directed and Choreographed by CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON

Principal casting has been announced for the upcoming world premiere production of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS. The cast will include Robert Fairchild as Jerry Mulligan, Leanne Cope as Lise Dassin,Veanne Cox as Madame Baurel, Jill Paice as Milo Davenport, Brandon Uranowitz as Adam Hochberg, and Max Von Essen as Henri Baurel. 

Published in Broadway

A New Musical Based on the Academy Award-Winning MGM Film

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS

World Premiere at Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, France
PRIOR TO BROADWAY 

Featuring Music and Lyrics by GEORGE GERSHWIN AND IRA GERSHWIN

Book by CRAIG LUCAS

Directed and Choreographed by CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON

The new musical, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, has targeted Broadway for the spring of 2015 following its world premiere in December, 2014 at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris.  It will be directed and choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon, making his Broadway directing debut. Featuring music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by Tony and Pulitzer Prize nominee Craig Lucas, the creative team also includes Tony Award winners Bob Crowley (sets and costumes), Natasha Katz (lighting) and Scott Lehrer (sound) with a musical score adapted and supervised by Rob FisherBartlett Sher is creative consultant.  Based on the Academy Award winning film inspired by the 1928 orchestral composition by George Gershwin, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS brings this classic tale to Broadway for the first time.

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