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Overseas new musical "The Americans in Paris" of Shiki Theatrical Company

KAAT Kanagawa Arts Theater Duration: 2019.03.19 - 2019.05.31
27 days to hold

「Theater company Shiki musical "Americans in Paris"」

(TOP image) Original London Company, Photo by Johan Persson

From Tuesday, March 19, 2019 KAAT Kanagawa Arts Theater <Hall> will perform a new musical Theater Company Shiki "Americans in Paris". Musical 'Americans in Paris' is a work inspired by the same name movie that was scrambled with representative songs of the Gershwin brothers who was awarded the Academy Award in 1952 and is called "the soul of American music". Christopher Wheeldon, who works for numerous ballet works, such as "The Alice in Wonderland" and "The Winter Story" as Royal Ballet Organ Artistic Associate is in charge of choreography / production and premiered in Paris · Chatelet theater in 2014 it was done. Next 2015 to advance to the Broadway · Palace Theater. In the same year's Tony Awards we won four categories, choreography prize, arrangement award, equipment design award, lighting design award. From March 2017 until January 2018, it was also performed at the West End Dominion Theater.

The stage is Paris just after the Second World War. Young people dreaming of a new life in a town devastated by war ---, Jerry who is an American veterans and an ambition for a painter, also an American veteran, Adam who is studying in Paris, France aiming for showman Henry, and Ballerina Parisienne, Liz. I express their love, friendship, and dreams with Gershwin's masterpieces and imagination rich dance. To the height of its artistry, "The perfect fusion of dance, romance, and classical Gershwin" (New York Times), "The reason why dance was so overwhelming was the" West Side Story " Since the first ever since "(Wall Street Journal), etc., many evaluations and praise have been received.

The Gershwin melody still loved by many people, and the movie 'Paris of the Paris,' which is handed down as a masterpiece of a musical movie with plenty of its melodies. The soul of this great work of art is inherited from the musical "Americans in Paris". The light of art and love newly found by young people in the city of Paris that was hurt by the war. Musical for sophisticated adults to evoke a deep emotion - Please expect from the new work of Shiki Theatrical Company "Americans in Paris".

= "color: # 008000;"> Theater company Shiki musical "American in Paris" Yokohama performance
[Date and time] From 19th (Tue) - 11th August (Sun · Holiday) in 2019
※ Time varies depending on the day. Please confirm from the official HP of KAAT.
[Venue] KAAT Kanagawa Arts Theater <Hall>
[Fare] S seat ¥ 11,880, A seat ¥ 8,640, side A seat ¥ 8,640, B seat ¥ 6,480, side B seat ¥ 6,480, C seat ¥ 3,240, side C seat ¥ 3,240, side rim standing seat ¥ 3,240
[Organizer] Kanagawa Prefecture, Yokohama City, (Public Goods) Kanagawa Arts Foundation, Shiki Theatrical Company
[Ticket sales]
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[Inquiries] 03-5776-6730 (9: 30-18: 00 days, holidays / Shikisaku Shiki Tokyo office)

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    KAAT Kanagawa Arts Theater

    KAAT Kanagawa Arts Theater

    Facilities dedicated to the performing arts, such as theater, musicals, dance. Mr. Akira Shirai of actor / director for art director creates and disseminates outstanding performing arts such as theater, musicals and dance.

    (Exterior Photos) © Michio Hideo

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