MILLBURN, NJ | On Sunday, October 7, Paper Mill Playhouse of Millburn, N.J., celebrated the life of A Chorus Line composer Marvin Hamlisch, who recently died. Here is a video of the entire tribute. Make sure you watch until the end when more than 50 members of Broadway’s A Chorus Line, join Paper Mill’s cast in “One” to honor this musical icon.
Paper Mill Playhouse’s revival of A Chorus Line — the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical conceived, choreographed and directed by Michael Bennett, with book by James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante, music by Marvin Hamlisch, and lyrics by Edward Kleban — is presently directed and choreographed by Mitzi Hamilton, one of the dancers in Bennett’s original taped workshop that inspired the 1975 musical. The show performs through Oct. 28.
Single tickets are on sale now and range from $26 to $96. Tickets may be purchased by calling 973.376.4343, at the Paper Mill Playhouse Box Office at 22 Brookside Drive in Millburn, or online at http://www.papermill.org. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express accepted. Groups of ten or more can receive up to a 40% discount on tickets and should call 973.315.1680. – rg
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