Finian's Rainbow On Broadway - A Great New Musical
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Finian's Rainbow on Broadway returned on October 29, 2009. This would be the first revival of this musical Broadway since the last production at the 46th Street Theater in 1960.Starring
The current Broadway production is at the St. James Theater. It stars Tony Award winners Kate Baldwin, Chuck Cooper and Jim Norton. It also stars Christopher Fitzgerald, Terri White, and Cheyenne Jackson.
Kate Baldwin essays the role of Sharon McLonergan. She is well known for her role in Wonderful Town. Christopher Fitzgerald plays the role of the leprechaun Og. Fitzgerald earned a Tony nomination for his role in Young Frankenstein.
Other actors in Finian's Rainbow on Broadway include Alina Faye, who essays the role of Susan Mahoney. Brian Reddy plays Sheriff and David Schramm essays the role of Senator Rawkins.
This Broadway production is being directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle. It is produced by David Richenthal, who is well known for Death of a Salesman and Long Day’s Journey Into Night.
The scenic design is by John Lee Beatty and the costumes for the show are designed by Toni-Leslie James. The sound design for the Broadway is being handled by Scott Lehrer and the lighting design by Ken Billington. Story
Finian's Rainbow on Broadway is based on a book by Fred Saidy and E.Y. Harburg. The songs have been written by Harburg and composed by the well known Burton Lane.
This Broadway musical tells the story of an Irish dreamer called Finian McLonergan and his headstrong daughter, Sharon McLonergan. Finian comes to a small Southern town located in a mythical state called Missitucky. He comes with the aim of burying his stolen pot of gold in Fort Knox. He believes that by doing so his gold will multiply and grow.
Mr. Finian has stolen this gold from a leprechaun, who follows him to Missitucky. He is determined to recover his gold.
Mr. Finian came with an aim to multiply his gold; however, he is faced by one complication after another. Not only does he have to deal with a conservative southern Senator, but he also has to deal with a credit crisis and a complicated love affair. The musical deals with issues of race and class, but in a very satirical manner. Musical Scores
Theater goers will not only be enchanted by the enchanting story of Finian's Rainbow but will also be mesmerized by its musical score which includes some of the best classical scores. “Old Devil Moon,” “How Are Things in Glocca Morra,” “When I’m Not Near the Girl I Love (I Love the Girl I’m Near),” “Look To The Rainbow,” and “If This Isn’t Love”.
Broadway lovers can enjoy this musical at St. James Theater, which is located on 246 W 44th St, New York. However, before that they would need to buy tickets for the show. The tickets are available online. Many theater goers prefer to buy their tickets from authorized online ticket brokers as it is convenient and affordable.
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