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Porchlight Music Theatre’s hit revue series has delighted sold out crowds with its New Faces Sing Broadway Series. The series is a tuneful and fun, audience-interactive evening that music theatre fans have been craving! Featuring hit songs from the 1956 Broadway shows: My Fair Lady, The Most Happy Fella, Bells Are Ringing and more!
From the combined talents who penned "Annie Get Your Gun" and "The Sound of Music" and created for the original "The Hostess with the Mostess' on the Ball," Ethel Merman, here is one of the Golden Age of Broadway's biggest musical comedy hits! All the more timely, it's a satire on politics and foreign policy that spoofs America's penchant for lending billions of dollars to needy countries and centers on Sally Adams, a well-meaning but ill-informed socialite who is appointed United States ambassador to the fictional European country of Lichtenburg who charms the local gentry and, of course, falls in love.
"A show you won't quickly forget and that you could only see in Chicago" - Chicago Tribune. "Filled to the brim with irreverent humor, riveting dance sequences and enough charm to fill a bucket..." - NewCity Stage. A physical-performance phenomena, told with music, clowning, tumbling, acrobatics and dance inspired by the true story of Chicago's former Iroquois Theatre.
A celebration of the artist many consider "the most important composer in the history of jazz," this stylish salute to "The Duke" will transport audiences on a high-stepping, dynamic journey through the life and time of one of America's greatest showmen. From his early days at Harlem's legendary Cotton Club through growing success at Carnegie Hall, on Broadway, in Hollywood and around the world, this elegant, Tony Award-nominated entertainment featured Ellington's biggest hits, including "Mood Indigo," "Take the 'A' Train," "I'm Beginning to See the Light," "Hit Me With a Hot Note and Watch Me Bounce," "Perdido," "It Don't Mean a Thing," "In a Sentimental Mood" and many others.
Porchlight Music Theatre is excited to present the Chicago premiere of Disney's newest musical comedy for the whole family! Based on the hit book and beloved films, and from the combined talents who created "Once Upon a Mattress," "Friday Night Lights," "Parenthood," "Next to Normal," "American Idiot," "High Fidelity," "If/Then" and "Bring it On," this is the modern story of an overworked mother and her teenage daughter who magically swap bodies and, with hilarious results, have only one day to put things right again before Mom's big wedding. Featuring a fresh, fun and high energy musical score, this NEW Disney musical is a heartfelt, comedic, and unexpectedly emotional take on an American classic for the young and young at heart.
New Faces Sing Broadway transports you in a musical time machine from the start to the finish of one full season in the Golden Age of Broadway. Peppered with photos and films of the era in an exciting multimedia presentation, trivia games with prizes, sing-alongs and more, a favorite celebrity host introduces you to the next generation of music theatre artists while serving as your guide to the stars, songs, and stories of a season on the Great White Way. Featuring hit songs from the 1987 Broadway shows: Les’ Miserables, Into the Woods, Me and My Girl and more!