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It will be a long time before Broadway hosts music making this hot, sweet and altogether glorious again.
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After Midnight is the brand new singing, dancing sensational Broadway version of Encore's highly acclaimed musical, Cotton Club Parade. The show takes the audience back to the by-gone era of 1920s New York City, where illicit alcohol flowed and big band jazz took centre stage.
Made up of the legendary 17-strong orchestra, The Jazz at Lincoln Center All-Stars, and a chorus of 42 sensational vocalists and dancers, After Midnight is a magic dose of musical medicine you can't afford to miss... and a show the New York Times has called the "number one Broadway musical of the year!"
After Midnight is set in Harlem's iconic Cotton Club, a real-life Jazz nightclub that operated during the Prohibition Age of the 1920s. Although there is no specific narrative, the music of Duke Ellington, numerous jazz and tap dance numbers and special guest stars help to recreate this Golden Age of Jazz and a night out at the Cotton Club!
The production will mimic the guest performers of the original Cotton Club era by calling special celebrity stars to the stage including:
K.D. Lang from February 12th until March 9th
Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds and Toni Braxton from March 18th until March 30th
Vanessa Williams from April 1st until May 11th
Additional guest stars are expected to be announced!
Opening night: 22 January 2014
Booking through until: 31 August 2014
Suitable for audiences of all ages
One and a half hours long with no intermission
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