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FOLLIES

Ended 30 Dec 2011 after 4 months

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WHITE-HOT. VIBRANT AND MOVING

Ben Brantley, The New York Times

Closed 30 Dec 2011

All of life's might-have-beens take center stage as two couples rehash past times and favorite songs amid the crumbling magnificence of their old theater.

When former members of the "Weismann's Follies" reunite on the eve of their theater's demolition, two couples remember their glorious past and face the harsher realities of the present. In the crumbling glamour of the theater, the shadows of their younger selves remind them of the complicated steps they've danced - both on the stage and throughout their lives.

Winner of seven Tony Awards, Follies echoes the songs, exuberance, and romance of the lively vaudevillian days between the two World Wars. With such well-known songs like "Broadway Baby", "I'm Still Here", "Too Many Mornings", "Could I Leave You?" and "Losing My Mind", Follies gives words to the ghosts that haunt the stages of Broadway's great old theaters. The Washington Post calls them some of Sondheim's "wittiest, most luminous songs".

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Dates

Previews from: 7 August 2011

Opening night: 12 September 2011

Closing night: 30 December 2011

Audience

Follies is suitable for audiences aged 6 and upwards.

Run time

2 hours and 30 minutes with one 15 minute intermission.

Show times

 MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 Matinee--2:00--2:003:00
 Evening-8:008:008:008:008:00-

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Beginning September 13: Tuesday @7pm

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