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Strike Up the Band

Closed March 24, 2013

Musicals Tonight is an admirable shoestring variation on the formula behind the beloved Encores series.

Ben Brantley, The New York Times

Why See Strike Up the Band?

Strike Up The Band was first performed in 1930 on Broadway, and is a satirical musical about the USA's penchant for war. The musical features hit songs, with penned by Ira and George Gershwin, such as "I Mean to Say," "Soon," "Three Cheers for the Union," "He Knows Milk," and of course "Strike Up the Band".

This production is by the not-for-profit theatre company, Musicals Tonight.
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Opening night: 12 March 2013


May be inappropriate for 10 and under. Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

Run time

2hr. 45min. including intermission


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