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Marie, A New Musical

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Until April 14, 2019

A brand new musical masterpiece

Why See Marie, A New Musical?

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The art of Degas comes to life on stage

Since its 1881 unveiling, Edgar Degas' sublime sculpture 'Little Dancer of Fourteen Years' has been a source of inspiration, intrigue, and speculation. In addition to his exquisite renderings of the dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet, the work has long pressed viewers to wonder just who those subjects were, and what kind of lives that they led.

Now, the team behind Ragtime, Once on This Island and more set out to answer some of those questions in this rich new musical that blends fact and fiction to bring us the tale of one young ballerina, and her connection to the famed artist.

The Little Dancer of Fourteen Years

Confounding critics on its debut, the sculpture of Marie van Goethem, one of the 'little rats' of the Paris Opera Ballet, (a name given to the youngest member of the company) offered an insight into the relationship between sitter and artist, one that Lynn Ahrens' Book describes as complicated. Courted by older, wealthy patrons of the ballet, the Little Rats and other dancers were torn between poverty and the privileges afforded by these men. We meet Marie as she stands on the cusp of adulthood, unaware she is about to become the most famous (and infamous) dancer in the world. Don't miss what is sure to be a fascinating and memorable production from 5th Avenue, one that like its own subject, is sure to conquer stages all over the globe.

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Dates

Opening night: 22 March 2019

Audience

Some mature themes, parental guidance is advised

Run time

TBA

Cast and Creative

Cast

Tiler Peck as Marie
Terrence Mann as Edgar Degas
Karen Ziemba as Martine Van Goethem 
Louise Pitre as Adult Marie
Dee Hoty as Mary Cassat
Jenny Powers as Antionette Van Goethem
Christopher Gurr as Corbeil
Noelle Hogan as Charlotte Van Goethem
Kyle Harris as Christian

Creative

Book & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Directed & Choreographed by Susan Stroman
Scenic Design by Beowulf Boritt
Costume Design by William Ivey Long
Lighting Design by Ken Billington 
Sound Design by Kai Harada

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Sally S: “Loved it!”

Great story, writing, choreography, music, acting & good singing. more

Janet Groom Campbell: “Nice title!”

The performance was wonderful! Cast, Scenery, Lighting, Costumes, Choreography... more

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