Trip Of Love to premiere at Little Shubert Theatre


Makoto Deguchi presents a new Dance Musical Trip Of Love, created, directed and choreographed by James Walski, featuring 25 of the biggest hits of the 1960's. The off-Broadway premiere will begin previews at the Little Shubert Theatre in September 2015, before an official opening in October 2015. The show originally premiered at the Theatre Brava! in Osaka, Japan.

Synopsis: "American pop culture is still pulsing with the psychedelic energy of the Sixties, an era of expression and revolution around the world. Trip Of Love brings the decade to life with over 25 of the biggest hits of the '60s, including 'Blowin' In The Wind,' 'Born To Be Wild,' 'California Dreamin',' 'I Saw Her Standing There,' 'These Boots Are Made For Walkin',' 'White Rabbit,' 'You Don't Own Me' and many more."

Producer Makoto Deguchi released the following statement:

“I am overjoyed and so incredibly proud to bring TRIP OF LOVE to New York this fall. The songs audiences will hear and the dances they will find themselves watching are nothing short of spectacular, and I am thrilled to bring this giant of a show to the Little Shubert Theatre, where everyone can experience the TRIP OF LOVE adventure in an exciting, personal and intimate way.”

Trip Of Love will feature a cast of 23 and a ten-piece orchestra, as well as scenic design consultation by Robin Wagner and costume design by Gregg Barnes.

Casting information will be released at a later date.

- by Tom Millward