I once compared attending an Encores! show to a museum excursion. A diverting glance at a great historic beast resurrected through smoke and mirrors. New York City Center’s production of A Chorus Line is a strong exception to this rule. There is nothing to be resurrected here, because Michael Bennett’s terpsichorean titan is simply so far from dead. It teems with life, and its magnetism is... Read more
A Chorus Line - Gala Presentation
New York City Center presents A Chorus Line as its 2018 Annual Gala Presentation, directed by the musical's original co-choreographer Bob Avian and choreographed by original cast member Baayork Lee (who played Connie).
Performances take place on New York City Center's Mainstage.
(Photos by Joan Marcus)
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In 1975, the stories of seventeen Broadway dancers were brought to life when A Chorus Line opened Off-Broadway. The musical was born of workshop sessions with actual Broadway dancers (eight of whom appeared in the original cast) who laid bare their personal stories and the challenges they faced in pursuit of their dreams.