City Center's upcoming slate will feature Call Me Madam, I Married an Angel, and more.
City Center's upcoming Encores! slate will feature Irving Berlin, Howard Lindsay, and Russel Crouse's Call Me Madam (running February 6–10, 2019); Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart's I Married an Angel, choreographed by Joshua Bergasse and starring his fiancée, New York City Ballet’s Sara Mearns (March 20–24); and Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn, and Stephen Longstreet's High Button Shoes (May 8–12).
This fall, the Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical A Chorus Line will head to New York City Center as the organization’s annual gala presentation. Performances, helmed by the original production’s co-choreographer Bob Avian and cast member/dance captain Baayork Lee, will run November 14–18. Patrick Vaccariello will serve as music director.
Additionally, MasterVoices will present Kurt Weill and Ira Gershwin’s Lady in the Dark, starring Tony winner Victoria Clark (running April 25–26, 2019).
Look back at all of the original productions of the shows below:
Look Back at All the Shows Featured in City Center’s 2018–19 Season
Schwartz sat down with Playbill before Rags opened at the Mark Hellinger Theatre August 21, 1986, to talk about the new musical and how, in some ways, it continued the story begun in Fiddler on the Roof.