Set in 1945 as America’s soldiers come home to ticker-tape parades and overjoyed families, Private First Class Donny Novitski, singer and songwriter, returns to rebuild his life with only the shirt on his back and a dream in his heart.When NBC announces a national competition to find the nation’s next great musical superstars, inspiration strikes! Donny joins forces with a motley group of fellow veterans, each an astonishing musician. Together, they form a band unlike any the nation has ever seen. Along the way, they discover the power of music to face the impossible, find their voice and finally feel like they have a place to call home.“The best new musical of the season!”
David Finkle – The Huffington Post
The legendary Chita Rivera returned to Broadway (2014/15 season) in her most powerful and dynamic role yet. She’s Claire Zachanassian, the world’s richest woman, who returns home to find the man (Roger Rees), who captured her heart, cast her aside and shattered her dreams. What Claire does next shocks the town to its core. This is the tale of the lengths one woman goes to win back lost love, proving that revenge is truly the best revenge.
With a sizzling and soaring score by the Tony and Academy Award-winning songwriters John Kander and Fred Ebb (Chicago, Cabaret), an edge-of-your-seat book by Tony Award winner Terrence McNally (It’s Only a Play, Ragtime, Kiss of the Spider Woman), and brought to gripping life by the visionary Tony Award-winning director John Doyle (Sweeney Todd, Company) the show is a brilliant and stunning creation of a dream team of theatrical all-stars.