At the Regent on Broadway - 11th-20th August 2011
This spectacular stage classic featured dazzling sets, costumes and choreography direct from the latest Tony Award winning Broadway revival. Featuring a live orchestra and an all-singing, all-dancing cast, "42nd Street' made you want to get up and dance! Memories came flooding back with its hit show tunes including "You're Getting To Be A Habit With Me", "We’re in the money" and "Forty-Second Street".
"42nd Street" is a big, bold musical set in 1933 that celebrates the stuff that dreams are made of. It's a story of hard work, being in the right place at the right time, talent and love. It is a timeless, inspiring tale of small-town Peggy Sawyer’s rise to fame from chorus girl to Broadway star.
Testimonials for '42nd Street':
"Audiences will be delighted by the most lavish production and I'm sure all ages will enjoy this wonderful story"
– The Guardian
"Framed by impressive backdrops, every performance was big and bumped up in scale, characters' ambitions, fears and courage writ large"
– The Tribune
"Gorgeous costumes, a soaring musical score, inspired choreography and a very well-chosen cast pulls together a show that will bring a smile to anyone's face whether you like musical theatre or not"
– Manawatu Standard