Sail away, and then fall in love this Spring with the Abu Dhabi Choral Group as they present their latest musical, Cole Porter' Anything Goes
25 March 2018| Last updated on 25 March 2018
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The Abu Dhabi Choral Group is back and proud to announce that they are back with a new Spring production. This year they will be performing a show that won 3 Tony awards on Broadway, including best revival of a musical - Cole Porter's Anything Goes!
The production tells the story of Billy Crocker, a young man on his way up in the Wall Street World, boards the Ocean Greyhound “America” set to sail from New York to England when he coincidentally runs into Hope Harcourt, a past love interest of his. Billy tries to win back Hope’s affection, but unfortunately, her fiancé, the English Sir Evelyn, and her mother, Mrs. Harcourt, interferes too much to allow the two a few moments alone. Luckily, Billy has the help of his friend Reno Sweeney, the evangelist turned lounge singer and the infamous gangster Moonface Martin in trying to distract Evelyn and Mrs. Harcourt. Comedy ensues and love eventually prevails. The audience will especially enjoy the classic songs “You’re the Top,” “D'lovely,” and “I Get a Kick Out of You” along with many other show-stopping numbers.
The production will be performed at the Abu Dhabi Folklore Theater (Behind Al Wahda Mall; Opp. Institute of Applied Technology Female Campus) on May 3rd, 4th, 7th, 10th, 11th at 07:30 pm. There will also be a 2:30 pm show on May 4th.
Tickets for the show are AED 100 at the door or AED 110 online and are available from: Cast, Platinumlist.net, the ADCG website and at the door.
We encourage everyone to bring their families and enjoy a night in the theatre.Children above 10 years of age will enjoy the show! The group has previously also performed 9 to 5 - The Musical, The Adams Family Musical and Legally Blonde - The Musical.