A delightful romp through the dance and music of the 1930's and 40's.
Swing's the thing in the The All Night Strut! From touring with the Glenn
Miller Orchestra to performing with the Boston Pops, this classy, sassy
musical revue has played the world over to record breaking houses and
garnered rave reviews from critics.
The All Night Strut! moves
through the Depression, World War II and the post war boom in a two-act
musical celebration of the 1930's and 40's filled with jazz, blues, bebop
and American songbook standards. Weaving together the work of legendary
songwriters such as Hoagy Carmichael, Frank Loesser, Duke Ellington,
Johnny Mercer, Cab Calloway and the Gershwins, the story moves through
time and place to highlight a slick slice of yesteryear and capture a
beloved American era.
The All Night Strut! is an easy-to-produce crowd pleaser has
minimal set requirements and features a small orchestra and a small,
flexibly-sized ensemble cast. The classic score has many featured roles
that highlight trained singers.
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The original production of "Songs for a New World" at the WPA theatre was directed by Harold Prince’s daughter, Daisy.