A "swellegant" theatrical party spanning the life of the great and irrepressible wit, Cole Porter.
A scintillating mixture of biography and song, Red Hot & Cole celebrates the great American songwriter who brought style,
sophistication to the stages and soundstages of Broadway and
Hollywood, delighting the world with his devilishly clever rhymes, fresh
melodies and sassy, sexy sensibility. Itís a champagne
tribute to a glittering age gone by, and the man and talent who was Cole
This two-act revue traces Cole's career from
the world stages of New York, London, Paris and Venice, through his
marriage, his friendships with the greats of his age and the tragic
that crippled him in mid-career, physically, but not artistically.
Featuring over 25 Cole Porter standards, including "Night And
Day", "I Love
Paris", "Anything Goes", "Let's Do It", "Miss Otis Regrets", "Just
One Of Those Things", "In The Still Of The Night" and "My Heart Belongs
To Daddy", Red Hot & Colebubbles
with songs that have become international standards.
Red Hot & Cole is a dream come true for actors and audiences alike. Packed with intriguing interactions between many famous faces, it goes above and beyond thoughtful exploration. Not only will audiences leave after the final curtain has fallen happy to have heard their favorite tunes, but also emotionally enthralled by the revealing experience.
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Lynn Ahrens, (lyricist for Once On This Island, Ragtime, Seussical, and others) not only wrote music and lyrics for several of the original Schoolhouse Rock songs but sang them too, including ďThe Preamble."