PICTURED ABOVE: HOLLYWOOD MUSICAL, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
An American in Paris
LEGENDARY HOLLYWOOD musical, An American in Paris, arrives at London’s Dominion Theatre in March with a clutch of awards including a Tony for its British choreographer, Christopher Wheeldon. Expect a fresh balletic take on George Gershwin’s jazz rhythms with its original Broadway stars plucked from the New York City Ballet and Royal Ballet. Robert Fairchild, is the American GI trying to become a painter in Paris and Bath born Leanne Cope, a former Royal Ballet dancer, as the local shop girl he falls in love with.
An American in Paris is on from 21 March, Dominion Theatre, 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 7AQ, 0845 200 7982 » anamericaninparisthemusical.co.uk