The Will Rogers Follies Tickets
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The Will Rogers Follies tickets at Covedale Center For The Performing Arts,Cincinnati,OH on 8/30 2:00PM
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The Will Rogers Follies features a heavy backdrop that comprises of the Ziegfeld Follies since
The Will Rogers Follies basically focuses on the theme of American values and ideas, with particular emphasis on the concept of success and how it influences a person’s sense of self. The play goes on to question the concept of happiness, which the audience are caught up in evaluating, when they see Roger’s wife struggling with the implications of her husband’s success on their domestic life. The show also encourages the spectators to examine the difference between personal and vocational success, and to decide the significance of one over the other.
The Will Rogers Follies debuted on Broadway after being previewed thirty-three times, in 1991 in midtown-Manhattan at the renowned Palace Theatre. The show closed after completing nine-hundred and eighty one performances in 1993. The original cast of the musical comprised of Keith Carradine as the protagonist, Dick Latessa as Roger’s father Clem, Dee Hoty as Roger’s love interest, while Cady Huffman played Zeigfeld’s most popular chorus girl. As the show went on to be staged, new actors Larry Gatlin and Mac Davis played the character of
The Will Rogers Follies has won several awards including six Tony Awards in 1991 for Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Direction of a Musical, Best Choreography, Best Costume Design and Best Light Design. In the same year, the musical also took home three Drama Desk Awards in the categories of Outstanding Musical, OutstandingChoreography and OutstandingMusic. Some of the most beautiful songs form the play include Without You, Look Around, Marry Me Now, My Unknown Someone, Give a Man Enough Rope, No Man Left For Me and My Big Mistake. If you are in the mood to watch a somewhat serious musical that throws light on life at large, while it provides you with quality music, then get The Will Rogers Follies tickets.