A new dance musical based on the classic 1951 film, telling the romantic story of a young American soldier, a beautiful French girl and an indomitable European city. More…
'An American in Paris' is the story of World War II Army veteran Jerry Mulligans, who chooses newly-liberated Paris as the place to make a name for himself as a painter. Jerry's life becomes complicated when he meets Lise, a young Parisian shop girl with her own secret. Soon it becomes clear that Jerry's friends are also vying for Lise's love. This romantic tangle can only be untied through the miracle of dance set to George and Ira Gershwin's classic score.
See it if you enjoy ballet or big dance musicals.
Don't see it if you don't like ballet or slow-moving, romantic musicals.
See it if you enjoy old-fashioned musicals and want to indulge in a classic, frothy story brought to life on stage: leads are talented ballet dancers.
Don't see it if you want something new. This is a traditional, light-hearted, predictable musical. If you loathe ballet or fluffy romance, go elsewhere.
See it if Gorgeous dancing, but as a fan of the movie it disappoints; a darker take, but there was a lack of chemistry or charisma.
Don't see it if You don't like dance, as this is the focus of the show
See it if You love dancing, romance, great set and costumes, music to die for, and an evening to share with a loved one.
Don't see it if You lost your soul to hip-hop
See it if you enjoy old-school musicals and hollywood. Classic show, we were gushing all night. It pays to know the music, but it's not a deal-breaker
Don't see it if you're looking for high drama. This show is sweet fun, an escape, visually dazzling, with beautiful romantic music that touches the heart.
See it if You are nostalgic for the good old days ofem musicals and a happy ending
Don't see it if You prefer edgy, modern, Millenial-focused themes and do not enjoy musicals
See it if you enjoy Gershwin and like shows with big production numbers and great dancing. It's a classic love story.
Don't see it if you don't like heavy dance shows. The final ballet sequence can be long and confusing if you aren't into it.
See it if you would enjoy a light romantic story with wonderful music (of course, it's Gershwin) and lots of dancing.
Don't see it if you are not fond of musicals with a lot of dancing, or expect a play with a lot of substance..
See it if If you enjoy old time musicals, marvelous dancing, and old Gershwin songs.
Don't see it if You hate ballet or if you won't overlook a thin and trite plot when the rest of the show is fantastic.