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42nd Street (The Heights Players)

From 54 member reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Delightful, Great singing, Great acting, Enchanting

About the show

The Heights Players present a revival of this quintessential backstage musical, featuring iconic songs such as "Shuffle Off to Buffalo," "Lullaby of Broadway," and the title tune. More…

'42nd Street' is the story of Peggy Sawyer, who comes to NYC from Allentown, Pennsylvania and soon lands her first job in the ensemble of a glitzy new Broadway production–a show in a constant state of panic, lurching from one crisis to another. Just before opening night, the leading lady breaks her ankle. Will Peggy's performing dreams come true? A celebration of Broadway, Times Square, and the people who make the magic of musical theater.



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100
Great acting, Great writing, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging

See it if you want to see one the Broadway classics. It's been in many revivals in different decades. The music is institutional and recognized.

Don't see it if you don't like dancing plays.

Also It is part of the musical history of Broadway and the United States of... Read more Read less

100
Delightful, Great acting, Must see, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You want to see how MUTANT a talented tap dancers can be. They're unbelievably talented AND they sing, too! Incredible show all around!

Don't see it if You aren't a fan of tap, as I know there are some. However, the story and characters will keep you intrigued.

95
Ambitious, Delightful, Riveting, Entertaining

See it if you LOVE tap dancing (so much good tap dancing!), you enjoy 1930's era musicals, you want an enjoyable, lighthearted show.

Don't see it if you are not interested in a dancing (ALL tap!) heavy show.

95
Great acting, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You love musicals and tap dancing; want to support a wonderful community theater in Brooklyn Heights

Don't see it if I can't think of any reason not to see this great show

87
Absorbing, Clever, Great acting, Romantic

See it if a classic, this is one that always goes down in the annals of great musicals. the sets, the music and the acting was super. Its pure NYC!

Don't see it if If you don't like a classic musical, you will not like this show. It is timeless a truly great evening of performance with all the hupla of

85
Delightful, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if you love a good classic musical

Don't see it if you do not like a musical

81
Clever, Enchanting, Refreshing, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if you want to see a classic revival.

Don't see it if you're not into "older" shows.

80
Ambitious, Enchanting, Resonant, Entertaining, Fluffy

See it if You love wonderful old - fashioned tap dancing, and " The Great American Songbook ."

Don't see it if You are disinterested in the incredible music of " The Great American Songbook ." And do not enjoy spectacular tap dancing .

73
Slow

See it if classic musical

Don't see it if classic musical

100
Funny, Clever, Delightful, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if YOU LOVE MUSICALS THAT ENTERTAIN YOU MAKES YOU SING AND WISH YOU WERE PART OF THE CAST

Don't see it if IF MUSIC IS NOT IN YOUR BLOOD

100
Absorbing

See it if Like music!

Don't see it if Hate music

100
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if You love good old fashioned entertainment! Great singing, great dancing

Don't see it if You don't love musicals

100
Delightful, Must see, Riveting, Dated, Great staging

See it if Loved this one. The dancing alone gave me chills!

Don't see it if You don't like tap dancing.

100
Enchanting, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if You love musicals!

Don't see it if You are a boring person!

100
Clever, Edgy, Refreshing, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if You are looking for a fun youthful show with an urban feel.

Don't see it if You don't like hip hop.

100
Absorbing, Delightful, Great acting, Must see, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy musicals

Don't see it if You don't like musicals

100
Refreshing, Entertaining

See it if Love the tap. Just makes you want to dance!

Don't see it if if you dont' like tap dancing

100
Masterful, Must see, Riveting, Great singing

See it if By far one of the best Productions ever! Music and dancing is flawless! I would see this again and again!

Don't see it if You don't like music and dancing.

100
Clever, Great acting, Masterful, Quirky, Great singing

See it if You love great tap dancing

Don't see it if You get annoyed easily

99
Ambitious, Enchanting, Exquisite, Riveting, Entertaining

See it if you love a good old classic musical

Don't see it if you don't like musicals

98
Funny, Delightful, Entertaining

See it if you want a quality classic production.

Don't see it if you don't want to pay for quality entertaiment

96
Great acting, Must see, Hilarious, Great singing, Great staging

See it if You love Great singing and acting!

Don't see it if Don’t miss it

96
Delightful, Enchanting, Refreshing, Romantic, Entertaining

See it if you love over the top dance numbers

Don't see it if don't love tap dancing

94
Delightful, Must see, Entertaining

See it if You understand that they didn't use cliches; cliches came from here.

Don't see it if You think that rather like Shakespeare, "there's a bunch of quotations in it." No, hun, the quotations come from this.

93
Ambitious, Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining

See it if It was tap dancing and musical for all ages I walked out singing and happy!!

Don't see it if Don't see if you don't like pop music and only like drama


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