New York City Center's Encores! presents a new staging of the 1989 Broadway hit, a kind of fever dream of life at the end of the Weimer Era at Berlin’s most glamorous crossroads. More…
A faded ballerina, a cat burglar posing as a Count, a businessman facing certain ruin, and a young secretary all-too-eager to become a movie star are all trapped by history, as the world careens into a great depression, and the revolving door keeps turning. Book your reservation for the mysterious and luxurious 'Grand Hotel.'
See it if you are already very familiar with the material and are excited about the prospect of seeing it on stage with very talented performers.
Don't see it if you'd frustrated by seeing a show that really needs a point of view presented without a point of view.
See it if you are feeling nostalgic to see that 1989 tony award winning musical.
Don't see it if if you were expecting the same level of depth of performance of that 1989 Broadway production, as you will be disappointed.
See it if You are interested in a show where the chorus is more consistently appealing than most of the leads.
Don't see it if You have recently seen Carousel or Hello Dolly. You are looking for memorable songs or likeable leads.
See it if You like revivals and want to see another production of Grand Hotel.
Don't see it if You are looking for an updated version of GH, exciting actors, a good production.