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A Chorus Line (Secret Theatre)

From 91 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Delightful, Funny, Clever, Great staging

About the show

For the 40th anniversary of its Broadway debut, The Secret Theatre presents this classic story of chorus dancers auditioning for a shot at their dreams. More…

Winner of the 1976 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the 1976 Tony Award for Best Musical, this production celebrates the play's 40th anniversary. Broadway director Zach oversees auditions for chorus roles in a Broadway musical. To narrow down the finalists, and get to know the dancers, Zach asks that each shares something about their past. The performers, including Cassie, with whom Zach shares a past, open up about their lives and passions, but never lose track of their aim: to book the job.


Member Reviews (91)

MEMBERS SAY:

Entertaining, Delightful, Funny, Clever, Great staging

69
Thought-provoking, Overrated, Intense, Disappointing, Dated

See it if You don't easily get bored. Interested in the psyche of theater performers.

Don't see it if You're expecting a great show. I looked forward to seeing it, but was disappointed. Some music was good but I got bored quickly.

61
Slow, Great staging

See it if You understand the process of auditioning

Don't see it if You are looking for high energy, lots of scenery changes

58
Disappointing, Great singing, Intelligent, Overrated, Slow

See it if you like theater.

Don't see it if you have other things to do.

50
Dated, Cliched, Funny, Lacked imagination, Colored within the lines

See it if You like the original show, enjoy the dancing, and don't mind so-so acting

Don't see it if You hate shows from the 70's.


February 8th, 2016
"Rowan is aware that as long as it stays true to the spirit of Michael Bennett’s seminal production, almost any revival of the show will be at the least entertaining. But he brings something that’s not always there: urgency. The actors in the ensemble read much younger than in other productions, ...
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February 12th, 2016
"The Secret Theatre's production of 'A Chorus Line' reminds us why we love this musical…The Secret Theatre presented a solid production of 'A Chorus Line' filled with many unavoidable restrictions. I can only imagine what could have been explored with freedom."
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