Musicals Tonight! presents a revival of the '60s Broadway tuner ' 'Do Re Mi' about a partially reformed con man battling it out in the competitive world of the music industry. More…
The plot of 'Do Re Me' centers on a minor-league con man, Hubie, and his long-suffering wife Kay. Hubie tries to enter the jukebox business only to find that he is up against big-league con men. Songs by Jule Styne, Betty Comden and Adolph Green include 'It's Legitimate.' 'Cry Like the Wind,' Ambition,' and 'Make Someone Happy.'
See it if You want to complete your knowledge of Styne's/Comden's/Green's oeuvre, or have the patience of a saint.
Don't see it if You have seen musicals in the past few decades, since they will all make this look like a pale imitation, even if this was original in 1960
See it if You want to see a staged concert of a rarely seen semi-semi-classic musical from the 60's full of fun tunes & just want to have some fun.
Don't see it if you're expecting a full orchestra & super-professional fully staged show.
See it if you enjoy old musicals in a tiny theatre with super-talented people, singing as if they were on Broadway. Laura Daniel is brilliant!
Don't see it if you're looking for deep drama