Musicals Tonight debuts Noel Coward's lost musical about a sailor on leave and a London lass who are helped along by a very posh couple they keep running into. More…
Hoi Polloi is a 1949 musical created by Noel Coward that was never produced. Barry Day, Noel Coward scholar and OBE, has reconstructed and adapted the tuner, and selected the Obie-winning Musicals Tonight to present this world premiere.
See it if You would be interested to see a never-before produced Noel Coward musical. Bare bones production with strong acting & singing, no sets.
Don't see it if You expect the usual witty, tuneful Noel Coward fare; not his best work, probably why it was never produced before.
See it if You want to be thoroughly entertained by a super talented cast in a classic musical with just a tiny touch of drama. Sit back and enjoy.
Don't see it if Frothy throwback musicals are not your thing.
See it if want to see a probably never-to-be-seen Noel Coward world premiere musical that may not be perfect but is so entertaining.
Don't see it if you only want to see shows like HAMILTON.
See it if You like old-fashioned, lightheaded and -hearted musicals
Don't see it if You need substance and contemporary relevance in your shows
See it if Fans of Noel coward and nostalgic theater fans
Don't see it if Looking for big production and lots of scenery. Cast does great job but not a great book
See it if you enjoy a sweet, world premiere with music and lyrics by Noel Coward, written in 1949, well cast with good acting.
Don't see it if you cannot appreciate energetic performances in a minimalist setting.
Also Mel Miller, producer of Musicals Tonight!, always finds gems.
See it if you are a Noel Coward fan. This is an unproduced work which still shines. A love letter to London with a minimal set and great talent.
Don't see it if you don't enjoy musicals or new works.