NDSU Musical Theatre Troupe to present "Fascinating Rhythm: Jazz on Broadway"
The Musical Theatre Troupe will present "Fascinating Rhythm: Jazz On Broadway" on Saturday, Dec. 12, at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. in the Askanase Hall Walsh Studio Theatre. The performance is free and open to the public.
Featuring Broadway favorites from Gershwin to today, the review will include songs from "Crazy for You," "Guys and Dolls," "Cabaret," "Chicago," "Victor Victoria" and "City of Angels."
The 14-member ensemble cast will take the audience on an informative journey that details how the American musical art form of Jazz influenced the composers, lyricists and choreographers of the Broadway stage in the 20th century. Popular songs include “All That Jazz,” “I Got Rhythm,” “Too Darn Hot” and “Lullaby of Broadway.”