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COMEDY, DANCE, BROADWAY STARS & MORE @ AXELROD PAC
DC REFLECTING FOOLS DEBUTS AT AXELROD
Two Shows: February 19 and 20
Don’t miss the debut performance
of DC REFLECTING FOOLS—featuring former cast members of
The Capitol Steps—on Saturday, February 19, at 8 PM, at the
Vogel Auditorium at Axelrod PAC and on Sunday, February 20,
at 2 PM at the Theater at Bell Works.
Many touring entertainment
organizations that struggled to survive during the pandemic ended up
closing shop. It was with a sad heart that we said goodbye to The
Capitol Steps in 2021 and the decades of laughter they
brought to audiences.
Now, the stairway to heavenly
political satire originally laid by the Steps continues upward
with DC’s Reflecting Fools— the new musical parody group
created by the performers and co-writer from the Capitol Steps, Mark
Eaton. DC’s Reflecting Fools hold up a mirror to our crazy
political culture, providing hilarious song parodies and foolish
reflections that continue to inspire belly-laughter.
Audiences will continue to see casts
from past seasons of the Capitol Steps performing all the beloved
bits, the show-ending and mind-boggling backward talking spoonerisms,
break-neck costume changes, over-the-top impressions, and all-new
song parodies reflecting the day’s news. Let’s welcome some
reflection! Join us for the unveiling of the next political movement
in comedy sweeping the country - DC’s Reflecting Fools.
are required to provide proof of COVID vaccination and valid ID.
Masks are required for everyone in the arts center. All tickets are
refundable and exchangeable up until the day of performance. The
Axelrod promotes a NO RISK policy for all ticket purchasers.
Song & Dance from Movie Musicals
Celebrating the great movie
musicals—including Stephen Spielberg’s epic new WEST SIDE
STORY—Something’s Coming bursts on to the
Axelrod main stage at the Vogel Auditorium the weekend of April 8.
Under the direction of Gabriel Chajnik, the Axelrod
Contemporary Ballet Theater presents an exciting program of suites
from favorite musicals, including Leonard Bernstein and Stephen
Sondheim’s West Side Story, George
Gershwin’s AnAmerican in Parisand Porgy
and Bess, Harnick and Bock’s Fiddler on the Roof, Rodgers
& Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music and
more. Four performances: April 8 at 8
PM, April 9 at 2 PM & 8 PM, and April 10 at 3PM
You don’t need to leave the Jersey
Shore to see Broadway greats! Two-time Tony Award nominee KATE
BALDWIN stars as Francesca, opposite Broadway and film
star AARON LAZAR as the photographer Robert Kincaid
in the Tony Award-winning musicalTHE BRIDGES OF MADISON
COUNTY, directed by one of its original stars, Tony
nominee HUNTER FOSTER. Kate Baldwin, who most recently
starred on Broadway opposite Bette Midler in the smash revival
of Hello, Dolly!, makes her Axelrod debut this March
in this Jason Robert Brown musical that Newsday called
“Ravishingly beautiful and magnificently magnetic.” The “sumptuous”
score (New York Times) will be conducted by music director
The Bridges of Madison County plays from March 11 through 27.
Rescheduled from July 2020, A
Toast to Steve & Eydie will take place on May 21 and
22 at the Vogel Auditorium. A brand-new act from the son of Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormé, David
Lawrence, and Tony Award winner Debbie Gravitte, A
Toast to Steve & Eydie celebrates America’s most iconic
musical couple. From the 1960s big band era, Steve Lawrence and Eydie
Gormé were adored by television and nightclub audiences time and
again for their pitch-perfect harmonies and playful banter.
Multi-Emmy and Grammy winners, Steve and Eydie are still counted
today among the most popular entertainers in show-biz history. Now
their legacy continues with their son David Lawrence,
performing alongside Tony winner Debbie Gravitte (Jerome
Robbins’ Broadway). With a live swing band playing arrangements of
their biggest hits and popular standards especially created for
Steve & Eydie, along with classic exclusive video, David and
Debbie pay well-deserved tribute to two exceptional show business
The world’s most crowd-pleasing
musical, GREASEwill finally open on the
Axelrod stage, beginning June 3 and playing through June 19, directed
by Broadway and West End choreographer and performer LISA
STEVENS (Chicago and Dolly Parton’s 9 to
5). One of Broadway’s longest-running (and most frequently
revived) musicals, GREASE is celebrating the
having debuted on Broadway in 1971 when it was nominated for seven
Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Don’t miss the Axelrod’s
production this summer.
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