A Gentlemen’s Guide to Love and Murder

gentlemans-guide-to-love-and-murder

Ah. Musical Theatre. And particularly Best Musical Musical Theatre. And even more particularly A Gentlemen’s Guide to Love and Murder. This charming, clever show deservedly won the Tony for Best Musical. Think of it as a Musical Theatre Comedy Operetta. Based on a novel written by Roy Horniman called Israel Rank: the Autobiography of a Criminal. The performances, sets, costumes, music, lyrics, direction, and book all come together in a witty and thoughtful way. And I have been saying to my friends that this show is definitely for the Musical Theatre Intelligentsia; those musical theatre purists. It’s funny too.

jpgentleman-popup

 

orig

08869_show_landscape_large_03

A_Gentleman's_Guide_to_Love_and_Murder

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s