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‘Guys and Dolls’ at the Fox Theater

2011 August 15


The national touring company of the Tony Award-winner for best musical, “Guys and Dolls,” will hit the Fabulous Fox Theater this Tuesday for one week.

Based on the short stories of journalist Damon Runyon, the story takes place in New York City and revolves around gamblers, drinkers and the women who try to reform them.

Selected as a winner for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the play later was made into a film starring Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra, Jean Simmons and Vivian Blaine. Many of the shows songs became standards, including “Luck Be a Lady,” “Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat,” and “I’ve Never Been in Love Before.”

This touring company comes from Dallas Summer Musicals and is produced by Big League Productions Inc. from New York City.

“Guys and Dolls” will play the Fox through Aug. 21.

Directed by Gordon Greenberg and choreogrpahed by Patti Colombo. Cast: Ben Crawford, Steve Rosen, Erin Davie, Megan Sikora, Garth Kravitz, Jan Neuberger, Michael Scott, Jamie Ross, Brendan Averett and Glenn Rainey.

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