NextStop Theatre Company’s City of Angels is grand – a swan song to film noir and its backstage action, a gem of a show that won multiple Tony Awards in 1989 including Best Musical. And NextStop has applied a plenty of polish to an already sparkling score and lyrics.
The show is good. I mean gooood – starting with the flickering movielike opening credits projected above the actors’ heads with voice over narration. “Three million people in the City of Angels in the last census, nearly half of them up to something they don’t want the other half to know.”
Just a taste of the impeccable style to come.
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