Hollywood’s 1940s golden age of fearless private eyes and wise-cracking femme-fatales working as partners to solve crimes while testing the boundaries of love is next for Herndon’s NextStop Theatre. It is “City of Angels,” a multi-Tony Award winning musical.
The jazzy feel of “City of Angels” is an homage to the great film noir style of movie-making of post-WWII Hollywood. The musical also combines a play-within-a-play as the real meets the reel.
“‘City of Angels’ is an unbelievably exciting, extravagant, and challenging musical that rarely gets produced,” said Evan Hoffmann, NextStop’s artistic director. “We love having the opportunity to stretch ourselves as a company, not to mention the chance to bring a great work back to people’s attention.”
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