Shuffle Along

RUNNING TIME
2hr. 40min. (1 intermission)
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

In May 1921, the new musical Shuffle Along became the unlikeliest of hits, significantly altering the face of the Broadway musical, as well as that of New York City. By the time Shuffle Along stumbled into town after a back-breaking pre-Broadway tour, it was deeply in debt and set to open at a remote Broadway house on West 63rd Street. But with an infectious jazz score and exuberant dancing, Shuffle Along ignited not just Broadway, but all of New York City. Because of Shuffle Along, Uptown and Downtown met -- and became one.

The 2016 Shuffle Along, created anew by a remarkable constellation of artists, brings the original show back to glorious life, while simultaneously telling the heretofore unknown backstage saga of its creation -- and how it changed the world it left behind.

Visit the Shuffle Along website:

http://shufflealongbroadway.com/

NEWS AND REVIEWS

Shuffle Along Tony Nominee Brandon Victor Dixon Joins Broadway's Hamilton - Jul 6, 2016

Shuffle Along to Close Abruptly on Broadway - Jun 23, 2016

Shuffle Along Ensemble Receives Equity's Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus - Jun 21, 2016

Shuffle Along to Receive Actors' Equity Award for Oustanding Broadway Chorus - Jun 17, 2016

Broadway Celebrates the 2016 Tony Awards in Style - Jun 13, 2016

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