The New York City Center Encores! production of Irma La Douce will end its short run on May 11, but the video below offers a taste of the show. Malcolm Gets, Jennifer Bowles, and Rob McClure star in the musical, which is directed by John Doyle and choreographed by Chase Brock, with music direction by Rob Berman. The cast also includes Sam Bolen, Ben Crawford, Stephen DeRosa, Zachary James, Ken Krugman, and Chris Sullivan.
Irma La Douce is the tale of a Parisian lady of the evening (Bowles) and the law student (McClure) who falls in love with her. It features music by Marguerite Monnot and English book and lyrics by Julian More, David Heneker, and Monty Norman, with original book and lyrics by Alexandre Breffort.