May 18 – 27, 2018
Book by Neil Simon, Music by Cy Coleman, and Lyrics by Dorothy Fields
Based on the Fellini film Nights of Cabiria, the musical tells the story of Charity Hope Valentine, a taxi dancer with a heart of gold but a will of tin foil. Though she dreams of meeting the right man and settling down, she keeps lavishing her affections on losers. Her luck starts to change when she meets a suave Italian movie star, but things really start to look rosy when she runs into a nebbishy but sweet guy in a night-school elevator. Could this finally be her Prince (more or less) Charming? Score includes “If They Could See Me Now” and “Big Spender.