With book and lyrics by Tom Jones, music by classical composer Jacques Offenbach, and arrangements and additional music by Nancy Ford (I’m Getting My Act Together…), The Game of Love is based The Anatol Plays by Arthur Schnitzler. This deliciously romantic musical about the frivolities and foibles of love takes place in 19th-century Vienna. At the center of the piece is Anatol, a playful Lothario, whose rendezvous with five unique women unfold over the course of this sensuous, melodic romp. New York premiere!
About the Company: The York Theatre Company
The mission of The York Theatre Company is:
• to be a birthplace for new literate, intimate musicals, and a place where underappreciated musical gems from the past are rediscovered;
• to provide support for the creators of new musical theatre and be a showcase for new musical theatre talent of all kinds;
• to provide students with opportunities for hands-on theatre education, and
• to serve the community by presenting free or low-cost musical theatre performances to under-served audiences.
Fridays at 8:00 p.m., *Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., and *Sundays at 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. (*Talkbacks follow all matinee performances).
Theater: York Theatre Company
Address: 619 Lexington Avenue
New York, N 10022
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