On the Town
Musical in two acts | Book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green
Musical in two acts | Book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green after a concept by Jerome Robbins’
Ballet Fancy Free (1944) | Song texts by Betty Comden and Adolph Green | German by Claus C. Henneberg and John Neumeier | Playing time ca. 3 hours | One intermission
Bernstein’s first musical is a grand homage to New York City. Gabey, Chip, and Ozzie – three sailors on shore leave – have exactly 24 hours to spend in the great American metropolis. And off they go -- in more ways than one!