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Calendar Listing: “Dreamgirls”
By Sentinel News Service
Published November 12, 2009


February – April 2010


(L-R) Moya Angela, Syesha Mercado and Adrienne Warren in “Dreamgirls”, opening February 26, 2010, at the CTG / Ahmanson Theatre and playing throughout April 4, 2010 (previews at 2 and 8 p.m. on February 25).  Directed and choreographed by Robert Longbottom, music for “Dreamgirls” is by Henry Krieger, lyrics and book are by Tom Eyen and co-choreography is by Shane Sparks.  For tickets, go to or call 213.972.4400 . 

(Photo by Joan Marcus) 




EVENT:                     “Dreamgirls”

Music by Henry Krieger

Lyrics and Book by Tom Eyen

Directed and Choreographed by Robert Longbottom

Co-Choreography by Shane Sparks


DESCRIPTION:       “Dreamgirls” tells the rags-to-riches story of an up-and-coming 1960s girl group from Chicago, and the triumphs and tribulations that come with fame and fortune.


DATES/TIMES:       Previews Thursday, February 25 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Opens Friday, February 26 at 8 p.m.

Through April 4, 2010.

Performance Schedule (beginning February 27):

Tuesday through Friday at 8 p.m.; Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m.; Sunday at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.; No performances on Mondays.  Exceptions: No public performance on Wednesday, March 10; added 2 p.m. performance on Thursday, April 1; no evening performance on Sunday, April 4.

TICKET INFO:        Ticket Prices: $20 – $95

Tickets are available by calling Center Theatre Group Audience Services at (213) 972-4400, in person at the Center Theatre Group box office or on-line at  Hot Tix: $20 each can be purchased in advance or, subject to availability, on the day of performance at the box office (no checks). Groups: (213) 972-7231. Deaf community: Information & charge, TDD (213) 680-4017.


LOCATION:             Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre

At the Music Center, 135 N. Grand Avenue in Downtown L.A.

Categories: Theater

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