Anything Goes

PLOT SYNOPSIS

The S.S. American, sailing from New York to England, carries an unusual group of passengers. Included amongst them are a gangster (Moonface Martin), a wealthy debutante and her mother (Hope and Evangeline Harcourt), a nightclub singer (Reno Sweeny), and a wealthy New York businessman and his stowaway assistant (Elisha Witney and Billy Crocker). It turns out that Hope is Billy's long-lost love. Unfortunately, she is now engaged to a wealthy Englishman, Lord Evelyn Oakleigh. After a series of comedic happenings, Billy manages to win back Hope. Meanwhile, Billy's friend, Reno, manages to seduce and win Lord Evelyn. All this happens while Moonface Martin attempts to escape the law and Hope's mother strives to maintain her social status.

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Directed & Choreographed By

John Rampage

 

Musical Direction By

Alethea Train

 

Music And Lyrics By

Cole Porter

Original Book By

P.G. Wodehouse,

Guy Bolton,

Howard Lindsay

& Russell Crouse

New Book By

Timothy Crouse

& John Weidman

Originally Produced By

Lincoln Center Theatre, NYC


Show
Schedule

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    September 24 – October 10, 2004

1 Interpreted & Described Performance

2 The "Talk Back" begins after the performance. Discussions are free of charge, and one need not attend that day's performance to participate.