An American in Paris is coming from the West End to the big screen at the SJT!
This breathtakingly beautiful Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the Oscar winning MGM film, tells the impassioned story of discovering love in the ‘City of Light’. Featuring the gorgeous music and lyrics of George and Ira Gershwin (including the classic hits ‘S Wonderful and I Got Rhythm), stunning designs, and show-stopping choreography. With a record-setting 28 five-star reviews from critics, An American in Paris is coming from London’s West End to the big screen at the SJT.
Jerry Mulligan is an American GI striving to make it as a painter in a city suddenly bursting with hope and possibility. Following a chance encounter with a beautiful young dancer named Lise, the streets of Paris become the backdrop to a sensuous, modern romance of art, friendship and love in the aftermath of war...
Experience this “truly ravishing” (The Guardian) production in the comfort of your local cinema.
The Guardian, ★★★★★ - "A truly ravishing version of the Hollywood musical."
The Stage, ★★★★★ - "An instant classic."
Whatsonstage.com, ★★★★★ - "Unlike any other musical on the London stage."
The Sunday Times, ★★★★★ - "Full of dance, romance and glorious Gershwin!"
Mail on Sunday, ★★★★★ - "This spectacularly ravishing show has rhythm, romance and razzle-dazzle."
The Times, ★★★★★ - "It's got starlight, it's got sweet dreams and yes, it's got rhythm too!"
Radio Times, ★★★★★ - "A joyous, colourful and heart-warming musical."
Smooth Radio, ★★★★★ - "A luxurious, sumptuous musical masterpiece."
Sunday Express, ★★★★★ - "The most elegant, exuberant and tuneful musical in town."
Financial Times, ★★★★★ - "This lavish musical is such a tonic it should probably be available on prescription."
London Theatre, ★★★★★ - "Sheer enchantment."
16 May 2018, 7.00pm