Opening Doors Theatre to Present NYC Revival of Subways Are for Sleeping

News   Opening Doors Theatre to Present NYC Revival of Subways Are for Sleeping Opening Doors Theatre Company will present a rare revival of the 1961 musical comedy Subways Are for Sleeping Nov. 1-2 and Nov. 8-11 at The Duplex.

Hector Coris will direct the production with musical direction by Ted Kociolek and choreography by Diego Funes. Casting will be announced shortly.

Subways Are for Sleeping features a score by Jule Styne and book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green. The musical, according to press notes, "tells the tale of a Angie, a lady reporter sent to get the scoop on a segment of NYC society that lives by their own rules. These carefree souls take up odd jobs to earn enough to get a place to sleep and food to eat, eschewing a drone-like existence. When Angie learns how the other half lives, she begins to see there might be another way to experience the world."

The Duplex is located at 61 Christopher Street. Tickets will be available beginning Oct. 1 by calling (212) 255-5438 or by visiting www.TheDuplex.com.

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Opening Doors Theatre Company is a New York City-based, non-profit performing arts ensemble committed to "developing an eclectic mix of programming through the artistic collaboration of performers as well as playwrights, composers, directors and designers, and providing opportunities for new talent to be seen and heard."

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