The original parody 50 Shades! The Musical, which has been seen in Chicago and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, will make its New York premiere Jan. 11-12, 2013, at the Gramercy Theatre.
The work, which is based on the best-selling "Fifty Shades of Grey" trilogy, features the musical comedy ensemble Baby Wants Candy.
50 Shades! The Musical, according to press notes, "opens with a ladies book club deciding to read 'Fifty Shades of Grey.' Through their interpretation of the novel, the audience is lead on a hilarious roller coaster ride of this unlikely bestseller. The show is full of dance numbers, 11 original songs and a live band backing the performance."
Original songs include "They Get Nasty," "I Don't Make Love, IF#*!" and "There's a Hole Inside of Me."