A Chorus Line
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday
University Theatre and Weitzenhoffer School of Musical Theatre
Rupel J. Jones Theatre
563 Elm, Norman
$25 adults, $22 seniors, $15 students
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and nine Tony awards, "A Chorus Line" tells the story of 17 dancers vying for eight parts in a new Broadway musical, which plays out during a brutal and revealing audition.
More than 30 years old, the musical still gets right to the heart of what it's like to be a performer in the musical theater world "? the passion, commitment and immense talent required even to participate, and the heartbreaking, competitive nature of the audition process.
Full of memorable characters, great songs and jaw-dropping choreography, the University of Oklahoma's production is a soaring achievement: vibrant and entertaining, honest and moving, and still a little risqu