‘Flashdance’, the ‘80s cult film which fueled a subgenre of inspirational dance chick flicks, is making its way to Broadway and theaters all across America beginning 2013, and the Big Easy will get to experience this exhilarating and high-octane musical before it hits the Great White Way with a week-long run at the Mahalia Jackson Theater from February 26 to March 3, 2013.
What a feeling…indeed it is! ‘Flashdance’ is the perfect blend of excitement, non-stop energy, inspiration and even nostalgia. Relive Alex Owens’ journey and her wild dance stunts that made the original film iconic and immortal. With the upcoming stage adaptation, audiences can expect more theatrical, more awesome and more powerful numbers, stunts and performances to the tune of the original film’s unforgettable dance themes such as ‘Maniac’, ‘Flashdance – What a Feeling’, ‘Gloria’, ‘Manhunt’, ‘I Love Rock n’ Roll’ plus 16 brand new songs especially penned for this theatrical premiere.
Show times for ‘Flashdance’ in New Orleans are at 8 PM from February 26 to March 2 and 7:30 PM on March 3. Matinee performances are at 2 PM on March 2 and 1 PM on March 3. The performance running time is 2 hours 35 minutes with 1 intermission.
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Flashdance New Orleans Cast
Alex Owens – Karli Dinardo
Nick Hurley – Adam J. Rennie
Kiki – Brianna-Marie Bell
Gloria – Heidi Friese
Tess – Danielle Marie Gonzalez
Hannah – Patricia Bartlett
C.C. – Randy Charleville
Harry – Michael Kingston
Jimmy – Jacob Tischler
Book/Executive Producer – Tom Hedley
Book and Lyrics – Robert Cary
Music – Robbie Roth
Direction & Choreography – Sergio Trujillo
Address: 1419 Basin Street New Orleans, LA 70116
Mahalia Jackson Theatre Capacity: 2243