AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
August 3 – 13
Book by Craig Lucas
Music and Lyrics by George and Ira Gershwin
One of the most captivating musicals ever to be adapted for the stage, An American in Paris is a Cape Cod premiere and features a score full of George and Ira Gershwin’s biggest hits.
Set in the French capitol in the wake of World War II, An American in Paris tells the romantic story of a young American soldier, a beautiful French girl, and an indomitable European city – each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of international conflict.
The show’s timeless musical numbers include “I Got Rhythm,” “S’Wonderful,” “But Not For Me,” “The Man I Love,” “Shall We Dance?” and “(I’ll Build A) Stairway To Paradise.”