Holiday Inn Review, Video, Pics

It is possible to enjoy Holiday Inn, subtitled “The New Irving Berlin Musical,” although there is little new about it. The Broadway adaptation of the 1942 Crosby/Astaire movie features a hard-working, elegantly costumed cast in one pleasantly diverting musical number after another. But it’ll help to check your sense and sensibility in the coatroom.

Let’s be blunt: Bryce Pinkham and Corbin Bleu are no Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire. But let’s also be fair: Bleu’s performance is a revelation.

Full review at DC Theatre Scene

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Author: New York Theater

Jonathan Mandell is a 3rd generation NYC journalist, who sees shows, reads plays, writes reviews and sometimes talks with people.

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