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