|Thank Heavens for little girls...|
Gigi played at failed attempts numerous times, closing after only a few more than 100 performances. The movie version did significantly better - earning the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1959. The classic musical tells the story of a Parisian courtesan at the turn of the 20th century who falls in love with a rich young man.
Not one part of Hudgens is suited for the show, and it's sure to be a shit show for the ages. We couldn't be more excited.
Gigi opens on January 16 at the Kennedy Center for a pre-Broadway try-out.