A woman and man dancing on a bench in front of the Eiffel Tower

An American in Paris

Adapted for the stage by Christopher Wheeldon

Songs from George + Ira Gershwin

Book by Craig Lucas

Directed by Larry Raben

January 25, 2023 to March 12, 2023
Mainstage Theatre

Romance, dance, and the soaring melodies of George and Ira Gershwin – who could ask for anything more?

Full of grandeur and set to the exhilarating music of George and Ira Gershwin, this new hit musical inspired by the 1951 film includes the timeless favorites, “’S Wonderful,” “I Got Rhythm,” and “You Can’t Take That Away From Me.” The story follows a young American soldier and French girl each yearning for a new beginning in the most romantic city in the world – amongst breathtaking ballet, sweeping scores, and decadent dance. This modern and theatrical telling will make your soul soar with awe-inspiring beauty – prepare to be swept away.

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Upcoming Dates for An American in Paris

Wednesday 2/01/2023 7:00 PM Buy Tickets
Thursday 2/02/2023 7:00 PM Buy Tickets
Friday 2/03/2023 7:30 PM Buy Tickets
Saturday 2/04/2023 2:00 PM Buy Tickets
Saturday 2/04/2023 7:30 PM Buy Tickets
Sunday 2/05/2023 1:30 PM Buy Tickets


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Select Mask Required Performances

Select performances have been designated "Mask Required" to ensure all audiences have an opportunity to attend a performance in an environment they are comfortable in: February 18, 2023 at 2:00pm.

ASL/Audio Describe Night

Audio Description and American Sign Language Interpretation are available for each production. ASL/Audio Describe Night is Thursday, February 16 for An American in Paris.