Set all across America in the 1920’s, when vaudeville was dying and burlesque was born, Arthur Laurents’ landmark show explores the world of two-bet show business with brass, humour, heart and sophistication.
Starring Geraldine Turner as Momma Rose. A Musical Fable, Book by Arthur Laurents. Music by Jule Styne. Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Suggested by memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee
Original Production by David Merrick and Leland Hayward.
Entire production originally directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins.