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Flashdance - National Tour

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What a (Cold!) Feeling! Watch Cincinnati News Anchor Perform Flashdance’s Famous Water Dance

The new musical Flashdance brings to life all the most famous moments of the 1983 movie, including the jaw-dropping water dance. As Alex Owens, stage star Jillian Mueller easily matches Jennifer Beals' dancing prowess in the film. How does Local 12 anchor Bob Herzog stack up next to these ladies? See for yourself below! While the national tour is playing ...

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Sparks Fly at Flashdance Performance with Surprise Marriage Proposal

Sometimes, seeing a romantic musical will make theatergoers do crazy things—like proposing after the show! Following the October 26 evening performance of Flashdance at Ottawa’s National Arts Centre, audience member Russell Storring popped the question to his girlfriend Marie-Eve Morel in front of the whole audience. And what a feeling—she said yes! OK, so this was pre-planned by Storring, but ...

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She’s a Maniac! Flashdance National Tour Begins Performances in Cincinnati

Cincinnati gets transported back to the 80s as the national tour of Flashdance begins performances on October 29. The musical, based on the 1983 movie, will play the Procter & Gamble Hall at the Aronoff Center for the Arts through November 10.

Flashdance tells the story of Alex Owens, a working-class girl from Pittsburgh striving to make her dreams of ...

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DeQuina Moore on Going ‘Over-the-Top Sassafras’ as Kiki in Flashdance National Tour

In the new musical adaptation of the 1983 movie Flashdance, Alex Owens is supported by her close group of girlfriends as they work as dancers at a Pittsburgh dive bar. DeQuina Moore plays Kiki, the feistiest member of the group, who is hungry for stardom and sings one of the shows wildest numbers, “Manhunt.” Watch the video below to ...

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David R. Gordon Yuks It Up as Wisecracker Jimmy in Flashdance on Tour

In the new musical, Flashdance, Alex Owens is a dancer at a small Pittsburgh bar with big ballet dreams. While Alex’s journey is the focus of the story, she isn’t the only character pursuing her ambitions. Alex’s friend Jimmy, played by David R. Gordon, is a relentless jokester who tries his hand at stand-up in New York. Watch the video ...

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What a Feeling! Jillian Mueller Explains Why Flashdance Like Her Life Story

The national tour of Flashdance will spin into Procter & Gamble Hall at the Aronoff Center for the Arts on October 29, telling the story of a young Pittsburgh woman who dreams of becoming a dancer. Jillian Mueller, who stars as Alex Owens, performs jaw-dropping dance sequences back to back in the new musical, based on the 1983 film. The ...

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Flashdance's Christian Whelan Recalls How the Movie Inspired His Real-Life Dreams

In the national tour of Flashdance, which arrives at Procter & Gamble Hall at the Aronoff Center for the Arts on October 29, Alex Owens and her dancer gal pals dream of a better life out of Pittsburgh. Meet Christian Whelan who plays CC, the owner of a seedy strip club and the bad guy of this inspiring story. In ...

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Flashdance’s Jo Ann Cunningham Doubles as a Mentor On Stage and In Real Life

The new musical Flashdance tells the story of Alex, a young Pittsburgh woman who dreams of breaking out of her working-class life as a welder and becoming a trained ballerina. Jo Ann Cunningham plays Hannah, the mentor who encourages Alex to pursue her passion and enroll at a prestigious dance school. Cunningham sat down to talk about her catalytic character ...

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Goin’ On a Manhunt! Flashdance Welcomes Corey Mach and More to Cast

There’s a new steel tycoon in Pittsburgh. Corey Mach has joined the national tour of Flashdance as steel heir Nick Hurley and love interest of Alex Owens (Jillian Mueller). Also joining the cast is Alison Ewing as Tess and Ginna Claire Mason as Gloria—Alex’s dancer gal pals. The musical, based on the 1983 movie, begins performances at Clowes Memorial Hall ...

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Tickets Now on Sale for the National Tour of Flashdance in Cincinnati

It’s time to get those feet moving! Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of Flashdance in Cincinnati. The musical, based on the 1983 movie, will begin performances on October 29 at the Procter & Gamble Hall at the Aronoff Center for the Arts and run through November 10.

Flashdance tells the story of Alex Owens, a working-class ...

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Flashdance’s Matthew Henerson Talks Working-Class Roots and Being Wowed by His ‘Superhero’ Co-Stars

In Flashdance, Alex Owens dreams of getting out of the Pittsburgh dive bar where she works as a dancer and training to become a professional ballerina. The owner of the bar, Harry, played by Matthew Henerson, is trying to stay afloat while the seedy strip joint next door attempts to steal away business. Here, Henerson talks about playing a working-class ...

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Get a Flashy Sneak Peek at the National Tour of Flashdance in Action

The 1983 movie Flashdance has been reworked into a new musical, currently zipping across the country in a national tour. Before this hot new show arrives at the Procter & Gamble Hall at the Aronoff Center for the Arts from October 29 through November 10, get a sneak peek at the cast in action. Sergio Trujillo directs and choreographs this ...

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Watch Hollywood Mix Host Jillian Barberie Get Wet and Wild with Flashdance’s Iconic Water Stunt

Flashdance’s iconic water sequence is just as exciting in the new musical as it was in the 1983 movie. So we’re eating our jealous hearts out watching KTLA's Hollywood Mix host Jillian Barberie getting to perform the sexy stunt. During the national tour’s recent stop at Costa Mesa’s Segerstrom Center for the Arts, the entertainment news host got a ...

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Celeb Gossip Maven Perez Hilton Boogies Backstage with the Cast of Flashdance

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Rumor has it that notorious celeb gossip blogger Perez Hilton visited the cast of Flashdance backstage after catching the national tour’s final performance during its Costa Mesa engagement. Well, it’s not really a rumor—we have photo evidence. The self-professed Queen of All Media went backstage at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts on May 19 to congratulate the cast on ...

What a Feeling! Flashdance National Tour Will Launch in Pittsburgh

Maniacs for the 1983 movie Flashdance, rejoice! The Broadway-aimed musical of the hit film will launch its national tour in Pittsburgh, where the story takes place, in January 2013. The production will premiere at Heinz Hall on January 1 before touring over 25 different markets in North America. Additional cities and casting have yet to be announced.

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