Imperial Theatre | New York, New York
If you’re looking for ideas to breakthe daily routine and spend an extraordinary Friday evening out – you’ve landed on the right page. The mesmerizing Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations will hit the stage of the renowned Imperial Theatre to take the New York City soul-minded enthusiasts on an surrealistic journey in the history of world-class soul and R&B. The internationally renowned musical performance follows the story of the legendary vocal group The Temptations, who have won the hearts and minds of melomaniacs throughout the entire globe, starting from the streets of Detroit. Great talent meets the intimate life stories of the 5 performers and will keep the patrons glued to their seats from start to finish. Secure your seat today to have a front-row view of this amazing performance.
What a story this a story it is. Full of hard work and drama, personal conflict and social and political revolutions, the performance of The Temptations, is also the story of the world famous record label Motown. So, it is the story of R&B music and it’s rise on the American music scene. As exemplified by The Temptations, there is really nothing more compelling than that tale. Accomplished playwright Dominique Morisseau, who is no stranger to writing about the world of music, has woven the narrative with the music brilliantly. And director Des McAnuff, who won both Tony and Olivier awards for his work on Jersey Boys and who also helmed Summer: The Donna Summer Musical, keeps the excitement going at a fast pace. If you want to savour all of this, then come down to the Imperial Theatre in New York City and catch a true classic that you are certain to love!