The Tony Award and Olivier Award-winning musical comedy LA CAGE AUX FOLLES is on the road! The acclaimed Menier Chocolate Factory production dazzled London and went on to earn several Tony Awards including Best Revival of a Musical, running at Broadway's Longacre Theatre from April 18, 2010 to May 1, 2011. The US tour will kick off in Des Moines, Iowa in October 2011, and will continue on to cities including Cleveland, Boston, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Fort Lauderdale, St. Louis, Dallas, Houston, and Los Angeles.
LA CAGE AUX FOLLES features music and lyrics by Jerry Herman and book by Harvey Fierstein, based on the play by Jean Poiret. This freshly reconceived production is choreographed by Lynne Page and directed by Terry Johnson.
The Menier Chocolate Factory production of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES played from November 23, 2007 to March 8, 2008, earning across the board raves and moving to the West End's Playhouse Theatre on October 30, 2008, where it won the 2009 Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival and delighted audiences through until January 2, 2010.