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Musical of Groundhog Day, starting next year in New York to see

Musical of Groundhog Day, starting next year in New York to see

The musical of Groundhog Day, based on the gelijnamige comedy with Bill Murray, goes on in april in première in New York. The show is just in time for the theaterprijs Tony Award in order to qualify.

The musical is currently in London to see and got rave reviews. The chances are that a part of the British cast next year to the version in New York moves.

The musical to the United States would move was already a year ago announced a date for the premiere, however, remained.

The musical is by Matthew Warchus, Minchin, Peter Darling, Rob Howell put together. With the four they have previously Matilda the Musical created.

Bill Murray

In the 1993 film plays actor Bill Murray – who is not the protagonist in the musical, a cynical journalist who report need to do of the bosmarmottenceremonie in the village of Punxsutaway.

But by a twist of fate he remains on February 2, hang, and he makes day-to-day by him so hated.

Success

Groundhog Day was when the movie came out not a huge success. But in the meantime the film by connoisseurs regarded as a classic and one of the best comedies of the last twenty years.

The American association of screenwriters recognized the script from director Harold Ramis as one of the best ever written. And the film, and in 2006 it was even on the list of the U.s. Congress, with interesting titles for posterity should be kept.

It is not yet known when or if the musical in the Netherlands will be shown. Tickets for the performances in New York have yet to go on sale.

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