Combustion Collective & Rachel Lauren James present

The Floorshow

A new play with music and dance

by DANN BERG & AVITAL ASULEEN

directed & choreographed by AVITAL ASULEEN
arrangements and original music DENIZ CORDELL

Theatre 71, 152 W 71st St., New York, NY 10025

Thursday, Sept 26th at 8:00pm
Friday, Sept 27th at 8:00pm
Saturday, Sept 28th at 8:00pm
Sunday, Sept 29th at 2:00pm
Sunday, Sept 29th at 7:00pm

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It’s 1951, and a group of tap dancers perform their popular floorshow routine to packed houses at The Gilded Palace nightclub in New York City. There’s excitement in the air as powerful Hollywood producers scout the scene, hoping to discover the next-big-thing.

But when the pursuit of motion picture stardom takes an unfortunate turn, the bonds that tie this tight-knit group together are tested as each girl shows her true colors.

The Floorshow explores the way we react to events in our own lives and the lives of those closest to us. The play asks us to examine our own reactions to adversity as a group of women grapple with the tenuous nature of female friendship.

featuring KACIE BURNS*, BETH CONLEY, ALYSSA FUHRMAN, RACHEL LAUREN JAMES*, DESIREE JUSTIN, BETH KOEPP

associate producer ROBERTO DI DONATO
production assistant BRIDGE COFFMAN

production stage manager EOGHAN HARTLEY
associate choreographer & dance captain COLLEEN ROBERTS*
assistant director/choreographer KATHERINE WINTER

scenic designer RYAN GOFF
costume designer JOSEPH SHROPE
lighting designer GIOVANNI VILLARI

* Equity Member appearing with permission of Actor’s Equity Association without benefit of an Equity contract in this Off-Off-Broadway production

The Floorshow Poster

“[Huge Kudos] for choreographer Avital Asuleen, who managed to create moves authentic to the time period while original too.” – Queens Gazette

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