Des McAnuff

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Bay Area Reporter
Harmonizing along with blue noteswho should be fired for missed performances, arriving on the stage drunk, or ot
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 7 hours ago
who should be fired for missed performances, arriving on the stage drunk, or other affronts to the fraternity. Director Des McAnuff also staged "Jersey Boys," another tale of success from hardscrapple beginnings, so he knows the territory. The... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Stars Join Cast of World Premiere Donna Summer Musicalof the singer's classic hits, including "Love to Love You, Baby," "Bad Girls" a
NBC San Diego / Posted 12 hours ago
of the singer's classic hits, including "Love to Love You, Baby," "Bad Girls" and "Hot Stuff." Playhouse Director Emeritus Des McAnuff, known for bringing "Jersey Boys" and "The Who's Tommy" to life, helms the world premiere production. Olivier... Read more
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The Mercury News
New Temptations musical throbs to life at Berkeley Repis making its world premiere at Berkeley Repertory Theatre with its eyes on Bro
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
is making its world premiere at Berkeley Repertory Theatre with its eyes on Broadway. Directed by a master of the genre, Des McAnuff, of “Jersey Boys” and “Tommy” fame, this ambitious Motown biography throbs with grit and groove. We learn the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Why new Temptations play is NOT a ‘jukebox musical’the Civil Rights era. “For me the Temptations are more than just a band, they
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
the Civil Rights era. “For me the Temptations are more than just a band, they are an American institution,” says director Des McAnuff, famed for helming “Jersey Boys” and “Tommy.” “They were at the vanguard, not just musically but also culturally... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Bay Area theaterthe songs that comprise the musical's score were climbing the charts. At the ne
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
the songs that comprise the musical's score were climbing the charts. At the new musical's helm are "Jersey Boys" director Des McAnuff and choreographer Sergio Trujillo, with a book by Dominque Morriseau, who has frequently written about her native... Read more

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