Dolly Parton's musical adaptation of the popular movie.
Watch out, L.A.! Girl power is flowing fast now that starry musical 9 to 5 has made its West Coast debut at the Center Theatre Group/ Ahmanson Theatre. The hotly anticipated tuner, which opened on September 20, has a lot to offer: there's a fab score by original film star and award-winning songstress Dolly Parton, a book by the movie's original scribe Patricia Resnick, and a wow 'em cast, starring Allison Janney, Megan Hilty, Stephanie J. Block and Marc Kudisch (all recreating iconic roles originated by Lily Tomlin, Parton, Jane Fonda and Dabney Coleman, respectively). Toss in footwork by Tony-winning In the Heights' choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler, direction by Broadway powerhouse Joe Mantello and a decorated creative team for good measure, and we're chomping at the bit for this one to start its Broadway previews on March 24 at the Marquis Theatre. Can't wait any longer either? Then clic