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Twyla Tharp's new dance musical featuring the music and voice of Frank Sinatra.

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Sinatra Dance Musical Come Fly Away Sets Broadway Closing Date

Sinatra Dance Musical Come Fly Away Sets Broadway Closing Date

The Broadway musical Come Fly Away, set to the music of Frank Sinatra and directed and choreographed by Twyla Tharp, has announced a closing date of September 5 at the Marquis Theatre. The show will have played 26 previews and 187 regular performances upon closing.

Although Come Fly Away received a number of excellent reviews (including a rave from New ...

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Yes Sir, Matthew Stockwell Dibble Is Thrilled to Make His Broadway Debut in Come Fly Away

Yes Sir, Matthew Stockwell Dibble Is Thrilled to Make His Broadway Debut in Come Fly Away

Age: 34

Hometown: West Yorkshire, England

Currently: Making his Broadway debut as part of the starry dance ensemble in Twyla Tharp’s Sinatra salute Come Fly Away.

Shades of Billy Elliot: Dibble’s background sounds a lot like a certain young Broadway musical hero. “I grew up in the north of England, and I was scouted to go to the Royal Ballet ...

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Karine Plantadit and Keith Roberts Bring 'Life' to So You Think You Can Dance

Karine Plantadit and Keith Roberts Bring 'Life' to So You Think You Can Dance

"I've been a puppet, a pauper, a pirate, a poet, a pawn and a king..." Oh, pardon us, we were just singing along with our old buddy Frank Sinatra as we watched 2010 Tony nominee Karine Plantadit and her Come Fly Away dancer partner Keith Roberts (a past nominee for Movin' Out) tear up the stage to "That's Life" ...

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Come Fly Away Stars Karine Plantadit and Keith Roberts to Soar on So You Think You Can Dance

Come Fly Away Stars Karine Plantadit and Keith Roberts to Soar on So You Think You Can Dance

Never mind “think”: Come Fly Away's Karine Plantadit and Keith Roberts know they can dance, and they’ll show off Twyla Tharp’s best moves on the June 17 results show of Fox’s reality competition So You Think You Can Dance. Tony nominee Plantadit and Roberts will perform "That's Life," their signature number from the Broadway musical on the live ...

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Jewels! Gowns! Tony Nominees Karine Plantadit and Christiane Noll Scope Out Finery for the Big Night

Jewels! Gowns! Tony Nominees Karine Plantadit and Christiane Noll Scope Out Finery for the Big Night
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When you’re a Tony nominee, one of the first questions anybody asks is, “What are you wearing?” After all, when a nominee’s moment in the TV spotlight arrives, he or she wants to look picture-perfect. Broadway.com tagged along with two of this year’s lovely and talented Tony hopefuls, Karine Plantadit (Best Featured Actress nominee for Come Fly Away ...

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes & Suri Come Fly Away to Broadway!

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes & Suri Come Fly Away to Broadway!
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Does it seem like déjà vu to see Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise backstage at Come Fly Away? That’s because Katie & Suri loved the show so much when they saw it in April, they came back a second time—and convinced Suri’s movie star dad, Tom Cruise, to join them! After enjoying the May 25 performance at the Marquis Theatre ...

Come Fly Away's Charlie Neshyba-Hodges Reveals the Secret to Backstage Balance

Come Fly Away's Charlie Neshyba-Hodges Reveals the Secret to Backstage Balance

The athletic dancing of Charlie Neshyba-Hodges is a standout in Twyla Tharp’s Frank Sinatra tribute Come Fly Away. Neshyba-Hodges plays Marty, a nightclub waiter who falls head over heels (literally) for a young patron (played by Laura Mead) in a sweet story of new love. The talented performer welcomed Broadway.com to his cozy dressing room at the Marquis Theatre ...

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Come Fly Away Tony Nominee Karine Plantadit Makes a Moon Landing

Come Fly Away Tony Nominee Karine Plantadit Makes a Moon Landing

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start ringing off the hook for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2010 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Karine Plantadit
Nominated for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Come Fly Away

“I think ...

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Come Fly Away Makes Regis ‘Feel So Young’

Come Fly Away Makes Regis ‘Feel So Young’

To continue the celebration of Live’s Broadway Week, Regis Philbin gives us his admiring take on Twyla Tharp’s Frank Sinatra-inspired dance extravaganza, Come Fly Away. Philbin heads to the Marquis Theatre to chat with Tharp and let her know of his own hopes of singing along with Sinatra, sheet music in hand. Did he convince her? Watch Laura Mead ...

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Broadway Babe Holley Farmer Taps Into Her Inner Vixen for Come Fly Away

Broadway Babe Holley Farmer Taps Into Her Inner Vixen for Come Fly Away

Age: “I’m slightly younger than my character Babe.”

Hometown: Fresno, California

Currently: Seducing audiences as femme fatale Babe in Come Fly Away, Twyla Tharp’s stylish all-dancing tribute to Frank Sinatra at Broadway's Marquis Theatre.

Late Bloomer: Though Farmer is famous in the dance world, the commanding redhead was not prancing around in toe shoes at an early age ...

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Come Fly Away Cast & Broadway Stars Set for New York Pops Sinatra Salute at Carnegie Hall

Come Fly Away Cast & Broadway Stars Set for New York Pops Sinatra Salute at Carnegie Hall

The cast of Come Fly Away will join Broadway and cabaret stars for the New York Pops’ 27th birthday concert and gala on May 3 at Carnegie Hall. Dubbed “The Best Is Yet to Come: Celebrating the Legacy of Frank Sinatra,” the concert will include a performance of “One for My Baby” from the current Broadway musical, with choreography ...

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The Cast of Come Fly Away Visits Regis and Kelly

The Cast of Come Fly Away Visits Regis and Kelly
Date
Apr 30, 2010
Show
Come Fly Away | Buy Tickets

Broadway Week continues on Live with Regis and Kelly with a performance by the cast of Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away. 

Come Fly Away is conceived, choreographed and directed by Tharp. It follows four couples as they fall in and out of love during one song and dance filled evening at a crowded nightclub. Blending the legendary ...

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Preview Come Fly Away in High-Flying New TV Ad

Preview Come Fly Away in High-Flying New TV Ad

Want a taste of what’s in store at Twyla Tharp's dance-centric Broadway musical hit Come Fly Away? A new 30-second commercial has just been released that shows John Selya, Holley Farmer, Karine Plantadit and the rest of the hugely talented cast twirling and leaping to Frank Sinatra's rendition of “I’ve Got the World on a String.” Click ...

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What's Up, John Selya? Broadway's Dance Master on Channeling Sinatra in Come Fly Away

What's Up, John Selya? Broadway's Dance Master on Channeling Sinatra in Come Fly Away

The amazing dancer John Selya became a Broadway headliner (and 2003 Best Actor Tony nominee) with his charismatic performance as blue-collar hero Eddie in Twyla Tharp’s Broadway hit Movin’ Out. After small roles in Tharp’s short-lived The Times They Are A-Changin’ and Guys and Dolls, Selya is back where he belongs, center-stage and smoldering in Tharp’s Sinatra salute Come Fly ...

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Theater Fans Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise Fly Back to Broadway

Theater Fans Katie Holmes and Suri Cruise Fly Back to Broadway
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Less than a week after checking out Mamma Mia!, actress Katie Holmes and fashion-forward daughter Suri Cruise headed back to Broadway on April 8 to take in Twyla Tharp's Frank Sinatra tribute Come Fly Away at the Marquis Theatre. After the show, Katie and Suri ducked backstage to meet the talented dancers. The gals were instant fans and couldn't wait ...

They Did It Their Way! Savor the Old-School Opening of Come Fly Away

They Did It Their Way! Savor the Old-School Opening of Come Fly Away

Nancy and Tina Sinatra, Donald Trump, Frank and Kathie Lee Gifford, Tommy Tune: These are just a few of the glittering old-school names who arrived at Brodway's Marquis Theatre (and chatted with Broadway.com!) for opening night of Twyla Tharp’s Come Fly Away . This fabulous dance musical, set to some of the greatest hits of the greatest popular singer ...

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Broadway Gets Swept Away with the Opening of Twyla Tharp’s Sinatra Tribute

Broadway Gets Swept Away with the Opening of Twyla Tharp’s Sinatra Tribute
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Once again master choreographer Twyla Tharp did it her way. And boy, are we glad! The genius behind Broadway hit Movin’ Out has created Come Fly Away, a new musical combining the sultry vocals of smooth crooner Frank Sinatra with scorchingly kickass dance. The show, which opened on March 25 at the Marquis Theatre with an array of celebs in ...

Did Come Fly Away Have Our Word of Mouth Reviewers Kicking Up Their Heels?

Did Come Fly Away Have Our Word of Mouth Reviewers Kicking Up Their Heels?

Director/choreographer Twyla Tharp had all of Broadway tapping their toes when her acclaimed Billy Joel-infused dance show Movin' Out  took the Rialto by storm back in 2002. On March 25, 2010, the mover and shaker opened yet another combination of athletic dance, sexy hoofers and relentlessly hummable hits at the Marquis Theatre titled Come Fly Away , a night of dance set ...

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Let's Fall in Love with the Amazing Dancers of Come Fly Away

Let's Fall in Love with the Amazing Dancers of Come Fly Away

It’s a match made in theatrical heaven: the choreography of modern master Twyla Tharp and the genius vocals of Frank Sinatra. But the real stars of the new Broadway show Come Fly Away are the eight outstanding dancers who couple up on the stage of the Marquis Theatre and bring the romance, heartbreak and humor of Old Blue Eyes’ best ...

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First Look! Swoon Over Sinatra with Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away

First Look! Swoon Over Sinatra with Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away
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Is there any escape better than the music of Frank Sinatra? The unmistakable sound of his voice can transport you to another time and place, where you’ve got the world on a string. And while you’re sittin’ on that rainbow, there is no better view than the thrilling work of director/choreographer Twyla Tharp. Tharp, who struck gold with her ...

Tickets Now on Sale for Twyla Tharp’s Come Fly Away

Tickets Now on Sale for Twyla Tharp’s Come Fly Away

Tickets for Twyla Tharp’s Come Fly Away are now available. The theatrical dance musical, which features the music of Frank Sinatra, begins performances at Broadway’s Marquis Theatre on March 1. Opening night is set for March 25.

Come Fly Away is conceived, choreographed and directed by Tharp. It follows four couples as they fall in and out of love during ...

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Broadway Cast Announced for Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away

Broadway Cast Announced for Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away

The cast is set for Come Fly Away. The show will star Matthew Dibble, Holley Farmer, Laura Mead, Charlie Neshyba-Hodges, Rika Okamoto, Karine Plantadit, Keith Roberts and John Selya, all of whom appeared in the world premiere at Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre in the fall. The show, which is conceived, choreographed and directed by Tony winner Twyla Tharp and features vocals ...

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Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away Opens

Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away Opens
Date
Mar 25, 2010
Where
Marquis Theatre
Show
Come Fly Away | Buy Tickets

Come Fly Away, Twyla Tharp's new musical featuring the music of Frank Sinatra, celebrates opening night at Broadway's Marquis Theatre.

Come Fly Away follows four couples as they fall in and out of love during one song and dance filled evening at a crowded nightclub. Blending the legendary vocals of Sinatra with a live onstage 19-piece big band ...

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Come Fly Away Arrives on Broadway

Come Fly Away Arrives on Broadway
Date
Mar 1, 2010
Where
Marquis Theatre
Show
Come Fly Away | Buy Tickets

Come Fly Away, Twyla Tharp's new musical featuring the music of Frank Sinatra, begins performances at Broadway's Marquis Theatre.

Come Fly Away follows four couples as they fall in and out of love during one song and dance filled evening at a crowded nightclub. Blending the legendary vocals of Sinatra with a live onstage 19-piece big band and ...

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Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away Sets Dates at Broadway's Marquis Theatre

Twyla Tharp's Come Fly Away Sets Dates at Broadway's Marquis Theatre

Tony winner Twyla Tharp’s new musical Come Fly Away (formerly Come Fly With Me) is confirmed to play Broadway this spring. The show, conceived, choreographed and directed by Tharp and featuring the vocals of Frank Sinatra, will begin previews on March 1 at the Marquis Theatre and open there on March 25, 2010.

Come Fly Away follows four couples as ...

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