Hugh Jackman returns to Broadway in his own one-man show.
What Is the Story of Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway
There is no set story to Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway since the show is a concert. While the Tony-winning Jackman may be best known as an action star in films like Wolverine, X-Men and Real Steel, the Australian A-lister’s song and dance talents are on full display in this one-man show.
What Is Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway Like?
Jackman is backed by an 18-piece orchestra as well as several female dancers. The show features various segments, including tributes to classic movie musicals like Singin’ in the Rain and Guys and Dolls as well as odes to the Aborigine culture of Jackman’s native Australia and Peter Allen, the Australian composer Jackman earned a Tony Award for playing in The Boy From Oz. Jackman improvises often throughout the show. His charming interactions keep things fresh and funny.
Is Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway Good for Kids?
The material in Jackman’s show is not offensive. While the actor makes the occasionally suggestive joke and shows off some fairly sexual dance moves, it’s all in good fun.