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Tappin’ Thru Life

  Visitors to our production of Baritones UnBound: A Celebration of the UnCommon Voice of the Common Man may recognize a set element from our Spring production of Maurice Hines’ Tappin’ Thru Life. Marc Kudisch, Jeff Mattsey, Ben Davis. Photo credit: Paul Marotta Tappin’ Thru Life Set. Photo credit: David Dower These lighted wings were designed for us by Alexander Nichols, with whom I have done more than 20 productions over the last 20 years….

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WHAT DID YOU THINK? Did you enjoy Tappin’ Thru Life: An Evening with Maurice Hines? Were you thrilled by the guided tour Hines took us on through these songs and stories? Did you marvel at the top-notch tap talent on display? Did the Big Band music speak to you? We’d love to hear your feedback on this production and anything related to the topic by leaving a comment here.

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  Over his expansive career, Maurice Hines has had the honor of encountering and collaborating with some of the finest names in entertainment. As he will tell you in his upcoming show Tappin’ Thru Life: An Evening with Maurice Hines, his special memories feature a starry cast of legendary artists in music, dance and beyond, and are worth their weight in gold. For some people, these names are intimate and familiar. Others are waiting for…

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  In Tappin’ Thru Life, Maurice Hines pays homage to the many great performers who have influenced him. Given the nature of his performance, we decided we should hail the tap duos of the past and future whom he and his brother Gregory have informed and been informed by. The Hines brothers, although legendary and integral members of theatre, are part of an impressive line of tap duo heavyweights who dazzled the nation with their…

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  FILMS The Cotton Club (1984) Check out Maurice Hines’ film debut in The Cotton Club. Delve into 1930s Harlem; at this jazz club, the musicians are black and the customers are white. Mobsters run the Cotton Club and help its dancers rise to fame in Hollywood, but love and jealousy from the performers and their families tangle them all up on the wrong side of the mob. Who will win in this scramble for…

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