10/12/17 – Robert Creighton and Freddie Kimmel

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Robert Creighton, the original star and co-original music composer of the New York off Broadway May, 2015 – May, 2017 hit “CAGNEY The Musical” joins Michael and Andrew today with “Cagney” co-star Freddie Kimmel to discuss not only their individual careers, but the history of this new, much heralded musical which opened October 5, 2017 at the historic El Portal Theatre in the NoHo Arts District of North Hollywood.  The dramatic new musical, follows the life of the legendary James Cagney from the streets of New York to his rise from a vaudeville song-and-dance man to one of the brightest stars of Hollywood as the original tough guy. Broadway’s Robert Creighton, who plays the title role, leads a cast of six that tap dance through a score that blends original music with classic George M. Cohan favorites: Give My Regards To Broadway, You’re A Grand Old Flag and Yankee Doodle Dandy.  Performances continue at the El Portal Theatre through October 29.

CLICK HERE to listen to the archived broadcast.

 

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