The Tony Award®-Winning Musical
First a smash Broadway musical then an award-winning motion picture, Dreamgirls captures the spirit and hope of Motown when a girl group from Chicago makes it big. In a business controlled by men, the female trio fights for recognition, fellowship and love as superstardom challenges their musical and cultural identity. A rich, glowing spectacle about the price of show-biz success, Dreamgirls sizzles with sparkling dance and R&B soul.
Starring Hairsprays Nova Y. Payton as Effie.
Featuring the hit songs “Dreamgirls,“ “And I am Telling You I‘m Not Going” and “One Night Only.”
One word only will do: Spectacular. Chicago Sun-Times
Book & Lyrics by Tom Eyen
Music by Henry Krieger
Original Broadway Production Directed & Choreographed by Michael Bennett
Orchestrations by Harold Wheeler
Produced on Broadway by Michael Bennett, Robert Avian, Geffen Records & The Shubert Organization
Directed & Choreographed by Matthew Gardiner