Why See Ain't Too Proud?
A Pre-Broadway Run!
Following a record-breaking world premiere run at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Ain't Too Proud embarks on its pre-Broadway run at the Ahmanson this season! Ain't Too Proud tells the story of The Temptations and how they became one of the biggest groups in the Motown and R&B genre. With hits like 'My Girl', 'Papa Was a Rollin' Stone','Just My Imagination' and many more this musical is sure to leave you dancing in the aisles.
What is Ain't Too Proud about?
Follow the extraordinary journey of The Temptations as they go from the streets of Detroit to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Travel back in time to see how their signature dance moves and incredible harmonies helped them to rise to the top of charts. But it's not all singing and dancing - this moving and personal story will reflects their early friendship - and the betrayal that nearly tore them apart.
Opening night: 21 August 2018
Cast and Creative
Derrick Baskin as Otis Williams
James Harkness as Paul Williams
Jawan M. Jackson as Melvin Franklin
Jeremy Pope as Eddie Kendricks
Ephraim Sykes as David Ruffin
Esther Antoine, Shawn Bowers, E. Clayton Cornelious, Rodney Earl Jackson Jr., Taylor Symone Jackson, Jahi Kearse, Jarvis B. Manning Jr., Joshua Morgan, Saint Aubyn, Rashidra Scott, Nasia Thomas, Christian Thompson, Curtis Wiley and Candice Marie Woods
Directed by Des McAnuff
Choreographed by Sergio Trujillo
Book by Dominique Morisseau
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Next available performances
Tue, Aug 21
Wed, Aug 22
Thu, Aug 23
Fri, Aug 24
Mon, Aug 27
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