A Musical Based on the New York Yankees? Why Not?

It might take a little suspension of disbelief that Babe Ruth, Yogi Berra and Reggie Jackson might actually sing, but producers of Bronx Bombers think that you might.

With help from the Yankees organization and Major League Baseball, the producers are hoping to tap in to a new demographic:  guys–sports fans, specifically–who would never even think about going to a musical.

Previews began January 10 with a full opening on February 6 at Circle in the Square in New York.  Read the full story at The Hollywood Reporter.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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