Steel Pier takes audiences back to the 1930s, where a dance marathon takes place on the iconic Steel Pier in Atlantic City. Amid the glitz and glamour, Rita Racine, a dancer seeking a way out of her troubled marriage, meets and becomes infatuated with aviator Bill Kelly. As the marathon tests their endurance and the pressure intensifies, Steel Pier explores themes of dreams, relationships, and human resiliency.
Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1997)
Cast Size: 25+
Genre: Romantic Comedy
Setting: 1930s / USA (New Jersey)
Music: John Kander
Lyrics: Fred Ebb
Book: David Thompson
Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝
Sheet Music: Amazon➝
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