“Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations” Now on Broadway
Thoroughly enjoyed “Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations!” Get ready for a fabulous night at the Imperial theater featuring favorite musical numbers “My Girl,” “Get Ready,” “Since I Lost My Baby,” “I Can’t Get Next To You,” “Papa Was A Rollin’ Stone,” “Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me),” “I’m Gonna Make You Love Me. “ Follow @ainttooproudmusical and get tickets now “Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations” at www.ainttooproudmusical.com.
About the Show
FIVE GUYS. ONE DREAM.
AND A SOUND THAT WOULD MAKE MUSIC HISTORY.
AIN’T TOO PROUD is the electrifying new musical that follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. With their signature dance moves and unmistakable harmonies, they rose to the top of the charts creating an amazing 42 Top Ten Hits with 14 reaching number one. The rest is history — how they met, the groundbreaking heights they hit and how personal and political conflicts threatened to tear the group apart as the United States fell into civil unrest. This thrilling story of brotherhood, family, loyalty and betrayal is set to the beat of the group’s treasured hits, including “My Girl,” “Just My Imagination,” “Get Ready,” “Papa Was a Rolling Stone” and so many more.
After breaking house records at both Berkeley Rep and The Kennedy Center, AIN’T TOO PROUD, written by three time Obie Award winner Dominique Morisseau, directed by two time Tony Award® winner Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys), and featuring choreography by Tony nominee Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys, On Your Feet), now brings the untold story of this legendary quintet to irresistible life on Broadway. Get ready — ’cause here they come!
Jeremy Pope as Eddie Kendricks
Ephraim Sykes as David Ruffin
James Harkness as Paul Williams
Jawan M. Jackson as Melvin Franklin @JawanJackson4 and Derrick Baskin as Otis Williams @derrick.baskin
Jawan M. Jackson as Melvin Franklin @JawanJackson4