Ain't Too Proud
They were five young guys on the streets of Detroit when they were discovered by Berry Gordy, who signed them to his legendary record label. After 24 attempts, they finally had a hit and the rest is history — how they met, how they rose, 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.
Kennedy Prize-winning playwright Dominique Morisseau, Olivier Award-winning choreographer Sergio Trujillo, and two-time Tony Award®-winning director Des McAnuff bring you this thrilling story of brotherhood, family, loyalty, and betrayal. Get ready for iconic hits like My Girl, Just My Imagination, and Papa Was a Rolling Stone and the signature dance moves that made the “Classic Five” Temptations part of cultural history forever.
Dazzling and ready for Broadway!
– The Washington Post
Not just your imagination: The Temptations musical rocks! – San Francisco Chronicle
The music, of course, is divine, allowing the creative team to stage smashing renditions of 'Ain’t Too Proud to Beg,' 'Get Ready,' 'If You Don’t Know Me by Now,' 'I’m Gonna Make You Love Me,' 'War' and — you guessed it — 'My Girl.' – The Washington Post