When Billy Joel wrote "We Didn't Start the Fire," he probably wasn't thinking, What this song really needs is a half-dozen modern dancers interpreting it
. But that hasn't stopped the creators of Movin' Out
from building a Broadway show around 25 Joel songs and setting them to dance moves choreographed by Twyla Tharp. There's a narrative here a pair of friends share good times and bad over two decades but it's the songs that set the tone.
May 2-4, 7:30 p.m.; Fri., May 5, 8 p.m.; Sat., May 6, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sun., May 7, 2 & 7:30 p.m.