Season Spotlight: AIN'T TOO PROUD

Apr 14, 2020 / Blog
By Kitty Janvrin

You may find it difficult to stay in your seat or to keep your toes from tapping as you experience Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations

The Story

Before they were one of the most recognized groups to ever enter the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, The Temptations were a group of young men finding their footing on the streets of Detroit. Ain't Too Proud chronicles their rise to fame, narrated by the character of founding member Otis Williams and underscored by the music that has led generations to dance and sing along.


Major Awards

  • 2019 Tony Award for Best Choreography
  • Nominated for 12 Tony Awards in 2019

The Team

  • Book by Dominique Morisseau (3-time Obie Award winner)
  • Directed by Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys)


Get Ready 'Cause Here I Come

Ain't Too Proud is a perfectly polished new musical that includes all of your favorite songs by The Temptations: "My Girl," "Papa Was a Rolling Stone," "I Can't Get Next to You," "Just My Imagination," "Get Ready," and many more. Listen to the Original Braodway Cast Recording below; it'll have you jiveing all day long!


Explore the full Broadway season.

Ain't Too Proud is part of the PNC Broadway Lights Series. Season tickets are on sale now.