Musical of ‘An American in Paris’ eyes Broadway

NEW YORK – A stage musical based on the film “An American in Paris” with music by George and Ira Gershwin is aiming for Broadway in 2015 after a stop in – where else? – Paris next December. Producers said Thursday the new work will be directed and choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon and have a story by Craig Lucas. Bob Crowley has been tapped to make the sets and costumes.