Torch Song: Theater Pizzazz

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Torch Song: Theater Pizzazz

Who’da thunk it?

A relic from a time when AIDS meant HELPS and nostalgic even then, Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Trilogy in revival would surely reek of reminiscence and easy sentiment. How could it not?

Yet Moisés Kaufman’s breezy production of Torch Song – the three plays have been slimmed down to one – at Second Stage Tony Kiser Theater, plays as if it were written yesterday (all right, the day before yesterday). It pulses with the vitality of Fierstein’s script and a virtuoso performance by Michael Urie as Arnold, bolstered by the rest of the excellent cast, especially Mercedes Ruehl in a brief but unforgettable …

From Theater Pizzazz review by Michael Bracken. Click here for the complete review.


By | 2017-11-08T12:37:58+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Theatre|0 Comments

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