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21
Sep

The No. 1 Reason To See: Follies

follies broadway musical revival poster sondheim bernadette petersIf there’s a lesson to learn from Follies, it’s “Don’t look back.” Because if you do, there’s only a mess there. Featuring a fearsome foursome of Bernadette Peters, Jan Maxwell, Danny Burstein, and Ron Raines, this revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman’s musical follows a group of former showgirls who gather for a reunion at the theater where they once basked in the spotlight before it’s demolished into a parking lot. What seems to be an innocent trip down memory lane exposes the cracks of marriage and the open wounds of regret for the two main couples.

The No. 1 Reason To See Follies: Bernadette Peters’ performance of “In Buddy’s Eyes” Read more »