Hillary and Clinton with Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow: Review and Pics

“Hillary and Clinton” is exactly the play we do not need right now,  a well-acted but irrelevant middlebrow entertainment starring Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow as the presidential candidate and the former president during the campaign for the first Democratic primary of the 2008 election…

Some theatergoers will surely be drawn to “Hillary and Clinton” because of its stars [who suggest] what the Clintons may be like away from the cameras without directly impersonating them. Yet, their performances weren’t enough for me…

Full review on DC Theatre Scene

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Hillary and Clinton. Written by Lucas Hnath. Directed by Joe Mantello
Scenic Design by Chloe Lamford; Costume Design by Rita Ryack; Lighting Design by Hugh Vanstone; Sound Design by Leon Rothenberg. Featuring John Lithgow
as Bill, Laurie Metcalf as Hillary, Peter Francis James as Barack, Zak Orth as Mark

 

 

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Author: New York Theater

Jonathan Mandell is a 3rd generation NYC journalist, who sees shows, reads plays, writes reviews and sometimes talks with people.

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