The Little Dog Laughed
by Douglas Carter Beane
March 23, 2018 – April 8, 2018
Yes, we love the cinema for its great auteurs, its glorious faces and its daring images. But in this tabloid age where big stars go on Oprah and jump around like heartsick schoolboys, what we really love is all that dish! The players here include a hard-driving Hollywood agent, her budding screen idol client, a sexy young drifter, and the drifter’s naive, needy girlfriend.
The Little Dog Laughed follows the adventures of Mitchell Green, a movie star who could hit big if it weren’t for one teensy-weensy problem. His agent, Diane, can’t seem to keep him in the closet. Trying to help him navigate Hollywood’s choppy waters, the devilish Diane is doing all she can to keep Mitchell away from the cute rent boy who’s caught his eye and the rent boy’s girlfriend (wait, the rent boy has a girlfriend?). Will there be a happy ending as the final credits roll?
(Presented with permission through Dramatist Play Service)
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SEASON 37 (2017-2018)
Music by Stephen Sondheim, Book by John Weidman
August 25, 2017–September 17, 2017
A User’s Guide to Hell, Featuring Bernard Madoff
By Lee Blessing
October 20, 2017–November 12, 2017
Jack Goes Boating
By Bob Glaudini
January 12, 2018–February 18, 2018
The Little Dog Laughed
By Douglas Carter Beane
March 23, 2018–April 8, 2018
Hand to God
By Robert Askin
June 22, 2018–July 15, 2018
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