TOOTSIE is “far and away the funniest musical of the season” (Daily News). It’s a laugh-out-loud love letter to the theatre, based on the Oscar®-nominated film about a talented but volatile actor whose reputation for being difficult drives him to adopt a new identity as a woman to land a job.
Featuring the Tony®-winning book by Robert Horn and an outrageously clever score by 2018 Tony® winner David Yazbek (The Band’s Visit, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels), this New York Times Critic’s Pick is a “hilarious, thoroughly modern TOOTSIE ” (People Magazine) that’s “even funnier than the movie!” (New York Post). “In these turbulent times, with the world out of balance, we need a place to let the good times roll,” says Rolling Stone, “TOOTSIE is it.”
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