Lystrata Jones

  • Our critic's rating:
    Date:
    December 1, 2011

    What the popular press said...

    "Endearingly escapist show."
    Ben Brantley for NY Times

    "A little musical with big energy."
    Joe Dziemianowicz for NY Daily News

    "One of the season’s tastiest pieces of candy."
    Elisabeth Vincentelli for New York Post

    "Sharp and sassy."
    Daid Sheward for Back Stage

    "There's an unpleasant, nasty-edged feeling to this essentially harmless story.."
    Robert Feldberg for The Record

    "Infectiously clever and tuneful little musical comedy."
    Roma Torre for NY1

    "This energetic, good-natured romp surely brightens up a Broadway season that’s short on original musicals."
    Michael Sommers for Newsroom Jersey

    "A smash downtown but a tough sell on Broadway, all signs point to a short semester for 'Lysistrata Jones.'"
    David Rooney for The Hollywood Reporter

    "Auds will find it difficult to abstain from laughter."
    Steven Suskin for Variety

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