The Thing About Men


  • Book by Joe Di Pietro, Music by Jimmy Robert, Lyrics by Joe Di Pietro
    Directed Mark Clements
    Synopsis About an advertising executive who will stop at nothing in an outrageous attempt to win back his wife's affections. Based on film Men by Doris D' rrie, The Thing About Men puts romance center stage as Tom, Lucy, and Sebastian show us the foolish, desperate, and sometimes downright insane extremes we all go to for love.

    What the critics had to say.....
    ROMA TORRE of NY1 says "A charming, intelligent new musical." HOWARD KISSEL of NEW YORK DAILY NEWS says "characters never rise above the predictable. Nor does the music deepen anything." DONALD LYONS of NEW YORK POST says "...a cute, easy show." GORDON COX of NEWSDAY says "hasty, unconvincingly imagined resolution." MICHAEL FEINGOLD of the VILLAGE VOICE"..has the merit of being thoroughly harmless"

    External links to full reviews from newspapers

    NY1
    New York Daily News
    New York Post
    Newsday
    The Village Voice