“Try to remember the kind of September
When life was slow and oh
so mellow.” – The Fantasticks
New York’s theater scene is anything but slow and mellow this fall, as the season gears up with some innovative new productions that have us on the edge of our seats. Here are the Broadway Blog’s top picks for the month.
THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE
(l to r) Keith Nobbs, Matt McGrath, and Wayne Duvall in ‘The Legend of Georgia McBride.’ (photo: Joan Marcus via The Broadway Blog.)
What happens when an Elvis impersonator becomes a winning drag queen in the Florida Panhandle? Playwright Matthew Lopez (The Whipping Man) dishes up a southern comedy starring Matt McGrath (Boys Don’t Cry) and directed by Mike Donahue.
MCC Theater and the Lucille Lortel
121 Christopher Street, NYC
Opening night: September 9
Find out what else to see in New York this theatre season.