What We're Up Against is a play coming to Off-Broadway this Fall.
Here's What We Know So Far:
1. It stars Broadway favorites and generally awesome humans Krysta Rodriguez and Skylar Astin. Bonus: CSI's Marg Helgenberger is also in it!
2. It's a black comedy about gender politics written in 1992.
3. It's written by Smash's Theresa Rebeck, who is a Pultizer nominee known for hilarious dialogue.
L to R: Krysta Rodriguez, Skylar Astin, Marg Helgenberger, Adrienne Campbell-Holt (director), Damian Young, Theresa Rebeck (playwright), and Jim Parrack
4. Adrienne Campbell-Holt is directing it. She's the Associate Director of Dear Evan Hansen, just sayin'...
5. It's being put on at WP Theater (formerly Women’s Project Theater), the oldest and largest theater company dedicated to female-centric theater in the country.
Starts October 28. Runs for four weeks only!
Fancy immersive theater at a mansion on 5th Avenue!
An fresh new musical by exciting young musical theater composers!
Krysta Rodriguez and Skylar Astin will star in this Off-Broadway black comedy.
Is this a Grateful Dead musical? Not quite...but, it's close!
Pulitzer finalist for playwriting. This will be an A+!
Our Spidey-sense is tingling for this new musical that sounds dope AF!
Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield in A+ career-defining performances!
Tina Fey isn't letting just anyone write this musical. In fact, she's doing it herself!
If you think you'll be able to casually get tickets to this "at some point" down the line, please come back to Planet Earth...
Amy Schumer + many more stars in Steve Martin's new play!
Insane momentum from Off-Broadway. This is going to be a sure-fire hit!
Soooo many reasons why we think this is gonna be good!
Julie Taymor directs Clive Owen. Yes, please!