This episode highlights "Follies," music and lyrics by Sondheim and book by James Goldman, which was inspired by a New York Times article about a gathering of former showgirls from the Ziegfeld Follies. The Follies roundtable includes Weber and guests David H. Bell (multi-award-winning director whose credits include Broadway, Off Broadway, Carnegie Hall, The National Theatre, London's West End and The Kennedy Center) ), Gary Griffin (director of Broadway’s "The Color Purple," "The Apple Tree" and "Honeymoon in Vegas" and London’s "Pacific Overtures" for which he received the Olivier Award) and Hollis Resnik (multi-award-winning actor whose appearances include Porchlight’s "Sunset Boulevard," "Sweeney Todd," "Follies," "Into the Woods" and "A Little Night Music").
Edited by Austin Packard
Originally premiered Saturday, May 9, 2020 at Facebook.com/PorchlightMusicTheatre.
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