Roundabout Theatre Company presents a revival of the Tony Award-winning musical about two clerks who argue endlessly, while unknowingly writing loving letters to each other as anonymous pen pals. More…
Amalia (Tony winner Laura Benanti) and Georg (Zachary Levi) work together at a modest parfumerie, and have disliked each other from the start. He thinks she’s stuck up, and she thinks he’s arrogant and mean. Yet each writes rapturously to a lonely hearts pen pal when the work day is done, and it doesn’t take long for the audience to see that they’re in love without realizing it. Little do they know the anonymous pen pals they have both been falling for happen to be each other! Will love continue to blossom once their identities are finally revealed?
See it if you love Zachary Levi, Laura Benanti, Jane Krakowski, or Gavin Creel.
Don't see it if you don't like third rate old-fashioned musicals with a bland score that has unforgettable melodies.
See it if you get a free ticket, you like Broadway classic sets, you liked Zac Levi in First Date and like performers Laura Benanti & Gavin Creel
Don't see it if you are not a fan of this style score
See it if You like your romantic comedies heavy on romance and light on comedy, you like familiar but pleasing plots, you are a fan of Laura Benanti
Don't see it if You want anything more from theater than pleasant songs and amiable performances, you like theater that takes risks