Roundabout reunites writer Joshua Harmon ('Bad Jews,' 'Significant Other') and director Daniel Aukin ('Bad Jews') for this scorching examination of beauty, youth, and sex, starring Idina Menzel. More…
Reeling from her ex-husband’s engagement to a much younger woman, Jodi Isaac turns to her famous fashion-designer dad for support. Instead, she finds him wrapped up in his West Village townhouse with Trey. Who’s 20. And not necessarily gay. But probably an adult film star. At least, according to Jodi’s son. Who’s also 20. And definitely gay. 'Skintight' assays the nature of love, the power of attraction, and the ways in which a superficial culture persists in teaching its children that all that matters is what’s on the inside.
See it if Very contemporary. Grt acting. Extremely funny. Do not miss. Worth a 2nd visit..Best show produced at this venue in many yrs.
Don't see it if No reason to skip this one. Bravo around entire production. I dislike almost everything, so this is very exemplary.
See it if you like plays about family, relationships, and love dynamics, with humor balancing the more thought-provoking parts.
Don't see it if you don't like plays set in one place, and/or have a problem with relationships between same-sex people and a huge age gap.
See it if Looking to be entertained for two hours. Idina is a natural for the role. There are fantastic one liners in the play, delivered flawlessly
Don't see it if Uncomfortable with gay themes or looking for profundity. The play borders on raunchy, but keeps you guessing as to what will happen next
See it if You enjoy plays that force you to reckon with your own possible morality. Harmon is a master of this.
Don't see it if You don’t enjoy talk of sex & beauty, you don’t enjoy watching plays about self-absorbed characters.