Theater for the New City presents this world premiere musical, written as an exploration and celebration of the lives and careers of TV journalists. More…
'America's Favorite Newscaster' tells the story of a young, fearlessly insightful TV journalist, who struggles to maintain his famous calm while dealing with the challenges of today’s news cycle.
See it if You feel bad for the cast, who are probably lovely people and probably know how bad the show is.
Don't see it if You can do anything else with your night. It's really that bad.
See it if You're interested in an over-done parody of the current political climate and associated media coverage
Don't see it if You want to see a show with substance, good music, or one that can be taken seriously
See it if You will see anything critical of the current President (I certainly thought I would but this was actually too painful.)
Don't see it if You need a well-edited, clever script or good songs.
See it if You want to see a talented cast struggle through an absolutely awful script, bad songs, and shoddy direction.
Don't see it if You don't want to get your hopes up and be disappointed.
See it if you want some quick jabs at Trump, quirky numbers, and a predictable storyline
Don't see it if you're a fan of 45, you want things to pass the Bechdel test, you want to watch the acting exercise of actors trying to work w/bad writing.