Monday, May 07, 2012
"There just isn't another show like this"
"If you think of all the specialty numbers throughout, it really is female-oriented," says Eric Schaeffer, director of the Broadway production opening Wednesday at the Ahmanson Theatre, which was nominated last week for eight Tony Awards, including revival of a musical. "When has there been a show that has as many leading women and supporting women? There just isn't another show like this."
Above: Elaine Paige and the male ensemble of "Follies" (Credit: Joan Marcus).