(Hedy Weiss's article appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, 3/3.)
LuPone, Patinkin show how it should always be
‘Don’t miss’ theater for those who care about Broadway
What are legends made of? The best way to answer that question is simply to urge anyone with even the most fleeting interest in that grand art form known as the Broadway musical theater to immediately head to the Cadillac Palace Theatre.
There you will find Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin, who remain at the very peak of their monumental powers, giving the performances of their lifetimes — two of the most blissful, often revelatory and (need it be said?) bravura hours of vocal and interpretive pyrotechnics to be found on any stage.
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