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Before he was a powerhouse playwright hyphenate, Craig Lucas was a chorus boy in Stephen Sondheims Sweeney Todd. In 1981, with director Norman René, he conceived of a libretto consisting only of stage directions with songs from Sondheims trunk to create Marry Me A Little, a story of two people alone on a Saturday night, yearning for connection, just a floor apart.
My introduction to Lisa Kron was in the Five Lesbian Brothers The Secretaries at New York Theater Workshop. It was love at first sightbut with the entire group of five women.