The play depends especially on the strength of its leads, and here it has two eager thespians who make the most of its drama.
The dramatist and his husband, producer Tom Kirdahy, discuss what makes Frankie and Johnny so enduring.
Bill Condon’s remake actually delivers a remarkably optimistic balm to a festering, existential wound.
Wolfe discusses the legendary musical from 95 years ago and what fires his enthusiasm for this current Broadway production.
Director Jonathan Demme grasps the well of feeling of Diablo Cody’s script and eventually harnesses it in his own image.