In a room full of friends and colleagues, Paley slipped the proposal into his opening-night speech. Check out the video of the thrilling moment!
Ruthless! is directed by Paley with musical supervision by Laird.
"When 'The Bad Seed' meets Gypsy it's fun for the whole dysfunctional family!" according to press notes. "Beautiful and talented eight-year-old Tina Denmark will do anything to play the lead in the school play. ANYTHING! The question is... Where does such remarkable talent and unstoppable ambition come from? The answer may shock you when you see this award-winning Stage Mother of all musicals!"