PLAYBILL PLAYLIST: Todd Graff, Writer and Director of Cult Film "Camp," Picks Influential Show Tunes

By Michael Gioia
02 Oct 2013

"At The Ballet" from A Chorus Line. My parents picked me up from Stagedoor Manor, and we drove into Manhattan for the very first performance of A Chorus Line on Broadway at the Shubert Theatre. There was a little party onstage, afterward, that we crashed. The famous, climactic three-peat of "At the ballet... at the ballet... at the balleeeeeeet" made me actually cry from happiness.