Highlights From I'm Getting My Act Together and Taking It on the Road
I'm Getting My Act Together and Taking It on the Road, the final Encores! Off-Center presentation of the 2013 season, plays City Center July 24-27. Reneé Elise Goldsberry heads the cast as Heather, a pop singer who, on her 39th birthday, previews her new act of feminism-infused tunes to her skeptical manager Joe (Frederick Weller). Here, the cast performs "Natural High," "Smile," "Old Friend," "Miss America" and more. With music by Nancy Ford and book and lyrics by Gretchen Cryer, the production is directed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall. Read the Playbill story.
When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.