14 May 2013
"It's a very freeing experience," Kritzer said of Beautiful Disaster after the performance. "It was hard to go there, but very freeing. We hold onto things—if we can learn from them, we can let them go. This releases it and shows me things do happen for a reason.
"There is life after. I wasn't the star of my high school, but I turned out ok!" she said laughing. "This is a way to let go."
May 13 was the last performance of Beautiful Disaster at Joe's Pub. Kritzer said she hopes to move it to a more theatrical venue in the future and to expand the show further, saying, "The possibilities are endless."
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.