PLAYBILL PLAYLIST: Randy Graff, Julia Murney, Cady Huffman and The Act Cast Pick Favorite Songs by Kander and Ebb
26 Mar 2014
Anna Chlumsky: "Mr. Cellophane" from Chicago. "Mr. Cellophane" is my favorite, because THAT GUY never gets a song, and they gave him one. It's effortless to listen to, although I'm sure it wasn't easy to write. How do you make an audience believe someone's invisible when they're looking right at him? Yet this song accomplishes just that. The song works best when performed by someone you really believe is THAT GUY. John C. Reilly's is unmatched, as far as I'm concerned.
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.