January 24, 2005: Sutton Foster never merely walks when she can scamper in the new musical "Little Women," which opened last night at the Virginia Theater. Playing Jo the tomboy in this perky, sketchy adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic novel of a New England girlhood, Ms. Foster creates a dizzyingly hyperkinetic creature who, were she living in the 21st century instead of the 19th, would probably be on heavy doses of Ritalin.READ THE REVIEW
Little Women BROADWAY REVIEWS
- Opening Night:
- January 23, 2005
- May 22, 2005
Theater: August Wilson Theatre / 245 West 52nd Street, New York, NY,Synopsis:BUY TICKETS BUY GROUP TICKETS
Little Women, the new musical based on the classic book by Louisa May Alcott, comes to Broadway's Virginia Theatre. The timeless tale of Jo, a young writer and her two sisters during the Civil War period has now been made into a musical, starring Tony® Award winner, Sutton Foster (Thoroughly Modern Millie) and Broadway, Recording and Concert star Maureen McGovern. Tony nominee Susan H Schulman directs. It is the story of a family and their love and bond - a universal tale to delight all.
NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW OF Little Women