July 23, 2004: Even the crème de la crème can curdle every now and then. Consider "The Frogs," which opened last night at the Vivian Beaumont Theater as part of the Lincoln Center Festival. This musical updating of a 1974 adaptation of Aristophanes' 2,400-year-old comedy of gods and playwrights has the highest concentration of blue-ribbon talent of any show now on Broadway.READ THE REVIEW
The Frogs BROADWAY REVIEWS
- Opening Night:
- July 22, 2004
- October 10, 2004
Theater: Vivian Beaumont / 150 West 65th Street, New York, NY, 10023Synopsis:BUY TICKETS BUY GROUP TICKETS
The Greek god Dionysos, troubled by the world’s ills, embarks on a perilous and frog-infested journey to Hades with his slave Xanthias, to bring back an extraordinary writer who, by providing words of wit and wisdom, will help save mankind from self-destruction.
NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW OF The Frogs