Ken Ludwig's Twentieth Century

Ken Ludwig's Twentieth Century

by: Ken Ludwig

by: Ken Ludwig

Ken Ludwig's Twentieth Century

Ken Ludwig's Twentieth Century

by: Ken Ludwig

by: Ken Ludwig

Overview

Based on a play by Charles Bruce Milholland

Adapted by Ken Ludwig

Alec Baldwin and Anne Heche starred on Broadway in this hilarious adaptation of the classic play. Bankrupt, with his career on a downslide, egomaniacal Broadway director Oscar Jaffe boards the Twentieth Century Limited and encounters his former discovery and ex-chorus girl Lily Garland, now a tempermental Hollywood star on the train between NY and Chicago. He pulls out all the stops in persuading her to return to Broadway in his upcoming show.

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Details

  • Time Period: 1930s
  • Target Audience: Adult, Senior, Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Authors

Ken Ludwig

Ken Ludwig is a two-time Olivier Award-winning playwright who has written over 26 plays and musicals, including 6 shows on Broadway and 7 in London's West End. His first Broadway play, Lend Me A Tenor, won two Tony Awards and was called "one of the classic comedies of the 20th centuryā€¯ by The Washington Post. His othe ...

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