Animal Crackers: Musical Comedy Based on Marx Bros Hit at the Goodman
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We ate at Pettorino's, which adjoins the Goodman theater. Their food is pricey, and the shrimp in my seafood Louie salad had an unpleasant iodine taste. The black olives in the salad were straight out of a can and lacking in flavor.Brigadoon dining • Aug 19 2014 star this tip starred
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Terrific acting; silly antics; all Marx Brothers fun ... Songs were okay, not memorable. You need to be a Marx Brothers fan to enjoy this. I'm a "fan" but can take it for just so long ... I'm more of a musical fan and just in that category, I'd...continued
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Book by George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind
Music and lyrics by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby
Directed by Henry Wishcamper
Hooray for Captain Spaulding! When a celebrated sculpture goes missing from Mrs. Rittenhouse’s fancy house party in honor of African explorer Captain Spaulding, her guests set out to find the thief in a series of madcap antics and exploits. Based on the original Marx Brothers Broadway hit and film classic, this contemporary adaptation of Animal Crackers is an outrageous, rollicking, laugh-out-loud musical comedy.