Based on Pedro Almodóvar's internationally acclaimed 1988 film, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is a new musical set in Madrid in the 1980s. It tells the story of the intertwining lives of a group of women whose relationships with men lead to a tumultuous 48 hours of love, confusion and passion.
Women on the Verge of a Big Broadway Gamble (NY Times)
In the new musical, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, the gazpacho is laced with Valium, the boyfriends are cads, and Patti LuPone is in full diva glory.
de’Adre Aziza, Laura Benanti, Danny Burstein, Justin Guarini, Nikka Graff Lanzarone, Patti LuPone, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Mary Beth Peil, Sherie Rene Scott
Author: Jeffrey Lane
Music & Lyrics: David Yazbek
Director: Bartlett Sher
Producer: Lincoln Center Theater
Press Agent: Philip Rinaldi Publicity