The Pariasian Woman

The Pariasian Woman
Written by Bill Willimon
Directed by Pam McKinnon
Hudson Theatre
December 27, 2017
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Kill Bill does a bit of a political thriller – or so I thought. . . . ย well, a bit more of Kill Bill would have helped.ย ย  The Parisian Woman is based 19th-century Frenchย farce by Henry Becque.ย  They obviously took this political farce and โ€œupdatedโ€ it with as many pseudo-Trump references as they could.ย  โ€œLetโ€™s say everything we can about Trump without saying his name.โ€ย  And clearly this was the response of the audience.ย  From โ€œlocker room talkโ€ to โ€œfake newsโ€, the audience giggled with delight every time they could make the connection.ย  Continue reading The Pariasian Woman