Highlights From Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron's Fun Home at the Public Theater
Based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel, the new Jeanine Tesori (music) and Lisa Kron (book and lyrics) musical Fun Home
received a Sept. 30 world premiere at the Public Theater. Tony Award winner Michael Cerveris and Tony nominee Judy Kuhn head the cast in the story of the Bechdel family, whose one-of-a-kind patriarch (Cerveris) leaves lasting influences on his adult daughter (Beth Malone) even after his death. Directed by Sam Gold, the production opens Oct. 22 and runs through Nov. 3. See Playbill's Photo Call.