Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune on Broadway: Show Is Now Closed
Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune Summary
- Show Status: Closed
- Genre: Play - Revival
- Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune is 2.5 hours long, including an intermission of 15 mins
- 8 Shows per week
- Previews Began: May 4, 2019
- Show Opened: May 30, 2019
- Show Closed: July 28, 2019
This play tells the story of a lonely waitress and a short order cook's first date which turns into a one-night stand and maybe more.
Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune on Broadway Background
Frankie and Johnny was first on Broadway in 2002 and now returns with a star studded cast. In the new Broadway production of Terrance McNally's book, the two leads are played by Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon.
What’s Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune Like?
The play is set in the Hell's kitchen apartment in modern day and begins at the end of a one night stand between a waitress and a short order cook who work together in a local Greek restaurant. The waitress is ready for the cook to leave but he has other ideas. He seems to have fallen deeply in love with his colleague. As the evening unfolds they begin to reveal themselves to each other finding out that they have a lot more in common then they first thought.
Is Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune Good for Kids?
The show is suitable for children over 14.
New York, NY 10036
- Audra McDonald
- Michael Shannon
- Terrence McNally
- Arin Arbus
- Riccardo Hernandez
- Emily Rebholz
- Natasha Katz
- Nevin Steinberg