Wait Wait Don't Kill Me in Philadelphia Theatre Company's Season Preview


Philadelphia Theatre Company invites theatre lovers to See and Be Scene, a one-night only staged-reading showcase on Monday, November 26, 2018 at 7:00pm. Producing Artistic Director Paige Price has assembled some of the hottest talent in local theatre for an up-close-and-personal preview of potential work for the company's 2019-2020 season…

…Set to be showcased at the event is the new musical, Wait Wait Don't Kill Me, with a book by Dave Holstein (Creator of Showtime's new series, Kidding, with Jim CarreyCatherine Keener, and Frank Langella) and Music & Lyrics by Alan Schmuckler (winner of the 2018 Kleban Prize for Musical Theater writing). This is a subversive, comedic new musical satire inspired by the events surrounding the making of NPR's Serial podcast. Think Sweeney Todd set at NPR.

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