Music by Cy Coleman; lyrics by Ira
Gasman. Written by David
Newman, Gasman, and Coleman.
Directed by Gary Waldman. With
Jessie Alagna, Ben Bagby, Carl
Barber-Steele, Alex Danyluk,
Jeanne Lynn Gray, Lorenzo
Gutierrez, Nadeen Holloway,
Jonathan Horvath, Elizabeth King,
Miriam King, Teandra Morris, Adam
Simpson, and Dean Swann.
Presented through July 11; Call
Never mind, though, because this Life is a big, gutsy gamble for the tiny Atlantis and a one-of-a-kind chance for area playgoers to catch a fine show in a fine production. If audiences turn out for The Life, perhaps the Atlantis may find a new identity as a purveyor of neglected musical gems. They certainly have got one going on now. Oh, right, about Wayne Gretzky? The Hall of Fame hockey great is credited with a wise epigram we all should keep in mind: "You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take."