Eugene's lament: "I'll never make it with the Yankees. All the great Yankees are Italian. My mother makes spaghetti with ketchup - what chance do I have? "
One play attends to a romantic present and one seeks to erase a too realistic past.
"Actually, playing someone my own age is harder." Connor Starks who plays the teen aged Eugene Jerome
When the curtain closes on the sunlit beach, it's hard to go back out to winter.
There's a cure for the "love bug," but none for "the plague."
"At fifteen, I was indeed a "star crossed lover," the ball of energy that Romeo is." Josh Krause
"You come across pieces that are done less often and they stick with you as something special. " conductor Adam Bodony
I was set for music college as a bass,but on the radio there was the countertenor Andreas Scholl and knew that I wanted to sing like that." Timothy Wayne-Wright
She has a loving husband and a daughter she adore, but she misses the wild blue.
There's two sides to the story. That's not the way it happened. That's not the whole story...