Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad On Craiglist
Thursday, April 18th @ 7:00pm
The Laurie Beechman Theater
407 W. 42nd Street (off of 9th Ave.)
Reservations: 212-695-6909 or www.WestBankCafe.com
After scoring with critics and audiences in LA, Edinburgh and NYC in 2018, Byron Lane’s absurd comedy TILDA SWINTON ANSWERS AN AD ON CRAIGSLIST returns to The Laurie Beechman Theatre for a limited run. Directed by Tom Detrinis (Bright Colors and Bold Patterns) and starring Tom Lenk (Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Rock of Ages on Broadway) as Tilda Swinton, performances begin April 20, 2019.
In TILDA SWINTON ANSWERS AN AD ON CRAIGSLIST, an isolated and aimless gay man with a “roommate wanted” ad on Craigslist finds his life, family, and relationship flipped upside
A big hit with critics and audiences, and following sold out runs in Los Angeles, New York, and Edinburgh Fringe, “Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist” is ready to make its eagerly-awaited San Francisco premiere.”Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist” stars “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and Instagram celebrity Tom Lenk as Tilda Swinton, a modern day Mary Poppins who finds a depressed gay man on Craigslist and insists on studying and dissecting his life to research her next big movie role.British Theatre hails: “5-Stars… Clear why it has become such a cult hit… Hilarious, unforgettable performance by Tom Lenk… Quirky comedy tour de force that keeps the audience in fits of laughter.”Three Weeks Edinburgh says: “5-Stars… A gem of a show that’s downright hysterical, this must be seen to be believed.”And actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt tweeted: “Hilarious, clever, uplifting… highly recommend.”Other critics say: “Mad comedy genius.” -Michael Urie (“Ugly Betty”)”