July 15, 2004

Lucille Lortel Theatre, 121 Christopher Street

This hilarious and adorable new musical, based on the bestselling children’s book series by Barbara Park, is written by Marcy Heisler (book and lyrics) and Zina Goldrich (music), two of New York’s most prominent new musical theater writers.

Directed by Broadway veteran Peter Flynn and choreographed by Devanand Janki (Lucille Lortel Award winner for ZANNA, DON’T).

Featuring: Jill Abramovitz, Mary Faber, Keara Hailey, Michael McCoy, Darius Nichols, Adam Overett


“Adam Overett has a few sweet moments as Herb…” —Gordon Cox, Newsday, 7/24/04

“Adam Overett is charming.” —Barbara & Scott Siegel, The Siegel Column, TheaterMania.com, 7/27/04

“[Adam] Overett, playing the boy who steals Junie’s heart, reminds us at show’s end that there’s a touching love story at the heart of this production … It’s a sweet, irony-free moment, and also an astounding bit of acting.” —Christopher Moore, West Side Spirit, 8/5/04

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