Every once in a while you see a Broadway show that makes you determined, adamant, hungry to create your own production. Not because it inspired you as much as the first time you saw Madonna’s “Vogue” video; rather, because you realize that, if something so mediocre could make it on the Great White Way, you could only do better. Welcome to Lysistrata Jones, the new Douglas Carter Beane musical that has nothing to offer except reason to revolt.
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