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The play is written by Tony winner John Logan and directed by Tony winner Joe Mantello with an official opening expected for April 24.
This interesting play and casting of one of the world's most prima diva splaying the character of one of Hollywood's ultimate divas and biggest power brokers. Ms. Menger's was the first female agent in Hollywood. Not only that, was she a Hollywood pioneer would wielded a great deal of power for a great deal of time (almost a miracle in that industry).
If anyone sees this, please let me know what you think.
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Since many of you may not be aware of both these talented ladies, here's more information to learn from. Ms. Midler. Ms. Mengers has passed to the better side in 2011. Read the Vanity Fair article by Graydon Carter in October 2011, Remembering Sue Mengers: Everyone Came to Sue's
Visit Bette Midler's website at http://www.bettemidler.com.
But better than than all of that, go see the fucking play and tell us about it. For more information:
I'll Eat You Last: A New Play by Hollywood's most outrageous superagent, Sue Mengers.
Despite the success or lack thereof of this endeavor, a learned person should be aware of these two goddesses.