Desperately Seeking Susan 2007

Opened: October 15, 2007
Closing: December 15, 2007

Desperately Seeking Susan - 2007 - West End History , Info & More

Based on the film by Susan Seidelman

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Peter Michael Marino's DESPERATELY SEEKING THE EXIT Adds Additional Performances for Queerly Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2020

Peter Michael Marino's online live comedy 'Desperately Seeking the Exit' will play two performances June 18 and 22 at 7:00 PM ET with Frigid New York's annual Queerly Festival.

BWW Review: DESPERATELY SEEKING THE EXIT Is A Play Worth Seeking Out
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 10, 2020

Peter Michael Marino's one-man play about seeing his musical version of Desperately Seeking Susan produced is laugh-laden and enjoyable, in any format

DESPERATELY SEEKING THE EXIT Adds Additional Online Live Performance May 2
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2020

After selling out the first three weeks of 'Desperately Seeking the Exit: Online Livea?? live streams, Peter Michael Marino once again shares the notorious tale of the making and unmaking of his West End-Blondie-Madonna musical a?oeDesperately Seeking Susan,a?? on Saturday, May 2 at 6:30. 20% of the proceeds will go to the Pittsburgh Fringe, which has moved to a digital platform in the wake of the pandemic.

DESPERATELY SEEKING THE EXIT to be Live Streamed on Easter Sunday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2020

Peter Michael Marino once again shares the notorious true tale of the making and unmaking of his West End-Blondie-Madonna musical 'Desperately Seeking Susan' - on your computer. This 90-minute live streaming event will include a live performance of the award winning tale, plus bonus footage from the actual West End and Tokyo productions.

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DESPERATELY SEEKING THE EXIT Adds Additional Online Live Performances
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2020

After selling out the first three live streams of 'Desperately Seeking the Exit Uncut & Online,' Peter Michael Marino once again shares the notorious tale of the making and unmaking of his West End-Blondie-Madonna musical a?oeDesperately Seeking Susan,a?? between April 1-5, 2020.

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Photo Flashback: 2019 Tony Nominee Laurie Metcalf Takes a Bow in 2007
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by Tori Hartshorn - Mar 5, 2019

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'Desperately Seeking Susan' Spinoff Gets New Twist at DESPERATELY SEEKING THE EXIT ALL-STAR
by Stephi Wild - Jul 9, 2018

In 2007, American Peter Michael Marino wrote the musical version of the Madonna movie 'Desperately Seeking Susan' featuring the hit songs of Blondie. The mega-musical opened on London's West End at the Novello Theatre … and closed a month later. WHOOPS! 'Desperately Seeking the Exit' is Pete's critically acclaimed true story of the making and unmaking of his notorious flop that played everywhere from the USA, to the UK, to Australia.

Bay Street Theater Announces Cast And Creative Team For The World Premiere Of FELLOW TRAVELERS
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2018

Bay Street Theater and Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the full cast and creative team for the World Premiere of FELLOW TRAVELERS, a new play by Jack Canfora, directed by Michael Wilson. The production will run as the first show in Bay Street Theater's 2018 Mainstage Season, from May 29 - June 17, 2018. Single tickets are on sale now, and tickets are also still available as part of a Mainstage Subscription. To purchase tickets and subscriptions, call the Box Office at 631-725-9500 or purchase online at www.baystreet.org.

The True Tale Of Madonna/Blondie Musical Flop Gets Celebrity Twist At DESPERATELY SEEKING THE EXIT
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2018

In 2007, Peter Michael Marino wrote the musical version of the Madonna movie 'Desperately Seeking Susan' featuring the hit songs of Blondie. The mega-musical opened on London's West End...and closed a month later. WHOOPS! 'Desperately Seeking the Exit' is Pete's critically acclaimed true story of the making and unmaking of his notorious flop that played everywhere from the USA, to the UK, to Australia. At this special reading, the show gets a new twist as his roller coaster tale is joined by the talents of chanteuse/impressionist Christina Bianco, Time Out NY Theater Critic Adam Feldman, Broadway/solo star Alison Fraser, Classical Theatre of Harlem's Ty Jones, noted storyteller David Lawson, and solo star Amy Marcs.

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Bay Street Theater Announces Cast And Creative Team For The World Premiere Of FELLOW TRAVELERS
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2018

Bay Street Theater and Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the full cast and creative team for the World Premiere of FELLOW TRAVELERS, a new play by Jack Canfora, directed by Michael Wilson. The production will run as the first show in Bay Street Theater's 2018 Mainstage Season, from May 29 - June 17, 2018. Single tickets are on sale now, and tickets are also still available as part of a Mainstage Subscription. To purchase tickets and subscriptions, call the Box Office at 631-725-9500 or purchase online at www.baystreet.org.

The True Tale Of Madonna/Blondie Musical Flop Gets Celebrity Twist At DESPERATELY SEEKING THE EXIT
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2018

In 2007, Peter Michael Marino wrote the musical version of the Madonna movie 'Desperately Seeking Susan' featuring the hit songs of Blondie. The mega-musical opened on London's West End...and closed a month later. WHOOPS! 'Desperately Seeking the Exit' is Pete's critically acclaimed true story of the making and unmaking of his notorious flop that played everywhere from the USA, to the UK, to Australia. At this special reading, the show gets a new twist as his roller coaster tale is joined by the talents of chanteuse/impressionist Christina Bianco, Time Out NY Theater Critic Adam Feldman, Broadway/solo star Alison Fraser, Classical Theatre of Harlem's Ty Jones, noted storyteller David Lawson, and solo star Amy Marcs.

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by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

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