Saved by Michael Friedman
2008, Off Broadway, New York City
Very Good/ Fan Shot
Details: Based on the 2004 movie of the same name, this musical by Michael Friedman (music and lyrics), John Dempsey and Rinne Groff (book and lyrics) tells the story of good girl Mary and her domineering best friend Hilary Faye. They are starting their senior year at the top of the social food chain at American Eagle Christian High School — that is, until Mary’s boyfriend tells her he thinks he’s gay.
Cast includes: Celia Keenan-Bolger (Mary), Aaron Tveit (Dean), Van Hughes (Patrick), Mary Faber (Hilary Faye), Julia Murney (Lillian), John Dossett (Pastor Skip), Curtis Holbrook (Roland), Morgan Weed (Cassandra), Juliana Ashley Hansen (Lana), Emily Walton (Tia), Josh Breckenridge (Shane), Jason Michael Snow (Zac), Daniel Zaitchik (Jesus/Nurse/Mitch).