Raw, adjective: 5. crude in quality or character; not tempered or refined by art or taste: raw humor.
As if we needed another reason to make the trek to NYC for a serious theater week - between Sunday in the Park with George, South Pacific, Gypsy and In the Heights - here's yet another one: Damn Yankees.
Faust on Third, Lost Soul at Bat (NYT review)
Can't say I'm a huge fan of Sean Hayes as Applegate, but Jane Krakowski's solid and they've recreated Bob Fosse's choreography (made famous by Gwen Verdon, of course). Oh man. Booking that flight now.
Check out this audio slide show from the NYT. Good pics and charming commentary from Cheyenne Jackson (Joe Hardy).