Dale Wasserman

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2nd Story’s One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Ken Kesey's 1962 novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest was such a dramatic indictment of the culture of the time that it was made into a play the very next year, adapted by Dale Wasserman.
Square peg, round hole
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  March 22, 2013

Review: TBTS' Man of La Mancha is ever-optimistic

The musical Man of La Mancha certainly packs in a lot.
The dream is alive
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  July 01, 2011

Impossible dreamer

If it’s “The Impossible Dream” you’ve come for, you’ll hit paydirt.
The Lyric Stage resurrects Man of La Mancha
By IRIS FANGER  |  September 12, 2007

Implausible dream

Whether beaming optimism is a virtue of America’s collective character or a curse, it certainly looks like it’s here to stay.
A mediocre Man of La Mancha at PPAC
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  March 28, 2007