Seen Off Broadway:
The war between the sexes rages on in The Thing About Men, now at the Promenade Theatre. This new musical (book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro, music by Jimmy Roberts) is based on Men, a 1985 German film that was popular in this country. But where Doris Dorrie’s screenplay offered sly, malicious humor, DiPietro’s book is a tonal mess, a mix of the strenuously wacky and the studiously sincere.
Marc Kudisch stars as Tom, a hard-charging, philand