A TALE OF TWO EDIES

The musical version of Grey Gardens, which opened last month at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Broadway, was originally produced at Playwright's Horizons last winter. The stage version is inspired by the cult documentary of the same name, directed and produced by filmmakers and brothers Albert Maysles and David Maysles. Their film, released in 1975, chronicles the story of Edith Bouvier Beale (Big Edie) and her daughter, Edith Beale (Little Edie). They were discovered living in decrepitude

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