“The musical revue Closer Than Ever was first produced in 1989 at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Massachusetts, before moving to New York. It went on to receive the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadway Musical, and its creators (including lyricist Richard Maltby Jr. and composer David Shire) were nominated for a Drama Desk Award.
The show—which features four actors over 40 sharing their life experiences through song—holds up well in 2022. Themes like marriage, divorce, parenthood struggles and aging are universal and timeless—and CVRep’s production of Closer Than Ever is flat-out terrific. Each member of the cast has an impressive voice and strong acting skills…”