Marin Mazzie (left) and Molly Ranson in a scene from Carrie, photo by Joan Marcus
Rather than review
MCC's production of
, currently playing at The Lucille Lortel, Mark Peikert and Jerry Portwood--who both saw the play (including the very first preview on January 31, which was attended by Piper Laurie, the actress who played Carrie's mother in the original movie)--GChat their take on the performance. Here, we present their unvarnished conversation, ranging from teen bullying campaigns to Susan Sontag and Betty Buckley, to help you decide if this is the
stage adaptation for you.
Feb 29, 2012
: Seeing Carrie tonight; did it get better?
: it's def better than when I saw it before
But that WAS the first preview, so I hope it would
the two ladies [Marin Mazzie & Molly Ranson] are worth it
but overall I think it's just... hard to satisfy our bloodlust