Sadly, 'The Last Ship' Sinks

January 12, 2015 6:08 PM

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The thing Broadway producers don't seem to fathom (as reported in Patrick Healy's article in The New York Times January 7) is that musicals by their very nature are not always feel-good events. And so The Last Ship will inevitably sink on Jan. 24 after a four-month run.

I saw 'Last Ship' along with "Sideshow" (that closed over the weekend) and I loved them both. Yet, I'm not surprised at their tragic failures from lack of audience. Making my way to the theaters I was forced to witness Broadway in its garish festoonery of childish ugliness, as I ploughed my way thro...

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