Frankie and Johnny Stars & Creators Talk Love at First Sight, Intimacy, & the Pitfalls of Life
May 3rd, 2019
by Josh Ferri
Six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald returns to Broadway May 4 opposite Oscar and Tony nominee Michael Shannon in Terrence McNally’s powerful two-hander Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune. The pair play two lonely New Yorkers who find an unexpected and unlikely relationship with one another, despite their fear of connection. The limited revival runs at the Broadhurst Theatre through August 25. In the video above, watch as Audra, Michael, Terrence and director Arin Arbus discuss the timeless themes in the romantic drama.