A silly question, I think — how on earth could you choose?
But it’s fascinating to read what five well-known musical-theater fans (including Frank Rich, George C. Wolfe and Nora Ephron) think about what makes a great musical and why they are drawn to the shows they are. I often don’t agree with them, but this article from New York Magazine makes for really good reading.
What about you? What’s your favorite, and why? (And I’m sorry, but it can’t be that you were in it in high school.) Let’s hear it.