Taylor Mac’s The Young Ladies of…

10 JAN 2009  •  by Zack Smith

The Young Ladies of…
PlayMakers Rep
Through Jan. 11

One must give Taylor Mac credit. As he explained to Friday night’s audience at Playmakers’ production of his one-man show The Young Ladies of…, he had been rushed to the hospital for a kidney stone the night before (he was still passing it) and was, in his words, “hopped up on Vicodin” for his performance. And yet, he never let it get in his way; at no point in his hour and 20-minute performance did he seem anything less than energetic and in the moment, despite his own proclamation that he felt like he was “swimming in a sea of fluorescent lights.”

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