It’s always fascinating to be a small piece of an enormous work, such as This is Reading. For months, you hear bits and bobs about the grand scheme but focus only on your tiny piece. This past weekend, we saw it all come together at Franklin Street Station.
This week’s episode features monologues & music based on interviews with porn stars for Michael Friedman and Bess Wohl’s new musical, “Pretty Filthy.” Actors Emily Rossell, Greg Hildreth and Colleen Werthmann portray adult entertainment pros Avy Scott, Dan Silver and Kylie Ireland, respectively. Rossell also sings Friedman’s “First Contract Girl.” Also, a live audience at Joe’s Pub plays Pornified Broadway, a game in which they create porn titles from the names of Broadway shows.
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