In this interview with Extended Play, members of the original cast of "This Beautiful City" talk about the show's origins, Michael Friedman's legacy and the bittersweet experience of recording the new album.
In this, the final episode in our “Pretty Filthy” series, actors Emily Ackerman, Daoud Heidami, Nina Hellman, Dael Orlandersmith & Gibson Frazier portray, respectively, porn titans Lynn LeMay, Sebastian Silver, Kelly Holland, Pamela Peaks & Eli Cross. Plus, a live audience at Joe’s Pub in NYC plays porn charades. All monologues are based on interviews conducted for the new Michael Friedman/Bess Wohl musical, “Pretty Filthy.” Special thanks to our interviewing team: Mia Barron, Laura Nix, Taylor Wilcox, and Matt Maher.
To subscribe to “Let Me Ascertain You” — the Civilians’ podcast — using iTunes, click here.