“Jerry Maguire, hang up your cell phone; Ari Gold, park your Ferrari. Make room for the super sports agent of ‘King Liz'” - New York Theatre Magazine
In the fast-paced, cut-throat world of sports agents, Liz is not letting anyone discount her skill — and most certainly not because of her race or her sex. But when a volatile young client steps way out of line, “King Liz” may finally have met her match. Next summer, the Playhouse presents the Chicago premiere of this wise-cracking portrait of a woman in a man’s world.
“Witty observations on the emotional damage inflicted by neurotic people in the name of love…” – VARIETY
When Suzanna sets up her best friend with her husband’s co-worker, she thinks she’s making a kind gesture. But when mixing a brutally honest businessman with an emotionally-fragile college dropout, the results can be explosive. Called “engrossing as it is ferociously funny” by the New York Times, this dark comedy explores what we really owe one another… from old friends to virtual strangers.