This revival of Beth Henley's Pulitzer -prize winning comedy has one problem. It's not funny-and that's because it begins where it should end. Nonetheless, it's still a serviceable vehicle under Kathleen Turner's direction.
There's little hand clapping for the City Center Encores! Applause. For starters, leading lady Christine Ebersole, great as she is, lacks the requisite bitchiness, for the role of Margo Channing- think Lauren Bacall or Bette Davis.