The Underpants

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The Underpants
Written bySteve Martin
Date premieredApril 4, 2002 (2002-04-04)
Place premieredClassic Stage Company
Original languageEnglish
SubjectDie Hose by Carl Sternheim

The Underpants is the most recent adaptation of the 1910 German farce Die Hose by the playwright Carl Sternheim. The adaptation was written by Steve Martin. It was produced at New York City's Off-Broadway theater Classic Stage Company from April 4, 2002 through April 28, 2002.[1] The play, a "farcical send-up of bourgeois snobbery and conformity"[2] was directed by Barry Edelstein and featured Cheryl Lynn Bowers and Byron Jennings as Louise and Theo Maske.

Other productions[edit]

The play has been produced at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles (March - April 2004) and at the Arden Theatre in Philadelphia (September - October 2004. More recent productions include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lortel listing
  2. ^ Somer, Elyse.[1]Curtain Up,March 30, 2002
  3. ^ RN&R > Arts&Culture > Pants on fire > 11.24.05
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  9. ^ http://www.princetonsummertheater.org/
  10. ^ /http://artistsensemble.org/The_Underpants.html/
  11. ^ http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/theatre_arts/omt/season/2009_2010/upants.html
  12. ^ http://www.penobscottheatre.org
  13. ^ http://intraweb.stockton.edu/eyos/page.cfm?siteID=69&pageID=408
  14. ^ http://www.salemstatelog.com/opinion/the-underpants-production-set-to-be-a-rip-roaring-good-time-1.2122977#.Uyxgo6hdWaw
  15. ^ http://www.pentacletheatre.org
  16. ^ http://www.nida.edu.au
  17. ^ http://www.mcpherson.edu/theatre
  18. ^ http://www.losmedanos.edu/drama/productions.asp
  19. ^ http://floridastudiotheatre.org/show_shows.php?id=398
  20. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/theatre/roll-on-the-floor/article4439179.ece
  21. ^ http://www.hartfordstage.org/underpants/
  22. ^ http://www.ctnow.com/arts-theater/hc-rizzo-didi-conn-0124-20140124,0,7654974.story
  23. ^ http://syracusestage.org/showinfo.php?id=58
  24. ^ "Savannahs Premiere Theatre Ensemble". Savannahs Premiere Theatre Ensemble. Retrieved 2015-12-07.
  25. ^ http://www.acrosstown.org/2015-2016-season
  26. ^ http://fctstage.org/steve-martins-the-underpants/
  27. ^ http://www.artofwny.org/
  28. ^ https://theatre.wisc.edu/university-theatre-productions/current-ut-season/the-underpants/