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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.

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

Other productionsEdit

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:

ReferencesEdit

  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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  5. ^ Maxwell, Dominic (October 21 2006). Hmm, smells like a hit to me. The Times.
  6. ^ About:The Underpants. OffWestend.com
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  8. ^ http://www.langhorneplayers.org/
  9. ^ http://www.adelaide.edu.au/theatreguild/current/underpants/
  10. ^ http://www.firstpres-fw.org/~theater/home.htm/
  11. ^ http://www.princetonsummertheater.org/
  12. ^ /http://artistsensemble.org/The_Underpants.html/
  13. ^ http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/theatre_arts/omt/season/2009_2010/upants.html
  14. ^ http://www.penobscottheatre.org
  15. ^ http://intraweb.stockton.edu/eyos/page.cfm?siteID=69&pageID=408
  16. ^ http://www.salemstatelog.com/opinion/the-underpants-production-set-to-be-a-rip-roaring-good-time-1.2122977#.Uyxgo6hdWaw
  17. ^ http://www.pentacletheatre.org
  18. ^ http://www.nida.edu.au
  19. ^ http://www.mcpherson.edu/theatre
  20. ^ http://www.losmedanos.edu/drama/productions.asp
  21. ^ http://floridastudiotheatre.org/show_shows.php?id=398
  22. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/theatre/roll-on-the-floor/article4439179.ece
  23. ^ http://www.hartfordstage.org/underpants/
  24. ^ http://www.ctnow.com/arts-theater/hc-rizzo-didi-conn-0124-20140124,0,7654974.story
  25. ^ http://syracusestage.org/showinfo.php?id=58
  26. ^ "Savannahs Premiere Theatre Ensemble". Savannahs Premiere Theatre Ensemble. Retrieved 2015-12-07.
  27. ^ http://www.acrosstown.org/2015-2016-season
  28. ^ http://fctstage.org/steve-martins-the-underpants/
  29. ^ http://www.artofwny.org/
  30. ^ https://theatre.wisc.edu/university-theatre-productions/current-ut-season/the-underpants/