Legendary leading ladies (and each a two-time Tony Award winner) Patti LuPone (left) and Christine Ebersole (right) play legendary beauty queens Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden in “War Paint.” (Joan Marcus)
(Closes Nov. 5, 2017)
(2 hrs 30 mins)
Masters of self-invention and mistresses of lipstick and rouge, Helena Rubinstein (Patti LuPone) and Elizabeth Arden (Christine Ebersole) defined beauty and the cosmetics industry in the 20th century. But did these savvy businesswomen and competitors like each other? The claws come out in this musical written and directed by the team behind “Grey Gardens” several seasons ago.
Schedule: Tu 7 pm, W-Sa 8 pm, W & Sa 2 pm, Su 3 pm