War Paint

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)

War Paint

(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

Tickets: $75-$169

Address: 
Nederlander Theatre
208 W 41st St
New York, NY 10036
United States
Phones:
877
250
2929

Map of War Paint