Helmer Takes On a 'Side' Job

November 2013
Variety;11/5/2013, Vol. 321 Issue 18, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports on director Bill Condon's addition of realism into theater production company La Jolla Playhouse's revival of the musical "Side Show" as of November 5, 2013. It highlights Condon's decision to portray the Siamese twins Daisy and Violet Hilton by actresses who are actually joined at the hip. Background is presented on the 1997 production of the musical's Broadway premiere. Details of the production which is a joint project of La Jolla and the Kennedy Center are discussed.


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