Good Night, Oscar

By Doug Wright, Directed by Lisa Peterson

March 12 - April 17 in the Albert Theatre

Anything Can Happen on Live TV, and One Night it Did.

It’s 1958, and Jack Paar hosts the hottest late-night talk-show on television. His favorite guest? Character actor, pianist and wild card Oscar Levant. Famous for his witty one-liners, Oscar has a favorite: “There’s a fine line between genius and insanity; I have erased this line.” Tonight, Oscar will prove just that when he appears live on national TV in an episode Paar’s audience—and the rest of America—won’t soon forget. Good Night, Oscar explores the nexus of humor and heartbreak, the ever-dwindling distinction between exploitation and entertainment, and the high cost of baring one’s soul for public consumption. 

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March 21, 2022: Doug Wright's *Good Night, Oscar* Extension Through April 24

March 17, 2022: March 17, 2022: Photos and Video for Doug Wright's *Good Night, Oscar*

February 18, 2022: Casting Details for Doug Wright's *Good Night, Oscar*

June 9, 2021: Announcing the 2021/2022 Homecoming Season


Good Night, Oscar