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Plays for Two

Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened
Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened, a new documentary about the original Broadway cast of the 1981 Stephen Sondheim-Hal Prince musical Merrily We Roll Along, which Kitt produced and co-wrote, is now playing around the country to critical acclaim:

Los Angeles Times
"A triumph!"
Entertainment Weekly
Hollywood Reporter

New York Times’ Ten Best Films of 2016
Newsweek’s Favorite Documentaries of 2016
Slate’s Best Films of 2016
The Wrap’s Best Films of 2016
Los Angeles Times’ Documentaries to Watch for Oscar Season

"Touching, sweet and altogether exuberant! There have been other backstage documentaries over the years, but Best Worst might well be the best."
Huffington Post

"You don't have to be a fan of Broadway musicals to love every minute of Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened...This movie is more than good, pal. It's indispensable."
Rolling Stone

See the trailer here!

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
The Live from Lincoln Center presentation of Sweeney Todd, on which Kitt was as a member of the directing team, was awarded the Outstanding Special Class Program Emmy Award.

New Publications
In December, Kitt's play Good Enough was published in the Vintage Press anthology Plays for Three (available on Amazon) and his play And it came to pass in those days... was published in Collective 10: Volume 3 (also available on Amazon).

University Teaching
Kitt recently joined the faculty of the New School for Drama in New York City and will be traveling in February to Oslo, Norway to teach intensive courses in Script Analysis, Film Directing, and the History of Method Acting at NKSI Høyskole (Norwegian Actors College), where he is also on the faculty.

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