Opportunity knocked last night at the door of the Marquis Theatre, where Cry-Baby is making its Broadway debut. But nobody answered.
Like Hairspray, this new musical is set in the Baltimore of John Waters' imagination. But Cry-Baby lacks the quirky lead characters who won its sassy sibling near-universal acclaim - not to mention the double fistfuls of Tony Awards.
If you go Cry-Baby is playing at the Marquis Theatre, 1535 Broadway, New York, through Sept. 14. Tickets are $35-$250. Call 800-755-4000 or go to crybabyonbroadway.com.