February 01, 2021
Off-Broadway J. Press Seersucker
The new J. Press Spring/Summer Brochure regenerated my seersucker blood lust. It also rekindled my seersucker time on the off-Broadway stage.
George Axelrod’s play “The Seven Year Itch” lit up Broadway in 1952 and stayed there for 1,141 performances. The star, Tom Ewell, a dedicated J.Press fan, won a Tony Award, although his performance was later dimmed in the movie version when he was paired opposite Marilyn Monroe.
To read this story and many more, purchase the Threading the Needle book by Richard Press.