Details have been revealed about the much-mooted Broadway debut of popular curmudgeon and co-creator of Seinfeld Larry David
. Fish In The Dark, written by David, showcases the Curb Your Enthusiasm
star in a role that shockingly isn’t a million miles from what he does best. Throw in a plot, so to speak, about a family bereavement and you have all the ingredients for a comedy blacker than Marilyn Manson
’s duvet cover. Unless he’s planning a deviation into dramatic territory (highly unlikely but we can’t rule it out) this looks to be more of the trademark Larry-based calamity, though the chance to see this brilliant performer spew venom live makes the production a hot ticket from the off.
David famously put himself on the New York stage in a fictionalized capacity opposite David Schwimmer
in The Producers via Curb, so Fish In The Dark has him putting