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Larry in New York City outside of both theater where the plate next and horrible has been inspiring audiences is an open.
Ever since it opened on Broadway in the spring of 2009.
The musical next to normal has -- electrifying audiences -- this unforgettable songs.
And it's one of the kind story.
I caught up with Tony award winning writer and literacy is -- your key to talk about what inspired him to write this play with his longtime friend and composer Tom -- You know -- and I have both had people realize too close to us who struggled with mental illness we want to write something.
That you know starting just not -- Help us better understand what we're going -- Suffer from mental illness and the people around how -- and that's where we started really.
The characters you play the hand in -- -- just leave my -- -- -- the amazing -- -- disease that you chose to fight Holmes.
It's a very complex disease in her diagnosis I think is not the clearest diagnosis of bipolar disorder I think that that's primarily what.
What -- her throughout the process example that psychologist psychiatrist consulting with us on it.
Strayed beyond I think -- typical bipolar diagnosis.
But we chose that sort of central problem for her because we wanted to chart the ups and -- gets me to -- question is a beautiful.
So I wish -- good thing it would buy a public line.
Which is sung by -- which is that I miss the mountains right.
But I miss the mountains and as I can -- I can't think I try.
-- Well this is a woman at this stage of her life she has been.
Some doctors who did their very best to level out her her eyes.
And they've helped her -- disease but she realizes that means that cost of feeling some things she wishes.
That she enjoys them.
But she enjoys -- network part of her life.
Next to normal not only tackles what bipolar does to an individual it also heartbreak it only demonstrates that -- takes on an entire family unit.
Tony award nominated actor.
An experience that has -- ever change the way he looks at little.
I think that there should be any team involved with -- and that it's in this shows incredibly therapeutic.
That's what's crazy about it and that's what -- that amazingly beautiful impact it has.
He's a therapeutic aspect but you don't have to.
Have a family member who or yourself have this particular issue to not understand or get the show.
And you can click with the because everyone has a family whether it's a good -- or not there's love there's loss there's hope there's light involved with.
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