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Review: Lizard Boy Tips the Scales in Its Favor
June 14, 2023, 9:03.00 pm ET


Photo: Billy Bustamante

By Brian Scott Lipton

No metaverses? No villains with eight arms or who can transform themselves into giant trucks? No child who must be rescued from a life-threatening situation? What kind of comic book musical is “Lizard Boy,” anyway? First and foremost, this 95-minute piece, now being presented by the Prospect Theatre Company at Theatre Row, is an unusually satisfying show – even if it doesn’t meet all of a comic book lover’s expectations. (It’s not even based on a real comic book!) Continue reading...