For those of you following the stagehands strike on Broadway, the Grinch is back! Wuhoo!
As you know, I’m a huge supporter of unions and solidarity, but this is the holiday season during which Dr. Suess’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! has a special limited run. And anyway, the show has a previously-negotiated special contract with the striking union – and the union was cool with the show going on. Clearly, so is the judge.
There are a lot of happy kids and their families in Whoville tonight. Kudos to the union for helping make this happen. And boo to the producers for wrongly invoking “solidarity” as a reason to deny kids this show.
As the judge said “I think one Grinch in town in enough.”
Here’s my original post on this: