Release date: 2008.
Type: Broadway musical.
Set in the Bronx in 1953, A Catered Affair reveals relationships strained to their limits when a couple must decide whether to spend their life savings on a family business or to launch their only daughter's marriage with a lavish catered affair?the grand wedding they never had. Four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein's book and John Bucchino's score explore the meaning of family and the need for love, both new and reawakened. Fierstein also stars alongside a cast of musical pros including Tony winner Faith Prince and Tony nominee Tom Wopat as the struggling parents.