Publication: The Day
Theater colleagues, he says, “would go, ‘Aaaaaaaaah.’ There was this little air of, ‘Well, good luck with that. We’ll be watching.'”
And then folks got downright funny. Instead of “Show Boat,” they said, it’d be “Row Boat.” Or “No Boat.”
Well, the joke’s on them.
Schweikardt has, in fact, created a show boat for Goodspeed Opera House’s 27-by-20-foot space.