Lisa Emery, Trip Cullman, Jacqueline Sydney, Beth Behrs, Erik Lochtefeld, and Halley Feiffer celebrate their opening night.
Lisa Emery, Trip Cullman, Jacqueline Sydney, Beth Behrs, Erik Lochtefeld, and Halley Feiffer celebrate their opening night.
(© David Gordon)

MCC Theater celebrated the opening night of Halley Feiffer's new play A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynecologic Oncology Unit at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center of New York City on June 7 at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.

Lisa Emery, Beth Behrs, Erik Lochtefeld, and Jacqueline Sydney take their opening-night bow.
Lisa Emery, Beth Behrs, Erik Lochtefeld, and Jacqueline Sydney take their opening-night bows.
(© David Gordon)

The show is described as follows: "A foul-mouthed twentysomething comedian and a middle-aged man embroiled in a nasty divorce are brought together unexpectedly when their cancer-stricken mothers become roommates in the hospital. Together, this unlikely duo must negotiate some of life's biggest challenges...while making some of the world's most inappropriate jokes. Can these two very lost people learn to laugh through their pain and lean on each other when all they really want to do is run away?"

Lisa Emery, Jacqueline Sydney, Erik Lochtefeld, and Beth Behrs star in A Funny Thing...
Lisa Emery, Jacqueline Sydney, Erik Lochtefeld, and Beth Behrs star in A Funny Thing...
(© David Gordon)

The four-member company is led by Beth Behrs (2 Broke Girls), alongside Erik Lochtefeld (Stupid F**king Bird), Lisa Emery (Marjorie Prime), and Jacqueline Sydney (Eleanor). Trip Cullman directs.

Trip Cullman directs the dark comedy, which is written by Halley Feiffer.
Trip Cullman directs the dark comedy, which is written by Halley Feiffer.
(© David Gordon)

For tickets and more information, click here.