LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas. (AP) – The Arkansas State troupe announced Monday that Hillary Clinton will play the offstage giant in Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods” in her former home state of Arkansas.
“Real news, I’m really excited!”. If you’re in Little Rock, watch this production,” Clinton tweeted, her spokesperson confirmed to The Associated Press. Clinton was first lady of Arkansas before becoming the first lady of the United States, representing New York’s Senate Congressman, secretary of state, and then presidential candidates.
Into the Woods” The Giant is the vengeful widow of the giant that Jack killed after climbing up the beanstalk. The giant doesn’t appear on stage, and its sound portion is usually pre-recorded.
Clinton previously had guest roles on the TV shows “Mrs. Secretary” and “Murphy-Brown.”