Our utopian dreams of the morning talk show may have been shattered by the bitter in-fighting on The View (Rosie-era), so it may come as no surprise that Brad and Lori, hosts of Wake Up America!, don’t entirely get along. If you’ve ever wondered just what barbs the co-hosts were capable of trading during commercial breaks, this is your chance to get a glimpse behind the scenes of your favorite nighttime morning show. Bradford Scobie and Laura Sweeney star as a closeted gay Republican and ex-meth-head divorced soccer mom, respectively, who welcome crackpot celebrities, get hopped up on coffee, and let out the vicious inner selves beneath their pearly white smiles.
Fri., May 23, 9:30 p.m., 2008
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you'll never miss Village Voice's biggest stories.