Watership Down meets On the Road? When an angst-ridden
fellow abandons his mired life to hit the highways with a bunny
companion, picaresque adventures ensue. A translation of Finnish
novelist Arto Paasilinna's internationally bestselling comedy.
May 21: The musical smash hit Gypsy opened on Broadway on this day in 1959. The bestseller upon which the show is based, Gypsy Rose Lee's memoir Gypsy, told her life as a rags-to-naked success story, and added to…