Michael Bush knows a hit when he sees one. The former associate artistic director of the Manhattan Theater Club predicts “Muscle Bears the Musical,” receiving its world premiere production at Empire Stage this month, will be a hit.
No topic or hallowed tradition is sacred when playwright Michael Aman sits down at his computer. He tackled HIV in his provocative drama “Poz” and provided lighter commentary on gay culture with “Muscle Bears the Musical.”
South Florida theater audiences are best acquainted with playwright Michael Aman’s serious side: