’s second Broadway
hit, Barefoot in the Park features the comic
adventures of a newly married
couple (Paul and Corie) in the Big Apple
. As their honeymoon
comes to a close, they discover that their 6th floor walkup has no furniture and a skylight with a hole in it. Not to mention an upstairs neighbor (Victor Velasco) who needs to use their fire escape in order to get to his apartment and a mother-in-law
(Ethel) who just doesn’t seem to approve of anything.
Barefoot in the Park first ran on Broadway in 1963 and featured a cast that included Robert Redford and Elizabeth Ashley.
Later adapted to film in 1967.