Synopsis by Mark Deming
Kathy Najimy and Mo Gaffney bring their award-winning off-Broadway revue to the screen in this video adaptation. The Kathy and Mo Show: Parallel Lives was written by its stars, Najimy and Gaffney; they play a variety of roles in this series of satirical sketches, ranging from two Supreme Beings dividing up gender responsibilities over a ping-pong match to working women undergoing the torture of dressing for a day on the job. This version of The Kathy and Mo Show: Parallel Lives was produced for the premium cable network HBO, where it originally aired in 1991.
gender-roles, play [drama], revue, sketch-comedy, women