Patrick Bateman’s solipsism set to music? Sounds like a perfectly bizarre set up for the musical tale of a raging narcissist in money-obsessed 1980s Manhattan. Matt Smith carries the central role with confidence certainly garnered from his latest turn as Doctor Who. No word on whether any Huey Lewis tracks made it to the stage version.
American Psycho is showing at Almeida Theatre December 3 through January 25.