Lily Tomlin lit up the night at NJPAC

Photo by TV Guide's Brett Patterson

Photo by TV Guide's Brett PattersonSHOW REVIEW

Lily Tomlin lit up the night with outrageous energy Friday night, October 23 at NJPAC in the heart of Newark. Though the sky was overcast and misting, nothing can dim her megawatt smile or lightning quick wit.

We arrived somewhat early, knowing that navigating roadways in rain requires extra effort. The theatre was sparsely populated when we took our seats, but all around us people who hadn’t given themselves extra time were rushing to take their seats prior to showtime. 

Fans packed the seats to the rafters.They ranged in age from pre-Boomers who remember Lily’s first gigs in NYC and