The way Richard Greenberg tells it, the idea sounds almost accidental: Why not make the movie “Far From Heaven” into a musical? Todd Haynes’s 2002 art-house film doesn’t exactly lend itself to characters bursting exuberantly into song, but a musical it has become. With a book by Greenberg, a score by Scott Frankel, and lyrics by Michael Korie, it has just begun a string of performances at Williamstown Theatre Festival, where it stars Kelli O’Hara, on vacation from Broadway.
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