‘Central Park’: ‘Bob’s Burgers‘ Creator Crafts A Funny, Smart Musical Series With A Talented Cast …

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Bouchard’s new show, “Central Park,” treats both elements with equal urgency, which is for the best if only to differentiate it from “Bob’s Burgers.”

Animator Loren Bouchard first opened the doors on “Bob’s Burgers” back in 2011, telling a working-class narrative about a dysfunctionally loving family struggling to keep their oceanside burger joint afloat despite the efforts of competing restaurants, vengeful health inspectors, and their pernicious kooky landlord to put them out of business. The series determinedly downplays politics: Bouchard and his writers prioritize the Belcher clan first and baked-in socioeconomic concerns second, letting interactions between the former tease out the latter. Bouchard’s new show, “Central Park,” treats both elements with equal urgency, which is for the best if only to differentiate it from “Bob’s Burgers.”

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