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Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press

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Born Yesterday stars Jim BelushiRobert Sean Leonard, and Nina Arianda and will play Broadway's Cort Theatre, 138 West 48th Street, beginning previews Thursday, March 31, and opening Sunday, April 24. The cast met the press this week and we were there!

Rounding out the cast of Born Yesterday are Frank Wood (Tony winner for Sideman), Terry Beaver (Tony nominee for The Last Night of Ballyhoo), Patricia Hodges (A Man for All Seasons), Michael McGrath (Tony nominee for Spamalot), Fred ArsenaultBill ChristJennifer ReganLiv RoothDanny RutiglianoAndrew Weems, and Robert Emmet Lunney.

Born Yesterday had its New York premiere on February 4, 1946 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre, starring Paul DouglasJudy Holliday, and Gary Merrill, and produced by Max Gordon. It became an instant hit, ran for 1,642 performances (moving to the Henry Miller's Theatre), and remains the seventh longest running play in Broadway history. The play was adapted to the screen in 1950 with Judy Holliday winning an Academy Award for repeating her stage triumph, this time alongsideBroderick Crawford and William Holden with George Cukor directing. Born Yesterday was revived on Broadway in 1989, starring Ed Asner and Madeline Kahn, and ran for five months, following a national tour.

The preview performance schedule for Born Yesterday is Tuesday through Saturday at 8pm; Wednesday and Saturday at 2pm; Sunday at 3pm. Beginning Tuesday, April 26 the performance schedule is Tuesday at 7pm; Wednesday through Saturday at 8pm; Wednesday and Saturday at 2pm; Sunday at 3pm.

(There is no performance on Friday, April 8; Thursday, June 16; and Friday, June 17; and there will be added performances on Sunday, April 10 at 7:30pm; Monday, June 13 at 8pm; and Sunday, June 19 at 7:30pm. The performance on Sunday, June 12 will be at 2pm.)

Photos by Walter McBride / WM Photos / Retna Ltd.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Atmosphere at the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Set Design at the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi & Doug Hughes attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi & Doug Hughes attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard & Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard & Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi & Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi & Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi & Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi & Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi & Nina Arianda & Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi & Michael McGrath & Nina Arianda & Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Nina Arianda attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Jim Belushi attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Doug Hughes attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Doug Hughes attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Doug Hughes attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Frank Wood attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Michael McGrath & Frank Wood attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Michael McGrath & Frank Wood attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard & Nina Arianda & Frank Wood attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Robert Sean Leonard & Nina Arianda & Frank Wood attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Back: Robert Sean Leonard, Nina Arianda, Frank Wood Front: Patricia Hodges & Terry Beaver attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Back: Michael McCgarh, Robert Sean Leonard, Nina Arianda, Frank Wood Front: Patricia Hodges & Terry Beaver attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Standing: Andrew Weems, Terry Beaver, Patricia Hodges, Michael McGrath, Frank Wood, and Jennifer Regan Seated: Jim Belushi, Nina Arianda, Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Standing: Andrew Weems, Terry Beaver, Patricia Hodges, Michael McGrath, Frank Wood, and Jennifer Regan Seated: Jim Belushi, Nina Arianda, Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press
Standing: Andrew Weems, Terry Beaver, Patricia Hodges, Michael McGrath, Frank Wood, and Jennifer Regan Seated: Doug Hughes, Jim Belushi, Nina Arianda, Robert Sean Leonard attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City. attending the meet & greet for the upcoming Broadway Revival of 'Born Yesterday' at the Roundabout Rehearsal Studios in New York City.

Photo Coverage: Born Yesterday Cast Meets the Press

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.