STAGE TUBE: BUYER & CELLAR's Barrett Foa Discusses Babs, L.L. Cool J
On Monday night, Barrett Foa, the star of the longest-running Off-Broadway comedy BUYER & CELLAR, stopped by WNBC. The Broadway vet talked about the show, which closes in just a few weeks, Barbra Streisand, and his day job on NCIS: LA working with L.L. Cool J and Chris O'Donnell. Check out the video below.
New York's longest-running, critically-acclaimed comedy, Buyer & Cellar, written by Jonathan Tolins and now starring Barrett Foa ("NCIS: Los Angeles"). Buyer & Cellar must play its final performance at the Barrow Street Theatre (27 Barrow Street) on Sunday, July 27, 2014, and will have played 8 preview performances and 458 regular performances during its Barrow Street engagement where it recouped its initial investment faster than any Off-Broadway show in recent history. To date Buyer & Cellar has grossed over $4,000,000 in ticket sales.
The critically-acclaimed comedy Buyer & Cellar, now in its second year, swept the Best of 2013 Theater lists including The New York Times, Associated Press, The Hollywood Reporter, New York Post, New York Daily News, NPR, Newsday, The Huffington Post, AM New York, The New York Observer, The Advocate, The Daily Beast, Entertainment Weekly, NBC New York, Playbill, Towleroad, Gay City News and Time Out New York. Buyer & Cellar won the 2014 Lucille Lortel Award and 2013 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Production.
Buyer & Cellar, directed by Stephen Brackett, had its world premiere in April 2013 at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, where it received rave reviews and played a sold-out, extended run before transferring to the Barrow Street Theatrewhere it opened June 24, 2013.
Buyer & Cellar plays Tuesday through Sunday at 7:30pm and Saturday and Sunday at 2:30pm. There will be no 7:30pm performance on Friday, July 4. Tickets may be purchased by phoning 212- 868-4444 or by visitingwww.smarttix.com. The Barrow Street Theatre box office opens daily at 1pm.
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EVERYONE LOVES BUYER & CELLAR!
"A great show! Deconstructs Streisand's fantasy world in a brilliant exegesis of her films and career. Of course this has more to do with fame, fantasy, entertainment, and persona than it does with the actual Streisand, and that's what elevates it above a witty take on the idea of the public persona." -James Franco
"Everybody go see this play! I really was knocked out by this play. Go see it!"-Andy Cohen
"You must see Buyer & Cellar if you haven't yet!!!!!" -Bernadette Peters
"It goes down as easily and tastily as lemon sorbet, and the only pain in your stomach it creates is the kind that comes from laughing too hard. Perfect summer fare! Nutritious, too. As profound as a [seemingly] light entertainment can be!" -Ben Brantley, The New York Times
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