BWW TV Exclusive: GYPSY's Leigh Ann Larkin 'FLIPS' For BroadwayWorld (Part 1)
Adorable Leigh Ann Larkin is making her Broadway debut in GYPSY which opened on March 27th, 2008 at the St. James Theatre. A bundle of dynamite - BroadwayWorld gave Larkin a FLIP video camera so she could take you, our readers, backstage for some fun behind the scenes! Leigh Ann introduces herself and shows you around her dressing room in this first video which ends with... (oh, we won't spoil it!). Click below to watch now and check back as Leigh Ann continues to FLIP for BroadwayWorld with fellow cast members and other surprises! Gypsy has returned to Broadway, starring Patti LuPone as "Mama Rose," reunited with co-stars Boyd Gaines (Herbie) and Laura Benanti (Louise). Directed by multiple Tony Award winner and author of the musical Arthur Laurents, Gypsy began previews on March 3, 2008. Gypsy also stars Leigh Ann Larkin as "Dainty June", Tony Yazbeck as "Tulsa", Marilyn Caskey as "Electra", Alison Fraser as "Tessie", and Lenora Nemetz as "Mazeppa"; with Bill Bateman as "Mr. Goldstone", Jim Bracchitta as "Uncle Jocko", Sami Gayle as "Baby June", Bill Raymond as "Pop", Brian Reddy as "Weber", and Emma Rowley as "Baby Louise".
Gypsy is written by three legendary theatrical giants. The book is by two-time Tony Award winning legend Arthur Laurents, with music by two-time Tony Award winner Jule Styne and lyrics by multiple Tony Award winner Stephen Sondheim. The 1959 blockbuster, originally directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins, boasts a legendary score with such classic songs as "Everything's Coming Up Roses," "Rose's Turn" and "Some People."
Shot by Leigh Ann Larkin
Edited by Craig Brockman
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