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Photos: The Cast of FRANKIE AND JOHNNY IN THE CLAIR DE LUNE Take Their Bows at the Opening Night Celebration

Last night, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune celebrated opening night, ahead of tonight's official opening.

Check out photos of the cast taking their bows below!

The new Broadway production of Terrence McNally's Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune, starring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Audra McDonald and two-time Academy Award nominee Michael Shannon, directed by Obie Award winner Arin Arbus, opens officially tonight, May 30, at the Broadhurst Theater.

In the new Broadway production, Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon, two of the most acclaimed actors of their generation, will bring new life to the bruised dreamers of Terrence McNally's timely and timeless romance. Director Arin Arbus, in her Broadway debut, directs this portrait of a lonely waitress and a short order cook whose first date turns into a one-night stand - and maybe more.

Originally produced more than 30 years ago Off-Broadway, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune is one of McNally's most acclaimed plays and will appear on Broadway as the playwright celebrates his 80th birthday. The play was a runaway hit from 1987 to 1989, returned to Broadway in a highly praised production in 2002 and was also turned into a feature film.

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Theatre Marquee for the Opening Night Performance of "Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune" starring Michael Shannon and Audra McDonald at the Broadhurst Theatre on May 29, 2019 in New York City.

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Lobby Cast Board

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Michael Shannon

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Michael Shannon and Audra McDonald

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Michael Shannon Broadhurst Theatre on May 29, 2019 in New York City.

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Michael Shannon

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Michael Shannon and Audra McDonald

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Terrence McNally

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Michael Shannon, Terrence McNally, Arin Arbus and Audra McDonald

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Michael Shannon, Terrence McNally, Arin Arbus and Audra McDonald

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Michael Shannon, Terrence McNally, Arin Arbus

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Michael Shannon, Terrence McNally, Arin Arbus and Audra McDonald

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Michael Shannon, Terrence McNally, Arin Arbus and Audra McDonald

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Arin Arbus, Terrence McNally, Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon

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Arin Arbus, Terrence McNally, Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon

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Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon

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Arin Arbus, Terrence McNally, Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon

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Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon

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Arin Arbus, Terrence McNally, Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon

Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune
Arin Arbus, Terrence McNally, Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon


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