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Bio:
Broadway debut! Regional: War Paint (Goodman); The Marvelous Wonderettes, Les Miserables, The Music Man (Utah Shakespeare Festival); Legally Blonde (Marriott Lincolnshire); Spamalot Phoenix Ent.); and Thoroughly Modern Millie (Prism Theatrics). BFA, Otterbein. Love to my family and Cody! (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway debut! Regional: War Paint (Goodman); The Marvelous Wonderettes, Les Miserables, The Music Man (Utah Shakespeare Festival); Legally Blonde (Marriott Lincolnshire); Spamalot Phoenix Ent.); and Thoroughly Modern Millie (Prism Theatrics). BFA, Otterbein. Love to my family and Cody! (read complete bio)
Stephen Colbert Visits Laura Benanti at MY FAIR LADY! Photo Stephen Colbert Visits Laura Benanti at MY FAIR LADY!
by Linnae Medeiros - Jun 20, 2019

Laura Benanti received a loverly visitor, as Stephen Colbert stopped by to see her in the Lincoln Center Theater's production of My Fair Lady! Check out this photo of Laura, who plays Melania Trump on The Late Show, with Colbert after last night's performance!

Breaking: MY FAIR LADY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Summer Photo Breaking: MY FAIR LADY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Summer
by Nicole Rosky - May 15, 2019

Lincoln Center Theater (under the direction of Andre Bishop) has announced that its award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Bartlett Sher, will ends its long run at the Vivian Beaumont Theater on Sunday, July 7. The production, which won the 2018 Drama Desk, Outer Critics and Drama League Awards for Best Musical Revival, will have played a total of 548 performances (39 previews and 509 performances).

Photo Flash: MY FAIR LADY Celebrates One Year on Broadway Photo Photo Flash: MY FAIR LADY Celebrates One Year on Broadway
by Julie Musbach - Apr 15, 2019

My Fair Lady on Broadway recently celebrated their landmark one year anniversary. Check out photos from the party below!

Alexander Gemignani to Join the Cast of MY FAIR LADY with a Little Bit of Luck Photo Alexander Gemignani to Join the Cast of MY FAIR LADY with a Little Bit of Luck
by Julie Musbach - Mar 27, 2019

Lincoln Center Theater has announced that Alexander Gemignani will assume the role of Alfred P. Doolittle in MY FAIR LADY, directed by Bartlett Sher, beginning Tuesday, April 30

Laura Benanti Extends Run in MY FAIR LADY Through July! Photo Laura Benanti Extends Run in MY FAIR LADY Through July!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 11, 2019

Broadway has grown accustomed to her face, and we just can't get enough.  Lincoln Center Theater (under the direction of Andre Bishop) has announced that Laura Benanti, who recently garnered rave reviews for her performance as Eliza Doolittle, will continue in that role in its award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Bartlett Sher, through Sunday, July 7 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street).      

Photo Flash: A Loverly First Look at Danny Burstein & Christian Dante White in MY FAI Photo Photo Flash: A Loverly First Look at Danny Burstein & Christian Dante White in MY FAIR LADY!
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 17, 2019

Earlier this month, six time Tony nominee Danny Burstein and Christian Dante White  assumed the role of Alfred P. Doolittle and Freddy Eynsford-Hill in Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady, directed by Bartlett Sher, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). Check out a first look at the duo in action below!

Christian Dante White to Take Over Role of Freddy in MY FAIR LADY Photo Christian Dante White to Take Over Role of Freddy in MY FAIR LADY
by Julie Musbach - Dec 19, 2018

Christian Dante White will assume the role of Freddy Eynsford-Hill in Lerner & Loewe's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Bartlett Sher, beginning Tuesday, January 8 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). He succeeds Jordan Donica who originated the role in this award-winning production.

BWW TV: Dance All Night with New Highlights of Laura Benanti in MY FAIR LADY! Photo BWW TV: Dance All Night with New Highlights of Laura Benanti in MY FAIR LADY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 26, 2018

Tony Award winner Laura Benanti just assumed the role of Eliza Doolittlein its award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady, directed by Bartlett Sher, for a limited engagement through Sunday, February 17. Check out highlights of Benanti in action below!

VIDEO: Laura Benanti & the Cast of MY FAIR LADY Perform 'Wouldn't it Be Loverly' on t Photo VIDEO: Laura Benanti & the Cast of MY FAIR LADY Perform 'Wouldn't it Be Loverly' on the Parade
by Robert Diamond - Nov 22, 2018

It was loverly! The cast of MY FAIR LADY, led by Laura Benanti, performed 'Wouldn't it Be Loverly' on the Thanksgiving Day Parade. Check out the video below!

VIDEO: Laura Benanti Talks MY FAIR LADY on Facebook Live Photo VIDEO: Laura Benanti Talks MY FAIR LADY on Facebook Live
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2018

Tony Award winner Laura Benanti just assumed the role of Eliza Doolittle in the award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady, directed by Bartlett Sher, for a limited engagement through Sunday, February 17. She recently went live on Facebook to answer questions about starring in the production. Missed it when it was live? You can now watch the full video below!

Photo Flash: Just You Wait! More Shots of Laura Benanti in MY FAIR LADY Photo Photo Flash: Just You Wait! More Shots of Laura Benanti in MY FAIR LADY
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 9, 2018

Tony Award winner Laura Benanti just assumed the role of Eliza Doolittlein its award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady, directed by Bartlett Sher, for a limited engagement through Sunday, February 17.

Photo Flash: You'll Grow Accustomed to Her Face! First Look at Laura Benanti in MY FA Photo Photo Flash: You'll Grow Accustomed to Her Face! First Look at Laura Benanti in MY FAIR LADY
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 31, 2018

Tony Award winner Laura Benanti just assumed the role of Eliza Doolittlein its award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady, directed by Bartlett Sher, for a limited engagement through Sunday, February 17.

Get Him To The Church On Time! Danny Burstein to Join the Cast of MY FAIR LADY Photo Get Him To The Church On Time! Danny Burstein to Join the Cast of MY FAIR LADY
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 16, 2018

Blimey! It has been announced that six-time Tony Award nominee Danny Burstein will assume the role of Alfred P. Doolittle in its award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Bartlett Sher, for a 16-week limited engagement beginning Tuesday, January 8 through Sunday, April 28, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street).

Breaking: Patti LuPone to Undergo Surgery; WAR PAINT Will Close Earlier Than Planned Photo Breaking: Patti LuPone to Undergo Surgery; WAR PAINT Will Close Earlier Than Planned
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

The new Broadway musical, WAR PAINT, which stars Broadway legends and two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole together for the first time, will now play its final performance on Sunday, November 5, 2017.

WAR PAINT Will Put its 'Best Face Forward' For the Final Time this December; Closing  Photo WAR PAINT Will Put its 'Best Face Forward' For the Final Time this December; Closing Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

The new Broadway musical, WAR PAINT, which stars Broadway legends and two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole together for the first time, will play its final performance on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 8:00pm.

VIDEO: WAR PAINT's Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole Chat Cosmetics, Headshots and  Photo VIDEO: WAR PAINT's Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole Chat Cosmetics, Headshots and More with Kristin Chenoweth
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole, who co-star in Broadway's War Paint, sat down for an interview with fellow Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth this afternoon via Facebook Live. If you missed it, you can check out everything the trio had to say - from Elizabeth Arden's products and inspiring vocalists to first headshots - in the video below!

Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole Sign Copies of WAR PAINT Album Today at Barnes & Noble
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

Ghostlight Records is celebrating the Original Broadway Cast Recording of the new musical WAR PAINT - starring two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole - with a special in-store event at Barnes & Noble today, July 14 at 2:30 PM.

Photo Coverage: WAR PAINT Cast Toasts 100 Broadway Performances!
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - Jul 7, 2017

WAR PAINT, currently running at the Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41st Street), played a sold-out run in Chicago last summer where it became the most successful show in Goodman Theatre's history. War Paint was nominated for four 2017 Tony Awards, including 'Best Actress in a Musical' for both of the leading ladies. Now the show is celebrating 100 performances on Broadway and BroadwayWorld was on hand for a special toast with the cast!

Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole to Sign Copies of WAR PAINT Album at Barnes & Noble
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

Ghostlight Records will celebrate the Original Broadway Cast Recording of the new musical WAR PAINT - starring two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole - with a special in-store event at Barnes & Noble on Friday, July 14 at 2:30 PM. 

VIDEO: WAR PAINT Cast Album Out Today; Go Inside the Studio with New Medley!
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Ghostlight Records has released the Original Broadway Cast Recording of the new musical War Paint - starring two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole - in digital and streaming formats today, Friday, May 26. Watch a special new 'War Paint Medley' music video featuring three of the show's most acclaimed songs - 'Forever Beautiful,' 'Pink' and 'Face to Face' - below! The video includes exclusive footage from both the recording studio and the stage production, in addition to historical photography.

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