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She is best known for her role as Fran Fine in the hit TV series The Nanny (1993‚Äď1999), and for her nasal voice and thick New York accent. Drescher made her screen debut with a small role in the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever, and later appeared in American Hot Wax (1978) and Wes Craven's ... (read complete bio)
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She is best known for her role as Fran Fine in the hit TV series The Nanny (1993‚Äď1999), and for her nasal voice and thick New York accent. Drescher made her screen debut with a small role in the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever, and later appeared in American Hot Wax (1978) and Wes Craven's ... (read complete bio)
Kimberely Locke, Jennifer DiNoia and Christine Nolan to Perform at PRIDE AT THE FARM Photo Kimberely Locke, Jennifer DiNoia and Christine Nolan to Perform at PRIDE AT THE FARM
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

Broadway Sings for Pride cast members Billboard artist Kimberely Locke, and Broadway's Jennifer DiNoia and Christine Nolan will perform at Pride at the Farm in Queens, NY this Saturday, July, 31, 2021.

What to Do on Your Next New York City Trip: 25 Attractions That Are Open Now! Photo What to Do on Your Next New York City Trip: 25 Attractions That Are Open Now!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2021

Looking to lounge and have a picnic in Central Park or Bryant Park? Hoping to check out a museum, like the MoMA, The Met, or the Guggenheim? Or just wanting to get the full experience with a tour on the Circle Line or The RIDE bus tour? You will find all of that and more on our list.

Nicolas King to Celebrate New Album With NYC Concert and National Tour Dates Photo Nicolas King to Celebrate New Album With NYC Concert and National Tour Dates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2021

Nicolas King will celebrate his recent album Act One: Celebrating 25 Years of Recordings from Club44 Records with a string of concert dates throughout the summer including New York’s The Green Room 42 on August 5 at 7:00 PM.

Nicolas King Celebrates CD Release With August 5th Show at The Green Room 42 Photo Nicolas King Celebrates CD Release With August 5th Show at The Green Room 42
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 19, 2021

Nicolas King has been hard at work, and the work is paying off for him and his fans.

JoBeth Williams and Harris Yulin to Star in WE HAVE TO HURRY Livestream Production Photo JoBeth Williams and Harris Yulin to Star in WE HAVE TO HURRY Livestream Production
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 25, 2021

Oscar, Emmy  and  Golden Globe nominated actress JoBeth Williams and Award winning Broadway, film and television actor Harris Yulin are set to star in the next monthly digital presentation of the new play  We Have To Hurry, streaming live via Broadway on Demand for two performances only, Saturday, July 10th at 8pm and Sunday, July 11th at 3pm.

VIDEO: Fran Drescher Chats About THE NANNY Broadway Musical on THE VIEW! Photo VIDEO: Fran Drescher Chats About THE NANNY Broadway Musical on THE VIEW!
by Stage Tube - Jun 9, 2021

The musical will feature a book co-written by Emmy and Golden Globe Award nominee Drescher and Jacobson, with lyrics by Emmy and Golden Globe winner Rachel Bloom and music by Bloom and three-time Emmy winner and the late Tony Award nominee Adam Schlesinger.

Alan Cumming, Ariana DeBose, Demi Lovato and More Added to Stone Wall Safe Spaces Con Photo Alan Cumming, Ariana DeBose, Demi Lovato and More Added to Stone Wall Safe Spaces Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021

Stars have been announced for the Stonewall Inn Safe Spaces Concert for The Stonewall Inn Gives Back Initiative. The concert event, which will serve as The Stonewall Inn’s official PRIDE kick-off, will benefit The Stonewall Inn Gives Back Initiative’s Safe Spaces Community Partners, which are LGBTQA+ Centers in select areas across the country.

Nancy Pelosi, Alexandra Billings, Margaret Cho, Billy Eichner, and More Join The Ston Photo Nancy Pelosi, Alexandra Billings, Margaret Cho, Billy Eichner, and More Join The Stonewall Inn Safe Spaces Virtual Event
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 24, 2021

Tom D'Angora and Michael D'Angora present The Stonewall Inn Safe Spaces Concert for The Stonewall Inn Gives Back Initiative (SIGBI), the official non-profit of The Stonewall Inn.

WE HAVE TO HURRY Hosts Virtual Stage Door With Performance Photo WE HAVE TO HURRY Hosts Virtual Stage Door With Performance
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2021

We Have to Hurry , by a new work by acclaimed playwright, actor, and director Dorothy Lyman starring Kathleen Chalfant and Elliott Gould will host a Virtual Stage Door.

Kelli O'Hara and Steve Tyrell To Perform At The East End Chapter/Jeanne Kaye League A Photo Kelli O'Hara and Steve Tyrell To Perform At The East End Chapter/Jeanne Kaye League Award Event
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2021

The East End Chapter/Jeanne Kaye League of New York City announced today that Tony Award-winning actress and performer Kelli O'Hara along with Grammy Award-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell will perform at City of Hope's Spirit of Life Award event on May 10.

Nicolas King's Album Release Party to Feature Carol Burnett, Fran Drescher, Max von E Photo Nicolas King's Album Release Party to Feature Carol Burnett, Fran Drescher, Max von Essen, Norm Lewis and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 15, 2021

CLUB44 RECORDS will celebrate the new Nicolas King album Act One: Celebrating 25 Years of Recordings on Wednesday, April 28 at 8:00 PM Eastern with an all-star online release party event. Nicolas will perform several songs with Mike Renzi at the piano.

BWW Interview: Fran Drescher Talks THE NANNY on HBO Max, if She'd Ever Star in the Mu Photo BWW Interview: Fran Drescher Talks THE NANNY on HBO Max, if She'd Ever Star in the Musical Adaptation, Her Spirituality & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 9, 2021

The Nanny is now available to stream on HBO Max. It is also currently being developed into a Broadway musical! We spoke with Fran Drescher about The Nanny's enduring legacy, the development of the Broadway musical, if she'll ever return to a sitcom, how she's changed during this past year, and much more!

Wake Up With BWW 4/6: LA Stage Alliance Ceases Operations, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/6: LA Stage Alliance Ceases Operations, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2021

Today's top stories: LA Stage Alliance ceases all operations, Jeremy Jordan's show 'Carry On' to be streamed as part of BroadwayWorld Events, and more!

Fran Drescher on THE NANNY Musical and the Pop Star She's Eyeing For the Titular Role Photo Fran Drescher on THE NANNY Musical and the Pop Star She's Eyeing For the Titular Role
by Stephi Wild - Apr 5, 2021

Fran Drescher opened up about the upcoming Broadway adaptation of The Nanny that is in the works and answers the questions we've all been asking as to whether or not she'll star!

BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Ann Hampton Callaway Photo BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Ann Hampton Callaway
by Nicholas Adler - Apr 2, 2021

In this interview, I get to discover more about the uber talented Ann Hampton Callaway.

SATURDAY NIGHT SEDER Adds New Digital Content Including Making-Of Documentary, Perfor Photo SATURDAY NIGHT SEDER Adds New Digital Content Including Making-Of Documentary, Performance of 'Next Year' & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2021

This year, with the support of the Jewish nonprofit Reboot, the Saturday Night Seder team is adding digital content leading up to and throughout the week of Passover. These new features include: a behind-the-scenes MAKING-OF short documentary; a new BEHIND THE SCENES interview and performance of ‚ÄúNext Year‚ÄĚ and more.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, March 25- with Ashley Spencer, Brian Stokes Mitchell Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, March 25- with Ashley Spencer, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 25, 2021

Today (March 25) in live streaming: the premiere of Electric Island, AAPI Broadway unites on Stars in the House, Ashley Spencer visits Backstage Live, and more!

Anne Hathaway, Emily Blunt, Fran Drescher and More Join For Pete's Sake Cancer Respit Photo Anne Hathaway, Emily Blunt, Fran Drescher and More Join For Pete's Sake Cancer Respite Foundation Virtual Experience
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 8, 2021

For Pete's Sake Cancer Respite Foundation recently announced that they will be hosting a virtual experience on Thursday, March 25th. The evening will feature performances by Hamilton’s Mandy Gonzalez; Tony Award nominated actress Laura Osnes and more, with guest appearances including Anne Hathaway, Emily Blunt, Fran Drescher, Maria Bello & more.

Student Blog: Dream Cast for a Fiddler on the Roof Movie Remake Photo Student Blog: Dream Cast for a Fiddler on the Roof Movie Remake
by Student Blogger: Hallie Jaffe - Mar 4, 2021

As the number of movie musicals in the making continues to rise, I think we are overdue for a Fiddler on the Roof remake. To get the ball rolling for all you big-time producers, this is my dream cast. 

Fran Drescher Dishes on THE NANNY Musical on THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW Photo Fran Drescher Dishes on THE NANNY Musical on THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 8, 2020

Fran Drescher appeared on The Kelly Clarkson Show today to talk - among other things - about the upcoming stage musical adaptation of her hit TV show 'The Nanny.' 

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