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LCT debut in Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Regional: Legally Blonde (Fulton Theatre); West Side Story, Shrek, Jekyll & Hyde, Young Frankenstein, Tarzan, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Milburn Stone Theatre); The King and I, The Sound of Music, The Music Man (Oregon Ridge Dinner ... (read more)
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LCT debut in Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Regional: Legally Blonde (Fulton Theatre); West Side Story, Shrek, Jekyll & Hyde, Young Frankenstein, Tarzan, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Milburn Stone Theatre); The King and I, The Sound of Music, The Music Man (Oregon Ridge Dinner ... (read more)
AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Celebrates Its 16th Anniversary and Returns To The Green Room 42AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Celebrates Its 16th Anniversary and Returns To The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2019

AT THIS PERFORMANCEa?? celebrates its 16th anniversary and returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys and Understudies from Moulin Rouge; Ain't Too Proud; Broadway Bounty Hunter; Frozen; Kiss Me, Kate; Be More Chill; Alice By Heart; School Of Rock; and Bandstand on Monday, October 7th at 7pm. (more...)

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42; Lineup Announced!AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2019

AT THIS PERFORMANCEa?? returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys and Understudies from AIN'T TOO PROUD; BROADWAY BOUNTY HUNTER; WICKED; KISS ME KATE; BE MORE CHILL; A STRANGE LOOP and ANASTASIA on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH at 7 PM. (more...)

AT THIS PERFORMANCE...Returns to The Green Room 42AT THIS PERFORMANCE...Returns to The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2019

AT THIS PERFORMANCEa?? returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys and Understudies from AIN'T TOO PROUD: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS; THE PROM; BE MORE CHILL; OKLAHOMA!; CHICAGO; BEETLEJUICE; KISS ME KATE and AVENUE Q on MONDAY, AUGUST 5TH at 7 PM. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 7/10: The Cast of MOULIN ROUGE! Meets the Press and More!Wake Up With BWW 7/10: The Cast of MOULIN ROUGE! Meets the Press and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 10, 2019

Today's top stories: the cast of Moulin Rouge! met the press yesterday, and more! (more...)

Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh Will Lead MY FAIR LADY National TourShereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh Will Lead MY FAIR LADY National Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2019

Nederlander Presentations, Inc., has just announced that Shereen Ahmed will be Eliza Doolittle and Laird Mackintosh will be Henry Higgins in the upcoming North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's MY FAIR LADY. Directed by Bartlett Sher, the tour will tech and launch in Syracuse, NY before officially opening at The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Official Press Opening is Thursday, December 19. (more...)

Stephen Colbert Visits Laura Benanti at MY FAIR LADY!Stephen Colbert Visits Laura Benanti at MY FAIR LADY!
by BWW News Desk - 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! (more...)

Vanessa Williams, Paulo Szot, and Jason Gotay To Star In Development Reading of New Musical CHERIVanessa Williams, Paulo Szot, and Jason Gotay To Star In Development Reading of New Musical CHERI
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2019

The development of the musical version of CHERI, with book/lyrics by Teri Hansen and music by Chabrier, Chopin, Debussy, de Falla, Duparc, Ravel, and Satie, directed by Dontee Kiehn (Associate Director: An American In Paris), musical direction by Andy Einhorn (Carousel), and choreography by Parker Esse (Helen Hayes Award 2018,2019), continues with a weeklong private industry reading in Manhattan August 5-12. (more...)

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Announces June 3rd Lineup At The Green Room 42AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Announces June 3rd Lineup At The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2019

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with its next edition of AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, June 3rd at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM. Hosted by series Producing Artistic Director and Casting Director Stephen DeAngelis, the popular series allows performers to showcase their versatility and share anecdotes about their experiences. (more...)

Breaking: MY FAIR LADY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This SummerBreaking: MY FAIR LADY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Summer
by BWW News Desk - 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). (more...)

BWW Interview: MY FAIR LADY's Shereen Ahmed On the Importance of Eliza Doolittle for the Modern AgeBWW Interview: MY FAIR LADY's Shereen Ahmed On the Importance of Eliza Doolittle for the Modern Age
by Courtney Savoia - May 2, 2019

New York City based actress and singer, Shereen Ahmed, has been part of the ensemble of My Fair Lady since the revival at Lincoln Center Theater premiered and more recently was cast as the understudy for the part of Eliza Doolittle. This past weekend, Ahmed had the exciting opportunity to step into the shoes of this iconic leading lady and experience life in the Edwardian era. BroadwayWorld spoke with the talented Ahmed about her personal highlights of the show since its inception; learning from the great Laura Benanti; and why this current revival is perfect for the modern age. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside 2019 ASTEP Color Ball Honoring Laura Benanti At Feinstein's/54 BelowPhoto Flash: Inside 2019 ASTEP Color Ball Honoring Laura Benanti At Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2019

The 2019 ASTEP (Artists Striving to End Poverty) Color Ball honored Laura Benanti and Lutheran Social Services for their work with ASTEP in providing arts education for students who have arrived in the United States as unaccompanied minors - and Laura's work in the creation of Singing You Home: Children's Songs for Family Reunification, in conjunction with Mary-Mitchell Campbell, Broadway music director and Founder Co-Executive Director of ASTEP.  (more...)

Shereen Ahmed, Linda Benanti And More Join the 2019 ASTEP Color Ball At Feinstein's/54 BelowShereen Ahmed, Linda Benanti And More Join the 2019 ASTEP Color Ball At Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2019

Next Monday, April 29 at 54 Below, Artists Striving to End Poverty (ASTEP) and friends are coming together to celebrate the 2019 ASTEP Color Ball. The 2019 Color Ball is a night to honor Artists/Activists who inspire ASTEP students, Sponsors who make our work possible and Community Partners who join our efforts in giving children from underserved communities access to the power of the arts. The evening is conceived by Broadway Musical Director Mary-Mitchell Campbell (ASTEP Founder and Co-Executive Director) and will allow ASTEP to give audience members an in depth look into our programs and the exciting work we have ahead of us. (more...)

MY FAIR LADY Cast Next Up at Broadway SessionsMY FAIR LADY Cast Next Up at Broadway Sessions
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2019

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway cast twice monthly. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida, Footloose, Dance Captain Dance Attack web series) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano.  This Thursday night, April 18th, Broadway Sessions  is thrilled to welcome back cast members from My Fair Lady and more. (more...)

Photo Flash: MY FAIR LADY Celebrates One Year on BroadwayPhoto Flash: MY FAIR LADY Celebrates One Year on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2019

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

Alexander Gemignani to Join the Cast of MY FAIR LADY with a Little Bit of LuckAlexander Gemignani to Join the Cast of MY FAIR LADY with a Little Bit of Luck
by BWW News Desk - 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 (more...)

Laura Benanti Extends Run in MY FAIR LADY Through July!Laura Benanti Extends Run in MY FAIR LADY Through July!
by BWW News Desk - 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).       (more...)

Photo Flash: A Loverly First Look at Danny Burstein & Christian Dante White in MY FAIR LADY!Photo Flash: A Loverly First Look at Danny Burstein & Christian Dante White in MY FAIR LADY!
by BWW News Desk - 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! (more...)

Christian Dante White to Take Over Role of Freddy in MY FAIR LADYChristian Dante White to Take Over Role of Freddy in MY FAIR LADY
by BWW News Desk - 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. (more...)

BWW TV: Dance All Night with New Highlights of Laura Benanti in MY FAIR LADY!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! (more...)

VIDEO: Laura Benanti & the Cast of MY FAIR LADY Perform 'Wouldn't it Be Loverly' on the ParadeVIDEO: Laura Benanti & the Cast of MY FAIR LADY Perform 'Wouldn't it Be Loverly' on the Parade
by Stage Tube - 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! (more...)

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