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Fanny - 1954 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on the trilogy of novels Marius, Fanny and Cesar by Marcel Pagnol

Belasco Theatre (Broadway)


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(New York, NY)
111 West 44th St.
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by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2022
San José Chamber Orchestra (SJCO) has announced its upcoming season, with most of their concerts being held in the beautifully renovated performance space at St. Francis Episcopal Church in San José's Willow Glen neighborhood.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 9, 2022
Some very special people have taken up residence at the August Wilson Theatre! Earlier this week, Emmy-nominated Glee star Lea Michele began her run as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl on Broadway. In this video, watch as watch below as Michele and Feldshuh are joined by Ramin Karimloo and Jared Grimes to reflect on the big night!
by Michael Major - Sep 9, 2022
Beanie Feldstein has joined the cast of Ethan Coen's new film, joining the previously announced Margaret Qualley and Geraldine Viswanathan. The picture will be Coen's first time directing a film without his brother, Joel. Plot and character details are currently being kept under wraps.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 9, 2022
The Broadway production of Funny Girl will offer standing room tickets beginning September 27, 2022.
by - Sep 8, 2022
Top stories include a final extension for Into The Woods, and watch the show's new cast take their first bows! Plus, Little Shop of Horrors will get a new cast featuring Brad Oscar, Bryce Pinkham, and Tiffany Renee Thompson.
by - Sep 7, 2022
Top stories include a first look at Lea Michele in Funny Girl, a video of her first bows in the show, and more! Plus, the Broadway revival of Sweeney Todd has been confirmed, starring Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford.
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 7, 2022
Emmy-nominated Glee star Lea Michele began her run as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl on Broadway! Check out photos of her first bows in the production here!
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 7, 2022
She's the greatest star! Emmy-nominated Glee star Lea Michele began her run as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl on Broadway. Check out photos of her first night celebration with Spring Awakening pals Jonathan Groff and John Gallagher, Jr., GLEE creator Ryan Murphy, director Michael Mayer, Drew Barrymore, Zachary Quinto and more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022
Roundabout Theatre Company will present a special Benefit Concert Reading of The Pirates of Penzance, the Tony Award-winning musical adapted by Rupert Holmes, with music by Arthur Sullivan, libretto by W.S. Gilbert and direction by Scott Ellis. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022
Exeter Northcott Theatre and Le Navet Bete announced the full cast for their new family Christmas pantomime Robin Hood, which runs at the Northcott Theatre from 9 December 2022 until 7 January 2023.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022
Lea Michele is set to take over as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl on Broadway, beginning performances on Tuesday, September 6, 2022!  Get a behind the scenes look at Michele rehearsing "I'm the Greatest Star" in this video.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2022
Tonight, Emmy-nominated Glee star Lea Michele began her run as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl on Broadway! See video fo her first Broadway bow!
by Team BWW - Sep 6, 2022
Hello, gorgeous! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Lea Michele doesn't begin performances in Funny Girl on Broadway until tonight, September 6, but we already have a first look at the new Fanny Brice in costume. Check out pre-production images of Michele as Fanny Brice.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022
Roundabout Theatre Company has announced complete casting for the Special Benefit Concert Reading of The Pirates of Penzance. The concert will be taking place on Monday, October 17, 2022 at the American Airlines Theatre. 
by - Sep 29, 2022
Top stories include reviews for Lea Michele in Funny Girl! See what the critics had to say about her performance! Plus, watch highlights of the new cast of Into The Woods, check out photos from Leopoldstadt, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2022
Bay Area Cabaret announced its 2022-23 season starring five exceptional and critically acclaimed cabaret, jazz and Broadway artists, all to be presented at the famed Venetian Room, Fairmont San Francisco, beginning Sunday, October 30 through Sunday, May 14.
by Review Roundups - Sep 28, 2022
New York theatre critics got their first taste of Funny Girl when it opened on Broadway this past spring, starring Beanie Feldstein. Now the show has a new Fanny Brice in Lea Michele and a new Mrs. Brice in Tovah Feldshuh, and the critics are weighing in once more. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022
WQXR and Carnegie Hall are uniting to present the 2022-2023 season of Carnegie Hall Live, a series of live concert broadcasts, hosted by WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon and WNYC’s John Schaefer. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022
The National Theatre School of Canada received a $1.5M donation from the Slaight Family Foundation — the largest in the School’s 62 year history. NTS is one of 22 nationally recognized beneficiaries who have received support as part of a $15M initiative by the Foundation to help revive the Canadian theatre industry post-pandemic.
by Michael Major - Sep 27, 2022
Director Sidney Lumet followed a string of Oscar®-winning 1970s classics with this lavish adaptation of the popular Broadway musical The Wiz, noted for its lively score and all-Black cast.  The Academy Museum’s first anniversary screening of The Wiz will feature live dance performances by the Debbie Allen Dance Studio youth performers.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2022
John Gabriel Borkman had its first performance at the Bridge Theatre on 24 September 2022, with opening night on 29 September 2022 and the final performance will take place on 26 November 2022. Check out photos here!
by Survival Jobs - Sep 25, 2022
Jason A. Coombs and Samantha Tuozzolo are back and sit down with actor Ephie Aardema, who shares what it’s like being part of the “Fanny Pack” as one of the Fanny Brice understudies in the Broadway hit musical ‘FUNNY GIRL’. Ephie shares what it’s like returning to the Broadway stage after the pandemic and juggling multiple roles in rehearsals in this video.
by Michael Major - Sep 23, 2022
The performance will mark the first televised performance from the musical. Michele will also be sitting down with Fallon discuss returning to Broadway in the role. The Glee star is currently playing Fanny Brice in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl at the August Wilson Theatre.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022
The town folks of Hawkins need a little cheering up and Cherry Pitz has come to town to stage a burlesque show!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022
Cindy Firing and Josephine Sanges will present Carry On! at Don't Tell Mama Saturday, Oct 15 @ 8pm and Sun,Oct 16 @ 7pm.
by - Sep 22, 2022
Top stories include Jonathan Bailey joining the cast of the Wicked movie as Fiyero. Plus, get a first look at all new photos of Lea Michele in Funny Girl on Broadway!
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2022
On the latest episode of The Drew Barrymore Show, Lea Michele sat down on the stage of the August Wilson Theatre with Barrymore to discuss her current Broadway run as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl. Michele spoke to Barrymore about her upbringing, relating to the role, landing her first Broadway show, and more. Watch videos from the interview now!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 21, 2022
Hello, gorgeous! The company of Funny Girl recently welcomed two new greatest stars- Lea Michele as “Fanny Brice” and Tovah Feldshuh as “Mrs. Rosie Brice”. Check out a first look at the new cast in action with these new photos!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2022
A Scream Queens reunion took place when Jamie Lee Curtis paid a visit to her former co-star Lea Michele at Funny Girl! See a photo of the reunion here!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022
Broadway's newest Fanny Brice, Lea Michele, is now on TikTok! The Funny Girl star took to the social media platform to lip sync a bit from the show, and more. Watch her first two videos here!
by Team BWW - Sep 19, 2022
Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, September 13, 2022.
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 17, 2022
Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards® Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.
by - Sep 16, 2022
Top stories include Julie Benko joining the cast of Harmony from Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman! Plus, Bill Heck joins Take Me Out for its Broadway return, and Come From Away will welcome back original cast members Josh Breckenridge, Petrina Bromley and Jenn Colella for its final two weeks!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022
1776 begins previews on Broadway tonight, Friday, September 16, ahead of its official opening on Thursday, October 6, 2022. This is a limited engagement through Sunday, January 8, 2023 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street).
by Team BWW - Sep 15, 2022
BroadwayWorld has just learned that Julie Benko, who is currently the standby Fanny Brice in Broadway's Funny Girl, is already rehearsing her next role. Benko has scored the role of Ruth in Barry Manilow's Broadway-bound Harmony, according to recent Instagram posts from Benko and the show. The role was previously played by Jessie Davidson in the show's recent off-Broadway run. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2022
Gilles Jean leaves his comfortable existence as a Montreal lawyer to return to Benevolence, the small town where he grew up. Grappling with a difficult case and surrounded by his outspoken Union-building mother, his childhood best friend, and a host of familial ghosts, Gilles Jean finds himself at the centre of a moral morass from which no amount of legalese can extract him.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2022
Festive family entertainment returns to the Malthouse Theatre in Canterbury this Christmas with the Fairy Godmother of all pantomimes, 'Cinderella', following last year's record-breaking inaugural production of 'Beauty and the Beast', with casting announced now.
by Team BWW - Sep 11, 2022
Just days after joining the show, Lea Michele has tested positive for Covid. Get all the info on Julie Benko's performance schedule, and find out here when she'll be back to FUNNY GIRL on Broadway!
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 11, 2022
According to a post on her Facebook account, Barbara Tirrell made her debut as Mrs. Meeker just one day after she was hired as an offstage cover for Mrs. Brice, Mrs. Strakosh, and Mrs. Meeker.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2022
The Hudson Yards Hell’s Kitchen Alliance has announced Shadows, an installation of ten new site-specific sculptures created by mixed-media artist Fanny Allié for Bella Abzug Park and inspired by the workers who maintain it.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 5, 2022
Joining a dynamic lineup of 75 free online events to be featured at the 2022 Hawaiʻi Book & Music Festival throughout October, Kumu Kahua Theatre presents a Playwrights Zoom event on October 16, featuring a conversation with celebrated playwright Victoria Kneubuhl. Kumu Kahua's Artistic Director, Harry Wong III, and Managing Director, Donna Blanchard will host the dialogue with Kneubuhl, exploring the playwriting process and the theatre landscape in Hawaiʻi.
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Oct 5, 2022
The Yard Theatre has announced a new leadership team.  Deputy Artistic Director, Anthony Simpson-Pike has been appointed new Deputy Artistic Director, and Ashleigh Wheeler as new Executive Director.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2022
Our Town... But Wilder begins its premiere run Off-Broadway at the Actors Temple Theatre October 1. Opening night is set for October 16, with performances continuing through December 31.
by - Oct 4, 2022
Top stories include Andrew Lloyd Webber's Bad Cinderella, heading to Broadway in 2023. Plus, go inside opening night of Leopoldstadt, meet the cast of Almost Famous, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2022
The first run has been announced of the new musical Saving Grace which will have twelve performances only at the Riverside Studios from Tuesday 22 November – Sunday 4 December 2022.
by Michael Major - Oct 3, 2022
Funny Girl currently stars Lea Michele as Fanny Brice, plus Ramin Karimloo, Jared Grimes, and Tovah Feldshuh. The song that they will perform on Good Morning America has not yet been announced. Last week, the production made its broadcast television debut as Lea Michele performed 'People' on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 2, 2022
ASCAP Award-winning playwright Chip Deffaa, author of such Off-Broadway shows as 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' and 'One Night with Fanny Brice,' has released a new album, 'AL JOLSON -- KING OF BROADWAY.'  The album, the latest in Deffaa's 'Broadway Legends' series, features 35 rare Jolson performances from Deffaa's personal collection, including many that have never before appeared on any albums.
by Cindy Marcolina - Oct 1, 2022
Simon Russell Beale takes on the disgraced mogul, Nicholas Hytner directs. Anna Fleischle designs the show. It’s a winning team, but the piece leaves the audience as cold as a Norwegian winter.
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 1, 2022
Watch Lea Michele perform 'People' from FUNNY GIRL on THE TONIGHT SHOW.

Fanny Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of Fanny have their been?
Fanny has had 6 productions including Broadway which opened in 1954, Broadway which opened in 1954, West End which opened in 1956, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1990, Off-Broadway which opened in 2004 and London Fringe which opened in 2005.

What productions of Fanny have their been?
Fanny has had 6 productions including Broadway which opened in 1954, Broadway which opened in 1954, West End which opened in 1956, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1990, Off-Broadway which opened in 2004 and London Fringe which opened in 2005.

What songs are in Fanny and what's the order?
Never Too Late for Love
Cold Cream Jar Song
Octopus Song
Restless Heart
Why Be Afraid to Dance?
Shika, Shika
Welcome Home
I Like You
I Have to Tell You
Fanny
The Lovers
The Sailing
Oysters, Cockles and Mussels
Panisse and Son
Wedding Dance
Birthday Song
To My Wife
The Thought of You
Love Is a Very Light Thing
Other Hands, Other Hearts
Montage
Be Kind to Your Parents
Cesario's Party
Let's Talk About a Woman
Divertisement
Slave Dance
Rope Dance
Fish-Market
Does He Know?
Every Night

What is the order of songs in Fanny and what's the order?
Never Too Late for Love
Cold Cream Jar Song
Octopus Song
Restless Heart
Why Be Afraid to Dance?
Shika, Shika
Welcome Home
I Like You
I Have to Tell You
Fanny
The Lovers
The Sailing
Oysters, Cockles and Mussels
Panisse and Son
Wedding Dance
Birthday Song
To My Wife
The Thought of You
Love Is a Very Light Thing
Other Hands, Other Hearts
Montage
Be Kind to Your Parents
Cesario's Party
Let's Talk About a Woman
Divertisement
Slave Dance
Rope Dance
Fish-Market
Does He Know?
Every Night

What productions of Fanny have there been?
Fanny has had 6 productions including Broadway which opened in 1954, Broadway which opened in 1954, West End which opened in 1956, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 1990, Off-Broadway which opened in 2004 and London Fringe which opened in 2005.