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Irene - 1973 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based upon the play Irene O'Dare by James Montgomery


Run Type: Open Run
Market: Broadway
Previews: March 01, 1973
(13 preview

Closing: September 08, 1974

Minskoff Theatre (Broadway)

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200 W. 45th St.
New York,NY10036

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by A.A. Cristi - Jan 9, 2023
​​​​​​​McCarter invites audiences to start the New Year laughing with the outrageously funny and wickedly subversive tale of familial love, loss and connection: Between Two Knees, by acclaimed intertribal sketch comedy troupe The 1941's and directed by Eric Ting.
by Andrea Domanico - Jan 8, 2023
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by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 8, 2023
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by Nicole Rosky - Jan 6, 2023
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by Robert Encila-Celdran - Jan 6, 2023
American regional theaters have seen significant changes since the pandemic began. Reeling from a revenue loss of more than $3 billion since the Covid shutdown (SMU Data Arts), the industry has struggled to establish a new normal, with many redefining their programming in the apprehension of a vague future.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2023
The Acting Company has announced the New York performances for their annual Louanna O. Carlin & John MacDonald Reading Series.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 5, 2023
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by Stephi Wild - Jan 4, 2023
Sydney, this is your last chance to experience the Tony and Olivier Award winning hit musical that has welcomed the world, so wherever you're from, the doors open – come on in to the Theatre Royal Sydney.  COME FROM AWAY must close Sunday 29 January.
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Irene Frequently Asked Questions

What other awards has Irene been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Monte Markham.

What other awards has Irene won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Monte Markham.

What awards has Irene been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Monte Markham.

What awards has Irene won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Monte Markham.

What productions of Irene have there been?
Irene has had 8 productions including Broadway which opened in 1919, Broadway which opened in 1919, West End which opened in 1920, Broadway which opened in 1923, Broadway which opened in 1923, Broadway which opened in 1973, Broadway which opened in 1973 and West End which opened in 1976.

What is the songs are in Irene and what's the order?
Alice Blue Gown
Castle of Dreams
The Talk of the Town
We're Getting Away with It
To Be Worthy of You
To Love You
Sky Rocket
The Family Tree
The Last Part of Every Party
There's Something in the Air
You've Got Me Out on a Limb
The World Must Be Bigger Than an Avenue
They Go Wild, Simply Wild, Over Me
An Irish Girl
Stepping on Butterflies
Mother, Angel, Darling
The Riviera Rage
The Great Lover Tango
This Dear Lady
If He Only Knew
Up There on Park Avenue
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows
You Made Me Love You
What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For?
I Can Dream, Can't I?