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Lady, Be Good! - 2015 - Off-Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

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Lady, Be Good tells the story of a penniless brother (Danny Gardner) and sister (Patti Murin) who crash a garden party in hopes of some quick nourishment. They resolve to marry for money, but love gets in the way, as it usually does. Before true love wins out, they encounter Mexican gangsters, crooked lawyers, wealthy socialites, and a song-and-dance man with fascinating rhythm (Tommy Tune).

The 1924 musical embodies the madcap spirit of the Roaring Twenties, when George and Ira Gershwin's first hit collaboration ushered in the Golden Age of American musical comedy. Hot off the triumph of Rhapsody in Blue, George and his brother Ira delivered a jazz-age score that featured "Fascinating Rhythm," "Lady, Be Good," and "The Half of it, Dearie, Blues." Lady, Be Good opened at the Liberty Theater on December 1, 1924 and ran for 330 performances. It has music by George Gershwin and lyrics by Ira Gershwin with a book by Guy Bolton and Fred Thompson. The original production starred Fred and Adele Astaire.

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Lady, Be Good! Off-Broadway Cast



 

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by Michael Dale - February 7, 2015
Tommy Tune returns to the New York stage in a splendid concert production.
by BroadwayWorld TV - February 4, 2015
Tommy Tune, Colin Donnell, Danny Gardner, Jeff Hiller, Erin Mackey, Patti Murin, Douglas Sills, Jennifer Laura Thompsonand Kirsten Wyatt star in George and Ira Gershwin's Lady, Be Good, the opening production of New York City Center's 2015 Encores! season, running for seven performances, tonight, February 4, through February 8, 2015. Lady, Be Good is directed by Mark Brokaw and choreographed by Randy Skinner. Founding Encores! Music Director Rob Fisher returns as Guest Music Director, and has supervised the restoration of the Gershwins' original score.
by Tyler Peterson - February 4, 2015
Tommy Tune, Colin Donnell, Danny Gardner, Jeff Hiller, Erin Mackey, Patti Murin, Douglas Sills,Jennifer Laura Thompsonand Kirsten Wyatt star in George and Ira Gershwin's Lady, Be Good, the opening production of New York City Center's 2015 Encores! season, running for seven performances, tonight, February 4, through February 8, 2015.
by Tyler Peterson - January 29, 2015
Tommy Tune,Colin Donnell, Danny Gardner, Jeff Hiller, Erin Mackey, Patti Murin, Douglas Sills, Jennifer Laura Thompson and Kirsten Wyatt star in George and Ira Gershwin's Lady, Be Good, the opening production of New York City Center's 2015 Encores! season, running for seven performances, February 4 - 8, 2015. Lady, BeGood is directed by Mark Brokaw and choreographed by Randy Skinner. FoundingEncores! Music Director Rob Fisher returns as Guest Music Director, and has supervised the restoration of the Gershwins' original score.
by Nicole Rosky - January 12, 2015
Douglas Sills has joined the cast of George and Ira Gershwin's Lady, Be Good, joining previously announced cast members Tommy Tune, Colin Donnell, Danny Gardner, Jeff Hiller, Erin Mackey, Patti Murin, Richard Poe, Jennifer Laura Thompson and Kirsten Wyatt. The opening production of New York City Center's 2015Encores! season, directed by Mark Brokaw and choreographed by Randy Skinner, will run for seven performances, February 4 - 8, 2015. Founding Encores! Music Director Rob Fisher will return as Guest Music Director and has supervised the restoration of the Gershwins' original score.

Lady, Be Good! Frequently Asked Questions

What is the order of songs in Lady, Be Good! and what's the order?
Hang on to Me
A Wonderful Party
The End of a String
We're Here Because
Fascinating Rhythm
So Am I
Oh, Lady, Be Good
The Ting-a-ling, the Wedding Bells
Weather Man
Rainy Afternoon Girls
The 'Half of It, Dearie' Blues
Juanita
Little Jazz Bird
Insufficient Sweetie
Carnival Time
Swiss Miss
Fascinating Wedding
Leave It to Love
The Man I Love
Seeing Dickie Home
Will You Remember Me?
Evening Star
Singin' Pete
The Bad, Bad Men
Something Peculiar
Linger in the Lobby
Buy a Little Button from Us
I'd Rather Charleston
You'll Never Know
Your Words and My Music
The Last Time I Saw Paris
Nice Work If You Can Get It
For You, For Me, For Evermore
Love Walked In
Let's Call the Whole Thing Off
I've Got a Crush on You
Feeling I'm Falling
Somebody Loves Me
That Certain Feeling
Kickin' the Clouds Away
I've Got to Be There
Something About Love

What productions of Lady, Be Good! have their been?
Lady, Be Good! has had 6 productions including Broadway which opened in 1924, Broadway which opened in 1924, West End which opened in 1926, Regional (US) which opened in 1987, West End which opened in 2007 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2015.

What productions of Lady, Be Good! have there been?
Lady, Be Good! has had 6 productions including Broadway which opened in 1924, Broadway which opened in 1924, West End which opened in 1926, Regional (US) which opened in 1987, West End which opened in 2007 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2015.