My Favorite Year

Opened: December 10, 1992
Closing: unknown

My Favorite Year - 1992 - Broadway History , Info & More

Vivian Beaumont Theatre (Broadway)
150 West 65th St. at Broadway New York, NY 10023

With a tuneful Broadway score by the Tony-winning team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephennbsp; Flaherty, and a snappy book by Joseph Dougherty, ?My Favorite Year? is a classic musical comedy with a heart of gold.brbrIt?s 1954, and Benjy Stone, freshman writer on TV?s King Kaiser Comedy Cavalcade, is assigned the daunting task of baby-sitting veteran Hollywood swashbuckler Alan Swann while he's doing a livenbsp; guest appearance on the show. The effort to keep the reckless Swann off the booze and out of the papers during the rehearsal week nearly drives Benjy to the brink. But when he's given an unexpected glimpse into Swann's broken heart, Benjy begins to discover a thing or two about life and love. In addition to Benjy Stone and Alan Swann, the show is filled with juicy roles for comic actors, from the overbearing Belle Carroca, (played in both the original film and in the Lincoln Center production by Lainie Kazan) to the acerbic comedy writer Alice Miller, the role which garnered Andrea Martin a Tony Award. p/ppFor complete information on this and other Ahrens and Flaherty shows, as well as linksnbsp;to purchase CDs, vocal selections and other publications, please go tonbsp;a href="" /ustrong /strong/p

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Only Rehearsal
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If the World Were Like the Movies
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My Favorite Year
Overture/Twenty Million People
Larger Than Life
The Musketeer Sketch
Rookie in the Ring
Naked in Bethesda Fountain
The Gospel According to King
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Funny/The Duck Joke
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My Favorite Year
My Favorite Year has had 4 productions including New York which opened in 1991, Broadway which opened in 1992, Broadway which opened in 1992 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2003.
My Favorite Year has been nominated for the Outstanding Orchestration category at the Drama Desk Awards. The nomination was for Michael Starobin.



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