Friday, March 1, 2024

Funny Girl | "People" | Jun. 25 - Jul. 14, 2024 by The Kennedy Center

https://www.kennedy-center.org/whats-on/explore-by-genre/theater/2023-2024/funny-girl/ Featuring one of the greatest musical scores of all time, including classic songs “Don’t Rain On M…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:36PM
Thursday, February 29, 2024

Julie Benko, Norbert Leo Butz, Joshua Henry & More Join Broadway Backwards by Hayley Levitt

Additional stars have joined the lineup for the 2024 edition of Broadway Backwards, the annual one-night-only benefit concert that has Broadway stars reimagine classic show tunes as queer a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
Thursday, February 22, 2024

Sheridan Smith opens up about her public ‘meltdown’ eight years ago by Ellie Muir

Smith recalled having the curtain ‘brought down’ on her while performing in ‘Funny Girl’

SOURCE: The Independent at 04:06AM
Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Full Cast Set for Broadway’s The Great Gatsby, Starring Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada by Darryn King

The full cast is set for the Broadway premiere of the new musical The Great Gatsby. As previously announced, the musical will star Tony nominees Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada, reprising th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:42AM
Thursday, February 8, 2024

Special Episode: Julie Benko on the ‘Euphonic Gumbo’ of New Orleans Music by Matt Tamanini

On today’s episode, Matt Tamanini is in conversation with the star of both “Funny Girl” and “Harmony” on Broadway Julie Benko. Just one week after closing “Harmony,” Julie is b…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 08:00PM
Thursday, February 1, 2024

Broadway’s greatest year was 1964: ‘Funny Girl,’ ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ and ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opened by Susan King

Film historians, critics and cineastes have heralded 1939 as the greatest year for Hollywood films. It was the year that saw the release of such classics as “Gone with the Wind,” “Stag…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 10:00AM
Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Exclusive: Watch Julie Benko Discuss Antisemitic Casting Breakdowns on ALL ARTS' FAMOUS CAST WORDS

In the upcoming episode of ALL ARTS' Famous Cast Words, Funny Girl and Harmony breakout star Julie Benko discusses Jewish representation in media and the increase of Jewish stories on Broadw…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:00AM
Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Ramin Karimloo, Judy Kuhn and More Join Bonnie Milligan for Encores! Titanic by Darryn King

A host of Broadway veterans are climbing onboard the Encores! production of Titanic, now scheduled to run from June 11 through June 23 at New York City Center. The show, featuring music and …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12PM
Thursday, January 25, 2024

Harmony's Julie Benko Will Return to Birdland in February by Andrew Gans

The Funny Girl star will be joined by her band Euphonic Gumbo.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:32AM
Tuesday, January 23, 2024

New Vlog Alert! Introducing The Denim Diaries with A Beautiful Noise's Amber Ardolino by Darryn King

Earlier this month, Amber Ardolino donned the blue jeans (and blond wig) to play Marcia Murphey in A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical opposite Nick Fradiani’s Neil Diamond. Now sh…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:54AM
Thursday, January 18, 2024

Funny Girl | Jun. 25 - Jul. 14, 2024 by The Kennedy Center

https://www.kennedy-center.org/whats-on/explore-by-genre/theater/2023-2024/funny-girl/ Featuring one of the greatest musical scores of all time, including classic songs “Don’t Rain On M…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:42PM
Monday, January 8, 2024

"Funny Girl" - "People" performed by Katerina McCrimmon by Center Theatre Group

WELCOME TO MUSICAL COMEDY HEAVEN! Featuring one of the most iconic scores of all time by Jule Styne and Bob Merrill, an updated book from Harvey Fierstein based on the original classic by I…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:00PM
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Center Theatre Group -- Funny Girl in 15 Seconds! by Center Theatre Group

WELCOME TO MUSICAL COMEDY HEAVEN! Featuring one of the most iconic scores of all time by Jule Styne and Bob Merrill, an updated book from Harvey Fierstein based on the original classic by I…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:34PM

Center Theatre Group -- "Funny Girl" by Center Theatre Group

WELCOME TO MUSICAL COMEDY HEAVEN! Featuring one of the most iconic scores of all time by Jule Styne and Bob Merrill, an updated book from Harvey Fierstein based on the original classic by I…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:32PM

Amber Ardolino to Join Nick Fradiani in A Beautiful Noise by Darryn King

Amber Ardolino will play Marcia Murphey, Neil Diamond’s second wife, in A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical. She will take over the role starting January 2, 2024, replacing Robyn H…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:54AM
Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Company in 35 Seconds by Broadwaysf

COMPANY is coming to the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco from June 5–29, 2024. The 2023–2024 Season includes six spectacular Broadway musicals at the Orpheum and Golden Gate Theatres: …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:46PM

My Name Is Barbra by Barbra Streisand review – funny girl by Emma Brockes

An exhaustive account of ambition, insecurity, and one astonishing career It is hard to know where to start with My Name Is Barbra, the much reported on 1,000‑page memoir that took Barbra …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:18AM
Tuesday, November 28, 2023

"People" - Katerina McCrimmon | Funny Girl North American Tour by Broadwaysf

FUNNY GIRL is coming to the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco from April 30–May 26, 2024. WELCOME TO MUSICAL THEATER COMEDY HEAVEN! Featuring one of the most iconic scores of all time by …

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:02PM
Friday, November 17, 2023

Center Theatre Group - Funny Girl - AHM 23/24 Season by Center Theatre Group

Hey, Mr. Arnstein...here she is! WELCOME TO MUSICAL COMEDY HEAVEN! Featuring one of the most iconic scores of all time by Jule Styne and Bob Merrill, an updated book from Harvey Fierstein …

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:35PM
Friday, November 10, 2023

Ivo van Hove and Rufus Wainwright to Stage a Musical of Cassevetes' Opening Night by Darryn King

The Tony Award-winning Belgian theatermaker Ivo van Hove and Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright are creating a musical version of the John Cassavetes film Opening Night. Th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:18PM
Tuesday, November 7, 2023

Review Roundup: Barbra Streisand Releases Her Memoir, 'My Name Is Barbra'

Barbra Streisand's long-awaited memoir is officially out now! In 'My Name Is Barbra,' the EGOT winner tells her own story about her life and career, from growing up in Brooklyn to her breako…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:31PM
Monday, November 6, 2023

Video: How FUNNY GIRL Gave Barbra Streisand Stage Fright For the Rest of Her Career

Barbra Streisand says that an onstage experience in Funny Girl on Broadway gave her stage fright for the rest of her career. Watch a video clip from her interview with CBS Mornings' Gayle Ki…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:01AM
Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Funny Girl at the Peace Center by Jeff Catanese

Triple threat Katerina McCrimmon establishes herself as one of the great Fanny Brices.

SOURCE: ashevillestages.com at 05:14PM
Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Girl From the North Country | North American Tour by Broadwaysf

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY is coming to the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco from July 30–August 18, 2024. The 2023–2024 Season includes six spectacular Broadway musicals at the Or…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:56PM
Monday, October 30, 2023

Company | North American Tour Preview by Broadwaysf

COMPANY is coming to the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco from June 5–29, 2024. The 2023–2024 Season includes six spectacular Broadway musicals at the Orpheum and Golden Gate Theatres: …

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:12PM

Mrs. Doubtfire | North American Tour Preview by Broadwaysf

MRS. DOUBTFIRE is coming to the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco from July 2–28, 2024. The 2023–2024 Season includes six spectacular Broadway musicals at the Orpheum and Golden Gate The…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:52PM

Funny Girl Star Lea Michele Makes Carnegie Hall Debut October 30 by Andrew Gans

Steven Jamail is the music director.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33AM
Thursday, October 26, 2023

Theatre Review: ‘Funny Girl’ at The Hippodrome Theatre by Herb Merrick

“Funny Girl” is the musical story of Fannie Brice, an early 20th century star of film, stage, and radio, who specialized in zany comedy. The original production premiered on Broadway in …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:10AM
Wednesday, October 18, 2023

New Musical Normal Teenage Girl to Receive NYC Industry Reading by Logan Culwell-Block

Funny Girl's Ephie Aardema is starring in the new show with music and lyrics by Sharon Kenny.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:07PM
Thursday, October 12, 2023

Update: Barbra Streisand Is Not Re-Cutting Funny Girl's Movie Ending by Logan Culwell-Block

James Brolin has released a statement clearing up his recent misstatement on Bill Maher's podcast.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:33AM
Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Barbra Streisand Might Be Reworking the FUNNY GIRL Movie's Ending: 'It Doesn't Make Sense'

Barbra Streisand is reportedly re-cutting the end of the Funny Girl movie because 'it doesn't make sense.' Her husband, James Brolin, has stated that she is re-editing it and re-working the …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:25PM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards