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'Nice Work if You Can Get It'

Pre-Tony's Broadway Tasting: Stars in the Alley

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.21.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Even before I got to Schubert Alley, a tad late of course, the sounds were rocking Broadway. Audiences were treated to a free sampling of numbers from...

Screwball Rom Com Comes To A Close

AP | By MARK KENNEDY | Posted 04.25.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- The work is indeed nice, but it won't last forever – Broadway's musical "Nice Work If You Can Get It" will be making a lot of people...

Why Did This Musical Lose Half A Million Dollars?

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 01.06.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Superstorm Sandy, which darkened Broadway for four days, predictably ravaged the box offices around Times Square, with shows losing m...

Tony Awards: The (Next) Movie?

Mark Juddery | Posted 07.29.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

Though Hollywood doesn't make musicals as much as they used to, they still look to Broadway for possible hits. So what will be the next hit movie musical?

Nicki Gostin

This Unstoppable 84-Year-Old Actress Is At It Again | Nicki Gostin | Posted 05.08.2012 | Home

The delightful Broadway musical "Nice Work If You Can Get It" features a late second act surprise that almost brings the house down -- Estelle Parsons...

In Support of Jennifer Laura Thompson

Cara Joy David | Posted 06.30.2012 | Entertainment
Cara Joy David

Thompson has just the right mix of vocal prowess and slapstick ability. Nice Work If You Can Get It is far from the best thing she's ever done but her genius is apparent in her featured role, like a combination of Christine Ebersole and Madeline Kahn.

Who Says They Don't Write Broadway Musicals Like They Used To?

Wilborn Hampton | Posted 06.25.2012 | Home
Wilborn Hampton

Who says they don't write Broadway musicals like they used to? With a reshuffled Gershwin playlist, Kelli O'Hara as a bootlegger and Matt Broderick as a Roarin' Twenties playboy, one can only say bring back Prohibition!

Theater: Matthew Broderick's New Musical Is Modestly 'Nice Work'

Michael Giltz | Posted 04.24.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

The hardest part of creating a new musical is writing good songs. A good tune will let audiences forgive a host of ills in the book and sets and costumes. So if you begin by plundering the vaults of George and Ira Gershwin, your task should be much easier. Nice Work If You Can Get It proves that it's not.

The Battling Gershwin Plays

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 06.23.2012 | Home

NEW YORK — There's a musical war brewing on 46th Street and things may turn nasty if Matthew Broderick has his way. He and Kelli O'Hara are at ...

WATCH: Matthew Broderick Discusses Returning To Broadway

ABC News | Posted 05.29.2012 | Fifty

Matthew Broderick spoke to ABC about returning to Broadway for the first time since "The Producers" a decade ago. He appears in the romantic comedy "N...

Happy 50th Birthday Matthew Broderick (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

It's hard to believe the charming actor who played Ferris Bueller turns 50 years old today! From Broadway musicals to blockbuster movies, from stage d...