Friday, November 4, 2011
Funny Girl Revival Postponed
Lauren Ambrose The revival of Broadway's Funny Girl continues to be postponed, the NY Occasions reviews. "We now have made the very difficult decision right now to postpone our manufacture of 'Funny Girl,' producer Bob Boyett stated inside a statement. "Because of the current economic system, many Broadway creating traders have discovered it impossible to keep their standard degree of financial commitment." Lauren Ambrose was set to consider within the role of Fanny Brice, made famous by Barbra Streisand both in the film and stage productions. Bobby Canavale ended up being to play disadvantage guy Nick Arnstein. Lauren Ambrose to star in Broadway's Funny Girl revival The revival was scheduled to spread out having a short term in La from Jan. 15 to February. 26 after which proceed to NY City early in the year. Boyett added the production "needed a $12 million capital, which makes it probably the most costly revivals in Broadway history."