Venue Details

Imperial Theater
249 West 45th Street New York City, NY 10036
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 60 members
Review from Meatman
Red Velvet 21 events 2 reviews

Very Good Show

reviewed Aug 10 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from James Geus
55 events 36 reviews

This is a very good play. Matthew Broderick is very good. Kelli O'Hara is very good. Cast is very good. My seats were very good.

reviewed Jul 08 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Alice Fisher Rubin
40 events 21 reviews

Wonderful show. Upbeat music and dance. Laugh out loud moments. Don't miss it. And the lyrics are understandable and some of the Gershin songs are familiar. Take family and friends, but go see it.

reviewed Jul 06 2012 report as inappropriate
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Description

The new musical comedy Nice Work If You Can Get It, featuring music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by two-time Tony Award-winner Joe DiPietro, stars two-time Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick and four-time Tony Award nominee Kelli O’Hara. The production is directed and choreographed by three-time Tony Award-winner Kathleen Marshall.

In addition to Matthew Broderick as Jimmy Winter and Kelli O’Hara as Billie Bendix, the production also stars Academy Award-winner Estelle Parsons as Millicent Winter, Tony Award-winner Judy Kaye as Estonia Dulworth, Tony Award-winner Michael McGrath as Cookie McGee, Tony Award nominee Jennifer Laura Thompson as Eileen Evergreen, Chris Sullivan as Duke Mahoney, Robyn Hurder as Jeannie Muldoon, Stanley Wayne Mathis as Chief Berry and Terry Beaver as Senator Max Evergreen.

This new musical features a veritable hit parade of iconic George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin songs as well as some unknown gems in their catalog, and a book by Joe DiPietro. Nice Work If You Can Get It follows Billie Bendix (Kelli O’Hara), a bootlegger who meets wealthy playboy Jimmy Winter (Matthew Broderick) on the weekend of his nuptials. Mayhem ensues.

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