Revival productions are on tap in 2013 along 42nd Street. The works of Tennessee Williams, Truman Capote, William Inge, Frank Wildhorn, and Rodgers & Hammerstein seldom gets tired. Broadway is attracting the star power of Laurie Metcalf, Scarlett Johansson, Mare Winningham, Ellen Burstyn, George Wendt, Keith Carradine, Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams, Hugh Jackman, Linda Lavin, Nathan Lane, Cuba Gooding Jr., Nicole Kidman, Alec Baldwin, and Tom Hanks.
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~ PICNIC – Won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and was adapted into an Oscar-winning motion picture in 1955
~ CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF – The Broadway smash became an on-screen vehicle for Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives, and Jack Carson
~ BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S – The iconic comedy featured Audrey Hepburn; and a fabulous Henry Mancini score
~ CINDERELLA – The classic musical gets a dramatic makeover from Tony-nominated playwright Douglas Carter Beane
Other great Broadway shows and Hollywood film classics being revived include Diner, Jekyll & Hyde, A Trip to Bountiful, A Few Good Men, The Philadelphia Story, Flashdance, and Bullets Over Broadway. In the works: Coal Miner’s Daughter, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Funny Girl, Sweet Bird of Youth, Dirty Dancing, Brigadoon, Robin and the 7 Hoods, Rebecca, Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, You Can’t Take it With You, Father of the Bride, and The Nutty Professor.
Remakes, popular in today’s cinema, offer nostalgia for theatre-goers in New York.
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