On Thursday night, the new film A Serious Man, which opens commercially on October 2, opened the first Friars Club Comedy Film Festival. Attending the premiere along with co-directors and co-authors Joel Coen (third from left) and Ethan Coen (far right) were cast members Richard Kind, Amy Landecker, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Fred Melamed.
On September 24, the Vineyard Theater hosted the opening of Colman Domingo's new solo show, A Boy and His Soul. On hand for the big event was Tony winner Anika Noni Rose, who stars in the upcoming animated Disney film, The Princess and the Frog.
Colman Domingo's cohorts from the hit musical Passing Strange -- actress de'Adre Aziza, director Annie Dorsen, actor Chad Goodridge, and co-creator Heidi Rodewald -- were on hand for the September 24 opening of his solo show, A Boy and His Soul, at the Vineyard Theater.
On September 21, nine-time Tony winner Tommy Tune (far right) performed his hit touring show Steps in Time at the Gerald W. Lynch Theatre as a benefit for Friends In Deed. Joining Tune after the performance was Tony and Oscar winner Mike Nichols and Bye Bye Birdie star Dee Hoty.