Jack Viertel

The Most Happy Fella
By Zachary Stewart · Apr 3, 2014

City Center Encores! mounts an ambitious revival of Frank Loesser's opera-musical theater hybrid.

Little Me
By Zachary Stewart · Feb 6, 2014

Christian Borle stars in an uproariously funny City Center Encores! production of the 1962 musical comedy.

Seven Men, a French Prostitute, and a Long-Distance Romance: A Preview of the 2014 Encores! Season
By Zachary Stewart · Jan 9, 2014

Little Me with Christian Borle, The Most Happy Fella with Laura Benanti, and John Doyle's Irma La Douce are part of the newest season of the acclaimed concert musical series at New York City Center.

After Midnight
By Hayley Levitt · Nov 3, 2013

Jack Viertel's musical tribute to the Cotton Club will make you long for a late-night visit to Harlem. I suggest you just visit the one lighting up Broadway.

Broadway's Changing Face: Is It Destined to Look More Like Michael Jackson Than Ethel Merman?
By Zachary Stewart · Aug 29, 2013
The Beatles, Janis Joplin, and Diana Ross appear on Broadway this year in thinly veiled concerts showcasing the popular music of a bygone era. We asked industry insider Jack Viertel why.