Lady Day

NYMF 2014: Clinton; Der Gelbe Stern; The Snow Queen

This is TheaterMania's third roundup of reviews for the 2014 New York Musical Theatre Festival.

5 Reasons Why Walt Disney World Represents the Future of American Theater
By Zachary Stewart · Jul 12, 2014 · Orlando

When it comes to pushing stage innovation, the mouse is right up there with Julie Taymor and The Wooster Group.

Audra McDonald Celebrates 100 Performances as Broadway's Lady Day
By Hayley Levitt · Jul 2, 2014 · New York City

McDonald steps into her Tony-winning role for the 100th time today.

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill
By Zachary Stewart · Apr 13, 2014 · New York City

Audra McDonald is Billie Holiday in the Broadway premiere of an off-Broadway gem.

Audra McDonald Makes Her Official Return to Broadway Tonight in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill
By Bethany Rickwald · Apr 13, 2014 · New York City

The five-time Tony Award winner plays legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday.

The Top-Ten Dead Folks on Stage in 2013
By Zachary Stewart · Dec 27, 2013 · New York City

Whether they're serenading you in concert or just treating you to an intimate autobiographical chat, the deceased have been well-represented in the theater this year.

Billie Holiday Musical Lady Day Slips Off the Off-Broadway Radar
By Hayley Levitt · Dec 23, 2013 · New York City

The bio-musical retroactively announces that it will play its final performance December 22.

Lady Day
By Zachary Stewart · Oct 3, 2013 · New York City

Dee Dee Bridgewater shines in this Billie Holiday bio-musical that doesn't seem to know what it wants to be.