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Tickets on Sale for The Best Man, Starring Angela Lansbury, James Earl Jones, Eric McCormack & More

Tickets on Sale for The Best Man, Starring Angela Lansbury, James Earl Jones, Eric McCormack & More

Tickets are now on sale for the Broadway revival of Gore Vidal’s classic political drama The Best Man. The production stars two-time Tony winner James Earl Jones, five-time Tony winner Angela Lansbury, Eric McCormack, Tony winner John Larroquette, Michael McKean, Tony nominee Kerry Butler and Tony winner Jefferson Mays. Directed by Michael Wilson, The Best Man begins previews March 6 ...

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The Best Man Stars James Earl Jones, Eric McCormack, Angela Lansbury & More Meet the Press

The Best Man Stars James Earl Jones, Eric McCormack, Angela Lansbury & More Meet the Press
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Rehearsals have begun for Gore Vidal’s juicy muckraking political drama The Best Man, which will begin performances on March 6 at the Schoenfeld Theatre. On February 1, director Michael Wilson joined two-time Tony winner James Earl Jones, five-time Tony winner Angela Lansbury, Tony winners John Larroquette and Jefferson Mays, Tony nominee Kerry Butler, and stage and screen favorites Eric McCormack, Candice ...

Kerry Butler on Re-Entering the Mad Men Era in The Best Man: 'The '60s Have Been Good to Me'

Kerry Butler on Re-Entering the Mad Men Era in The Best Man: 'The '60s Have Been Good to Me'

The upcoming Broadway revival of Gore Vidal’s The Best Man has enough star power to keep Times Square burning bright through the election. The political drama, directed by Michael Wilson, will feature theatrical titans James Earl Jones, Angela Lansbury, Candice Bergen, John Larroquette, Eric McCormack and Michael McKean. Broadway.com caught up with another of the show’s stars, Broadway darling ...

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Kerry Butler on Dream Roles, Onstage Mishaps & Romancing Aaron Tveit in Catch Me If You Can

Kerry Butler on Dream Roles, Onstage Mishaps & Romancing Aaron Tveit in Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can star Kerry Butler may get tired of being called “adorable,” but there’s no better word for her Ask a Star video, in which she answers questions posed by fans. Butler enthusiastically shares favorite (and least favorite) memories from Xanadu, chooses the person she’d like to change places with, recalls a recent onstage mishap and ...

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Preview Catch Me If You Can's Swinging CD With Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit and Kerry Butler

Preview Catch Me If You Can's Swinging CD With Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit and Kerry Butler

In addition to autographs, fans at a June 28 CD signing event for Catch Me If You Can at Barnes & Noble were treated to a mini-concert starring Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz (“Strange But True”), Aaron Tveit (“Goodbye”) and Kerry Butler (“Fly, Fly Away”). Broadway.com was on the scene to speak with the stars, composer and co-lyricist Marc ...

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Catch Me If You Can Stars Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit & Kerry Butler Sing and Sign CDs at Barnes & Noble

Catch Me If You Can Stars Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit & Kerry Butler Sing and Sign CDs at Barnes & Noble
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A huge crowd of fans packed the event space at the Upper East Side Barnes & Noble on June 28 for a performance and CD signing for the newly released original cast recording of Catch Me If You Can. Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz and his co-stars Aaron Tveit and Kerry Butler sang a trio of swinging numbers from the ...

Tony Host Neil Patrick Harris Catches Up with the Stars of Catch Me If You Can

Tony Host Neil Patrick Harris Catches Up with the Stars of Catch Me If You Can
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In preparation for his upcoming hosting duties, Tony-Awards-host-to-be Neil Patrick Harris has made his way to New York and is on a veritable theater bender! According to the busy actor’s Twitter feed, he’s already taken in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Sister Act and How to Succeed, and on May 22 Broadway.com caught up with him at the matinee ...

Flying High with the Stars and Starry Guests on Opening Night of Catch Me If You Can

Flying High with the Stars and Starry Guests on Opening Night of Catch Me If You Can

It was a ’60s-style love-in (minus the hippie vibe) at the Neil Simon Theatre on April 10, as the new musical Catch Me If You Can had its official Broadway opening. Joining the stars—including Aaron Tveit, Norbert Leo Butz, Tom Wopat and Kerry Butler—were an array of celeb guests, many of them on hand to support the composing team of ...

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Squigs Goes On the Run to Pen a Portrait of Catch Me If You Can

Squigs Goes On the Run to Pen a Portrait of Catch Me If You Can

The new Broadway musical Catch Me If You Can takes audiences on a merry chase, as FBI agent Carl Hanratty (Norbert Leo Butz) pursues youthful con artist Frank Abagnale Jr. (Aaron Tveit). Broadway.com resident artist Justin ‘Squigs’ Robertson recently saw the swinging show at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre, then sat down to draw Tveit, Butz and (from top) co-stars ...

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Great Catch! Jackman, LuPone, the Broderick Family & More Celebrate Opening Night of Catch Me If You Can

Great Catch! Jackman, LuPone, the Broderick Family & More Celebrate Opening Night of Catch Me If You Can
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You've heard of the Rat Pack? Well, opening night of Catch Me If You Can was an unofficial meeting of the Shaiman & Wittman Pack. The starry pals of composers Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman came out in droves on April 10 to cheer the latest Broadway musical from the creators of Hairspray. After the performance at Broadway's Neil Simon ...

First Look at Aaron Tveit and the High-Flying Cast of Catch Me If You Can

First Look at Aaron Tveit and the High-Flying Cast of Catch Me If You Can
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Aaron Tveit is flying high as Frank Abagnale Jr., the youthful con artist who successfully poses as an airline pilot (among other false identities) and charms the ladies in the new Broadway musical Catch Me If You Can. We’ve got brand-new production shots from photographer Joan Marcus showing Tveit and co-stars Norbert Leo Butz, Tom Wopat, Kerry Butler & more ...

Swinging Songs & Leggy Ladies: In Rehearsal with Catch Me If You Can

Swinging Songs & Leggy Ladies: In Rehearsal with Catch Me If You Can

Who knew Catch Me If You Can, the based-on-a-true story of a teenage jet-setter who cons his way around the world and his straight-arrow FBI nemesis, would bring sexy back to Broadway? Well, get a taste of this sizzling new musical with charismatic stars Aaron Tveit (as schemer Frank Abagnale Jr.), Norbert Leo Butz (as FBI agent Carl Hanratty) and ...

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Aaron Tveit, Norbert Leo Butz and the Cast of Catch Me If You Can Offer a Peek at the New Musical

Aaron Tveit, Norbert Leo Butz and the Cast of Catch Me If You Can Offer a Peek at the New Musical
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Catch Me If You Can is racing toward its March 11 start date at the Neil Simon Theatre, but on February 10 the new musical's creative team invited the press to take a sneak peek at several energetic production numbers from the show. Stars Aaron Tveit, Norbert Leo Butz, Kerry Butler, Tom Wopat and more were on hand to strut ...

Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit & Co. Begin Rehearsals for Catch Me If You Can

Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit & Co. Begin Rehearsals for Catch Me If You Can
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If the cast of Catch Me If You Can looked at ease during a first rehearsal photo op on January 24, they had good reason: The leading players created their roles in the musical’s 2009 Seattle tryout, and they’re delighted to be reunited for the Broadway production. Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit, Tom Wopat and other cast members gathered at ...

Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit, Tom Wopat & Kerry Butler Among Complete Cast of Catch Me If You Can

Norbert Leo Butz, Aaron Tveit, Tom Wopat & Kerry Butler Among Complete Cast of Catch Me If You Can

Complete casting has been announced for the forthcoming Broadway production of Catch Me If You Can, including the starry foursome of Norbert Leo Butz as Carl Hanratty, Aaron Tveit as Frank Abagnale Jr., Tom Wopat as Frank Abagnale Sr. and Kerry Butler as Brenda Strong. The new musical will begin previews at the Neil Simon Theatre on March 7, 2011 ...

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Aaron Tveit Lands DiCaprio Role in Catch Me If You Can; Wopat, Butler & More Sign On

Aaron Tveit Lands DiCaprio Role in Catch Me If You Can; Wopat, Butler & More Sign On

Complete casting has been announced for the Broadway-bound musical Catch Me If You Can, the adaptation of the 2002 hit Steven Spielberg film. Joining previously announced lead Norbert Leo Butz will be Aaron Tveit as Frank Abagnale Jr. the role played by Leonardo DiCaprio in the movie and, in featured parts, Tom Wopat, Kerry Butler, Rachel deBenedet and Linda Hart.

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