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A new musical featuring the music of '60s girl group The Shirelles.

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Baby It's You! Star Beth Leavel Plans a Nap After Exciting Tony Morning

Baby It's You! Star Beth Leavel Plans a Nap After Exciting Tony Morning

The morning the Tony nominations are announced, phones start ringing off the hook for the happy few who get nods. As usual, Broadway.com is among the callers offering congratulations and getting responses. Here are the first reactions from 2011 Tony nominees. Congrats to all!

Beth Leavel
Nominated for Best Actress in a Musical, Baby It's You!


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Did the New Musical Baby It's You! Make Our Word of Mouth Reviewers Want to 'Shout'?

Did the New Musical Baby It's You! Make Our Word of Mouth Reviewers Want to 'Shout'?

The hits of the early '60s keep on rolling in the new Broadway musical Baby It’s You!, the true story of pioneering record producer Florence Greenberg (Tony winner Beth Leavel) and the girl group she discovered, the Shirelles. This song-packed stage bio opened on March 27 at the Broadhurst Theatre, and Broadway.com invited Word of Mouth reviewers Morgan ...

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It's Their Party! Beth Leavel and the Baby It's You! Company Celebrate Opening Night

It's Their Party! Beth Leavel and the Baby It's You! Company Celebrate Opening Night
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The sounds of the early ’60s are rocking Broadway in the new musical Baby It’s You!, starring Tony winner Beth Leavel as pioneering record executive and producer Florence Greenberg. On April 27, music lovers of all ages gathered at the Broadhurst Theatre for opening night of the show, which features more than 35 classic hits. After the performance, the ...

Baby It's You! Cast Recording on Tap from Verve Records

Baby It's You! Cast Recording on Tap from Verve Records

The original cast recording of the new musical Baby It’s You! will be released on June 14 by Universal Music Group’s Verve label. The show was recorded the week of April 18, produced by the legendary Richard Perry (a frequent collaborator of Rod Stewart) and associate produced by veteran Broadway musical director Rahn Coleman.

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A Soulful First Look at Beth Leavel and the Cast of Baby It's You!

A Soulful First Look at Beth Leavel and the Cast of Baby It's You!
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The early 60s pop music scene comes alive at the Broadhurst Theatre in the new musical Baby It’s You! Centering on the career of Florence Greenberg (Tony winner Beth Leavel), who became one of the music world’s first female producers and record label founders, the show traces the origins of the Shirelles and other stars of the era ...

Baby It's You! Co-Author Colin Escott on Why Classic Rock Belongs on Broadway

Baby It's You! Co-Author Colin Escott on Why Classic Rock Belongs on Broadway

About the author:
Before snagging a Best Book Tony nomination for his very first Broadway show, Million Dollar Quartet, Colin Escott was a respected pop music historian and author of books such as Good Rockin' Tonight: Sun Records & the Birth of Rock & Roll, Hank Williams: The Biography and a history of the Grand Ole Opry. The British-born Escott had settled ...

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She's So Fine! Spend the Day With Baby It's You! Star Christina Sajous

She's So Fine! Spend the Day With Baby It's You! Star Christina Sajous
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Christina Sajous has parlayed a powerful rock belt and exotic good looks into a busy stage career, jumping from out-of-town gigs in Aida, Rent and The Who’s Tommy to breakout roles on Broadway as The Extraordinary Girl in American Idiot and now Shirley Owens, lead singer of the Shirelles, in Baby It’s You! New York native Sajous recently ...

Baby, It's Beth Leavel! The Baby It's You! Star Is Taking Your Questions

Baby, It's Beth Leavel! The Baby It's You! Star Is Taking Your Questions

Three Broadway musicals in one season? Beth Leavel is in demand, jumping from the leading role of Donna Sheridan Mamma Mia! to loving mom Emily in the holiday hit Elf and now music industry pioneer Florence Greenberg in Baby It’s You! Leavel specializes in smart, can-do dames, and she’s ready to answer your questions about her two decades ...

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Beth Leavel & Baby It's You! Put On a Rockin' Concert for the Press

Beth Leavel & Baby It's You! Put On a Rockin' Concert for the Press

Tony winner Beth Leavel and the rest of the cast of Baby It's You! brought down the house at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square on March 7 with a sexy set of songs to introduce their show to the Broadway press. After the mini-concert, Broadway.com's Kathy Henderson chatted up the people behind this rockin' new ...

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Exclusive Rehearsal Photos of Beth Leavel and the Broadway Cast of Baby It's You!

Exclusive Rehearsal Photos of Beth Leavel and the Broadway Cast of Baby It's You!
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After attending a recent meet-and-greet for Baby It’s You!, we wanted to get a closer look at this new musical, which begins previews on March 26 at the Broadhurst Theatre. Tony winner Beth Leavel stars as Florence Greenberg, a housewife-turned-record mogul responsible for launching the Shirelles, among other ‘60s pop acts. On March 10, Broadway.com photographer Jenny Anderson ...

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