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A new play celebrating the timeless legacy of the New York Yankees.

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Swing and a Miss! Eric Simonson’s Bronx Bombers to Close on Broadway

Swing and a Miss! Eric Simonson’s Bronx Bombers to Close on Broadway

Strike out! Eric Simonson’s Bronx Bombers, starring real-life spouses Emmy winner Peter Scolari and Tracy Shayne, will play its final Broadway performance on March 2 at Circle in the Square Theatre. The production officially opened on February 6, 2014.

Directed by Simonson, Bronx Bombers follows Yogi Berra (Scolari) and his wife Carmen (Shayne) through a century of the New ...

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The Cast of Bronx Bombers Gets a Visit From Bobby Richardson, Bucky Dent & More Yankees Favorites

The Cast of Bronx Bombers Gets a Visit From Bobby Richardson, Bucky Dent & More Yankees Favorites
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New York Yankees alumni Bucky Dent, Tino Martinez, Rickey Henderson, Joe Pepitone and Bobby Richardson visit the cast of Bronx Bombers on February 11, 2014 at Circle in the Square.

Celebrate Opening Night of Bronx Bombers with Honorary Yankees Peter Scolari, Tracy Shayne & More

Celebrate Opening Night of Bronx Bombers with Honorary Yankees Peter Scolari, Tracy Shayne & More
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Peter Scolari, Tracy Shayne and the cast of the new Yankees historical drama Bronx Bombers celebrate opening night at Circle in the Square on February 6, 2014.

Opening Night Video! Peter Scolari & the Cast of Bronx Bombers Have a Ball

Opening Night Video! Peter Scolari & the Cast of Bronx Bombers Have a Ball

Celebrate opening night with Peter Scolari and the cast of Eric Simonson’s new Yankees drama Bronx Bombers on February 6, 2014 at Circle in the Square.

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Happy Opening to Bronx Bombers on Broadway! Hit One Outta the Park!

Happy Opening to Bronx Bombers on Broadway! Hit One Outta the Park!

Happy opening night to the Bronx Bombers! To celebrate the official opening of Eric Simonson's Yankees-themed nostalgia-fest on February 6, Broadway.com resident artist Justin "Squigs" Robertson penned this pinstriped portrait of the dream team, led by Peter Scolari, playing ball at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre.

The illustration features the whole roster of stars: Scolari as Yogi Berra ...

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Start Spreading the News! See Footage of New Broadway Play Bronx Bombers

Start Spreading the News! See Footage of New Broadway Play Bronx Bombers

Catch Peter Scolari and the whole team with show clips of Broadway's newest sports play, Bronx Bombers.

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More E! Than ESPN? Get the Lowdown on the Yankees with Our Handy Bronx Bombers Cheat Sheet

More E! Than ESPN? Get the Lowdown on the Yankees with Our Handy Bronx Bombers Cheat Sheet

So, you're about to see Bronx Bombers, the new play celebrating the storied history of the New York Yankees, but there's only one problem: You know absolutely nothing about baseball. Don't worry, theater fans, we’ve got you covered! Read below for a crash course on the legendary players featured in the new show—and would it kill you to delete one of ...

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Get a First Look at Baseball Bio-Play Bronx Bombers, Starring Peter Scolari

Get a First Look at Baseball Bio-Play Bronx Bombers, Starring Peter Scolari
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Check out production photos of Eric Simonson's Bronx Bombers, opening February 6 at Circle in the Square Theatre on Broadway.

Bronx Bombers Star Peter Scolari on Doing Yogi Berra Proud, Embracing Girls & Why Tom Hanks Made Him Cry

Bronx Bombers Star Peter Scolari on Doing Yogi Berra Proud, Embracing Girls & Why Tom Hanks Made Him Cry

For the last four decades, Peter Scolari has been a steady presence on the small screen as the instantly likable star of Newhart, Bosom Buddies, Goodtime Girls and tons more, but it wasn’t until 2003 that the Emmy winner gave Broadway a shot—and it’s a good thing he did! Scolari has spent the last three years treading the boards ...

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Bronx Bombers Star Bill Dawes On the Pressure to 'Not Suck' as Baseball Great Mickey Mantle

Bronx Bombers Star Bill Dawes On the Pressure to 'Not Suck' as Baseball Great Mickey Mantle

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Bringing an iconic sports hero like Mickey Mantle to life could be an intimidating job for an actor, but Bill Dawes is prepared to step up to the plate. In fact, Dawes already knows a thing or two about embodying professional athletes onstage. In 2010, he portrayed football player Paul Hornung in Eric Simonson's Lombardi, about ...

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Watch Yankees Mark Teixeira and CC Sabathia Take a Swing at August: Osage County on Fallon

Watch Yankees Mark Teixeira and CC Sabathia Take a Swing at August: Osage County on Fallon

What happens when you mix baseball and Broadway? On one hand, you get the new play Bronx Bombers, which follows New York Yankees icons through a century of the storied team’s history. And on the other, you get All-Stars and World Series champs acting out scenes from Tony-winning dramas. That’s what happened January 15 on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon ...

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Play Ball! Bronx Bombers Begins Performances on Broadway

Play Ball! Bronx Bombers Begins Performances on Broadway

Eric Simonson’s Bronx Bombers, starring real-life spouses Emmy winner Peter Scolari and Tracy Shayne, begins Broadway performances January 10 at Circle in the Square Theater. Opening night is set for February 6.

Directed by Simonson, Bronx Bombers follows Yogi Berra (Scolari) and his wife Carmen (Shayne) through a century of the New York Yankees’ trials and triumphs, bringing generations of ...

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It's Like Deja-Vu All Over Again! The Stars of Bronx Bombers on Yogi Berra and Yankees Pride

It's Like Deja-Vu All Over Again! The Stars of Bronx Bombers on Yogi Berra and Yankees Pride

The stars of Eric Simonson’s baseball play Bronx Bombers talk about pinstripe pride and share their favorite Yogi Berra-isms. See them step up to the Broadway plate at Circle in the Square Theatre on January 10.

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Batter Up! Peter Scolari and the Broadway Cast of Bronx Bombers Meet the Press

Batter Up!  Peter Scolari and the Broadway Cast of Bronx Bombers Meet the Press
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Buy yourself some peanuts and Cracker Jack! After an off-Broadway run at Primary Stages, Bronx Bombers is coming to Broadway, and on December 18, Peter Scolari and the cast of the Great White Way’s newest sports play took a seventh inning stretch to meet the press. Written and directed by Eric Simonson, who previously tackled football (Lombardi) and basketball ...

Take Me Out to the Ballgame! Broadway's Bronx Bombers Now on Sale

Take Me Out to the Ballgame! Broadway's Bronx Bombers Now on Sale

Damn Yankees! Tickets are now available for the Broadway transfer of Eric Simonson’s Bronx Bombers, starring real-life spouses Emmy winner Peter Scolari and Tracy Shayne. Inspired by the iconic New York Yankees, the new play begins previews on January 10, 2014 at Circle in the Square Theater, with opening night scheduled for February 6. 

Directed by playwright Simonson, Bronx ...

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Let’s Go Yankees! Take a First Look at Artwork for the Broadway Premiere of Bronx Bombers

Let’s Go Yankees! Take a First Look at Artwork for the Broadway Premiere of Bronx Bombers

Get ready, Yankee fans: Eric Simonson’s Bronx Bombers, a new play centering on Yogi Berra and other famous members of the iconic baseball team, is headed to Broadway, and we’ve got your first look at Mark Ulriksen’s original artwork for the production. Ulriksen, a frequent contributor to The New Yorker, created a colorful hand-painted illustration centering on Berra and his ...

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Exclusive Photo! New York Yankees Great Yogi Berra Meets His Bronx Bombers Counterpart Peter Scolari

Exclusive Photo! New York Yankees Great Yogi Berra Meets His Bronx Bombers Counterpart Peter Scolari

The New York Yankees may have missed the playoffs this year, but they’re headed to Broadway in Bronx Bombers. The third in Eric Simonson’s sports trilogy (after Lombardi and Magic/Bird), the play follows Yogi Berra and his wife, Carmen, through a century of the team’s trials and triumphs. On October 23, Berra kicked of the World Series (featuring the ...

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Start Spreading the News: Yankees Drama Bronx Bombers Heads to Broadway

Start Spreading the News: Yankees Drama Bronx Bombers Heads to Broadway

Bronx Bombers is coming to the major leagues this winter: Broadway. The new play, written and directed by Eric Simonson (the scribe behind the sports dramas Lombardi and Magic/Bird)just finished its run at off-Broadway's Primary Stages on October 19. It will begin performances at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre on January 10 with the official opening ...

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