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Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill - Broadway

Audra McDonald stars as Billie Holiday in this one-woman bio-play.

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Lady Day Star Audra McDonald Answers Your Questions About Hubby Will Swenson, Her Six Tonys and (Of Course!) Eggfartopia

Lady Day Star Audra McDonald Answers Your Questions About Hubby Will Swenson, Her Six Tonys and (Of Course!) Eggfartopia

Everybody's favorite six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald, star of Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill, talks about everything from her male dream role to a weird fact about Norm Lewis to her love of all things chocolate and peanut butter.

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Six-Time Tony Champ Audra McDonald on Why Lady Day Makes Her Hit the Drive-Thru, Acting with Oprah and Being a Broadway Broad

Six-Time Tony Champ Audra McDonald on Why Lady Day Makes Her Hit the Drive-Thru, Acting with Oprah and Being a Broadway Broad

Tony winner Audra McDonald talks about Will Swenson's "muffin chops," the infamous Lady Day candy incident and what size bra she would need to embrace the title "Mama Broadway."

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Lady Day Tony Winner Audra McDonald Is Taking Your Questions!

Lady Day Tony Winner Audra McDonald Is Taking Your Questions!

Have you ever wanted to sit down with Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill star Audra McDonald and ask her about channeling jazz great Billie Holiday, being married to Javert, what it's like to win six Tonys or how she got to be the ruler of Eggfartopia? We thought so, and now's your chance! Ask the Queen ...

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Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, Starring Tony Winner Audra McDonald, Extends One Final Time on Broadway

Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, Starring Tony Winner Audra McDonald, Extends One Final Time on Broadway

Billie’s not going anywhere! Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, starring six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald, has extended its limited Broadway run for a final time. The production, which previously announced that it would play through September 21 at the Circle in the Square Theatre, will now take its final bow on October 5. The play with music ...

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What a Little Moolah Can Do! Lady Day, Starring Tony Winner Audra McDonald, Recoups On Broadway

What a Little Moolah Can Do! Lady Day, Starring Tony Winner Audra McDonald, Recoups On Broadway

Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, starring Audra McDonald, has recouped its initial capitalization of $2.6 million. The play with music is now in profits, after having begun performances on March 25 at Circle in the Square Theatre earlier this year. The production officially opened on April 13 and McDonald picked up her sixth Tony for her performance ...

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Watch Lady Day Star Audra McDonald Open Up About Picking Up Billie Holiday's Habits & Her Troubled Past

Watch Lady Day Star Audra McDonald Open Up About Picking Up Billie Holiday's Habits & Her Troubled Past

It looks like someone needs to put a quarter in the swear jar over at Eggfartopia. In an interview with ABC News’ Popcorn with Peter Travers, six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald revealed that she’s begun to pick up some of Billie Holiday’s habits after appearing as the legendary jazz singer in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and ...

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Odds & Ends: Shia LaBoeuf's Day in Court, Audra McDonald's Number One & More

Odds & Ends: Shia LaBoeuf's Day in Court, Audra McDonald's Number One & More

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today.

Shia LaBoeuf's Day in Court
Shia LaBoeuf’s lawyers are negotiating with prosecutors for a plea deal after his recent eventful night out at Broadway’s Cabaret. According to The Wrap, LaBeouf briefly attended Manhattan's Midtown Community Court on July 24 to face a number of ...

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Want to Know How to Become President? Lady Day Star Audra McDonald Has the Answer

Want to Know How to Become President? Lady Day Star Audra McDonald Has the Answer

Hallelujah! Lady Day star Audra McDonald is back doing her hilarious lounge-singer-with-all-the-answers bit on The Tonight Show. This time Jimmy Fallon got a little help from the charming Josh Charles in asking McDonald nutty questions. And once again McDonald sang Yahoo Answers with a straight face. So. Damn. Funny. If you'd like to know how to be the life ...

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Jazz Musician Corky Hale, Mike Stoller & Melissa Errico Pay Audra McDonald a Visit at Lady Day!

Jazz Musician Corky Hale, Mike Stoller & Melissa Errico Pay Audra McDonald a Visit at Lady Day!

Six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald sure knows how to entertain backstage at Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill. Jazz musician Corky Hale (who was Billie Holiday's accompanist early in her career), rock 'n' roll songwriting great Mike Stoller and fellow soprano Melissa Errico, who will appear alongside McDonald's hubby Will Swenson in the upcoming tuner Bull ...

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Lady Day, Starring Tony Winner Audra McDonald, Extends Once Again on Broadway

Lady Day, Starring Tony Winner Audra McDonald, Extends Once Again on Broadway

Good news if you're worried that you may miss Audra McDonald's Tony-winning performance as Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & GrillThe new production has extended its limited Broadway run once again, and will now play through September 21 at Circle in the Square Theatre. The play with music, starring the six-time Tony winner, officially ...

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