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Nathan Lane returns to Broadway in Lincoln Center Theater’s production of Douglas Carter Beane’s new play.

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Chauncey Miles on TV! Nathan Lane's Acclaimed Turn in The Nance Gets Filmed for PBS

Chauncey Miles on TV! Nathan Lane's Acclaimed Turn in The Nance Gets Filmed for PBS

If you haven’t had a chance to see Nathan Lane’s performance as gay burlesque star Chauncey Miles in The Nance, fear not! Jack O’Brien’s production is being recorded and will air on PBS as part of its Live from Lincoln Center series. No exact air date has been announced, but the drama will be filmed on ...

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Ouch, Simply Ouch! Nathan Lane 'Resting' After Injury Sustained During The Nance

Ouch, Simply Ouch! Nathan Lane 'Resting' After Injury Sustained During The Nance

Two-time Tony winner Nathan Lane was hurt during the July 24 performance of Lincoln Center Theater’s burlesque drama The Nance. Lane was unable to finish the performance, and his standby Stephen DeRosa went on for the first time and continued the show as Chauncey Miles. According to a production spokesperson, Lane spent the day resting and will return to ...

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Stage Greats Toast The Nance Director Jack O’Brien and His New Memoir Jack Be Nimble

Stage Greats Toast The Nance Director Jack O’Brien and His New Memoir Jack Be Nimble
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Three-time Tony winner Jack O’Brien has helmed dozens of memorable productions of plays and musicals on Broadway, at San Diego’s Old Globe Theatre (where he served as artistic director for many years) and on stages around the world. Now this warm and witty theater pro has gathered memories from the early years of his career in a fascinating ...

John Lee Beatty Offers a Revealing Look at the Remarkable Revolving Design of Broadway's The Nance

John Lee Beatty Offers a Revealing Look at the Remarkable Revolving Design of Broadway's The Nance

Tony-winning scenic designer John Lee Beatty shares the inspiration and artistry of his gorgeously detailed set for The Nance, Douglas Carter Beane's Depression-era play about a gay burlesque performer facing a changing world.

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The Nance Tony Nominee Nathan Lane Pokes Fun at Growing Up Irish Catholic

The Nance Tony Nominee Nathan Lane Pokes Fun at Growing Up Irish Catholic

Two-time Tony winner and 2013 Tony nominee Nathan Lane is making audiences laugh and cry in the moving new play The Nance. On June 3 Lane dropped by Last Night with Jimmy Fallon in hopes of providing more laughter than tears. Lane regaled Fallon with tales of the fear, punishment and blasphemy that came along with growing up Irish Catholic ...

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The Nance Patron Takes a Tumble and Falls onto the Lyceum Theatre Marquee

The Nance Patron Takes a Tumble and Falls onto the Lyceum Theatre Marquee

An audience member managed to steal the spotlight from Drama League Award winner Nathan Lane before the May 19 performance of The Nance. Ten minutes before curtain, patron George Poulos fell through a second floor window and onto the Lyceum Theatre marquee, according to the New York Post. Poulos was rescued by firefighters and brought to Bellevue Hospital where he ...

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The Nance Star Nathan Lane Jokes About His Theme Song and the Broadway Sweatshop on The Daily Show

The Nance Star Nathan Lane Jokes About His Theme Song and the Broadway Sweatshop on The Daily Show

Nathan Lane, star of Lincoln Center Theater’s The Nance, dropped by The Daily Show on May 14 to trade jokes and anecdotes with host Jon Stewart. The 2013 Tony nominee entertained Stewart with tales of his Broadway theme song, coming out and the advice he gave Bette Midler about returning to the Great White Way. Click below to see ...

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Secrets of Tony Nominees! What Was The Nance Star Nathan Lane's ‘Life-Changing’ Role?

Secrets of Tony Nominees! What Was The Nance Star Nathan Lane's ‘Life-Changing’ Role?

Broadway.com kicks off our 2013 Secrets of the Tony Nominees series with The Nance star Nathan Lane. Find out his childhood Broadway heroes and how he rates his sense of competition.

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Squigs Goes Burlesque with Nathan Lane and the Cast of Broadway’s The Nance

Squigs Goes Burlesque with Nathan Lane and the Cast of Broadway’s The Nance

Broadway.com resident artist Justin “Squigs” Robertson perfectly captures Chauncey Miles’ (Nathan Lane) signature punch line, “Hi, simply hi!” in the latest Broadway Ink for Lincoln Center Theater's acclaimed play The Nance. Written by Douglas Carter Beane and directed by Jack O’Brien, this Broadway.com Audience Choice Award nominated play tells the story of Chauncey Miles (Lane), a ...

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Jonny Orsini on His Passion for Performing and the Honor of Co-Starring with Nathan Lane in The Nance

Jonny Orsini on His Passion for Performing and the Honor of Co-Starring with Nathan Lane in The Nance

Age & Hometown: 27; Cheshire, CT

Current Role: A Broadway debut as Ned, a drifter turned burlesque performer who falls unapologetically in love with Chauncey Miles (Nathan Lane) in Lincoln Center Theater's production of The Nance.

Once Upon a Time: When Broadway newcomer Jonny Orsini enrolled at Suffolk University, his interest in storytelling led him to major in journalism. He ...

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