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A new musical, featuring the music of George and Ira Gershwin, lands on Broadway.

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Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off! Nice Work If You Can Get It Sets Broadway Closing Date

Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off! Nice Work If You Can Get It Sets Broadway Closing Date

The toe-tapping Gershwin tuner Nice Work If You Can Get It, starring two-time Tony winner Matthew Broderick and Tony nominee Jessie Mueller, will play its final performance on June 15 at Broadway's Imperial Theatre. Directed by Kathleen Marshall and featuring a book by Joe DePietro and score of classic Gershwin songs, Nice Work opened on April 24, 2012. At the ...

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A Year of Nice Work! Matthew Broderick, Jessie Mueller & the Cast Celebrate the Musical's First Anniversary

A Year of Nice Work! Matthew Broderick, Jessie Mueller & the Cast Celebrate the Musical's First Anniversary
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It’s been a whirlwind year full of moonshine, showgirls and madcap hijinks at the Imperial Theatre, and on April 10, the toe-tapping Gershwin tuner Nice Work If You Can Get It is celebrating its first anniversary! Starring Matthew Broderick as rich playboy Jimmy Winter and Jessie Mueller as the bootlegger he adores, the hit musical features catchy tunes “Fascinating Rhythm ...

Nice Work Star Matthew Broderick on Fighting with Harvey Fierstein, Drawing Attention with Nathan Lane and Pulling a Muscle While Sitting

Nice Work Star Matthew Broderick on Fighting with Harvey Fierstein, Drawing Attention with Nathan Lane and Pulling a Muscle While Sitting

Two-time Tony winner Matthew Broderick chats about his new “spitfire” co-star Jessie Mueller in Nice Work If You Can Get It, getting punched in the face, getting sassed by Estelle Getty and not dressing up for the Internet.

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I’ve Got a Crush on You! Jessie Mueller Begins Performances in Nice Work Opposite Matthew Broderick

I’ve Got a Crush on You! Jessie Mueller Begins Performances in Nice Work Opposite Matthew Broderick

Nice Work, Jessie Mueller! The Tony nominee begins performances as tomboy bootlegger Billie Bendix in the hit Gershwin musical Nice Work If You Can Get It on March 29. Mueller succeeds original star Kelli O’Hara, who played her final performance on March 24. John Treacy Egan and Conrad John Schuck will also join the cast as Chief Berry and Senator ...

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Estelle Parsons Returns to Nice Work If You Can Get It; John Treacy Egan & Conrad John Schuck Join the Cast

Estelle Parsons Returns to Nice Work If You Can Get It; John Treacy Egan & Conrad John Schuck Join the Cast

Nice Work If You Can Get It is welcoming some new faces this spring—and a familiar one, too! Broadway alums John Treacy Egan and Conrad John Schuck will be joining previously announced Tony nominee Jessie Mueller in Nice Work If You Can Get It on March 29 as Chief Berry and Senator Max Evergreen, respectively. Additionally, as previously speculated, original ...

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We'll Miss You! Kelli O’Hara Reflects on Her 'Amazing' Run Full of Laughter in Nice Work If You Can Get It

We'll Miss You! Kelli O’Hara Reflects on Her 'Amazing' Run Full of Laughter in Nice Work If You Can Get It

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are asked to sit through a sometimes grueling "exit interview" about their time at the company. Although that concept doesn't exist for Broadway performers, we think it's fun to check in with stars as they finish up a successful run. Below, Nice Work If You Can Get It star Kelli O’Hara, who ...

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Nice Work, Mom! Kelli O’Hara Expecting Second Child With Husband Greg Naughton

Nice Work, Mom! Kelli O’Hara Expecting Second Child With Husband Greg Naughton

Nice Work If You Can Get It star Kelli O’Hara is expecting a little bundle of joy—and no, it’s not a bottle of moonshine! The actress, who plays bootlegger Billie Bendix in the hit Gershwin tuner, is pregnant with her second child with her husband, musician and actor Greg Naughton. The couple have not revealed a due date (or possible ...

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Exclusive! Jessie Mueller to Star Opposite Matthew Broderick as Nice Work's New Leading Lady

Exclusive! Jessie Mueller to Star Opposite Matthew Broderick as Nice Work's New Leading Lady

Broadway.com has learned exclusively that The Mystery of Edwin Drood star Jessie Mueller has landed her next big gig, playing rough-and-tough showtune-singing bootlegger Billie Bendix in the Gershwin musical Nice Work If You Can Get It. The 2012 Tony Award nominee will start performances on April 2, replacing Kelli O’Hara, who is leaving the hit show on March 31 ...

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Blythe Danner on Teaming Up with Gwyneth, Texting Apple & Why Nice Work Is Like the Super Bowl

Blythe Danner on Teaming Up with Gwyneth, Texting Apple & Why Nice Work Is Like the Super Bowl

It’s been 11 years since Blythe Danner last walked the Broadway boards in Follies, but this stage and screen star has been keeping plenty busy. Between starring in the Meet the Parents movies, frequent appearances in Williamstown and off-Broadway, and guest-starring on TV shows from Huff to Will & Grace, Danner also plays mother to Gwyneth and Jake Paltrow, and ...

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Nice Work Stars Matthew Broderick & Kelli O’Hara Give Lucky Guy Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson a Backstage Tour

Nice Work Stars Matthew Broderick & Kelli O’Hara Give Lucky Guy Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson a Backstage Tour
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Two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks is only a few weeks away from making his Broadway debut in Nora Ephron's Lucky Guy, and on January 22, the Broadway newbie got a lesson from the pros. Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson caught a performance of the toe-tapping Gershwin tuner Nice Work If You Can Get It, then headed backstage to rub ...

PBS to Broadcast New York Philharmonic's Carousel, Starring Kelli O’Hara & Nathan Gunn

PBS to Broadcast New York Philharmonic's Carousel, Starring Kelli O’Hara & Nathan Gunn

PBS will film and broadcast the New York Philharmonic's upcoming concert production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Tony-winning musical Carousel. The musical will star four-time Tony nominee and Nice Work If You Can Get It headliner Kelli O’Hara as Julie Jordan and opera singer Nathan Gunn as Billy Bigelow. Carousel will run at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall from February 27 ...

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Brad Oscar to Fill In For Michael McGrath During Nice Work If You Can Get It Hiatus

Brad Oscar to Fill In For Michael McGrath During Nice Work If You Can Get It Hiatus

Tony nominee Brad Oscar will play lovable bootlegger Cookie McGee in Nice Work If You Can Get It beginning January 8 at Broadway’s Imperial Theatre. Oscar will fill in for Tony winner Michael McGrath, who will take a two-month hiatus from the Gershwin tuner.

Directed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It features a score ...

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Matthew Broderick & Kelli O’Hara Welcome Blythe Danner to the Cast of Nice Work If You Can Get It

Matthew Broderick & Kelli O’Hara Welcome Blythe Danner to the Cast of Nice Work If You Can Get It
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There’s a new momma in town! Stage and screen star Blythe Danner has joined the Broadway cast of the Gershwin tuner Nice Work If You Can Get It as kooky mother Millicent Winter, and on December 19, after her second performance, Danner and her delighted castmates posed for photos. In Nice Work, Matthew Broderick stars as Jimmy Winter, a ...

Blythe Danner Begins Run As Matthew Broderick’s Kooky Mother in Nice Work If You Can Get It

Blythe Danner Begins Run As Matthew Broderick’s Kooky Mother in Nice Work If You Can Get It

Tony and Emmy winner Blythe Danner begins her run as Millicent Winter in Nice Work If You Can Get It on December 18. Danner succeeds Academy Award winner Estelle Parsons, who originated the role. Directed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall and featuring a book by Joe DiPietro, the hit Gershwin musical is currently playing at Broadway’s Imperial Theatre, starring Matthew Broderick ...

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Watch Nice Work Star Matthew Broderick School Today Host Jenna Wolfe for Her Broadway Debut

Watch Nice Work Star Matthew Broderick School Today Host Jenna Wolfe for Her Broadway Debut

Today host Jenna Wolfe's dreams became reality on November 18, when she made her "Broadway debut" in Nice Work If You Can Get It...for one night, anyway! Sure, she doesn't have any stage experience, but Wolfe got advice from excellent teachers—Nice Work stars Matthew Broderick and Kelli O'Hara. Before her big performance, Wolfe sat down with the headliners ...

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Nice Work’s Matthew Broderick to Host Williamstown Theatre Festival Benefit

Nice Work’s Matthew Broderick to Host Williamstown Theatre Festival Benefit

Nice Work If You Can Get It star Matthew Broderick will serve as the host of the Williamstown Theatre Festival’s 2012 benefit. As previously announced, the evening will feature performances by Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike star David Hyde Pierce, Nice Work’s Kelli O’Hara and her husband, singer-songwriter Greg Naughton, Malcolm Gets (Ten Cents a Dance), Lauren ...

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Check Out a Sneak Peek of Nice Work's Matthew Broderick Making a Date With Ty Burrell on Modern Family

Check Out a Sneak Peek of Nice Work's Matthew Broderick Making a Date With Ty Burrell on Modern Family

Two-time Tony winner Matthew Broderick guest stars on the November 14 episode of ABC’s hit comedy Modern Family in a fun and surprising role: a lovelorn gay man who mistakenly thinks that Phil Dunphy (Ty Burrell) is hitting on him at the gym! The Nice Work If You Can Get It headliner plays David, a pal of Cameron (Emmy winner ...

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Nice Work's Kelli O'Hara Punches Kittens?! Matthew Broderick, Matthew Morrison & More Send Up the Beloved Star in Exclusive Video

Nice Work's Kelli O'Hara Punches Kittens?! Matthew Broderick, Matthew Morrison & More Send Up the Beloved Star in Exclusive Video

Nice Work If You Can Get It star Kelli O’Hara was the guest of honor at the NYMF gala on November 11, and her pals Matthew Morrison, Cheyenne Jackson, Matthew Broderick, Judy Kaye and more filmed a hilarious video for the Tony nominee.

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Blythe Danner to Take Over as Matthew Broderick’s Eccentric Mother in Nice Work If You Can Get It

Blythe Danner to Take Over as Matthew Broderick’s Eccentric Mother in Nice Work If You Can Get It

Tony winner Blythe Danner will star as boozy matron Millicent Winter in Nice Work if You Can Get It beginning December 18, opposite Matthew Broderick as her son, Jimmy Winter. Danner succeeds Academy Award winner Estelle Parsons, who will depart the production on December 16. Danner will play a 12-week engagement with the production through March 10 at the Imperial ...

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Get a Nicki Minaj-Style Backstage Look at Matthew Broderick, Kelli O’Hara & the Cast of Nice Work If You Can Get It

Get a Nicki Minaj-Style Backstage Look at Matthew Broderick, Kelli O’Hara & the Cast of Nice Work If You Can Get It

Whether they're playing an onstage gang of ‘20s bootleggers or relaxing behind the scenes, Matthew Broderick, Kelli O’Hara and the cast of Nice Work If You Can Get It know how to have a good time. Check out this backstage look at the cast of the Gershwin tuner, set to the Nicki Minaj hit “Pound the Alarm” in which Broderick ...

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Nice Work Indeed! Matthew Broderick, Kelli O’Hara & Cast Celebrate 200 Broadway Performances

Nice Work Indeed! Matthew Broderick, Kelli O’Hara & Cast Celebrate 200 Broadway Performances

Matthew Broderick, Kelli O’Hara and the cast of Nice Work If You Can Get It had cause for celebration on October 17: The Gershwin tuner, which began previews on March 29 at the Imperial Theatre, celebrated its 200th Broadway performance with a beautiful post-show cake. Featuring a score of classic George and Ira Gershwin songs, Nice Work tells the story ...

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Modern Family Star Ty Burrell Planning ‘Gay Date’ With Nice Work’s Matthew Broderick

Modern Family Star Ty Burrell Planning ‘Gay Date’ With Nice Work’s Matthew Broderick

It’s been over a decade since Modern Family funnyman Ty Burrell appeared on Broadway in MacBeth, but the Emmy winner will soon spend time rubbing elbows with Broadway elite. Not only is Burrell gearing up to film a Modern Family episode with guest star Matthew Broderick, he’s even planning a real-life “gay date” with the Nice Work If You Can ...

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The Nice Work Keeps on Coming! Matthew Broderick to Guest Star on TV's Modern Family

The Nice Work Keeps on Coming! Matthew Broderick to Guest Star on TV's Modern Family

Nice Work If You Can Get It  leading man Matthew Broderick will guest star on an upcoming episode of TV's Modern Family, reports TVLine.com. Broderick is the latest in a slew of Broadway stars to appear on the show including Bobby Cannavale, Nathan Lane, Lin-Manuel Miranda and more. 

Broderick will play a neurotic friend of Phil’s (Ty Burrell ...

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Kelli O’Hara Shows Off the Family Flask & More Inside Her Dressing Room at Nice Work

Kelli O’Hara Shows Off the Family Flask & More Inside Her Dressing Room at Nice Work

Broadway darling Kelli O’Hara invited Broadway.com inside her dressing room at Nice Work If You Can Get It to show off her five favorite things, including photos, notes and her grandfather's flask.

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Nice Work If You Can Get It Star Kelli O’Hara on Playing Footsie at a Volleyball Game and Being ‘Country When Country Wasn’t Cool’

Nice Work If You Can Get It Star Kelli O’Hara on Playing Footsie at a Volleyball Game and Being ‘Country When Country Wasn’t Cool’

As kids all over America head back to school, Broadway.com decided to ask our favorite Broadway stars to look back at their own years in the classroom—and share a school picture! Four-time Tony nominee and Nice Work If You Can Get It star Kelli O’Hara sent us the cutest photo imaginable, along with self-deprecating memories of growing up in ...

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