And it's glamorous!
Two-time Tony Award winner and Broadway baby extraordinaire Patti LuPone is giving fans a behind-the-scenes look at her life off stage in a new documentary series (directed by her own son) called Entrances, Exits, and Everything in Between.
In the first ep of the series (above), Patti travels to Europe, where she performs in her cabaret act The Gypsy in My Soul on a cruise ship - and thankfully for all her fans (including US), her whole family comes along for the fun and wild ride!
Her son, Joshua Johnston spoke about his experience (aka working with his mama while shooting the film), saying:
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Can this man do any wrong?!
Seriously, talk about the third time being the charm!
The cast of Book of Mormon, who won the Award of Best Music at the 2011 Tony Awards, were on hand to kick off the 2012 ceremony with Ricky Martin, Matthew Broderick, and ultimately host Neil Patrick Harris, who then segued into a one-man show of AWESOME with guest appearances from Patti LuPone and Amanda Seyfried!
Ch-ch-check it all out for yourself (above)!
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This looks A-MAZING!
Back in August, we were thrilled to hear that former Evita stars Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin were returning to Broadway with their hit show!
Now, An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin has officially opened on Broadway (above, and below), and we want to see it sooooo badly! Like, right now!
We'd wish them luck, but let's be honest - they don't need it!
….But good luck anyway!!!!!!! Ha!
[Images via WENN.]
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She just doesn't LOVE that it's stealing all the thunder away from other Broadway shows.
Earlier this week, we reported on a story claiming that Broadway legend and beloved diva, Patti Lupone, had beef with Cirque du Soleil. In the article, she was quoted as saying that the show was a "big, bad brother" of a show that was too "loud" and "disenfranchised."
Well, apparently, this is all a HUGE misunderstand. Her publicist was kind enough to contact us on the matter EXCLUSIVELY and offered this explanation:
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That's something you'll have to come to terms with. We suggest some herbal tea and years of therapy.
The legendary Broadway performer Patti LuPone has some beef with the Great White Way, particularly the uprising of "loud" productions in midtown. She reveals in a new interview that she is very "angry" over the ticket prices in NYC these days and much like everywhere else, she blames greed from the producers. But there seems to be a bit more to it than that. She goes on to say:
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New York is calling our name this holiday season, that's for sure!
You fell in love with them in Evita, now Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin are returning to Broadway this November with their smash concert show!
"An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin" has been playing dates around the world for the last few years, but it will finally find a more permanent residence at the Barrymore Theatre starting Nov. 16.
The show ranges from solos to duets, , Sondheim to Rodgers and Hammerstein, and presents scenes from classic shows like "South Pacific" and "Carousel." Of working with the incomparable Patti Lupone, Mandy says:
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"I was always just asking for the things we needed to help us get on stage. It's always been about the show."
- Patti LuPone to EW on her rumored diva like ways
[Image via WENN.]
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