Alec Baldwin, Susan Lucci and more to star in Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway
The critically-acclaimed hit comedy show Celebrity Autobiography comes to Broadway's Marquis Theatre for 4 performances only.
Who doesn't love a read of a celebrity's autobiography? But why read it yourself, when other celebrities can read it to you? Yes, folks, Celebrity Autobiography, the long-running critics' favorite which features a variety of performers reading excerpts from... yep, you guessed it... celebrity autobiographies, will finally debut on Broadway. The Marquis Theatre will host four evenings on consecutive Mondays throughout the winter and these will take place on November 26, December 3, December 10 and December 17, all beginning at 8:00pm.
The star-studded line-up will feature a rotating cast that includes Alec Baldwin, Susan Lucci, Lewis Black, Eugene Pack, Antoni Porowski, Dayle Reyfel, Mario Cantone, Rachel Dratch, Cecily Strong, and more.
Here is the current schedule, subject to change:
November 26: Lewis Black, Mario Cantone, Rachel Dratch, Eugene Pack, Dayle Reyfel, and Cecily Strong
December 3: Mario Cantone, Rachel Dratch, Susan Lucci, Eugene Pack, and Dayle Reyfel
December 10: Alec Baldwin, Mario Cantone, Rachel Dratch, Eugene Pack, Dayle Reyfel, and Cecily Strong
December 17: Mario Cantone, Rachel Dratch, Susan Lucci, Eugene Pack, Antoni Porowski, and Dayle Reyfel
Created by Emmy Award nominee Eugene Pack and developed by Pack alongside Dayle Reyfel, Celebrity Autobiography was first staged in Los Angeles in 1998 and went on to gain grain popularity thanks to a 2005 television special on Bravo. Beginning in 2008, Celebrity Autobiography has been regularly mounted off-Broadway at the Triad, features a stellar line-up of comedic actors performing from the actual memoirs of a wide variety of stars, ranging from Elizabeth Taylor, Debbie Reynolds, and Eddie Fisher to Richard Burton. It has since been performed in London's West End, in Edinburgh, and at Australia’s Sydney Opera House.
Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway is produced by MagicSpace Entertainment, Angelo Fraboni, Carl Pasbjerg, Dayle Reyfel and EP Productions.
Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway Tickets are available now.
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