Well, you do leave the theater humming the tunes! Irving Berlin’s “You’re Just In Love” walked all the way down W. 55th Street with me to the F train. As is often the case at New York City Center’s well-regarded Encores! series, nostalgia is the prime mover of audience sentiment. Last night’s audience loved every single minute of Call Me Madam. The place was jammed — looked like a sell out. ... Read more
Call Me Madam
New York City Center kicks off its 2019 Encores! season with a revival of Call Me Madam, which was originally presented as a part of the second Encores! season in 1995, putting the popular series on the map.
Performances take place at New York City Center's Mainstage.
(Photos by Stephanie Berger)
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Call Me Madam centers around a brassy ambassador to the fictional European nation of Lichtenberg and features standards including “It’s a Lovely Day Today,” along with Irving Berlin’s most famous counterpoint duet, “You’re Just in Love.”