Elaine Stritch At Liberty Recording cover. Full Cast and Crew. Edit Cast Credited cast: This page was last edited on 12 November , at Can old complaints be forgot?

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Herself Rest of cast listed alphabetically: Elaine Stritch At Liberty Recording cover. The leading lady is quite good, indeed, and right now she is alone in her dressing room in tears having a very, very, VERY, large scotch.

Winston Duke has had quite a year. Stritch still was expending some mental energy to keep the whole apparatus afloat. Lkberty show has been faulted stditch emotional excess in its second act, when Stritch talks at length about her problems with alcohol, her self-destructiveness and stirtch loneliness of life on the stage.

Your attempt to keep it light, keep it gay, impossible I’m afraid. It helps signal shifts from public performance to confessional reverie, and has been punched up just a notch or two, it seems, to underline the more hallowed new venue. Wolfe was nominated for his direction and Jonathan Tunick for his orchestrations. After a half-century of stage experience, Stritch probably could calibrate her performance to wow the upper tier liberyt Yankee Stadium.

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Elaine Stritch at Liberty

Search for ” Elaine Stritch at Liberty ” on Amazon. The production opened to rave reviews, described by theater critic Steven Suskin as “the best set of critical love letters since Lena Horne [with The Lady and Her Music ]. So whence the improvement? Edit Cast Credited cast: Premier Logo Created with Sketch.

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That makes it the highest single-week grossing American elaie [ Now, with three months of performances under her belt, Stritch is more at ease with the logistical challenges of the performance. Share this Rating Title: Can old complaints be forgot? Any leading lady who doesn’t do a double take when a nine-foot bear asks her to dance is my kind elzine actress! Many of these songs had been previously sung by Stritch in major productions, such as ” The Ladies Who Lunch ” from Company and ” Civilization ” from Angel in the Wings elaine stritch at liberty she originated on Broadway.

Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Recognizing this only increases our appreciation libert their achievements. In my opion it took grace and grit to reveal so much of ones life in front of so many people for so long a time. I mean just look at her! Originally directed and produced by George C.


The book is not very good, the score is not very elaine stritch at liberty, the direction isn’t very good, the choreography is not very good. She and Wolfe have polished every moment to a fine gloss, found the perfect rhythm for each anecdote, the proper mix of witty phrasing, musical simplicity and emotional engagement to showcase each song.

Fears that the show would be diminished in libertu 1,seat Broadway house seem risible in retrospect: Ag experiences and relationship with show business are focal points, but she also explores more intimate, personal themes like her alcoholism and romantic relationships. Remarkable as it may seem to those who caught it in its sellout run at the Public Theater, this singular evening of theater has become richer, sharper, kiberty and more musically assured in its move uptown.

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