Michael McGrath

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2012

    The Honeymooners Is Becoming A Musical! Who Should Costar?

    When Michael McGrath won a Tony award on Sunday for his performance as a lovable gangster in the Gerswhin musical Nice Work If You Can Get It, he thanked his wife and said, "Baby, you're the greatest!" The back story on that reference is that he's set to play Ralph Kramden in the upcoming, absolute ... More >>

  • Theater

    May 2, 2012

    Nice Work If You Can Get It Gorges on Gershwin

    Matthew Broderick, Kelli O'Hara, Judy Kaye, and lots and lots of George

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    My Tony Nomination Predictions!

    I've seen almost everything this season except Magic/Bird--which to me sounds like a wildlife puppet show, and it's quite possible that's what it is--and I'm ready to tell you who will definitely maybe probably almost get Tony nominated tomorrow morning. Here goes: BEST PLAY *Clybourne Park *Othe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2012

    Matthew Broderick Is Back On Broadway: My Review

    Apparently Rent never happened. Neither did Spring Awakening. Even Oklahoma! never took place. Nice Work If You Can Get It floats us back to 1920s froth full of absurd plot twists, incongruous couplings, and bouncy/dreamy songs. A trunk show inspired by material by Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse, ... More >>

  • Theater

    December 11, 2007

    This Fun for Hire

    Nothing to laugh about this season? Yellow Face and Is He Dead? might help you out.

  • Columns

    May 10, 2005
  • Theater

    March 15, 2005

    Fresh From the Can

    Spamalot seeks the grail of Broadway triumph, but old jokes can only take a (k)night so far

  • Theater

    October 8, 2002