Rachel Shukert

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2013

    I Was Namechecked On Smash!

    On Saturday night's airing of the NBC show about Broadway, Ivy (Megan Hilty's character) made mention of a blind item a certain Michael Musto allegedly wrote in the Voice! She's freaking out about it!

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2013

    I'm Sending Up Susan Lucci Again!

    Just in time for the Oscars, along comes You Like Me, the riotous recreation of celebrity awards acceptance speeches, created by Michael Schulman and Rachel Shukert. Next Saturday night at Ars Nova--the night before the actual Oscars--you will gag to the procession of performers re-enacting the gra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2012

    Video of My Susan Lucci Speech!

    I was so full of gratitude at the "You Like Me!" show consisting of performers recreating famously effusive awards acceptance speeches over at Ars Nova. I was mainly grateful that in doing the 1999 speech Susan Lucci gave after copping the Emmy on her 19th try, I remembered every single word withou ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    February 8, 2012
  • Blogs

    June 14, 2011

    A Hilarious Spoof of Awards Acceptance Speeches!

    It happened at the Laurie Beechman Theater last week. It was You Like Me, a show in which various performers acted out notorious trophy-clutching speeches made by golden folks like Meryl Streep (wickedly witty), Patti Lu Pone (mildly cantankerous), and Elaine Stritch (out of her mind). La Daily ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    I'm Julie Andrews For One Night!

    ​And that night is tonight! At the Laurie Beechman Theater at 9:30, Michael Schulman and Rachel Shukert are presenting "You Like Me: An Evening of Classic Acceptance Speeches," with an all-star cast of people serving lots and lots of gratitude. But I'll be reciting a classic anti-acceptance ... More >>

  • Theater

    July 17, 2007

    Tree-Act Play

    Randy folklore legend gets Disney-whirled

  • Theater

    May 2, 2006

    Proud Marys

    Three queens and a pair of plays equals a royal flush