Here is why we at Broadway Inbound think it's a perfect show for groups:
Your group will love Funny Girl on Broadway, a story inspired by the life of the legendary entertainer Fanny Brice. One of the top comediennes of her time, Fanny led a colorful life both on and off stage. Her story of success, romance, and heartbreak has remained relevant for decades. Funny Girl is a musical tribute to her life, featuring some of her most famous songs, including “Don’t Rain on My Parade” and “People.” We know you will enjoy this musical journey through the life of one of America’s most beloved entertainers. The musical Funny Girl premiered on Broadway in 1964. It was a critical and commercial success and ran for over 1,200 performances. Funny Girl is a timeless story about following your dreams, finding love, and finding a way back to yourself when it all seems to crumble. The 2022 revival is a special event that Broadway fans don't want to miss.
Headed by the director Michael Mayer, this production is a must-see for any theater lover. Lea Michele shines as Fanny, flawlessly bringing to life both the comedic and the calamitous sides of the comedienne’s story. The music of Funny Girl is the perfect way to escape the stresses of everyday life and enjoy a night out on the town. From the iconic "Don't Rain on My Parade" to the show-stopping "People," the music of Funny Girl is sure to have you wanting to sing along. You’ll also love the costumes and sets, which are truly spectacular.
Nicky and Fanny's relationship is pointedly real. It is no fairy-tale romance, and yet the passion can be felt every time the two of them share the stage. Follow along from the start of their relationship to its tragic ending. The cast is incredible, and Lea Michele brings a huge stage presence and a powerhouse voice to Fanny’s journey, which takes many twists and turns. Michele brings a fresh and contemporary take to the iconic role of Fanny Brice as she infuses the character with her own unique style and personality. She's funny, charming, and fiercely determined, and she brings a new level of energy and excitement to the role.
Whether you’re planning to see the show with friends, family, or colleagues, your group will have an incredible experience. Enjoy a classic filled with great songs, unique characters, and a whole lot of humor. The performance is filled with emotion, laughter, and excitement. Your group is sure to be talking about Funny Girl for days.