This Week on Broadway for July 17, 2016: Oslo, Broadway Originals at 54 Below


Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Oslo at Lincoln Center, Broadway Originals at 54 Below, Bye Bye Birdie at Goodspeed Opera House, 2 by Tennessee Williams at St. Luke’s Theatre, Barbara Cook’s memoir, and it is only seven days until Shuffle Along closes.


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PETER FILICHIA is a theater journalist and historian with a number of books, his most recent is, “The Great Parade”, available everywhere. His columns appear at MTIMasterworks BroadwayBroadway Select and many other places.

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MICHAEL PORTANTIERE is a theater reviewer and essayist, whose work appears at TalkinBroadway, Everything Sondheim and BroadwayStars. He is also a theatrical photographer whose photos have appeared in The New York Times and other major publications. You can see his photography work at

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MATT TAMANINI is BroadwayWorld’s Senior TV and Film Critic and the host of the “Some Like it Pop” podcast, which is available on iTunes and Stitcher. You can connect with Matt on Twitter at @BWWMatt.

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PF + JM: Oslo @ Lincoln Center Theater, Newhouse Theater, 150 West 65th Street, through August 28, 2016

MP: Broadway Originals at 54 Below

PF: Bye Bye Birdie @ Goodspeed Opera House, East Haddam, CT, through September 8, 2016

PF: 2 by Tennessee Williams @ St. Luke’s Theatre, 308 West 46th Street
27 Wagons Full of Cotton & Kingdom of Earth



MP: Barbara Cook’s memoir

New York Times Book Review: Barbara Cook on Life Before and After Sobriety By STEPHEN HOLDEN

Shuffle Along, seven days until closing.


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