Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Final Broadway Musical, Unhealthy Cinderella, will shut early after receiving no Tony Award nominations. The ultimate efficiency of the present is scheduled for June 4 on the Imperial Theater. Lindey Genao performed the title function, whereas the previous Blue blood Star Sami Gayle performed one in all his evil half-sisters, Adele.
“Infinitely grateful to all the people who’ve made my return to Broadway doable, and to all the folks on this stunning expertise whose contributions make it so inexpressibly particular,” Gayle wrote on Instagram on Might 11. “This manufacturing was a PURE JOY to work in. You continue to have 3.5 weeks to expertise it for your self! Be a part of us as we sing, dance and act with all our hearts!”
Unhealthy Cinderella started previews in February and had its opening on March 23. The present will finish with 33 previews and 85 performances, studies Playbill. Laurence Connor, who directed the unique West Finish manufacturing, helmed the present on Broadway.
Unhealthy Cinderella featured a e book by Emerald Fennell (Promising younger girl), with music by Lloyd Webber and lyrics by David Zippel. It was a reimagining of the basic fairy story. It acquired largely adverse critiques and failed to search out an viewers. He acquired no Tony nominations, which was the ultimate nail within the coffin.
The present beforehand struggled within the West Finish, because it was compelled to play to 50% capped crowds on the Gillian Lynne Theatre. It opened in June 2021 and closed a yr later. British manufacturing was referred to as Cinderella by Andrew Lloyd Webber and starred Carrie Hope Fletcher within the title function.
From Unhealthy Cinderella closes so early, Broadway will quickly discover itself and not using a Lloyd Webber manufacturing for the primary time since 1979. The EGOT membership winner crafted the music to long-running hits like Averted, Catsand TThe Phantom of the Opera. Cats was on Broadway for 18 years, whereas Ghost ended a 35-year run in April.
Gayle performed Nicky Reagan-Boyle, the on-screen daughter of Bridget Moynahan and Peter Herrmann, on Blue blood. She remained a fundamental solid member till season 10, when her character left New York for one more alternative in San Francisco. Gayle will return for the Season 13 finale on Friday, Might 19. Jennifer Esposito and Tony Terraciano will even make appearances within the episode entitled “Forgive Us Our Intrusions”. Blue blood airs Fridays at 10 p.m. ET on CBS and streams on Paramount+.