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Beanie Feldstein, Jane Lynch leaving ‘Funny Girl’ on Broadway

Beanie Feldstein and Jane Lynch will quickly say goodbye to Broadway’s “Humorous Woman” revival.

The present’s social media accounts broke the news in an announcement on Wednesday.

“14 weeks left to see Beanie Feldstein & Jane Lynch now via September twenty fifth,” it posted.

“Keep tuned for extra casting information to hitch Ramin Karimloo & Jared Grimes and the corporate of Humorous Woman.”

The information comes after Feldstein missed a number of exhibits after testing constructive for COVID-19 on June 6. The 28-year-old performer reflected on her role in her personal Instagram submit Wednesday.

“I’ll by no means be capable to discover the phrases that might even start to elucidate what the expertise has been to me,” she wrote.

“To each single person who brings Humorous Woman to life on stage day by day on the August Wilson – to each dresser, usher, entrance of home, spot operator, props, automation, to the unbelievable offstage firm who’re the heroes of Broadway, to each orchestra member, safety guard, the genius hair group, my sound group buddies and naturally my angels on stage with me each evening … all the folks of Humorous Woman: I like you.

“You’re my folks. I’m ceaselessly modified by understanding you.”

Feldstein was famously snubbed by the 2022 Tonys. In actual fact, the present obtained solely a single nomination: Jared Grimes for Finest Featured Actor in a Musical. Nevertheless, that award went to Matt Doyle for his function in “Firm.”

That will have been truthful, in line with Submit critic Johnny Oleksinski. He was lower than impressed when the revival hit Broadway on April 24.

Feldstein as principal character Fanny Brice “is meant to steal our hearts and sprain our humorous bones. No cube,” he wrote. “Feldstein is, I’m sorry to say, not giving a Broadway-caliber efficiency.”

Not so humorous: The revival obtained just one Tony nomination.
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The assessment’s solely point out of Lynch described her as “sufficient.”

“From high to backside, this ‘Humorous Woman’ wanted totally different folks,” Oleksinski concluded.

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