By Ben Rimalower
04 Jan 2014
|Photo by Matthew Murphy|
Leslie Kritzer (@lesliekritzer)
Speaking of funny girls, Leslie Kritzer could easily be the funniest in New York. As a matter of fact, she made such a splash in the Paper Mill Playhouse production of Funny Girl, fans were livid when a proposed revival (now canceled) was set to star TV's Lauren Ambrose. Kritzer's genius character work and seemingly limitless voice have made her in an in-demand star of musical comedies and dramas, on and Off-Broadway (as her two Drama Desk Award nominations attest), and she's long been the next big thing waiting to happen. In the meantime, we're lucky to have her as our own secret.Continued...