In celebration of its 20th anniversary, New York City Center Encores!
opens its 2013 season with Fiorello!
, the same musical that kicked off its inaugural season back in 1994. This Pulitzer Prize-winning tale of New York City Mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia charts his rise from an immigrant's son to a feisty Congressman who brought down the Tammany Hall political machine. The 1959 musical features a book by Jerome Weidman
and George Abbott
, music by Jerry Bock
and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
. Here, Danny Rutigliano
, Kate Baldwin
, Erin Dilly
, Shuler Hensley
and the cast preview the songs "Politics and Poker," "The Very Next Man" and "Till Tomorrow." For more, click here