Funny Girl went on to receive eight Tony Award nominations, including Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Composer and Lyricist and Best Musical. It was adapted into a motion picture in 1968, starring Streisand in an Academy Award-winning performance.
The TV show "Glee" currently features Lea Michele's character, Rachel Berry, starring in a revival of Funny Girl on Broadway. "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy has purchased the rights to the musical, sparking rumors that Michele will star in a Broadway revival.
Click through to see a collection of songs from Funny Girl.
Barbra Streisand sings "Funny Girl" and "The Music That Makes Me Dance"
Lea Michele and Ioan Gruffudd perform "You are Woman, I am Man" on "Glee"
Shoshana Bean sings "Cornet Man" on The Broadway Cruise
Lea Michele sings "My Man" at a MusiCares tribute to Barbra Streisand
Leslie Kritzer sings "The Greatest Star" on Seth Speaks
Idina Menzel sings "Funny Girl"
Lauren Ambrose sings "My Man"
Barbra Streisand sings a medley of songs from Funny Girl
Lea Michele sings "Don't Rain On My Parade" at the 2010 Tony Awards
Barbra Streisand sings "People"