The Verdict: Critics Review
Violet on Broadway Starring Sutton Foster
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Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway production of starring two-time Tony Award winner Violet, Sutton Foster, officially opened at the American Airlines Theatre April 20.
Leigh Silverman and featuring music by Jeanine Tesori and book and lyrics by Brian Crawley, Violet is based on Doris Betts' short story "The Ugliest Pilgrim."
The production stars two-time Tony winner Foster, who has starred on Broadway in
, Anything Goes , Shrek the Musical , Young Frankenstein , Little Women and The Drowsy Chaperone . Her TV work has included "Bunheads," "Psych" and "Flight of the Conchords." Thoroughly Modern Millie
The critics have filed their reviews and Playbill.com has collected them for our readers. Playbill.com will continue to update our list as the reviews come in.
NBC New York
New York Daily News
New York Magazine/Vulture
New York Times
Time Out New York
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