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Back from Broadway: A Musical Experience

Starring James Barbour and Hershey Felder

New York premiere!

Monday, June 17, 2002, 7:30 p.m.

The Vivian Beaumont Theatre, Lincoln Center

A one-night benefit for the Actor's Fund of America

All proceeds benefit The Actors’ Fund, which assists entertainment professionals throughout the country in their time of need.

Back from Broadway, starring James Barbour and Hershey Felder, features behind-the-scenes theater stories, songs from classic Broadway shows, and selections from the works of Chopin and George Gershwin.

Musical numbers include:

  • "If I Loved You" and "Soliloquy" from Carousel (James)
  • "What You'd Call a Dream" from Diamonds (James)
  • "On the Street Where You Live" from My Fair Lady (James)
  • "Molasses to Rum" from 1776 (James)
  • "If I Were a Rich Man" (Hershey) and "Sunrise, Sunset" (Hershey and James) from Fiddler on the Roof
  • "Polonnaise" and "Farewell" by Chopin (Hershey)
  • "Rhapsody in Blue" by George Gershwin (Hershey)
  • "The Impossible Dream" from Man of La Mancha (James and Hershey)
  • This excellent show runs approximately 90 minutes with no intermission. Don't miss it!

    Official site:

    L.A. Weekly Theater Awards:
    James received a special commendation for a musical performance

    Back from Broadway was nominated as Musical of the Year

    Other spotlight pages:
    Back from Broadway (Boston)
    Adrift in Macao

    Please email comments, questions, or suggestions to JBarbourFan(at)