Irving Berlin: In Person
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Irving Berlin: In Person
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Irving Berlin: In Person NYC Reviews and Tickets

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Entertaining, Delightful, Absorbing, Refreshing, Clever

About the Show

From Chip Deffaa and Jon Peterson, the playwright/director and star of 'George M. Cohan Tonight!,' comes a new one-man show about a legendary songwriter.

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75
Great songs, Hardworking peterson, Absorbing, Small theater, Entertaining

See it if you like Berlin songs; you'll hear lots of them (a mix of known/new). You'll also see tap dancing and learn the broad outlines of IB's life.

Don't see it if you need a highly polished evening. The early preview felt a bit raw, although Peterson is talented and the songs are mostly delightful. Read more

85
Delightful, Enchanting, Absorbing, Refreshing, Prolific

See it if Extensive repetoire of Berlin’s songs, wonderfully performed by a singer/actor/dancer and a pianist. Spoken bits of biography inbetween.

Don't see it if You are looking for something more dramatic or moving. I would have liked more depth on Berlin’s songwriting process.

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