"Five of baseball’s finest saw the new drama at the Circle in the Square Theatre on February 11." - TheaterMania
New York Yankees greats Rickey Henderson, Joe Pepitone, Bobby Richardson, Bucky Dent, and Tino Martinez gather for photos before heading in to see Bronx Bombers. (© David Gordon)
The cast of Bronx Bombers joins the former Yankees for a photo before the show. (© David Gordon)
The cast of ‘Bronx Bombers’ at the Circle in the Square Theatre, where Yankee fans are treated to a nightly hagiography of their baseball heroes. Joan Marcus
"Bronx Bombers’ Play Aims to Remind Yankee Fans They Really Are Baseball Royalty"
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Peter Scolari, Keith Nobbs, and Tracy Shayne take their bows on the opening night of Bronx Bombers at the Circle in the Square Theatre.
(© David Gordon)
Former players Roy White and Phil Linz, along with broadcasters Michael Kay and Brian Kenny, joined the cast of Eric Simonson’s new drama on their celebratory evening.
Photo by Joan Marcus
Francois Battiste, left, as Reggie Jackson, Peter Scolari as Yogi Berra and Christopher Jackson as Derek Jeter as Yankees legends in “Bronx Bombers”, which formally opens tonight.
“Not only do you have baseball players from different parts of history, but players that have distinct identities and characters and personalities,” Simonson said. “And you get that in spades between Ruth and Yogi, Mickey and DiMaggio – they’re all just incredibly delightful characters to write for.”
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Photographed Left to Right: Jorge Posada, Laura Posada, Tracy Shayne (Carmen Berra), and Peter Scolari (Yogi Berra)
"Watching the relationship between Yogi and Carmen Berra reminded me of my relationship with Jorge and all the sleepless nights worried about the team and winning… it was very emotional. Peter, who plays Yogi, was absolutely amazing!!!"