Hit show Buyer & Cellar and star Michael Urie celebrated 400 performances after today’s matinee show with a fresh, hot Giordano’s Pizza! Who needs cake when you have Chicago deep dish?
Congratulations to everyone involved with this fantastic show on reaching this milestone!
Michael Urie, the award-winning actor from the hit show “Buyer & Cellar”, will be joining Broadway In Chicago for a LIVE Twitter chat on Wednesday, May 21! Want to know what he’s been getting up to while he’s in Chicago? What about how he prepares before going onstage? Ask him on Twitter using #BuyerCHI and he’ll respond to your questions in the hour he’s with us.
We’re incredibly excited to have this talented actor chatting with us and we hope you will have lots of good questions about what it’s like to work in Barbra Streisand’s basement for him!
Michael Urie spoke to Chicago Sun-Times theater critic Hedy Weiss last month about Barbra, her basement, Brooklyn and being alone onstage for 100 minutes.
Watch the video here!
Buyer & Cellar star Michael Urie spent his first day (ever!) in Chicago last Friday.
Michael Urie soaks up the sunshine in Chicago
He made appearances on Windy City Live! and WGN Morning News, with stops at the Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times.
Clockwise from lower left: Windy City Live! interview with Ryan Chiaverini and Ji Suk Yi; signing the green room wall at Windy City Live!; performing a scene from the show for the Chicago Tribune Theater Loop Showcase; being interviewed by Chicago Sun-Times Theater critic Hedy Weiss; joining the WGN Morning News crew at the newsdesk
He also met with Broadway In Chicago groups ticket buyers at a special VIP cocktail event.
We are so excited to welcome Michael back to Chicago when Buyer & Cellar opens on May 6th!