Final month it was confirmed that the 35-year-old actress can be changing Beanie Feldstein as the long-lasting Fanny Brice within the Broadway revival.
The actress took to her Instagram Tales on Saturday to share a shot of her in character on stage.
‘The unimaginable @ephieaardema bought a photograph of me singing Don’t Rain On My Parade on a broadway stage for the primary time ever at this time,’ she wrote.
She then added a black and white photograph of her preparing for a photoshoot.
Humorous Woman first opened in Broadway again in 1964, with the long-lasting Barbra Streisand because the lead.
The present was nominated for a mess of awards, together with eight Tonys, earlier than Barbra took the function on the large display screen too in 1968.
Taking to Instagram to share her pleasure following her casting, Lea wrote: ‘A dream come true is an understatement. I’m so extremely honoured to affix this wonderful forged and manufacturing and return to the stage taking part in Fanny Brice on Broadway. See you September sixth. @funnygirlbwy #FUNNYGIRL.’
Lea’s notable function as Rachel Berry concerned the star singing nearly each music from the musical, together with My Man, Don’t Rain on My Parade, and I’m the Biggest Star.
In reality, after Rachel graduated, she truly went on to star in Humorous Woman on Broadway too, so possibly it was simply meant to be! Lea will even have had loads of apply performing the hits after six seasons of Glee.
And it looks like Lea has been manifesting the function away from the small display screen, as she informed Watch What Occurs Dwell With Andy Cohen in 2017 that she ‘actually hoped’ to seem in Humorous Woman herself in the future.
‘We have been considering of doing it proper after Glee, however I did plenty of the songs from Humorous Woman on Glee so it felt like a bit quickly. However I really feel actually able to do it now, so possibly we may do it quickly,’ she stated on the time – isn’t that magical?
Lea will probably be joined by Tovah Feldshuh in September, as Jane Lynch (who performs Mrs Brice) additionally steps down from her function sooner than anticipated.