Beanie Feldstein Leaving Broadway Revival of ‘Funny Girl’ Early

By Md Anayatullah

Beanie Feldstein will leave the Broadway revival of “Funny Girl” on July 31, roughly two months

In a statement on Instagram, Feldstein attributed her early exit to a decision by the production 

Feldstein, a movie star who has appeared in “Lady Bird” and “Booksmart,” has had a rough go of i

 She was snubbed by the Tony Awards, which only gave “Funny Girl” a single nomination

Reviews have also been unkind, with some critics comparing Feldstein to original star Barbra Streisand and finding her wanting

Playing Fanny Brice on Broadway has been a lifelong dream of mine, and doing so for the last few months has been a great joy and true hono

Once the production decided to take the show in a different direction, I made the extremely difficult decision to step away sooner than anticipated

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