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Vanessa Hudgens & GiGi Are Headed To Broadway On April 8th!

Vanessa Hudgens & GiGi Are Headed To Broadway On April 8th!

Get ready to get your tickets — Vanessa Hudgens is headed to Broadway with Gigi!

“Omg I can’t believe it!!!!!! It’s official, after DC I’m going to be making my Broadway debut with @gigionbroadway. Feeling so blessed, grateful and extremely excited!!!!!” the 25-year-old actress wrote on Instagtram just minutes after the news broke.

The revival of the play will begin performances in March at the Neil Simon Theater, producers announced this week (via New York Times).

Gigi, based on the novel by Colette, is about a Parisian girl being trained as a courtesan.

The revival is will be shown at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts for a tryout run on Friday (January 16) in Washington, D.C., through February. 12th. Once on Broadway, the show will have an official opening night of April 8th.

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  • IMO

    Congrats and Break a Leg . So happy for her.

  • Courtney Puzzo

    no she’s just gunning for a Tony nomination which ain’t going to happen, she’s a D list star that can’t swing it with the big boys Broadway is harder than the movies by a far shot. sometimes even veteran actors don’t get their first Tony nomination until their last or near last stage appearance Paul Newman is an example he didn’t get Tony nominated until 2003 for portraying the stage manager in Our Town.

  • Jenny

    calm down… nowhere has she said that she’s doing this for a Tony. IF she does happen to get nominated, I’m sure she would be honoured, if the doesn’t, it will still be an amazing opportunity in her career. Chill Courtney.

    So happy for her. Break a leg babyV!

  • Molly1958

    That’s great news. Congratulations, Vanessa!!! Break a leg, girl. ♥♥

  • Maria

    That’s completely ridiculous. She honestly has always dreamed of Broadway, and the directors knew she was perfect for this role as soon as she auditioned. I agree Broadway is harder than movies; you don’t get 20 takes to do a scene, and it’s grueling to be point perfect night after night in front of a live audience. She is going to be great in this role, and didn’t take this to just get a Tony nomination. Living a dream isn’t all about an award.

  • Charlie

    So Nessa, for the first time after six years, won’t go at Coachella Music Festival.

  • mea25

    Hope she’s not like she was in Rent, horrible dancer.

  • Maria

    “She’s really down-to-earth, she’s very sensitive, she’s a true triple threat,” Clark says. “She has a huge heart and she has so much charisma. She doesn’t need any lights on her at all. She just lights up the room when she comes in. And, of course, everybody knows she’s beautiful, but she’s really beautiful on the inside, and I think that’s where a lot of her gift is.”

  • Kenny

    Congratulations baby!!!! I love you xxx

  • Kenny

    Gee someone’s bitter. Take a fucking chill pill Court.