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Losing it onstage could make Rachel Dratch a Tony winner

Rachel Dratch’s character in the blistering new Broadway farce “POTUS” is the kind of role that feels tailor-made for her particular brand of madcap comedy. As the meek, harried presidential secretary Stephanie, she’s steamrolled by the powerful women around her. But in the second act, after she accidentally ingests a hallucinogenic drug, she morphs into a feral animal gone haywire.
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Broadway.com

Debbie Downer No More! Rachel Dratch on Tony Award Nomination for the 'Joy Bomb' POTUS

(Photo by Emilio Madrid for Broadway.com) Broadway's biggest night is just days away, and The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal is celebrating first-time Tony nominees. Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek sat down with Girl From the North Country's Jeannette Bayardelle, The Skin of Our Teeth's Gabby Beans, POTUS' Rachel Dratch, MJ's Myles Frost and Take Me Out's Michael Oberholtzer. Here's a sneak peek of this special episode!
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Rachel Dratch, Tina Fey Reminisce on Life in ’90s Chicago

Click here to read the full article. “Saturday Night Live” has become a dating hot spot, with couples Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson, Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost and Emma Stone and Dave McCary all getting together after the show. But if “Saturday Night Live” alum Rachel Dratch could go back and give her 28-year-old self any advice, she joked that it would be, “stop dating comedians.”More from WWDBirkenstock Collaborates with Staud on Sandals, RTW and Bags, TooEmma Rosenblum and Tina Fey Toast Tony Nominee Rachel Dratch for Role in POTUS on BroadwayThe 2022 LVMH Prize for Young Designers Ceremony At a...
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Rachel Dratch talks Tony nom for Broadway debut in ‘POTUS’

Comedian Rachel Dratch joins Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager to talk about making her Broadway debut in the all-female ensemble of “POTUS.” She talks about the similarities between performing on Broadway and being a cast member on “Saturday Night Live."May 30, 2022.
Finger Lakes Times

Password with Rachel Dratch and Sadie Sink | The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Jimmy and Rachel Dratch team up against Sadie Sink and Questlove in the game Password. Password premieres on NBC August 9!. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Stream now on Peacock: https://bit.ly/3gZJaNy. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN. Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights...
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SNL Prepared Rachel Dratch for Broadway | The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Rachel Dratch talks about being shy around celebrities during her time on SNL, discusses how her time on SNL prepared her for Broadway and lays out the POTUS plot. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Stream now on Peacock: https://bit.ly/3gZJaNy. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN.

No Downer: Rachel Dratch Scores A Tony Nomination For Her Broadway Debut In ‘POTUS’ – Deadline Tony Watch QA

Click here to read the full article. When Rachel Dratch makes her entrance in the Broadway, all-female ensemble farce POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive, audiences respond with an enthusiasm that feels like the greeting of an old friend. Best known for the 1999 to 2006 stint on NBC’s Saturday Night Live that saw her holding her own among some of the show’s most popular casts – Will Farrell, Tina Fey, Jimmy Fallon, Amy Poehler, Seth Meyers and Darrell Hammond were just a few of the all-stars during those seasons – Dratch...
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Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch talk 'POTUS' show on Broadway

Actors Vanessa Williams and Rachel Dratch talk about their new Broadway show, “POTUS,” a farce about a group of seven brilliant women helping keep the president in office as he relies on them to manage his personal and professional crises. “It’s neither red nor blue. You never see the president. He’s an offstage character,” Dratch reveals.April 21, 2022.

Vanessa Williams, Julianne Hough, Rachel Dratch to Star in Broadway Comedy ‘POTUS’

Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch and Julianne Hough will star on Broadway this May in Selina Fillinger’s new play POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. The trio will be joined by Lilli Cooper, Lea DeLaria, Suzy Nakamura and Julie White in the lead cast of 28-year-old Filinger’s Broadway debut, which will open at the Shubert Theatre on May 9. The limited engagement, which also stars Anita Abdinezhad, Gisela Chípe, Jennifer Fouché and Lisa Helmi Johanson as standbys, will run through Aug. 14, with tickets currently on sale at Telecharge.com.More from The Hollywood ReporterPatti LuPone...

New Broadway Comedy ‘POTUS’ To Star Rachel Dratch, Lilli Cooper, Julie White, Lea DeLaria, Julianne Hough, Suzy Nakamura & Vanessa Williams

Click here to read the full article. Rachel Dratch, Lilli Cooper, Lea DeLaria, Julianne Hough, Suzy Nakamura, Julie White and Vanessa Williams will star in the just-announced Broadway comedy POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive this spring. The play by Selina Fillinger – a writer on Apple TV’s The Morning Show making her Broadway debut – begins a strictly limited engagement at the Shubert Theatre on Thursday, April 14, with opening night set for Monday, May 9. Five-time Tony winner Susan Stroman (The Producers, The Scottsboro Boys)will direct. The limited engagement will run...
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Recommendation Machine: ‘The Envoys’ Puts a Fresh Spin on an Already Great ‘Evil’ Formula

Welcome to Recommendation Machine, your daily IndieWire destination for TV suggestions of what to watch. Each weekday, we’ll offer up a series we think should be on your viewing radar. Though most of the shows included here are recent offerings from networks and streaming services, this will also be a place to take a look at different chapters in TV history readily available for anyone looking to immerse themselves in an ever-expanding medium. As everyone with even a passing connection to TV will have happily told you for the better part of the last decade, there are too many shows. They’ll...
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SNL alum Rachel Dratch explains some of her most iconic characters – CNN Video

Anderson Cooper talks to former Saturday Night Live star Rachel Dratch about her new movie and some of her most iconic characters. Watch Anderson Cooper Full Circle on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 6pm E.T. Share this news on your Fb,Twitter and Whatsapp. News Nation USA: Latest News Headlines.