Broadway Beat: ‘The Nanny’ Musical Adaptation Announced, ‘West Side Story’ Cast Replacement, More

‘Sing Street,’ a musical based on the 2016 film of the same name, comes to Broadway in March (Photo: ‘Sing Street’)
‘Sing Street,’ a musical based on the 2016 film of the same name, comes to Broadway in March (Photo: ‘Sing Street’)

Television’s The Nanny to Receive a Stage Adaptation
Fans of the legendary 1990s television sitcom, The Nanny, should start planning their trips to Manhattan. Fran Drescher has announced plans for a Broadway-bound musical adaptation of the show, with a score from the Crazy Ex-Girlfriend creative team of Emmy Award winners Rachel Bloom and Adam Schlesinger. Drescher will write the book alongside Peter Marc Jacobson. No casting or production dates have been announced at this time. Read on.