Leonard Soloway’s Broadway pulls back the curtain of one of the most admired and loved Broadway producers and general managers you’ve probably never heard of. Through interviews, photos and other archival material, this film is an inside look at the “business” of “show business” in a career that has spanned more than seventy years. Leonard Soloway has been involved with over 150 productions, including Waiting in the Wings with Lauren Bacall and Rosemary Harris, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, A Moon For the Misbegotten and Mark Twain Tonight! with Hal Holbrook.
The documentary, narrated by Campbell Scott (Noises Off; upcoming A Christmas Carol), features candid interviews with Screen Actors Guild Award winner John Slattery (“Mad Men;” Laughter on the 23rd Floor), Tony Award nominee Tovah Feldshuh (Yentl; Irena’s Vow), Academy, Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Olympia Dukakis (Steel Magnolias, Social Security), Tony Award Winner Elizabeth Ashley (Cat On A Hot Tin Roof; Take Her, She’s Mine), Tony Award Winner Debbie Gravitte (Jerome Robbins’ Broadway; Zorba), Multiple Tony Award winning producer Manny Azenberg, Chairman of the Shubert Organization and Theater Hall of Fame Inductee Philip J. Smith and Shubert Organization President Robert E. Wankel.