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"New York audiences have the rare chance to witness the full emergence of a newborn, bona fide musical star. Thanks to his character’s successive reincarnations, Mr. Karl is giving not one but many of the best performances of the season." - New York Times

"Karl is superb." - Vulture

"A star is born and then reborn and reborn…" - The Wrap

"A truly epic performance from leading man Andy Karl." - Theater Mania

"Andy Karl’s performance is one that nobody should miss." New York Theatre

"(Karl is) one of the rare musical theatre stars who can function equally well as clown and romantic leading man." - Lighting and Sound America

"Musical-comedy dreamboat Andy Karl puts his own irresistible stamp on the arrogant TV weatherman played in the 1993 film by Bill Murray." - New York Daily News

"Karl is a magnetic leading man whose “show-must-go-on” fortitude is now the talk of Broadway." - NBC New York

"But this one belongs almost entirely to Andy Karl, a comedic, romantic musical star of volcanic proportions. He enters the ranks of Broadway's best leading men with warmth, charm and charisma to spare." - NY1

"A highly effective and intensely skillful lead performance." - Chicago Tribune

"Karl carries the show with inexhaustible physical and vocal energy, bounding over and around Rob Howell’s whirling set pieces without breaking his fine-honed douche-bag stride." Time Out New York

"(Karl) gives a musical-comedy performance of the highest caliber, sliding from self-centered insouciance into surprising open-heartedness, displaying a seemingly inexhaustible range of physical expressiveness along the way. - Hollywood Reporter

"This is not a one-man show, but Andy Karl is the brightest spot in Groundhog Day." - Theater Life

"Andy Karl has that ability to take an unlikeable character and emerge as the charming leading man he is; his vocal presence along with comic timing, amazing." - Theater Pizzazz

"Thanks to Karl’s undeniable star power, charisma, and quicksilver stage presence, Groundhog Day: The Musical soars." - Entertainment Weekly

4/25/17 - BroadwayWorld 
Outer Critics Circle Nominations Announced: Hello, Dolly!, Anastasia, Groundhog Day and More!

4/24/17 - BroadwayWorld 
One Day at a Time! Injured Andy Karl Back in GROUNDHOG DAY This Week, Will Sit Out Two Matinees

4/18/17 - Variety 
‘Groundhog Day’ Broadway Opening: Andy Karl Soldiers On 

4/17/17 - New York Times 
Injured but Determined, Andy Karl Opens ‘Groundhog Day’  

4/11/17 - Broadway.com 
Exclusive! Special Delivery: Groundhog Day's Andy Karl Accepts His Olivier Award 

4/9/17 - Broadway.com 
Exclusive! Groundhog Day Star Andy Karl Reacts to Winning an Olivier Award: 'I'm Over the Moon!' 

4/5/17 - Entertainment Weekly 
13 Broadway Shows You Need to See This Spring

4/1/17 - New York Times 
Five Must-See Shows if You’re in New York This Month

3/27/17 - Theater Mania 
Behind the Scenes With Andy Karl and Groundhog Day Cast Recording 

3/17/17 - Broadway.com 
Andy Karl on Groundhog Day First-Preview Snafu: 'The Most Remarkable Theater Experience I’ve Ever Had' 

3/12/17 - New York Daily News 
'Groundhog Day' star Andy Karl on deja vu, audition tricks and acting in his underwear 

3/10/18 - New York Times 
‘Groundhog Day’ Offers Repetition, Offers Repetition

2/27/17 - Broadway.com 
Exclusive Groundhog Day Sneak Peek! See Andy Karl Prove He’s Not a Morning Person…Again and Again

2/3/17 - Pix11 
Sneak Peek: Groundhog Day musical coming to Broadway

2/2/17 - Broadway.com 
We Have These Clips on Repeat! Watch Andy Karl & the Cast of Groundhog Day Perform

2/2/17 - BroadwayWorld 
FREEZE FRAME: Andy Karl, Mr. Groundhog and More Celebrate GROUNDHOG DAY Box Office Opening

1/31/17 - Broadway.com 
Groundhog Day Wins Best Musical at U.K. Critics' Circle Theatre Awards

12/13/16 - New York Theatre Guide 
Full cast announced for Groundhog Day the Musical

12/8/16 - BroadwayWorld 
Photo Coverage: Orfeh and Andy Karl Get Ready for LEGALLY BOUND at Feinstein's/54 Below

11/23/16 - Time Out New York 
Andy Karl and Orfeh 

11/23/16 - BroadwayWorld 
BWW Interview: Andy Karl & Orfeh Talk Feinstein's/54 Below Show, GROUNDHOG DAY & More

11/11/16 - BroadwayWorld 
BWW TV: Watch Alan Cumming, Andy Karl & More Help Chita Rivera Make Her Triumphant Carnegie Hall Debut!

11/1/16 - BroadwayWorld 
Photo Coverage: Andy Karl & Orfeh Scare Birdland with SONGS FROM THE CRYPT

"Acclaimed American actor Andy Karl is a force of nature as Phil." Jewish News

"Broadway veteran Andy Karl in his London stage debut sends the stage musical adaptation of Groundhog Day soaring." The Arts Desk

"Phil is famously played by Bill Murray. Here, Andy Karl's Connors is less lugubrious, but just as funny, and just as much of an ass." - Chicago Tribune

"Unexpectedly, it’s easy to put aside our memories of Murray. Where he played the character as a defeated sleazeball, Andy Karl turns him into an arrogant jock. His snappy performance helps the show forge its own identity." - The Guardian

"(Andy Karl) is by no means merely imitating Mr. Murray, which would have been a disaster. Instead, he’s translating the essence of Mr. Murray’s lazy dryness into the high-voltage energy of musicals.He makes that transition so joyously and persuasively I did wonder what the show might be like without Mr. Karl." - New York Times

8/24/16 - Evening Standard 
Andy Karl on getting standing ovations for Groundhog Day and stepping into Bill Murray's shoes

8/19/16 - Broadway.com 
Broadway Star Andy Karl on Groundhog Day, the New Musical That's Made Him the Toast of London

8/18/16 - What’s On Stage 
He's in Groundhog Day, but who the hell really is Andy Karl?

8/18/16 - The Guardian 
Groundhog Day: how does Minchin's musical match up to the movie? 

8/17/16 - Jewish News 
No time like the present to enjoy Tim Minchin’s new musical gem

8/17/16 - The Arts Desk 
Stage version of Bill Murray film catapults Broadway's Andy Karl to stardom

8/17/16 - Chicago Tribune 
'Groundhog Day' musical in London never repeats the movie

8/16/16 - New York Times 
‘Groundhog Day,’ All Over Again, Now With Song and Dance

5/25/16 - E! News 
How Law & Order: SVU's Big Finale Death Will Shake Up the Show 

2/22/16 - Theater Pizzazz 
Andy Karl and Orfeh Delight at American Songbook Series

1/28/16 - Theater Mania 
Broadway's Andy Karl to Star in Tim Minchin Groundhog Day Musical

1/28/16 - Playbill Online 
Andy Karl Nabs Bill Murray Role in Broadway-Bound Groundhog Day Musical

10/20/15 - Parade 
Meet Law & Order: SVU's Newest Cast Member: Andy Karl

10/19/15 - TV Line 
Law & Order: SVU Sneak Peek: Olivia Sizes Up the Newest Recruit

9/22/15 - Hollywood Reporter 
'Law & Order: SVU' Enlists 'Forever' Alum as New Sergeant

"Andy Karl (remember him as the best thing about “Rocky”?) adds big laughs and huge biceps, along with some ace physical comedy." - New York Daily News

"Andy Karl does a 180-degree spin from his earnest 'Rocky,' offering up a splendidly buffoonish Bruce Granit. He and Chenoweth have a thoroughly delightful beauty-and-the-beast sort of camaraderie." - NBC New York

"The supporting cast is thoroughly terrific, including Andy Karl ("Rocky") as Lily's brainless beau." - AM New York

"Bruce is played by a hilarious Andy Karl. Karl applies his athletic prowess to physical comedy, and reveals this particular he-man as an effete buffoon to sidesplitting effect." - USA Today

"...hilarious acrobatics of Andy Karl as Lily’s failed-actor lover." - Financial Times

"Karl is an eye-opener as the transparently self-absorbed Bruce. Who knew he could be hilarious? A funny running sight gag is the muscular Karl lifting and twirling the petite Chenoweth around like a matchstick." - NorthJersey.com 

"Karl is every bit Chenoweth's equal in the shtick department. Together, they're the perfect hilarious pair." - Theater Mania

7/14/15 - Playbill Online 
Best in Show: Twentieth Century's Andy Karl and His Adopted Broadway Understudy Boo Boo

5/31/15 - Broadway.com 
On the Twentieth Century Tony Nominee Andy Karl Confesses to Crying at Dog Commercials

5/27/15 - Broadway.com 
Photos! Hang Out in Shubert Alley with Darren Criss, Vanessa Hudgens, Corey Cott, Sierra Boggess & More

3/23/15 - Huffington Post 
Another Knockout for Broadway’s Rocky

3/16/15 - Theater Mania 
Review

3/16/15 - NorthJersey.com 
Review

3/16/15 - Financial Times 
Review

3/16/15 - USA Today 
'Century' a grand vehicle for Chenoweth

3/15/15 - Deadline 
Peter Gallagher, Kristin Chenoweth Choo-Choo Through Broadway’s ‘20th Century’ 

3/15/15 - New York Theatre Guide 
Review

3/15/15 - AM New York 
Review

3/15/15 - NBC New York 
Roundabout's "Twentieth Century" Revival Has a Lotta Locomotion

3/15/15 - New York Times 
Review: ‘On the Twentieth Century,’ With Kristin Chenoweth, Opens on Broadway

3/15/15 - New York Daily News 
‘On the Twentieth Century’ review: Kristin Chenoweth the engine of a blissful Broadway revival 

3/15/15 - Entertainment Weekly 
Review

3/12/15 - Broadway.com 
Photos! Celebrate the Arrival of On the Twentieth Century with Kristin Chenoweth, Peter Gallagher & More

1/29/15 - Theater Mania 
Kristin Chenoweth, Peter Gallagher, and Stars of On the Twentieth Century Meet the Press

8/18/14 - Broadway.com 
Rocky Has Left the Ring! See Andy Karl Take His Final Bow as the Italian Stallion

3/25/14 - ET Online
How The Star of 'Rocky the Musical' Got in Fighting Shape


"A career-breakthrough performance as Rocky Balboa." - Newsday

"An utterly winning central performance." - Time Out

"A marvel. Pound for pound, [Andy Karl] ranks number 1." - NY1

"Andy Karl is a find. He carries the show effortlessly, boxes like a champ,
and sings just as heroically." - Philly.com

"Andy Karl sells Rocky’s sensitivity with ease, and is physically astounding." - Vulture

"[Andy Karl] manages the near-impossible:
He pays homage to Stallone's prototype but makes the character his own.
He's not Stallone, but he is Rocky." - Philly.com 

3/25/14 - ET Online
How The Star of 'Rocky the Musical' Got in Fighting Shape

3/25/14 - FitnessRX Radio
Listen to last night's interview using the link above or download the podcast dated 3/24 on iTunes

3/24/14 - Good Day New York
Watch the interview on this morning’s show

3/21/14 - NewYork.com
A Day in the Life at Rocky

3/19/14 - Backstage
Andy is on the cover of Backstage magazine, issues on newsstands tomorrow

Andy Karl Backstage

3/18/14 - BroadwayWorld
Photo Coverage: Inside the ROCKY Gypsy Robe Ceremony

3/17/14 - BroadwayWorld
Photo Coverage: ROCKY's Broadway Cast and Creative Celebrate Opening Night

3/14/14 - Broadway.com
Video: The Thrill of the Fight! Get a Ringside Seat to ROCKY’s Opening Night

3/14/14 - Playbill
Photo Gallery: Rocky, Starring Andy Karl as Rocky Balboa, Opens on Broadway; Red Carpet Arrivals, Curtain Call and Cast Party

3/14/14 - Broadway.com
Photo-Op: Rocky! Rocky! Andy Karl, Terence Archie & the Cast Pack a Punch on Opening Night

3/14/14 - BroadwayWorld
Photo Coverage: ROCKY's Broadway Cast and Creative Celebrate Opening Night!

3/14/14 - Theater Mania
Video - Opening Night: Sylvester Stallone Brings Rocky to Broadway

3/14/14 - Philly.com
Video: 'Rocky' looks like Broadway's next heavyweight champ

3/13/14 - Time
Pick up a copy of Time Magazine's 3/17/14 issue with a feature on Rocky

Andy Karl Time Magazine

3/12/14 - ABC News
Person of the Week: "Rocky"

3/4/14 - Game Changer Magazine
Andy Karl ‘Goes the Distance’ with Iconic Role

3/4/14 - USA Today
Yo, Broadway! Meet the new 'Rocky'

2/24/14 - Broadway.com
Rocky Headliner Andy Karl on His Buff Boxer Body, Getting a Black Eye In the Ring & His Real-Life Adrian

2/24/14 - NY Theatre Mag
Andy Karl Steps into the Ring

2/22/14 - Playbill
Rocky Star Andy Karl Trains for the Role of a Lifetime

2/21/14 - Entertainment Weekly
'Rocky' Sings on Broadway. Really.

2/19/14 - The Enquirer
One of the Photos of the Week

Andy Karl Stallone Enquirer

2/15/14 - Broadway.com
Photo-Op: Sylvester Stallone Cheers On Rocky's First Broadway Preview

2/14/14 - Page Six
Sylvester Stallone gets in the ring for ‘Rocky’ preview

2/14/14 - Broadway.com
VIDEO: Rocky! Rocky! See Sylvester Stallone Surprise the Crowd at the First Preview of Rocky on Broadway

2/13/14 - New York Times
Take a Punch, Hope for a Hit - In ‘Rocky,’ Andy Karl Trained Hard for the Title Role

2/10/14 - The New Yorker
Pick up a copy of the February 17&24 double issue of The New Yorker which features this spread on Rocky

Andy Karl New Yorker

2/5/14 - BroadwayWorld
Andy Karl Talks ROCKY, Sylvester Stallone Comparisons & Philadelphia

2/5/15 - Playbill
PHOTO CALL: Andy Karl, Margo Seibert and Cast Rehearse Rocky

1/30/14 - Philadelphia Magazine
Yo Broadway! It’s Rocky the Musical

1/22/14 - Vogue
Pick up a copy of the February 2014 issue of Vogue with this feature on Rocky

Andy Karl Vogue

12/17/13 - Playbill Online
PHOTO CALL: Sierra Boggess, Lindsay Mendez, Derek Klena, Telly Leung, Andy Karl, Chester Gregory and More Sing "New York City Christmas"

12/17/13 - Playbill Online
Winter Garden Theatre Box Office for Rocky Will Open Dec. 20

12/2/13 - Broadway.com
Big Guys Don't Cry! Andy Karl Reflects on His Time as Tommy DeVito in Broadway's Jersey Boys

11/25/13 - Theater Mania
Complete Casting Announced for Ahrens & Flaherty Rocky Musical, Starring Andy Karl and Margo Seibert

11/25/13 - Broadway.com
Put ‘Em Up! Jennifer Mudge & More Complete Casting For Rocky on Broadway

10/31/13 - Broadway.com
Sylvester Stallone Thinks Rocky Musical Star Andy Karl Is a Champ That 'Has What It Takes'

10/2/13 - Broadway.com
Andy Karl, Alli Mauzey, Kara Lindsay & More Broadway Stars on Tap for NAMT’s Festival of New Musicals

9/12/13 - AM New York
Behind the curtain: Andy Karl steps into the ring to play Rocky Balboa

9/10/13 - Los Angeles Times
Andy Karl will be Broadway's Rocky in Sylvester Stallone musical

9/9/13 - Playbill Online
Andy Karl and Margo Seibert Will Star in Rocky Musical on Broadway

9/9/13 - Broadway.com
One-Two Punch! Andy Karl & Margo Seibert to Enter the Ring in Rocky on Broadway

9/9/13 - New York Times
‘Rocky’ Casting Is Announced for Broadway

8/29/13 - Broadway.com
Jersey Boys Crooner Andy Karl on Being a High School 'Slob' and His Fear of Public Speaking

6/12/13 - NewYork.com
20 Questions for Andy Karl of ‘Jersey Boys’

1/24/13 - BroadwayWorld
Andy Karl to Return to JERSEY BOYS as 'Tommy DeVito', 2/10

1/11/13 - Broadway.com
Edwin Drood Hunk Andy Karl on Bustle Fluffing, 'Showbrows' and Sparring with Stallone

12/20/12 - Broadway.com
Music Video Exclusive! Check Out Andy Karl’s Red-Hot Edwin Drood Rap 'Bustle Fluffah'

12/11/12 - Theater Mania
Stephanie J. Block, Will Chase, Chita Rivera and Company of The Mystery of Edwin Drood Record Cast Album

11/16/12 - Theater Mania
TheatreMania interviews Jessie Mueller (Helena Landless) and Andy Karl (Neville Landless) as well as audience members before and after they see The Mystery of Edwin Drood.

11/15/12 - Fox News
Discover The Mystery of Edwin Drood

11/15/12 - Fox News
Discover the 'Mystery of Edwin Drood'

11 /13/12 - Broadway.com
Chita Rivera, Stephanie J. Block and the Cast of The Mystery of Edwin Drood Dress to Kill on Opening Night

9/14/12 - Life + Dog
Life + Dog Feature - Orfeh and Andy Karl

7/13/12 - Broadway.com
Lucky Dog! Jersey Boys Star Andy Karl and Orfeh Unleash Their Psychic Pomeranian-Chihuahua Boo

2/14/12 - Broadway.com
Jersey Boys Star Andy Karl on Living With His Celebrity V-Day Crush

11/16/11 - Broadway.com
Andy Karl Makes Music & Celebrates Wife Orfeh Backstage at Jersey Boys

9/14/11 - Broadway.com
Andy Karl and Quinn VanAntwerp to Join Broadway Cast of Jersey Boys

8/3/10 - Broadway.com
Andy Karl on His Wicked Run, Unforgettable Fans and (Totally Creepy) Dream Project

12/21/10 - Playbill Online
PHOTO CALL: Raúl Esparza, Orfeh, Andy Karl, Chester Gregory, Sally Wilfert and More Celebrate a New York City Christmas



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