The 'Dolly' Parade Marches On, Now With a New Star

February 22, 2018

The 'Dolly' Parade Marches On, Now With a New Star

By Jesse Green
February 22, 2018

A dimply new star has joined the cast of “Hello, Dolly!” and he’s delightful — oh wait.

Perhaps you weren’t asking about Charlie Stemp, the replacement Barnaby Tucker in the hit musical revival that introduced four fresh principals on Thursday evening.

O.K., then: A dimply new star has joined the cast of “Hello, Dolly!” and she’s delightful.

And something more, too.

Bernadette Peters, who turns 70 next week, doesn’t need to step into anyone’s shoes at this point in her 60-year Broadway career.

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