20. Curvy Widow

Bobby Goldman, Nancy Opel

If you could have a drink with anyone in the theatre world, who would it be? Join us this Thursday on Broadway Bartender, where host Anthony Caporale welcomes Bobby Goldman and Nancy Opel of THE CURVY WIDOW to the bar! Tune into BeTerrific.com this Thursday, July 13 at 10 PM EST / 7 PM PST, and get a behind -the-scenes look at what its like to live, work, and play on Broadway.

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Guests

NANCY OPEL (Bobby). Broadway: Honeymoon in Vegas (Drama Desk nom), Beautiful, Cinderella, Memphis, Gypsy, Fiddler On The Roof, Urinetown (Tony nom.), Triumph of Love, Anything Goes, Sunday...With George, Evita, others. Off Broadway: The Toxic Avenger (Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics, Lortel noms) My Deah (Obie), Polish Joke (Drama Desk, Lortel noms), Mere Mortals, All In the Timing, others. Regional/International: Curvy Widow, Prince of Broadway, Follies, Holiday Inn, Hir, On the Town, Hello, Dolly!, others. National Tour: The Drowsy Chaperone TV: The Big C, L&O’s, others.

www.nancyopel.com

 

BOBBY GOLDMAN (Book) given this show is Bobby's story; she believes no bio is required. But, this is her off-Broadway debut, so she has to have one!  Beyond her acumen in the dating scene, she is a world-class chef, interior designer & contractor, and boxer. Her other theatrical projects in development include:  Wilshire, another collaboration with composer/lyricist, Drew Brody and Speed Trap with Nashville-based composer/lyricist, Michael Webb. Bobby is the widow of Academy Award winning screenwriter/playwright, James Goldman.

 www.curvywidow.com

Recipes

Widow’s Kiss

Glassware: Cocktail (“Martini Glass”)

Tools:

  • Mixing Tin
  • Mixing Glass
  • Hawthorne Strainer

Garnish: None

Ingredients:

  • 1 oz. Brandy or Cognac
  • ½ oz. Yellow Chartreuse
  • ½ oz. Benedictine
  • Angostura Bitters

Steps:

In a mixing tin half-filled with ice, add:

  • 1 oz. Brandy or Cognac
  • ½ oz. Yellow Chartreuse
  • ½ oz. Benedictine

Cover with a mixing glass, and shake until the tin is frosted.

Strain into a martini glass, and add 2 dashes Angostura Bitters

Opal Cocktail

Glassware: Cocktail (“Martini Glass”)

Tools:

  • Mixing Tin
  • Mixing Glass
  • Hawthorne Strainer

Garnish: None

Ingredients:

  • 1½ oz. Gin
  • ½ oz. Triple Sec
  • 1 oz. Orange Juice
  • Orange Bitters

Steps:

In a mixing tin half-filled with ice, add:

  • 1½ oz. Gin
  • ½ oz. Triple Sec
  • 1 oz. Orange Juice

Cover with a mixing glass, and shake until the tin is frosted.

Strain into a martini glass, and add 2 dashes Orange Bitters