For A Star Is Born, 15 Broadway Stars Belting “The Man That Got Away”

Last updated October 5th, 2018 by Josh Ferri
For A Star Is Born, 15 Broadway Stars Belting “The Man That…

Today, a new generation is introduced to the heartbreaking love story of A Star Is Born thanks to the latest film adaptation starring Lady Gaga & Tony nominee Bradley Cooper.

But for the more seasoned queen, A Star Is Born conjures up memories of a permed-for-her-life Ms. Barbra Streisand in 1976, the tragedy of OG 1937 star Janet Gaynor, or (most memorably) Judy Garland arm-stretched lamenting “The Man That Got Away” in the iconique 1954 version.

Scroll on as we look at 15 killer versions of that Judy Star Is Born, Harold Arlen and George Gershwin torch song, “The Man That Got Away”, performed by musical theatre favorites.

Sara Ramirez

Andrew Rannells

Idina Menzel

Ben Platt

Julie Andrews

Alex Wyse (Waitress)

Molly Pope

Raúl Esparza

Teal Wicks (The Cher Show)

Ciara Renee

Bernadette Peters

Polly Bergen

Marla Mindelle

Barbra Streisand

Lorna Luft