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A.J. Shively Brings Instagram Followers Backstage at Bright Star

April 14th, 2016 by

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A.J. Shively stars as Billy Cane, a WWII vet who aspires to be one of the next great Southern writers, in Steve Martin and Edie Brickell's original new Broadway musical, Bright Star.

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Shively took over the BroadwayBox Instagram on April 13 to show followers a glimpse of life backstage on a two-show-day at the Cort Theatre. Scroll on to see all his pics, videos, and clever, clever puns.



Warm up real quick!

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Warm up real quick! #mandolin #bluegrass

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Someone suggested I take a picture without my shirt on, so enjoy! #shirtlessselfie

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Open a creepy door and you'll find yourself backstage waving to @michaeluturn

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Bright star: Game of Wigs.

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The guardian #sonnyangels of Bright Star. They're keeping an eye on us

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Half hour call: everything is set up and ready to go!

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Surprise! Bright Star choreography team Josh Rhodes and Lee Wilkins stopped by to say hello!!!

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Can you spot Jeff's mic? #NevinSteinberg

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Our story spans from the 1920s through the 1940s. Needless to say, the ladies of @brightstarbway wear many hats.

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Intermission! Time to reapply! @missempadgett @hannahelless

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#DeeHoty: total badass

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Margo Crawford and Billy Cane. Always backlit. #JaphyWeidman @hannahelless

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That's a wrap! This two show day brought to you by Stage Managers Anjee Nero and Michael Passaro!

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This is A.J. Shively signing out. And logging out of your account, @broadwayboxcom

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Get yourself over to Broadway's Cort Theatre to see A.J. Shively (and the whole gang) in Bright Star.