By Artist Shaan

Inside Funny Girl on Broadway's Opening Night with Lea Michele

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Lea Michele is the biggest star on the opening night of Funny Girl.

The Glee alum stunned spectators on Sept 6. 

when she took Beanie Feldstein's place after the latter departed the Broadway production earlier than anticipated in July.  

Several prominent celebrities attended Michele's premiere. 

According to a witness, Lea earned four standing ovations during the first act, and Ryan Murphy and Drew Barrymore were also present.