As entertaining as Funny Girl is on stage and screen, it is far different from the true history that inspired it. How did Fanny Brice start? Did she ever defy her boss, producer Florenz Ziegfeld? And was Nick Arnstein just a gambler gone wrong? John Kenrick will answer these questions, and many more. With Funny Girl back on Broadway, it’s the perfect time to get reacquainted with America’s first Jewish female superstar.