The Tony morrison Award-nominated Bennett, who on Weekend missing out on the prize for best cause celebrity in a perform to Nina Arianda, said she is aware of the protectiveness that Garland lovers have. "It's incredible," she said.
Last weeks time, the New You are able to Publish revealed that a fan charged the celebrity of lip syncing during the efficiency. But that doesn't impact Bennett, who said she realized what she was getting herself into when she approved the aspect.
"I've contacted the item not considering if they liked it or disliked," Bennett said on the red carpeting before the display. Weekend noticeable what would have been Garland's Ninetieth wedding.
Overall, she said, the Broadway viewers has approved the display like the ones did in London: "They take a position up. They brighten. They shift."
Her co-star, and other Tony morrison nominee, Eileen Cumpsty, said the display results in most individuals rooting, but is not amazed by a little debate.
"Judy Garland draws out these incredibly very subjective deep reactions from individuals. And we have individuals arriving who are in really like with what we're doing and think that Tracie is Judy Garland," he said. "And we have individuals that think Tracie is not Judy Garland. It's very unusual and very very subjective."
Bennett said her buddies have sent her some of the unpleasant comments on Twitter. "I will take criticism quite well," she says. How does she cope? A nice cosmo and a cigarette.