Lea Michele gets multiple standing ovation on Funny Girl opening night

‘Funny Girl’: Lea Michele Gets Four Standing Ovations – By Intermission; Jonathan Groff, Ryan Murphy Among The Gleeful Crowd

The actress’s best friend Jonathan Groff was also in the audience for her first performance at Broadway’s August Wilson Theatre

Lea Michele received a standing ovation Tuesday night before she even said a word at her highly-anticipated first performance in Broadway's Funny Girl.

At least four standing ovations before intermission. Sounds like Lea Michele’s first night as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl went, well, gleefully.

Lea Michele took the Broadway stage as Fanny Brice for the first time at NYC's August Wilson Theater on Sept

According to Deadline, 36-year-old Lea Michele caught the full attention of the audience on the night of September 6

When she made her long-awaited debut as Fannie Brice in the Broadway version of Funny Girl, and received four standing ovations.