The anticipated revival of the classic musical will begin performances at the Winter Garden Theatre on the 20th December.
Full casting has now been confirmed for the upcoming revival of Meredith Willson’s The Music Man, which will begin performances on Broadway in December.
The cast will be led by Hugh Jackman as Professor Harold Hill, Sutton Foster as Marian Paroo, Shuler Hensley as Marcellus Washburn, Jefferson Mays as Mayor Shinn, Jayne Houdyshell as Mrs. Shinn, and Marie Mullen as Mrs. Paroo. Also joining the production directed by Jerry Zaks will be: Remy Auberjonois as Charlie Cowell, Gino Cosculluela as Tommy Djilas, and Emma Crow as Zaneeta Shinn. the company will also include Benjamin Pajak as Winthrop, Kayla Teruel as Amaryllis, Garrett Long as Ethel Toffelmier, Linda Mugleston as Alma Hix, Jessica Sheridan as Maud Dunlop, Rema Webb as Mrs. Squires, Phillip Boykin as Olin Britt, Eddie Korbich as Jacey Squires, Daniel Torres as Ewart Dunlop, Nicholas Ward as Oliver Hix, and Nick Alvino, Jordan Beall, Ronnie S. Bowman Jr., Maria Briggs, Audrey Cardwell, JT Church, Max Clayton, Kammie Crum, Aydin Eyikan, Carlee Flanagan, Ethen Green-Younger, Emily Hoder, Curtis Holland, Eloise Kropp, Ethan Lafazan, Kayla LaVine, Andrew Minard, Sean Montgomery, Tanner Quirk, Lance Roberts, Daniel Patrick Russell, Ann Sanders, Sherisse Springer, Mitchell Tobin, Kathy Voytko, Branch Woodman, and Ryan Worsing.
The Music Man originally opened on Broadway in 1957 and went on to win five Tony Awards including the prize for Best Musical, and ran for 1,375 performances.
When con-man Harold Hill arrives in the Iowa town called River City, he urges the townsfolk to start a band. However, while he plans on running away with the profits what he doesn’t count on is meeting a librarian named Marian Paroo…
This revival of the musical will reunite the creative team of the Tony Award-winning Hello Dolly! which starred Bette Midler, including: Santo Loquasto (Scenic & Costume Design), Scott Lehrer (Sound Design), David Chase (Vocal and Dance Arrangements), and Luc Verschueren for Campbell Young and Associates (Hair, Wigs, & Makeup). Jonathan Tunick will create Orchestrations, and Patrick Vaccariello and five-time Tony Award winner Brian MacDevitt join the team as The Music Man’s Musical Director and Lighting Designer.
For more information about The Music Man visit: https://musicmanonbroadway.com/