BWW TV: First Look at John Doyle-Helmed MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG in Cincinnati!
Tony Award-winning director John Doyle, who has previously staged Broadway revivals of Stephen Sondheim's SWEENEY TODD and COMPANY, directs the composer-lyricist's musical MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park which runs through March 31.
Check out just-released performance highlights below!
Starring in MERRILY are Malcolm Gets, Daniel Jenkins and Becky Ann Baker. The cast also features Jane Pfitsch as Beth, Leenya Rideout as Gussie Carnegie, Jessica Wright as K.T., Matt Castle as Scotty, David Garry as Jerome, Bruce Sabath as Joe, Lee Harrington as Meg, Fred Rose as Tyler, Matthew Deming as Ru and Ben Diskant as Frank Jr.
The Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park is where Doyle debuted his actor-musician production of Sondheim and George Furth's COMPANY which transferred to Broadway in 2006. The production earned Doyle the Tony Award for Best Revival and a nomination for Best Direction.
MERRILY has a book by Furth and is based on Kaufman and Hart's 1934 Broadway play. The John Doyle-helmed production, in which the actors also serve as the show's musicians, runs through March 31, 2012 in The Playhouse' s Robert S. Marx Theatre.
For tickets and further information, call (513) 421-3888.