Green, English et al. Join Ashford & Jordan in HEATHERS; Complete Cast Announced!
As BroadwayWorld has previously reported, on Monday, September 13 at 7:00 & 9:30 PM, HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL is making its New York City debut with a concert at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater. The concert will feature songs from the upcoming musical with a full band. Some of Broadway's greats will lend their voices for this special evening. Tickets are $20.
Today, BroadwayWorld has learned that the full cast will include:
Veronica: Annaleigh Ashford (Legally Blonde; Wicked)
J.D.: Jeremy Jordan (West Side Story; Rock Of Ages)
Heather Chandler: Jenna Leigh Green (Wicked; TV's "Sabrina The Teen Witch")
Heather McNamara: Corri English (lead singer for the band Brokedown Cadillac; TV's "The Bedford Diaries")
Ram Sweeney: PJ Griffith (Mamma Mia tour; Parade revival at Mark Taper)
Martha "Dumptruck" Dunnstock: Julie Garnye (Les Miserables @ the Hollywood Bowl; Hair concert for Actors' Fund; )
Ram's Dad: Eric Leviton (Chicago, Full Monty and Seussical tours)
Kurt's Dad/Principal: Kevin Pariseau (Legally Blonde; I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change)
Ms. Fleming/Veronica's Mom: Jill Abramovitz (9 To 5; Fame Becomes Me)
Hipster Dork/Preppy Kid: Tom Compton (Harvard's Hasty Pudding Theatricals)
Goth Girl/English Teacher/Young Republicanette: Alex Ellis (Legally Blonde and Thoroughly Modern Millie tours)
Stoner Chick/School Psychologist: Kelly Karbacz (Rent; Get Smart film)
HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL is based on the original teen dark comedy motion picture by Dan Waters, which launched the careers of Winona Ryder and Christian Slater. The classic high school thriller features love, murder, power politics and even a little hope in the depths of an inferno even Dante couldn't imagine: eleventh grade.
The show is being presented by some of Hollywood and the Great White Way's most talented names: Producer - Andy Cohen (Untraceable), Music Director - Mary Mitchell Campbell (The Addams Family, Company, Road Show), Director/Producer - Andy Fickman (Reefer Madness (stage/film), Jewtopia, She's The Man, The Game Plan, Race To Witch Mountain, and the upcoming You Again), Producer - J. Todd Harris (Bottle Shock, The Kids Are All Right, Piranha 3D), Book/Music/Lyrics/Producer - Kevin Murphy (Reefer Madness (stage/film), Desperate Housewives, Caprica, Hellcats), Book/Music/Lyrics/Producer - Laurence O'Keefe (Bat Boy, Legally Blonde, Sarah Plain & Tall, The Daily Show) and Producer - Amy Powers (Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure, Mattel's Barbie Musicals, Dr. Zhivago The Musical) in association with Sh-K-Boom Records, La Jolla Playhouse, Lakeshore Entertainment and Denise Di Novi.
For more information, visit joespub.com.