Photo Flash: Broadway's Carly Rae Jepsen, Alan Cumming Visit Today's LIVE
On today's LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL, Tony Award winner ALAN CUMMING discussed returning to Broadway in "Cabaret," and pop artist CARLY RAE JEPSEN chats with Kelly and Michael about her Broadway debut in "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella." Check out photos from both appearances below!
Mulit-platinum recording artist Carly Rae Jepsen stepped in as the title character last week, marking her Broadway debut.
The cast of RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA stars Carly Rae Jepsen as Cinderella andJoe Carroll as the Prince; Fran Drescher as Madame; Tony Award winnerVictoria Clark as Fairy Godmother Marie; Ann Harada as stepsister Charlotte; Stephanie Gibson as stepsister Gabrielle;Peter Bartlett as Sebastian, Prince Topher's mentor and Lord Chancellor; Todd Buonopaneas the rebel Jean-Michel; and Phumzile Sojola as Lord Pinkleton.
CINDERELLA has music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, a new book byDouglas Carter Beane and original book by Oscar Hammerstein II. The musical is directed by Mark Brokaw.Josh Rhodes is choreographer. Music adaptation, supervision, and arrangements are byDavid Chase. Orchestrations are by Danny Troob. Andy Einhorn is music director and conductor.
Roundabout Theatre Company will present the Tony winning musical CABARET by Joe Masteroff, John Kander and Fred Ebb. Alan Cumming will reprise his Tony Award-winning role as Emcee, three time Academy Award nominee Michelle Williams making her Broadway debut as Sally Bowles. The cast will also feature two time Tony nominee Linda Emond as Fraulein Schneider, four time Tony nominee Danny Burstein as Herr Schultz, Bill Heck as Cliff, Aaron Krohn as Ernst and Gayle Rankin as Fraulein Kost.
Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (director) and Academy Award nominee Rob Marshall (co-director/choreographer) will return to recreate their Tony-nominated direction and choreography from the 1998 Tony Award-winning production.
The Kit Kat Klub boys & girls will be: Will Carlyon, Kaleigh Cronin, Caleb Damschroder, Benjamin Eakeley, Andrea Goss, Leeds Hill, Kristin Olness, Kelly Paredes, Jessica Pariseau, Dylan Paul, Jane Pfitsch, Evan Siegel, Stacey Sipowicz.
CABARET will play a 24-week limited engagement beginning previews on March 21, 2014 and open officially on April 24, 2014 at the newly transformed Kit Kat Klub at Studio 54 on Broadway (254 West 54th Street).
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