STAGE TUBE: In Rehearsal with Tokyo's JEKYLL & HYDE
The Tokyo production of Jekyll & Hyde will open on March 6, and you can go behind the scenes of rehearsals in the video below!
Jekyll & Hyde is a musical based on the novella Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson. The original stage conception was by Steve Cuden and Frank Wildhorn. The music is by Wildhorn and the lyrics and book are by Leslie Bricusse.
Jekyll & Hyde opened on Broadway at the Plymouth Theatre on April 28, 1997 and closed on January 7, 2001 after 44 previews and 1,543 performances. The director was Robin Phillips with choreography by Joey Pizzi. The cast featured Robert Cuccioli as Dr. Henry Jekyll and Edward Hyde, Linda Eder as Lucy, and Christiane Noll as Emma Carew. Rob Evan played matinees as Dr. Henry Jekyll. Brad Oscar and Emily Skinner made their Broadway debuts in this musical. Notable replacements included Sebastian Bach and David Hasselhoff (Jekyll/Hyde) and Leah Hocking (Lucy).