Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with the Cast of Beautiful Soup's LILIOM
Beautiful Soup Theater's recently announced that their revival of Ferenc Molnar's Liliom will open at The Celebration of Whimsy [formerly The Living Theatre] in New York City on February 26th, 2014. Performances will play Wednesday through Saturday at 7:00pm, with Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2pm. The run will conclude on March 9th. Below, check out a behind the scenes look at the revival's rehearsals!
Ferenc Molnar's Liliom, the classic play that inspired Richard Rogers and Oscar Hammerstein's musical Carousel, has not seen a full production in New York City in over five decades. The production, directed by Artistic DirectorSteven Carl McCasland, will star the previously announced Gerrard Lobo as the beautiful but brutish Liliom andMorgan DeTogne as the only woman he has ever loved, Julie.Beautiful Soup Theater is currently raising additional funds to produce the large-scale revival, which will be set in the original period. To donate, or see their teaser trailer, visit their IndieGogo campaign at: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/help-us-revive-liliom/x/217545.
Sara Hymes (Marie) and Morgan DeTogne (Julie)
Kim Rogers (Mrs. Muskat) and Gerrard Lobo (Liliom)
Julian Goza (Ficsur) and Gerrard Lobo (Liliom)
Morgan DeTogne as Julie
Morgan DeTogne (Julie), Sara Hymes (Marie) and Colin Fisher (Wolf)
Sara Hymes (Marie) and Colin Fisher (Wolf)
Gerrard Lobo as Liliom