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Exclusive: Kaden Kearney Will Star As Emma In THE PROM National Tour; Full Cast Announced

The tour is set to open November 2nd in Cleveland.

The Prom

Casting has been announced for the upcoming National Tour of The Prom. Kaden Kearney (they/them) will star as Emma, Kalyn West as Alyssa Greene, Courtney Balan as Dee Dee Allen, Patrick Wetzel as Barry Glickman, Emily Borromeo as Angie Dickinson, Bud Weber as Trent Oliver, Sinclair Mitchell as Mr. Hawkins Ashanti J'Aria as Mrs. Greene, and Shavey Brown as Sheldon Saperstein.

Rounding out the ensemble are Jordan Alexander, Gabrielle Beckford, Ashley Bruce, Olivia Rose Cece, Maurice Dawkins, Jordan De Leon, Shawn Alynda Fisher, James Caleb Grice, Megan Grosso, Chloe Rae Kehm, Braden Allen King, Brandon J. Large, Christopher McCrewell, Adriana Negron, Lexie Plath, Brittany Nicole Williams, Thad Turner Wilson and Josh Zacher.

The hilarious hit Broadway musical comedy, which won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical will run technical rehearsals at the Carson Center in Paducah, KY before officially launching at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, OH on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, followed by a multi-season tour that will visit more than 20 cities in the 2021-22 season.

The Prom

The Prom National Tour Schedule

Paducah, KY The Carson Center October 30, 2021
Cleveland, OH Playhouse Square November 2 - 21, 2021
Orlando, FL Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts December 7 - 12, 2021
Ft. Lauderdale, FL The Broward Center for the Performing Arts December 14 - 19, 2021
Hershey, PA Hershey Theatre December 28, 2021 - January 2, 2022
Washington, DC The Kennedy Center January 4 - 16, 2022
Baltimore, MD The Hippodrome Theatre January 18 - 23, 2022
St. Louis, MO The Fabulous Fox January 25 - February 6, 2022
Tampa, FL Straz Center February 15 - 20, 2022
Nashville, TN Tennessee Performing Arts Center February 22 - 27, 2022
Schenectady, NY Proctors March 1 - 6, 2022
Providence, RI Providence Performing Arts Center March 8 - 13, 2022
Madison, WI Overture Center for the Arts March 22 - 27, 2022
Minneapolis, MN Orpheum Theatre April 12 - 17, 2022
Chicago, IL Cadillac Palace Theatre April 19 - 24, 2022
Worcester, MA The Hanover Theatre April 26 - May 1, 2022
Seattle, WA 5th Avenue May 31 - June 19, 2022
San Francisco, CA Golden Gate Theatre June 21 - July 17, 2022
Dallas, TX AT&T Performing Arts Center July 26 - 31, 2022
Los Angeles, CA Centre Theatre Group August 9 - September 11, 2022
Kansas City, MO Starlight Theatre

September 13 - 18, 2022

Directed and choreographed by Tony Award® winner Casey Nicholaw (Aladdin, Mean Girls), The Prom features a book by Tony Award® winner Bob Martin (Elf, The Drowsy Chaperone) and Tony Award® nominee Chad Beguelin (Aladdin), music by Tony Award® nominee Matthew Sklar (Elf the Musical) and lyrics by Tony Award® nominee Chad Beguelin with scenic design by Tony Award® winner Scott Pask (The Book of Mormon), costume design by Tony Award® winner Ann Roth (The Book of Mormon) and Matthew Pachtman (The Book of Mormon), lighting design by Tony Award® winner Natasha Katz (Diana: The Musical), sound design by Tony Award® winner Brian Ronan (Mrs. Doubtfire, Mean Girls), wig and hair design by Josh Marquette (Pretty Woman, Means Girls), make-up design by Milagros Medina-Cerdeira (Mean Girls), orchestrations by Tony Award® winner Larry Hochman (Hello, Dolly!), music supervision by Mary-Mitchell Campbell (Mean Girls) and casting by The Telsey Office.

THE PROM is based on an original concept by Jack Viertel. The producing team for The Prom includes Bill Damaschke, Dori Berinstein, Jack Lane, NETworks Presentations, Natasha Davison, Merry & Jim Mosbacher, Terry Schnuck, Liz Armstrong, Elizabeth L. Green, Pamela Hurst-Della Pietra & Stephen Della Pietra, Seth A. Goldstein, Jane Dubin, Smedes-Stern-Palitz, Fahs Productions, Joe Grandy, Don & Nancy Ross, Three Belles & A Bob, InStone Productions, Fakler-Silver, Arment-Tackel, Cliff Hopkins, Larry & Elizabeth Lenke Christopher Ketner, The John Gore Organization, Nancy & Ken Kranzberg, Independent Presenters Network, Mark Lonlow & JoAnne Astrow, Iris Smith, Wallace-ATxRandomProductions, Garris-Morris-Masie Productions, Judith Manocherian The Shubert Organization, Karen DeVerna & Jeremiah J. Harris, Fox Theatricals, Adrienne Blackman and Heidi & Stephen Distante.

THE PROM made its world premiere at The Alliance Theatre, Atlanta, GA, Susan V. Booth, Artistic Director, in 2016, and played its final performance at the Longacre Theatre on Broadway on August 11, 2019 after playing 23 previews and 310 regular performances.


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