Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of MURDER BALLAD at Actor's Express
Illicit love, lust and betrayal take the stage in Murder Ballad running at Actor's Express November 8 - December 7, 2014. This sexy rock musical will keep audiences guessing until its breathless final moments. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast below!
Actor's Express Artistic Director Freddie Ashley directs Murder Ballad following up on his recent rock musical successes The Rocky Horror Show, Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson and Spring Awakening. The ensemble features Atlanta newcomer Kristen Browne, Jeremy Harrison (AE's Maple and Vine) and Kevin Harry (AE's The Rocky Horror Show, Aurora's Les Miserables) as members of a New York City love triangle and Jessica De Maria (Aurora's Mary Poppins and Les Miserables) as the sultry narrator detailing a story of true love gone awry.
The creative team also features: Bill Newberry - Music Director; Becca Potter - Choreographer; Isabel & Moriah Curley-Clay - Scenic & Costume Designers; Joseph P. Monaghan III - Lighting Designer; Angie Bryant - Sound Designer; Dana Hylton Calabro - Properties Master; D. Connor McVey - Master Electrician; Sheila Oliver - Casting Director; and Alicia Quirk - Stage Manager.Murder Ballad, conceived by and with book and lyrics by Julia Jordan and music and lyrics by Juliana Nash, follows a sultry singer who takes the stage in a seedy downtown bar, singing a story of "true love gone awry." Against the backdrop of an unforgettable rock-and-roll score, she spins a lurid tale of lust and murder that unfolds when a New York love triangle goes wrong. Full of pulse-pounding plot twists and powerhouse vocals, Murder Ballad will keep you guessing until its breathless final moments.
Director's Rough Cut: Wednesday, November 5 at 8 PM, Pay What You Can (at the door only). Previews: Thursday, November 6 and Friday, November 7 at 8 PM, $20. Opening Night: Saturday, November 8 at 8 PM, $40 (includes reception with director and cast after the show). Tickets - $26-$45*; VIP - $41-$60 (includes bistro table seating up close to the action and a drink voucher). Purchase tickets online at actors-express.com or by calling 404.607.7469. *Ticket prices are subject to availability. Order early for best pricing. 8% Sales tax will be added to all orders. Save $2 by purchasing tickets online.
Photo Credit: BreeAnne Clowdus