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Photos: First Look at Brandi Chavonne Massey & More in AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' at The REV Theatre Company

This delightful revue evokes the humor and infectious energy of this American original to provide an evening of humor, romance and thrilling song and dance.

The REV Theatre Company will open the final production of its 2022 season - Ain't Misbehavin'. The show runs September 21st - October 11th at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse in Auburn, NY.

Get a first look at photos below!

Ain't Misbehavin' is a sizzling celebration of Fats Waller's music - songs that he made famous in a career that ranged from uptown clubs to downtown Tin Pan Alley to Hollywood and concert stages around the world. This delightful revue evokes the humor and infectious energy of this American original to provide an evening of humor, romance and thrilling song and dance. Featuring Fats Waller's biggest hits including "Keepin' Out of Mischief," "This Joint is Jumpin'," "Mean to Me" and of course the famous title song, "Ain't Misbehavin'," The REV's 2022 season finale is sure to have audiences dancing in their seats!

Ain't Misbehavin' is directed by Tyrone L. Robinson, who has appeared on Broadway in Disney's The Lion King, The Book of Mormon, and Frozen. He is joined by choreographer, Chloe Davis (Broadway Associate: Paradise Square, Drama Desk Award Winner; for colored girls... MUNY: My Tribute to Black Broadway and Black Choreographers). Both Robinson and Davis are making their REV debuts. Kenney M. Green (European Tour: Ain't Misbehavin'), Artistic Director of The Depot Theatre, returns to The REV as Musical Director after appearing on the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse stage in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes in 2013. Raven McRae (As Broadway Performer: Motown The Musical, Cirque du Soleil's Paramour) serves as Assistant Choreographer. Production Stage Manager is Kent James Collins.

The cast of Ain't Mibehavin' features: Brandi Chavonne Massey (Broadway: Jekyll & Hyde, Caroline, or Change, Wicked; West End: The Lion King; Nat'l Tour: The Color Purple), Crystal Sha'nae (1st National: Summer: The Donna Summer Musical; REV: Catch Me If You Can, Parade, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas), Quiana Holmes (Nat'l Tour: Jesus Christ Superstar, Motown The Musical; REV: Beehive), Christopher Brasfield (Nat'l Tour: The Book of Mormon; Regional: Smokey Joe's Café at North Shore, The Engeman, and Capital Rep), and Arnold Harper II (Regional: Ain't Misbehavin' at Barrington Stage, NY Times Critic's Pick) Shaunice Maudlyn Alexander (1st National Tour: Bandstand; Regional: The Color Purple at Phoenix Theatre; Ragtime, Our Town at Theatre Aspen) and Gabriel Mudd (Nat'l Tour: A Chorus Line, The Wedding Singer; REV: Smokey Joe's Café, The Buddy Holly Story, A Chorus Line, High School Musical) are the Aint' Misbehavin' standbys.

Ain't Misbehavin' features scenic design by Kyle Dixon (Regional: Oklahoma!, The Bodyguard, Jersey Boys at North Shore; Love and Other Fables, Singin' In The Rain, Disney's Newsies at Theatre By The Sea), and lighting design by Jose Santiago (REV: The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Almost Heaven: The Songs of John Denver, Footloose, 42nd Street, Working, Grease, Parade, Holiday Inn, Mamma Mia!). Costume design is by resident REV designer, Tiffany Howard (REV: State Fair, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Grease, Beehive!, Holiday Inn, Mamma Mia!, Guys and Dolls, Parade), wig and makeup design by Karine Ivey (Nat' Tour: The Color Purple, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels; Regional: Sacramento Opera, Music Theatre of Wichita) and sound design by Don Hanna (Nat'l Tour: South Pacific, An American in Paris; Int'l Tour: The Wizard of Oz; Regional: North Shore, Theatre By The Sea, The Engeman).

To learn more about The REV's production of Ain't Misbehavin', click here.

Ain't Misbehavin' runs from September 21 - October 11 with a "Pay What You Will" performance on Saturday, September 24th at 8:00 PM. Tickets can be purchased by visiting THEREVTHEATRE.COM or by calling The REV box office at 1-800-457-8897.




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