Additional casting has been announced for the upcoming new original swingin’ 40’s musical Bandstand Broadway.
Joining the previously announced 2 time Tony nomine Laura Osnes (Broadway’s Cinderella the Musical, Bonnie & Clyde A New Musical on Broadway, Grease) as lead singer Julia Troy and Corey Cott (Broadway’s Newsies, GIGI on Broadway) as piano player Donny Novitski will be a lineup of Broadway vets (ALL QUADRUPLE THREATS – Singing, Dancing, Acting, and Playing an Instrument) that also appeared in the world premiere production at Paper Mill Playhouse last year including…
Tony winner Beth Leavel (Broadway’s The Drowsy Chaperone) as Julia’s mother Mrs. June Adams,
Joe Carroll (Broadway’s Cinderella the Musical, Once the Musical) as drummer Johnny Simpson,
Brandon Ellis (Broadway’s Once the Musical) as bass player Davy Zlatic,
James Nathan Hopkins (Off Broadway’s What’s It All About) as saxophone player Jimmy Campbell,
Geoff Packard (Broadway’s Rock of Ages, Matilda The Musical on Broadway) as trombone player Wayne Wright,
Joey Pero (Broadway’s Jersey Boys) as trumpet player Nick Radel.
Additional Ensemble casting will be announced soon.
BANDSTAND (directed and choreographed by 2 time Tony winner Andy Blankenbuehler) will hit Broadway this Spring 2017 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. Preview performances begin March 31st, 2017 and will officially open on April 26th, 2017.
Who is excited?!
Casting is set for the new musical from the choreographer of HAMILTON.
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