Today, Broadway is about to have an emotional day of DUST & ASHES as Tony and Grammy nominee Josh Groban as he plays his final performance as “Pierre” in the Tony nominated smash hit The Great Comet at the Imperial Theatre.
Starting July 3rd, 2017 for an entire week till July 9th, 2017, the show’s Tony nominated creator and original leading man from the Off Broadway run dave malloy will play “Pierre” for an encore engagement after having played the role on Broadway for a limited 12 performances within these last few months.
From there beginning on July 11th, 2017, Hamilton: An American Musical’s original cast member Okieriete Onaodowan will begin his run as the official new “Pierre. ”
Along with Groban, original cast member Brittain Ashford will take her final bow today as “Sonya” before a temporary leave of absence from the show. Starting July 3rd, 2017 (same day as Malloy) through August 15th, 2017, acclaimed singer/songwriter Ingrid Michaelson will play “Sonya” for a limited 5 week engagement. She is expecting to return on August 16th, 2017.
Happy Trails to Josh and Brittian and Welcome to Dave, Okierete, and Ingrid!!
Exclusive music video from Broadway?s The Great Comet. Josh Groban stars through July 2 only. Visit GreatCometBroadway.com.
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