Tony Award winners Linda Lavin and Stephanie J. Block are among the many solid introduced at present for the world premiere manufacturing of Sarah Silverman’s Off Broadway musical The Bedwetter. Sami Bray, who appeared on Broadway within the 2017 manufacturing of 1984, and Zoe Glick (of Broadway’s Frozen) will share the position of Sarah, the 10-year-old title character impressed by Silverman.
The casting was introduced by the Atlantic Theater Firm.
Based mostly on Silverman’s bestselling memoir, The Bedwetter begins performances on Saturday April 25 for a restricted engagement on the Linda Gross Theater, with opening night time set for Wednesday Could 20. The musical will run by means of Sunday June 14.
Different solid introduced at present: Ashley Blanchet (Frozen), Rick Crom (HBO’s Divorce), Darren Goldstein (Continuity), Taylor Paige Henderson (Off-Broadway debut), Charlotte MacLeod (Off-Broadway debut), Ellyn Marie Marsh (The Rose Tattoo), Charlie Pollock (Fairly Lady The Musical) and Emily Zimmerman (Off-Broadway debut).
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Extra casting can be introduced at a later date.
Block, who will play Sarah’s mom Beth Ann, gained the 2019 Tony Award for Greatest Actress in a Musical for her lead position in The Cher Present. Different stage credit embrace Falsettos, The Thriller of Edwin Drood, Something Goes, 9 to five: The Musical and Depraved.
Lavin, who will play Nana, gained her Tony for 1987’s Broadway Certain and has been nominated 5 different instances (The Final of the Purple Sizzling Lovers, The Diary of Anne Frank, The Story of the Allergist’s Spouse, Collected Tales and The Lyons). Her TV breakthrough was the basic sitcom Alice, and she or he has appeared on Netflix’s The Santa Clarita Weight loss plan, amongst many different credit.
Bray’s further stage credit embrace Faculty of Rock and How The Grinch Stole Christmas, and Glick, who performed Younger Anna in Frozen, has appeared Off Broadway in Unknown Soldier.
The Bedwetter incorporates a ebook by Silverman and Joshua Harmon, lyrics by Silverman and Adam Schlesinger, and music by Schlesinger. Anne Kauffman directs.