Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Sarah Charles Lewis, and the men of Tuck Everlasting rehearse a spectacular moment from the new musical.
Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Sarah Charles Lewis, and the men of Tuck Everlasting rehearse a spectacular moment from the new musical.
(© David Gordon)

The stars of the new Broadway musical Tuck Everlasting met the press at their rehearsal studio on Monday, February 29.

Based on Natalie Babbitt's classic novel, Tuck Everlasting features a book by Claudia Shear and Tim Federle, music by Chris Miller, and lyrics by Nathan Tysen. The story follows 10-year-old Winnie Foster who meets young Jesse Tuck and discovers a secret spring that grants eternal life to whoever drinks its water. Previews begin March 31 at the Broadhurst Theatre, with opening night set for April 26. It had its world premiere at Georgia's Alliance Theatre in 2015.

Tuck Everlasting stars Carolee Carmello as Mae Tuck, Andrew Keenan-Bolger as Jesse Tuck, Michael Park as Angus Tuck, Terrence Mann as the Man in the Yellow Suit, Fred Applegate as Constable Joe, Robert Lenzi as Miles Tuck, Michael Wartella as Hugo, Valerie Wright as Betsy Foster, and 11-year-old Sarah Charles Lewis as Winnie Foster.

Sarah Charles Lewis makes her Broadway debut as Winnie Foster.
Sarah Charles Lewis makes her Broadway debut as Winnie Foster.
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Joining them are Pippa Pearthree as Nana, with an ensemble of Timothy J. Alex, Jonathan Burke, Callie Carter, Chloe Campbell, Benjamin Cook, Elizabeth Crawford, Deanna Doyle, Brandon Espinoza, Lisa Gajda, Jessica Lee Goldyn, Christopher Gurr, Neil Haskell, Matt Meigs, Heather Parcells, Justin Patterson, Marco Schittone, Brooklyn Shuck, Jennifer Smith, and Kathy Voytko.

Directed and choreographed by Tony winner Casey Nicholaw, Tuck Everlasting features scenic design by Walt Spangler, costume design by Gregg Barnes, lighting design by Kenneth Posner, sound design by Brian Ronan, orchestrations by John Clancy, and musical supervision by Rob Berman.

Check out TheaterMania's photos from the event in the gallery below.

Andrew Keenan-Bolger heads the cast of Tuck Everlasting as Jesse Tuck.
Andrew Keenan-Bolger heads the cast of Tuck Everlasting as Jesse Tuck.
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Tony nominee Carolee Carmello plays Mae Tuck in the new musical.
Tony nominee Carolee Carmello plays Mae Tuck in the new musical.
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Michael Park returns to the stage in the role of Angus Tuck.
Michael Park returns to the stage in the role of Angus Tuck.
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Terrence Mann takes on the role of the Man in the Yellow Suit.
Terrence Mann takes on the role of the Man in the Yellow Suit.
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Robert Lenzi plays the role of Miles Tuck.
Robert Lenzi plays the role of Miles Tuck.
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Carolee Carmello and Sarah Charles Lewis perform "My Most Beautiful Day."
Carolee Carmello and Sarah Charles Lewis perform "My Most Beautiful Day."
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Carolee Carmello blows the roof off of the New 42nd Street Studios.
Carolee Carmello blows the roof off of the New 42nd Street Studios.
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Andrew Keenan-Bolger shows off a feat of strength in a rollicking musical number.
Andrew Keenan-Bolger shows off a feat of strength in a rollicking musical number.
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The Tuck Everlasting creative team: book writer Tim Federle, composer Chris Miller, book writer Claudia Shear, lyricist Nathan Tysen, and director/choreographer Casey Nicholaw.
The Tuck Everlasting creative team: book writer Tim Federle, composer Chris Miller, book writer Claudia Shear, lyricist Nathan Tysen, and director/choreographer Casey Nicholaw.
(© David Gordon)


The principal company of Tuck Everlasting: Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Robert Lenzi, Michael Park, Sarah Charles Lewis, Carolee Carmello, Terrence Mann, Fred Applegate, and Michael Wartella.
The principal company of Tuck Everlasting: Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Robert Lenzi, Michael Park, Sarah Charles Lewis, Carolee Carmello, Terrence Mann, Fred Applegate, and Michael Wartella.
(© David Gordon)


The cast of Tuck Everlasting gathers for a group shot.
The cast of Tuck Everlasting gathers for a group shot.
(© David Gordon)

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