MCC Theater's production of Carrie celebrated its opening night at the Lucille Lortel Theatre on Thursday, March 1, with a post-performance celebration at The Griffin Nightclub.
Marin Mazzie and Molly Ranson star in the revival, which also features Christy Altomare, Mackenzie Bell, Corey Boardman, Jake Boyd, Carmen Cusack, Blair Goldberg, F. Michael Haynie, Derek Klena, Andy Mientus, Elly Noble, Jen Sese, Ben Thompson, Anne Tolpegin, Jeanna de Waal, and Wayne Wilcox.
The production is directed by Stafford Arima and features a book by Lawrence D. Cohen and a score by Michael Gore and Dean Pitchford. The musical, which originally ran for 16 previews and 5 performances on Broadway, is based on Stephen King's 1974 novel.
Opening night guests include MCC artistic directors Robert LuPone, Bernard Telsey, and William Cantler, executive director Blake West, actors Carey Anderson, John Behlmann, Jason Danieley, Edie Falco, Gideon Glick, Megan Hilty, John Benjamin Hickey, Brian Charles Johnson, Jane Krakowski, Elizabeth Stanley, Charlotte d'Amboise, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Terrence Mann, Jenny Powers, Matt Cavenaugh, and Jessica Phillips; producers Rocco Landesman and Jordan Roth, and director Alex Timbers.