New cast members have also been announced to join the cast led by Tony winner Michael Cerveris.
Recipients of this year's Mimi Awards and MacArthur Fellowships have been announced.
The Public Theater's ongoing series connects dramatic literature to society with readings, discussions, and more.
The musical drama has set its theater and opening-night date.
TheaterMania cartoonist Liza Donnelly relays her feelings about the acclaimed musical.