Rufus Norris directs David Hare's adaptation of the book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo.
Updated casting has been announced for this coproduction with Chicago's Goodman Theatre.
The audience-interactive musical about Imelda Marcos will mount productions globally.
Lansbury will be joined by cast members from the 2009 Broadway revival and 2014 West End productions of Noël Coward's comedy.
The recent Broadway production also featured Tony nominee Chris O'Dowd and Leighton Meester.
The immersive musical by David Byrne and Fatboy Slim announces a new fall schedule.
The famous film's newly minted stage adaptation steams up the U.S. capital.
Hearts are broken and rarely restored on the stages throughout Theatreland.