Robin De Jesús also joins the company of the long-running hit musical.
Rimalower's solo show will offer performances through the end of December.
Michel Greif directs the new drama, which is inspired by true events.
The original star and writer of Hedwig and the Angry Inch will once again play the role he created.
The new drama will play Lincoln Center Theater.
The legendary director died on November 19.
Gennaro succeeds Michael Price in the role of executive director.
Young Jean Lee's new father-son drama adds performances to its off-Broadway run.
The Gershwin musical opens the 2015 Encores! season.