The cast of Paper Mill Playhouse's production of White Christmas met the press at an event held at New 42nd Street Studios on Tuesday, November 8. Marc Bruni directs the production, which runs November 16-December 24, with an opening on November 20.
Based on the beloved Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye film, the show features the music and lyrics of Irving Berlin. It tells the tale of two famous song-and-dance men who stage a show in a scenic, snow-topped Vermont inn -- and end up finding love with two singing sisters under the mistletoe.
The production stars James Clow (Bob Wallace), Tony Yazbeck (Phil Davis), Jill Paice (Betty Haynes), and Meredith Patterson (Judy Haynes), with Lorna Luft (Martha Watson), Edward James Hyland (General Waverly), Peter Reardon (Ralph Sheldrake), Anthony Reimer (Mike Nulty), Cliff Bemis (Ezekiel), and Andie Mechanic (Susan Waverly).
The company also includes Jacob ben Widmar, Laurie DiFilippo, Beth Glover, Luke Hawkins, Leeds Hill, Drew Humphrey, Bryan Thomas Hunt, Samantha Kelleher, Megan Kelley, Kristie Kerwin, Matthew J. Kilgore, Drew King, Pilar Millhollen, Beth Johnson Nicely, Kristyn Pope, Sara Michelle Reardon, Kelly Skidmore, Lauren Elaine Taylor, Anna Aimee White, and Jacob ben Widmar.
The production features choreography by Randy Skinner ,set design by Anna Louizos, costumes by Carrie Robbins, lighting design by Ken Billington, hair and wig design by Mark Adam Rampmeyer and sound design by Randy Hansen.