Rehearsals Begin for Jagged Little Pill at American Repertory Theater
Tony Award winner Diane Paulus helms Diablo Cody, Alanis Morissette, and Glen Ballard's adaptation of Morissette's 1995 album.
The American Repertory Theater's Jagged Little Pill began rehearsals for its world-premiere production running May 5-July 15 at the Loeb Drama Center. Check out photos from the rehearsal room in the gallery below.
The cast features Elizabeth Stanley (On the Town), Sean Allan Krill (Honeymoon in Vegas), newcomer Celia Gooding, Derek Klena (Anastasia), and Lauren Patten (Fun Home). The ensemble will include Jane Bruce, John Cardoza, Antonio Cipriano, Kathryn Gallagher, Laurel Harris, Logan Hart, Max Kumangai, Soph Menas, Sean Montgomery, Nora Schell, Whitney Sprayberry, Kei Tsuruharatani, and Ebony Williams, with Yeman Josiah Brown and Kelsey Orem as swings.
The creative team includes Riccardo Hernandez (scenic design), Emily Rebholz (costume design), Justin Townsend (lighting design), Jonathan Deans (sound design), and Finn Ross (video and projection design). Bryan Perri will be the music director, and Ira Mont will be the stage manager.
Directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus, Jagged Little Pill will feature a book by Oscar winner Diablo Cody, music by Alanis Morissette and Glen Ballard, lyrics by Alanis Morissette, and choreography by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui. The show is based on Morissette's album Jagged Little Pill and will incorporate '90s anthems including "Ironic," "You Oughta Know," and "Hand in My Pocket."