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Broadway's Finding Neverland Celebrates 500 Performances

The musical opened in 2015 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.

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The cast of Finding Neverland toasts 500 performances at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.
(© Allison Stock)

The Broadway production of Finding Neverland celebrated its 500th performance at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on June 28. The company is currently led by Tony Yazbeck as J.M. Barrie, Laura Michelle Kelly as Sylvia Llewelyn Davies, and Paul Slade Smith as Charles Frohman.

Kelsey Grammer joins the company for a celebratory photo.
(© Allison Stock)

With a score by Gary Barlow and Eliot Kennedy and a book by James Graham, Finding Neverland explores the friendship of playwright J.M. Barrie and Sylvia Llewelyn Davies, a widowed mother whose four boys inspired the beloved Peter Pan stories. It is based on the 2004 film of the same title, which itself was based on Allan Knee's play The Man Who Was Peter Pan.

Kelsey Grammer reconnects with his former castmates.
(© Allison Stock)

Directed by Diane Paulus, Finding Neverland opened April 15, 2015, at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre after a 2014 tryout run at the American Repertory Theater. It will end its run on August 21.

Happy 500th performance, Finding Neverland!
(© Allison Stock)

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