Bette Midler in Hello, Dolly! Gets Its Broadway Marquee
The classic musical returns to the Great White Way this spring.
The marquee is up for the forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman's Hello, Dolly! at the Shubert Theatre. Starring Bette Midler in the title role, the show begins previews March 15, with an official opening night set for April 20.
With Midler as Dolly Levi and David Hyde Pierce as Horace Vandergelder, the production will feature Kate Baldwin as Irene Molloy, Creel as Gavin Cornelius, Taylor Trensch as Barnaby, Melanie Moore as Ermengarde, Jennifer Simard as Ernestina, Will Burton as Ambrose Kemper, and Beanie Feldstein as Minnie Fay. Two-time Tony winner Donna Murphy will play Dolly Levi during Tuesday evening performances beginning June 13. Jerry Zaks directs and Warren Carlyle choreographs.
The 27-member ensemble will consist of Cameron Adams, Phillip Attmore, Giuseppe Bausilio, Justin Bowen, Elizabeth Earley, Taeler Elyse Cyrus, Leslie Donna Flesner, Jenifer Foote, Jessica Lee Goldyn, Blake Hammond, Stephen Hanna, Michael Hartung, Robert Hartwell, Amanda LaMotte, Analisa Leaming, Jess LeProtto, Ian Liberto, Kevin Ligon, Michael McCormick, Nathan Madden, Linda Mugleston, Hayley Podschun, Jessica Sheridan, Michaeljon Slinger, Christian Dante White, Branch Woodman, Ryan Worsing, and Richard Riaz Yoder.
The creative team includes Santo Loquasto (scenic and costume design), Natasha Katz (lighting design), Scott Lehrer (sound design), Andy Einhorn (music direction), Larry Hochman (orchestrations), Don Pippin (vocal arrangements), and Glen Kelly (dance arrangements).