Jake Gyllenhaal Finishes the Hat in New Sunday In the Park With George Music Video
Gyllenhaal returns to Broadway in the Sondheim-Lapine classic.
Jake Gyllenhaal is channeling his inner Georges Seurat in a new music video celebrating his upcoming run in Sunday in the Park With George. Directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga, the video, originally posted to Gyllenhaal's Facebook, takes us behind the scenes at the Hudson Theatre as he sings the Sondheim-Lapine classic "Finishing the Hat."
With Oscar nominee Gyllenhaal as Georges Seurat and Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford as Dot, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical will reopen the historic Hudson Theatre. The production will have a 10-week run, beginning February 11. Opening night is set for February 23, with the run scheduled to conclude April 23. Sarna Lapine directs.
The cast will also feature Tony Award nominee Brooks Ashmanskas (Mr./Charles), Jenni Barber (Celeste #2/Elaine), Tony Award nominee Phillip Boykin (Boatman/Lee), Mattea Marie Conforti (Louise), Erin Davie (Yvonne/Naomi), Claybourne Elder (Soldier/Alex), Tony Award nominee Penny Fuller (Old Lady/Blair), Jordan Gelber (Louis/Billy), Tony Award winner Robert Sean Leonard (Jules/Bob), Liz McCartney (Mrs./Harriet), Tony Award winner Ruthie Ann Miles (Frieda/Betty), Ashley Park (Celeste #1/Waitress), Jennifer Sanchez (Nurse), David Turner (Franz/Dennis), Max Chernin, MaryAnn Hu, Tony Award nominee Michael McElroy, Jaime Rosenstein, Julie Foldesi, and Andrew Kober.
The production features set design by Beowulf Boritt, projection design by Tal Yarden, costume design by Clint Ramos, lighting design by Ken Billington, sound design by TKai Harada, co-projection design by Christopher Ash, hair and wig design by Cookie Jordan, make-up design by Joe Dulude II, music coordination by Seymour Red Press, orchestrations by Michael Starobin, production supervision by Peter Lawrence, musical staging by Ann Yee, and music direction by Chris Fenwick.