Jake Gyllenhaal, Annaleigh Ashford, and More Celebrate Sunday in the Park With George
Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical opened on Broadway last night.
The new Broadway revival of Sunday in the Park With George, christening the Hudson Theatre, celebrated its opening night on February 23. With Oscar nominee Jake Gyllenhaal as Georges Seurat and Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford as Dot, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical will run through April 23 under the direction of Sarna Lapine.
In addition to Gyllenhaal and Ashford, the cast features Tony nominee Brooks Ashmanskas (Mr., Charles), Jenni Barber (Celeste #2, Elaine), Tony nominee Phillip Boykin (Boatman, Lee), Mattea Marie Conforti (Louise), Erin Davie (Yvonne, Naomi), Claybourne Elder (Soldier, Alex), Tony nominee Penny Fuller (Old Lady, Blair), Jordan Gelber (Louis, Billy), Tony winner Robert Sean Leonard (Jules, Bob), Liz McCartney (Mrs., Harriet), Tony winner Ruthie Ann Miles (Frieda, Betty), Ashley Park (Celeste #1, Waitress), Jennifer Sanchez (Nurse), David Turner (Franz, Dennis), Max Chernin, MaryAnn Hu, Laura Irion, Tony 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, makeup 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.