Davis Gaines, Damon Kirsche, Lesli Margherita to Star in Musical Theatre West's Man of La Mancha
This musical by Mitch Leigh, Joe Darion and Dale Wasserman takes place during the height of the Spanish Inquisition. While awaiting a hearing, Miguel de Cervantes presents a play as his defense in a mock trial for the prisoners. In it, he plays Alonso Quijana, a man who has set his own reality aside and becomes Don Quixote De La Mancha.
In addition to previously announced stars Davis Gaines, who will play Don Quixote/Cervantes, and Lesli Margherita, who will play Aldonza, the cast includes Justin Robertson, Richard Gould, Damon Kirsche, Jason Webb, Steven Glaudini, Karenssa LeGear, Dynell Leigh, Sam Zeller, Jebbel Arce, Venny Carranza, Jay Donnell, Michael Guarnera, Isaac James, Patrick Robert Kelly, AJ Mendoza, and Ramon Owens.
The production will feature musical direction by Matthew Smedal, with choreography by Carlos Mendoza.