Aaron Tveit Set for Talkbacks at Broadway's Catch Me If You Can
The musical centers on a world-class con artist who is pursued by a straight-arrow FBI agent. It features a book by Terrence McNally, music by Shaiman, and lyrics by Shaiman and Scott Wittman, and is based on the book and hit 2002 DreamWorks film of the same name.
Tveit, who stars as Frank Abagnale, Jr., recently received 2011 Drama League, Outer Critics Circle and Fred Astaire Award nominations for his performance in the show. He also received the 2009 Actors Equity Association Clarence Derwent Award for Most Promising Actor, a Helen Hayes Award, and a Lucille Lortel nomination for his work originating the role of the son, Gabe, in the Pulitzer prize winning Broadway musical Next To Normal. Additional Broadway credits include playing Fiyero in Wicked and Link Larkin in Hairspray. He is also known for his recurring role of Trip Van der Bilt for two seasons on the CW series, Gossip Girl.