Community Star Danny Pudi and More Cast in New Musical Found
The new musical at Atlantic Theater Company is written by Hunter Bell, Lee Overtree, and Eli Bolin.
The cast includes Christina Anthony (The Second City), Nick Blaemire (Godspell), Andrew Call (Rock of Ages), Daniel Everidge (Falling), Orville Mendoza (Peter and the Starcatcher), Betsy Morgan (Les Misérables), cabaret star Molly Pope, Danny Pudi (Abed on TV's Community), Sandy Rustin (Rated P...for Parenthood), and Barrett Wilbert Weed (Heathers the Musical).
Found is based on the Found books and magazines by Davy Rothbart. Inspired by the discarded notes and letters that have been found in the real world by everyday people, the musical follows Davy, who, along with his two best friends, is lost and broke. When he stumbles upon a revealing note, left on his windshield for someone else, it sparks an idea that finds him and his compatriots on a wild, comedic journey.
Co-book writer Overtree also directs the production, which begins performances September 18, with opening night set for October 14.