Cabaret Will Be the First Broadway Production Featured on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Emcee Alan Cumming and the Kit Kat band will perform "Willkommen" on an upcoming episode.
NBC has announced that Roundabout's new revival of Cabaret has been chosen as the first Broadway show to perform on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, which Fallon took over on February 17. On the upcoming April 10 episode, Emcee Alan Cumming and the rest of the show's Kit Kat band will perform the classic musical-theater number "Willkommen".
Featuring a book by Joe Masteroff and a score by John Kander and Fred Ebb, Cabaret is based on the stories of Christopher Isherwood and John Van Druten's drama I Am a Camera. The revival began previews at Studio 54 on March 21, with an opening set for April 24.
In addition to Cumming, the cast features Academy Award nominee Michelle Williams as Sally Bowles, and Tony nominees Linda Emond as Fraulein Schneider and Danny Burstein as Herr Shultz, Bill Heck as Clifford Bradshaw, and Gayle Rankin as Fraulein Kost. The ensemble of Kit Kat Klub boys and girls includes Will Carlyon, Kaleigh Cronin, Caleb Damschroder, Benjamin Eakeley, Andrea Goss, Leeds Hill, Kristin Olness, Kelly Paredes, Jessica Pariseau, Dylan Paul, Jane Pfitsch, Evan Siegel, and Stacey Sipowicz.
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