Complete Casting Announced for The Broadway Musicals of 1997
Christiane Noll will direct the concert, with musical direction by Ross Patterson and choreography by Jeffry Denman, who also performs.The event is part of the Broadway by the Year series, created, written, and hosted by TheaterMania contributor Scott Siegel.
As previously reported, the concert will bring Noll back together with Robert Cuccioli and Linda Eder, who all starred together in the 1997 show Jekyll and Hyde; reunite Chuck Cooper and Lillias White who won Tony Awards for their turns in the 1997 show, The Life; and feature Christine Andreas, who performed in the 1997 Broadway production of The Scarlet Pimpernel, and Karen Ziemba, who received a Tony nomination for her work in 1997 musical Steel Pier.
Newly announced cast members include Christina Bianco, David Burnham, Erin Denman, Drew Humphrey, Tyler Maynard, and Jennifer Rias.
In addition to the shows named above, the concert will also spotlight songs from The Lion King, Titanic, Play On!, Side Show, Triumph of Love, and Dream.