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Will Chase, Laura Osnes, Tom Wopat Set for Encores! Pipe Dream logo
Tom Wopat
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Will Chase and Tom Wopat will join the previously reported Laura Osnes in the New York City Center Encores! production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's 1955 musical Pipe Dream, to run March 28-April 1.

The show will be directed by Marc Bruni with music direction by Rob Berman and choreography by Kelli Barclay. The cast will also include James Clow, James Moye, Steve Routman and Stephen Wallem, with additional casting to be announced.

Based on John Steinbeck's novel Sweet Thursday, the centers on the romance between Doc (Chase), a marine biologist, and Suzy (Osnes), a young woman who hitchhikes into town looking for a better life. Doc's friends include Mac (Wopat), Hazel (Wallem), and Fauna, the owner of the local brothel.

The score includes such selections as "All at Once You Love Her," "The Next Time It Happens" and "Everybody's Got a Home But Me."


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