Theater News

Broadway's Christopher Sieber, Jason Gotay, and More Join the Muny's Summer Lineup

Steve Rosen, Marc Kudisch, and more are also newly announced.

Christopher Sieber joins The Muny's 2017 season.
Christopher Sieber joins the Muny's 2017 season.
(© David Gordon)

More principal casting has been announced for the Muny's upcoming 2017 season of summer musicals.

Christopher Sieber and Mykal Kilgore will join the cast of Jesus Christ Superstar (June 12-18) in the roles of King Herod and Annas, respectively. They join the previously announced Bryce Ryness (Jesus of Nazareth), Constantine Maroulis (Judas Iscariot), Ciara Renée (Mary Magdalene), and Ben Davis (Pontius Pilate).

The Little Mermaid (June 20-29) cast will feature Jason Gotay (Bring It On) as Prince Eric, James T. Lane as Sebastian, Jeffrey Schecteras Scuttle, Steve Rosen as Chef Louis, Richard B. Watson as Grimsby, Kevin Zak as Flotsam, Will Porter as Jetsam, and Spencer Jones as Flounder in addition to Emma Degerstedt (Ariel), Emily Skinner
(Ursula), and Jerry Dixon (King Triton).

Mark Linn-Baker (Senex), E. Faye Butler (Domina), David Josefsberg (Lycus), Marrick Smith (Hero), Nathaniel Hackmann (Miles Gloriosus), Whit Reichert (Erronius), with the three Protean’s Marcus Choi, Justin Keyes and Tommy Scrivens join the previously announced Jordan Gelber (Pseudolus), John Tartaglia (Hysterium), and Ali Ewoldt (Philia) in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (July 5-11).

The cast of All Shook Up! (July 13-19) will include Tim Rogan (Chad), Felicia Finley (Miss Sandra), Michele Ragusa (Mayor Matilda Hyde), Jerry Vogel (Sheriff Earl), Barrett Riggins (Dennis), Ciara Alyse Harris (Lorraine), and Paul Schwensen (Dean Hyde). They join Caroline Bowman (Natalie Haller), Lara Teeter (Jim Haller), and Liz Mikel (Sylvia).

Stars of The Unsinkable Molly Brown (July 21-27) — Beth Malone (Molly Tobin), Paolo Montalban (Arthur), and Whitney Bashor (Julia) — will welcome Marc Kudisch (J.J. Brown).

Filling out the ensemble for A Chorus Line (July 29-August 4) will be Caley Crawford (Bebe), Rick Faugno (Al), Hannah Florence (Diana), Jolina Javier (Connie), Madison Johnson (Kristine), Sean Jones (Mike), Evan Kinnane (Bobby), Sarah Meahl (Val), Matt Meigs (Larry), Ian Paget (Paul), Justin Prescott (Don), Drew Redington (Mark), Kiira Schmidt (Judy), Bronwyn Tarboton (Maggie), Sharrod Williams (Richie) and Victor Wisehart (Greg), in addition to Bianca Marroquín (Cassie) and Megan Sikora (Sheila).

Newsies (August 7-13), the season closer, will feature Ta’Rea Campbell (Medda Larkin), Daniel Quadrino (Crutchie), Spencer Davis Milford (Davey), and Gabriel Cytron (Les), with Jay Armstrong Johnson (Jack Kelly), Tessa Grady (Katherine Plumber), and Jeff McCarthy (Joseph Pulitzer) already slated.

For tickets and more information about the Muny's upcoming season, click here.

Featured In This Story