Don't Speak! Watch This Footage of the New Bullets Over Broadway Tour Instead
Woody Allen's Broadway musical Bullets Over Broadway has hit the road. The show is currently embarking on a 25-city national tour, and the first video footage has been released. Check it out below:
The company includes Michael Williams as David Shayne, Emma Stratton as Helen Sinclair, Jeff Brooks as Cheech, Bradley Allan Zarr as Warner Purcell, Michael Corvino as Nick Valenti, Hannah Rose DeFlumeri as Ellen, Rick Grossman as Julian Marx, Jemma Jane as Olive Neal, and Rachel Bahler as Eden Brent.
The ensemble includes Blaire Baker, Mary Callahan, Jake Corcoran, Elizabeth Dugas, Carissa Fiorillo, Patrick Graver, Andrew Hendrick, Lainee Hunter, Justin Jutras, Brian Martin, Conor McGiffin, Andrew Metzgar, Corinne Munsch, Kaylee Olson, Joey Ortolani, Kelly Peterson, Lexie Plath, and Ian Saunders.
Based on the 1994 film by Woody Allen and Douglas McGrath, the musical opened at the St. James Theatre on April 10, 2014, where it played 156 performances. The production, which earned six Tony nominations, featured a score of old standards including "Tain’t Nobody’s Biz-ness If I Do," "Let’s Misbehave," "I’m Sitting on Top of the World," and "Runnin’ Wild," with a book by Woody Allen and original direction and choreography by Susan Stroman. Jeff Whiting directs the touring production.
Bullets Over Broadway will go on to play Los Angeles (Hollywood Pantages Theatre), Philadelphia (Academy of Music), Seattle (Paramount Theatre), St. Paul, Minnesota (The Ordway), Memphis, Tennessee (Orpheum Theatre), Peoria, Illinois (Peoria Civic Center), Providence, Rhode Island (Providence Performing Arts Center), West Palm Beach, Florida (Kravis Center), and Dayton, Ohio (Schuster Center), among other cities.