by Magda Katz
Jimmy Buffett (composer/lyrics) and the creative team of Escape to Margaritaville including Mike O’Malley (book), Greg Garcia (book), Christopher Ashley(direction), and Kelly Devine (choreography); and the full cast, including Paul Alexander Nolan, Alison Luff, Lisa Howard, Eric Petersen, and more.
They all took a break from “tech” to offer a sneak-peak at the new musical with a performance, creative team panel discussion, photos, and one-on-one interviews with key players.
Escape to Margaritaville is the musical comedy getaway featuring both original songs and your most-loved Jimmy Buffett classics, including “Come Monday,” “Volcano,” “Cheeseburger in Paradise,” and many more. With a book by Emmy® Award winner Greg Garcia (“My Name is Earl,” “Raising Hope”) and Emmy® Award nominee Mike O’malley (“Survivor’s Remorse,” “Shameless”), this rousing and refreshing new production is choreographed by Tony Award® nominee Kelly Devine (Come From Away, Rock of Ages) and directed by the Tony Award® winner Christopher Ashley (Come From Away, Memphis).
Escape to Margaritaville begins preview performances on Friday, February 16, with an official opening night set for Thursday, March 15, 2018 at the Marquis Theatre.
Photos/Video: Magda Katz