George Street Playhouse announced today that Joy the Musical will star Erika Henningsen (Broadway: Mean Girls) and is directed by Casey Hushion (Broadway: Aladdin, The Prom), with choreography by Emmy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Joshua Bergasse. The new musical features a score by Tony Award nominee AnnMarie Milazzo , musical supervision by Andy Einhorn and a book by Tony Award winner Ken Davenport, who obtained the rights to the life of best-selling author, inventor, and self-made millionaire Joy Mangano.
The George Street Playhouse World Premiere production is presented in association with Sandi Moran and Ken Davenport. Full cast to be announced – Press Opening is on December 16th. For more information on Joy visit: www.JoyTheMusical.com.