Peter Pan Goes Wrong-Barrymore Theatre; Celebration of Life Ann Reinking; Migguel Angegelo-Mass MoCa; Hypokrit Live Arts-Monsoon Wedding the Musical; Life of Pi Begins March 9
Complete casting announced for the Broadway premiere of Peter Pan Goes Wrong, the international comedy sensation from Mischief. The cast of Peter Pan Goes Wrong will feature Bartley Booz as Dennis (March 17 – April 9), Matthew Cavendish as Max, Bianca Horn as Jill, Harry Kershaw as Francis, Chris Leask as Trevor, Henry Lewis as Robert, Ellie Morris as Lucy, Charlie Russell as Sandra, Jonathan Sayer as Dennis (starting April 11), Henry Shields as Chris, Greg Tannahill as Jonathan and Nancy Zamit as Annie. The company is completed by Ryan Vincent Anderson, Stephen James Anthony, Fred Gray, and Brenann Stacker. Peter Pan Goes Wrong will begin performances on Friday, March 17th and open on Wednesday, April 19th at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street) on Broadway for a limited 16 ½ week engagement. www.PanGoesWrongBway.com
Preview performances of Lolita Chakrabarti’s dazzling stage adaption of Yann Martel’s best-selling novel LIFE OF PI begin Thursday, March 9, at Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street). See B-roll of LIFE OF PI here. You can enter the LIFE OF PI digital lottery the day before the performance at rush.telecharge.com. The digital lottery opens at 12am (ET) at rush.telecharge.com one day before the performance with winners announced that same morning at 10am (ET), with a second announcement of additional winners that afternoon at 3pm (ET). Winners may buy up to two tickets at $45 each (inclusive of $5 service fee), subject to availability.
A celebration of the life of famed choreographer and performer Ann Reinking will take place March 20th at 1:30PM ET at Broadway’s Ambassador Theatre. This is open to the public. Ann passed away on December 12, 2020. Organized by Bebe Neuwirth, Caitlin Carter and Ann’s husband Peter Talbert, the memorial is open to the public. Participants scheduled to pay tribute include James Naughton, Dylis Croman, Rob Fisher, Bebe Neuwirth and Ben Vereen.
Migguel Anggelo is a Venezuelan-American singer-songwriter, multidisciplinary performing artist and countertenor, dancer, actor and painter. His work explores the intersections of his queer, Latino and immigrant identities using music, physical theater, dance, text and costume. As a theater creator, he has been awarded residencies to develop new works at MASS MoCA, the Kimmel Center, the Miami Light Project and beyond. Tickets and further information here.
Hypokrit Live Arts will present Monsoon Wedding the Musical at St. Ann’s Warehouse beginning May 6. www.StAnnsWarehouse.org
Featured Image: Ann Reinking