Feb 1, 2023 | Broadway News
Complete casting and the full creative team have been announced for the upcoming Broadway production of "New York, New York.
Joining the previously announced Colton Ryan and Anna Uzele are Clyde Alves as Tommy Caggiano, John Clay III as Jesse Webb, Janet Dacal as Sofia Diaz, Tony honoree Ben Davis as Gordon Kendrick, Oliver Prose as Alex Mann, Angel Sigala as Mateo Diaz and Tony Award nominee Emily Skinner as Madame Veltri.
They are joined by ensemble members Wendi Bergamini, Allison Blackwell, Giovanni Bonaventura, Jim Borstelmann, Lauren Carr, Mike Cefalo, Bryan J. Cortés, Kristine Covillo, Gabriella Enriquez, Haley Fish, Ashley Blair Fitzgerald, Richard Gatta, Stephen Hanna, Naomi Kakuk, Akina Kitazawa, Ian Liberto, Kevin Ligon, Leo Moctezuma, Aaron Nicholas Patterson, Dayna Marie Quincy, Julian Ramos, Drew Redington, Benjamin Rivera, Vanessa Sears, Davis Wayne, Jeff Williams and Darius Wright. Casting is by Jim Carnahan and Jason Thinger.
Previews are set to begin at the St. James Theatre on March 24, ahead of an official opening night on April 26.
Tony Award winner Susan Stroman will direct and choreograph. Music and lyrics are by Tony winners John Kander and Fred Ebb. The musical features a book by Tony nominee David Thompson and Sharon Washington. Additional lyrics are by Tony winner Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Also newly announced, “New York, New York” will feature scenic design by Tony winner Beowulf Boritt, costume design by Donna Zakowska, lighting design by Tony winner Ken Billington, sound design by Tony winner Kai Harada, projection design by Christopher Ash and Boritt, hair and wig design by Sabana Majeed, music supervision and arrangements by Sam Davis, orchestrations by Tony winner Daryl Waters and Sam Davis, vocal arrangements by David Loud and music direction by Alvin Hough, Jr. Production stage management will be by Johnny Milani.
“New York, New York” is produced on Broadway by Sonia Friedman and Tom Kirdahy, in association with MGM On Stage and Chartoff-Winkler.