Broadway Actors Assembled for Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical Dallas Premiere

News   Broadway Actors Assembled for Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical Dallas Premiere Casting has been announced for the Dallas Theater Center's upcoming world premiere of Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical, which will begin previews Sept. 2 prior to an official opening Sept. 18. Performances will continue through Oct. 11.

Justin Guarini
Justin Guarini

The cast will be led by Justin Guarini, Rose Hemingway, Ken Clark and Ryah Nixon with Makenzie Bell, P. J. Benjamin, Kevin Cahoon, John Campione, Travis Coombs, Leslie Flesner, Julie Johnson, Kate McMillan, Harris Milgram Rob Morrison and Adam Perry.

The new musical comedy features music and lyrics by award-winning songwriters Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally and a book by Robert Horn.

Gary Griffin will direct with choreography by Denis Jones.

Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical, according to press notes, "distills the spirit of an iconic television series and bottles it into an original musical comedy! Set in present day Kornfield Kounty, this highly anticipated show introduces a new generation of irresistible characters as it tells the story of Misty Mae, the ultimate hometown girl who heads out to follow her dreams in the big city… of Tampa. When she returns home to introduce her slick city-boy beau to her friends and family, everything goes haywire!"

The production will also have set design by Tony winner John Lee Beatty, costume design by Mara Blumenfeld, lighting design by Philip Rosenberg, sound design by Tony Award winner John Shivers and casting by Tara Rubin with musical supervision, arrangements and orchestrations by Tony and Grammy Award winner Stephen Oremus.

Tickets go on sale June 22. Ticket prices start at $18 and are available online at DallasTheaterCenter.org or by phone at (214) 880-0202.

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