Carmello, currently starring in Elegies: A Song Cycle, garnered a Tony Award nomination for her turn in Parade. Her numerous Broadway credits include Kiss Me, Kate, The Scarlet Pimpernel, 1776, Falsettos and City of Angels. She has also appeared Off-Broadway in A Class Act, The Vagina Monologues and john & jen.
Other recent cast changes include the return of Tony Award-nominated original stars Jennifer Laura Thompson and Spencer Kayden. Hunter Foster, who created the role of Bobby Strong, left the production March 20 to begin rehearsals for Little Shop of Horrors. Foster will assume the role of Seymour in the Broadway-bound musical.
Urinetown features a book by Greg Kotis, music by Mark Hollmann and lyrics by both. The production is directed by John Rando. Kotis, Hollmann and Rando took home 2002 Tonys for their work. Musical staging is by John Carrafa.
The Urinetown cast also includes, John Cullum as Caldwell B. Cladwell and Jeff McCarthy as Officer Lockstock, with David Beach, Jennifer Cody, Rachel Coloff, Rick Crom, John Deyle, Joanna Glushak, Victor W. Hawks, Ken Jennings, Stacie Morgain Lewis, Daniel Marcus, James Moye, Charlie Pollock, Don Richard, Lawrence E. Street and Kay Walbye.
For tickets to Urinetown the Henry Miller Theatre, 124 West 43 Street, call (212) 239-6200 or click here.