The ghost with the most: now onstage, and soon, in your ears. The new musical Beetlejuice has digitally released its Original Broadway Cast Recording; a physical release from Ghostlight Records and Warner Bros. Records will follow later this summer.
The musical, based on the Tim Burton dark comedy, is currently up for eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Actor in a Musical for Brightman, Best Score for Eddie Perfect, and Best Book for Scott Brown and Anthony King.
The principal cast also includes Tony nominees Rob McClure and Kerry Butler as Adam and Barbara, Adam Dannheisser and Leslie Kritzer as Charles and Delia, Danny Rutigliano as Maxie Dean, Jill Abramovitz as Maxine Dean and Juno, and Kelvin Moon Loh as Otho.
Rounding out the company at the Winter Garden Theatre are Tessa Alves, Gilbert L. Bailey II, Will Blum, Johnny Brantley III, Ryan Breslin, Natalie Charle Ellis, Brooke Engen, Abe Goldfarb, Eric Anthony Johnson, Elliott Mattox, Mateo Melendez, Sean Montgomery, Ramone Owens, Presley Ryan, and Kim Sava.
Alex Timbers directs the staging, which features choreography by Connor Gallagher, sets by David Korins, costumes by William Ivey Long, lighting design by Kenneth Posner, and sound design by Peter Hylenski. Kris Kukul serves as orchestrator and musical director.