Following Injury, Christine Pedi Will Return to Off-Broadway's Newsical May 6

News   Following Injury, Christine Pedi Will Return to Off-Broadway's Newsical May 6 Following a three-month absence due to a broken ankle, Drama Desk nominee Christine Pedi will return to the cast of Rick Crom's Newsical the Musical: Full Spin Ahead May 6 at The Kirk at Theatre Row.

Christine Pedi
Christine Pedi Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN

Two-time Drama Desk nominee Leslie Kritzer temporarily filled in for Pedi.

Mark Waldrop directs an ensemble that also includes Christina Bianco (Drama Desk nominee, Forbidden Broadway), Michael West (Forbidden Broadway, When Pigs Fly), John Walton West (Drowsy Chaperone national tour, The Producers national tour), Amy Griffin (How the Grinch Stole Christmas) and Tommy Walker (Evil Dead).

The production is described as "a hilarious 90-minute revue of all the most talked about topics of the year, including Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, Oprah’s Final Season, Lady Gaga, Bristol Palin and many more surprises!"

Rounding out the creative team are Ed Goldschneider (music director), Jason Courson (set designer), Josh Starr (lighting designer), David Kaley (costume designer) and Scott Delacruz (stage manager). 

Newsical: Full Spin Ahead is produced by Tom D'Angora and Elyse Pasquale.

Theatre Row is located at 410 West 42nd Street.  Tickets are $70 and can be purchased through Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 279-4200 or (800) 432-7250.

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