Weed, who has also been seen on Broadway in Lysistrata Jones, tweeted the casting news March 17.
— Barrett (@BarrettWeed) March 17, 2015
As previously announced, Taylor (Rock of Ages, The Addams Family) will star in Signature's production of John Kander and Fred Ebb's Cabaret, which will be presented May 12-June 28 as part of the company's 25th anniversary season in Arlington, VA.
Matthew Gardiner will direct and choreograph.
Taylor and Weed will be joined in the cast by Rick Foucheux (Herr Schultz), Naomi Jacobson (Fraulein Schneider), Bobby Smith (Ernst), Maria Rizzo (Fraulein Kost), Gregory Wooddell (Cliff), Shayna Blass, Kurt Boehm, Mark Chandler, Jordan DeBona, Jamie Eacker, Colleen Hayes, Rachel Schur, Jessica Thorne and Joseph Tudor.
The creative team includes associate dhoreographer Kelly D'Amboise, musical director Jon Kalbfleisch, scenic designer Misha Kachman, costume designer Frank Labovitz, lighting designer Jason Lyons, sound designer Lane Elms, wig designer Anne Nesmith, dialect coach Leigh Wilson Smiley, production stage manager Kerry Epstein and assistant stage manager Karen Currie.