Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller will pack her beach bag and head for the Cape Cod resort community of Provincetown September 3 to perform a solo concert, accompanied by Seth Rudetsky. She replaces the originally-announced Laura Benanti on that date.
Mueller won the Tony as Best Leading Actress in a Musical s for her performance in Beautiful. She also toplined the 2012 revival of On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, the recent Waitress, and the forthcoming Carousel revival.
She's one of a flock of Broadway stars winging their way to Provincetown in the coming weeks. Provincetown’s Art House and Town Hall will play host to concerts by Tony Award winners Faith Prince, and Sutton Foster, plus Megan Hilty, Melissa Errico, Ana Gasteyer, Christine Pedi, Beth Malone, and others.
Many will appear as part of the seventh season of the Massachusetts resort town’s “Broadway @ The Art House” series organized by Artistic Director Mark Cortale and Playbill columnist Seth Rudetsky. Several will appear as separate concert attractions.
Here are Broadway-related highlights of the season. Rudetsky serves as host and pianist except where otherwise noted:
July 28–29: Melissa Errico: Star of Finian’s Rainbow, Dracula, and High Society, and a Tony nominee for Amour.
July 30; Christine Pedi: Featured player in Forbidden Broadway, Newsical, plus Broadway’s Chicago, and daily host of SiriusXM Radio’s On Broadway channel.
August 6: Megan Hilty: Tony nominee for Noises Off and star of TV’s Smash.
August 20–21: Beth Malone: Broadway star of Ring of Fire and Tony nominee for Fun Home, makes her Art House debut.
August 25–26: Faith Prince: Tony Award winner for Guys and Dolls, and co-star of A Man of No Importance and Disaster!
September 3: Jessie Mueller: Tony winner for Beautiful and star of Broadway's recent Waitress.
September 9: Ana Gasteyer: Star of Saturday Night Live and Broadway’s Wicked.
Playlists and other details of their performances are expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
Also appearing this summer: Varla Jean Merman in Bad Heroine, Ryan Landry, Jinkx Monsoon, Randy Roberts, Bob the Drag Queen, The Atomic Bombshells, Marilyn Maye, Marisol Montalvo in Mad Scene, Ben Rimalower in Patti Issues, the team of Unitard in Tard Core!, and many other attractions.
Click here to see the entire season lineup.
Subscriptions and individual tickets can be ordered at Ptownarthouse.com or by calling (800) 838-3006. The Art House is located at 214 Commercial Street; Town Hall is located nearby at 260 Commercial Street, both in Provincetown, Massachusetts.
Errico, Gasteyer, Pedi, Hilty, Prince, and Rudetsky have all been special guest performers on Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Cabins are available for Broadway on the Rhine River cruise August 13-20, 2017, featuring Rudetsky, Prince, Andréa Burns, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d’Amboise, and Santino Fontana. Playbill Travel is also booking Broadway on the Danube River with Michael Feinstein for November 3-13, 2017, also featuring Carmen Cusack, Julia Murney, Christopher Fitzgerald, Marc Kudisch, Christopher Sieber ,Brandon Uranowitz, and Rudetsky, as well as other exciting talent to be announced. Tickets are also now on sale for Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas July 2018 cruise to Iceland, accompanied by Judy Kuhn, Christine Ebersole, Rob McClure, Jarrod Spector, and Sierra Boggess. Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.