Meet the New Dewey Finns of Broadway’s School of Rock

Photos   Meet the New Dewey Finns of Broadway’s School of Rock
 
Justin Collette will play the role five performances a week; Conner John Gillooly will be the alternate Dewey.
Conner John Gillooly and Justin Collette
Conner John Gillooly and Justin Collette Joseph Marzullo/WENN

School of Rock on Broadway announced the latest actors who are stepping into the role of wannabe rocker Dewey Finn with a special photo op at the Winter Garden Theatre September 13. Justin Collette and Conner John Gillooly will join the cast of the Andrew Lloyd Webber show beginning September 25.

Flip through the photos of the new Deweys below:

Collette is originally from Canada, where he is a multi-instrumentalist and a writer, improviser, and comedian. He is the co-founder of the award-winning sketch comedy troupe Get Some! He also voices the role of Cupcake in the new Netflix animated series Cupcake and Dino: General Services. School of Rock marks his Broadway debut.

Gillooly is a recent graduate of Point Park University. He made his Broadway debut in the ensemble of School of Rock.

Eric Petersen will play his final performance September 24 before beginning rehearsals for the new Broadway-bound musical Escape to Margaritaville.

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