James Lapine and William Finn's musical will play full-week and multi-week engagements in the 2018–2019 touring season, including San Francisco's Golden Gate Theater (March 19–April 14, 2019) and stops in Dallas, Texas; Charlotte, North Carolina; and St. Paul, Minnesota. As previously announced, the production will also play Center Theatre Group's Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles April 16–May 19.
COMPLETE 2018-19 TOURING ENGAGEMENTS
February 8–9, 2019 in Fayetteville, Arkansas at Walton Arts Center
February 12–17 in Dallas, Texas at AT&T Performing Arts Center
February 19–24 in St. Paul, Minnesota at Ordway Center
March 12–17 in Sacramento, California at Broadway Sacramento
March 19–April 14 in San Francisco, California at SHN Golden Gate Theatre
April 16–May 19 in Los Angeles, California at Center Theater Group LA
May 28–June 9 in Chicago, Illinois at Broadway In Chicago
June 11–23 in Washington, D.C., at The Kennedy Center
June 25–30 in Charlotte, North Carolina at Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts
The tour, produced by Jujamcyn Theaters and NETworks Presentations, is set to announce additional engagements.
The production, directed by Lapine, features choreography by Spencer Liff, sets by David Rockwell, costumes by Jennifer Caprio, lighting by Jeff Croiter, sound by Dan Moses Schreier, and casting by Eric Woodall of Tara Rubin Casting. The musical also features Michael Starobin’s original orchestrations.
The Broadway cast featured two-time Tony Award winner Christian Borle as Marvin, Tony nominees Stephanie J. Block, Andrew Rannells, and Brandon Uranowitz as Trina, Whizzer, and Mendel, Tracie Thoms as Dr. Charlotte, Betsy Wolfe as Cordelia, and Anthony Rosenthal as Jason. Casting has not been announced for the national tour.
Falsettos revolves around the life of a charming, intelligent, neurotic gay man named Marvin, his wife, lover, about-to-be-Bar-Mitzvahed son, their psychiatrist, and the lesbians next door: a Kosher caterer and doctor.