New Musical Born Blue, Directed by Anthony Rapp, Will Play Cutting Room; Casting Announced

News   New Musical Born Blue, Directed by Anthony Rapp, Will Play Cutting Room; Casting Announced
 
Born Blue, which features book, music and lyrics by Caren Tackett, will play three performances at Manhattan's Cutting Room next month.

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Show times at the intimate venue, located at 44 East 32nd Street, are scheduled for July 27-28 at 10 PM and July 29 at 9 PM.

Born Blue is described as "an existential rock and soul musical set in a post apocalyptic world."

The cast will feature Jamilah Adderly, Emily Afton, Tiffany Barbour, Ben Benowitz, Toby Blackwell, Brittany Campbell, Justin Catalino, Lauren Elder, Nkrumah Gatling, Sam Given, Nate Gray, Adam Halpin, Justin Johnston, Katie Kiyan, Elise Levin, Billy Lewis, Evan Maltby, Michael Quadrino, Aleque Reid, creator Tackett, Lauren Tripolitis, Aurianna Tuttle, Brandon Uranowitz and Richard Waits.

The creative team also includes choreographer Miri Park, vocal arranger Michael McElroy, musical director Jared Stein, company manager William Aaron Hicks, artistic director Corey Michael Smithson, hair and makeup designer Kurt Algar, sound designer Alex Ritter, stage manager Justyn Wade and assistant stage manager Dani Letsche.

Caren Tackett and Tiffany Schleigh produce.

Tickets will go on sale July 4 at bornbluethemusical.com; 20 percent of ticket sales go to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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