Tony Award winner Nikki M. James (The Book of Mormon), Greg Hildreth (Frozen), and Jeff Hiller (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson) will join the April 15 presentation of Shiz at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre.
The 10:30 PM performance takes Broadway characters and plops them into the middle of musical comedy sketches. Shiz is conceived by Matt Gehring and Shaina Taub (Old Hats, The Great Comet). Myrna Conn is music director.
The cast features Gehring, Taub, Max Ash, Alex Song, Joél Perez (Kiss My Aztec, Fun Home), Heath Saunders (The Great Comet), Preston Martin, Natalie Walker, Larkin Bogan (Wicked), Liana Hunt (Newsies), Kuhoo Verma (The Big Sick), Kim Blanck (Twelfth Night), Nicole Weiss (The Imbible), and Fernando Contreras.
Tickets, priced $9, are available here. UCBT-NY is located at 555 W. 42nd St.