PHOTO CALL: 5,6,7,8! Cast Rehearses for A Chorus Line National Tour

News   PHOTO CALL: 5,6,7,8! Cast Rehearses for A Chorus Line National Tour The cast of the new national touring company of A Chorus Line is currently in rehearsals for the forthcoming road show.

The tour of the current Broadway revival will launch from the Denver Center for the Performing Arts and feature Nikki Snelson (Legally Blonde) as Cassie and Michael Gruber as Zach.

Bob Avian directed and co-choreographed the new Broadway staging with Michael Bennett's original Tony-winning choreography re-staged by Baayork Lee. The musical — conceived, directed and choreographed by the late Bennett — features music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and a book by James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante.

Here's a first peek at the national tour:
 

Nikki Snelson and Michael Gruber

 
Michael Gruber (center) and the cast

 
 
Nikki Snelson   Michael Gruber

 
The Chorus Line cast

 
The Chorus Line cast

All photos by Paul Kolnik.