PHOTO CALL: Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, With Benjamin Walker, on Broadway

News   PHOTO CALL: Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, With Benjamin Walker, on Broadway
 
The new emo rock musical Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, which turns politics and American history on its head, began Broadway previews Sept. 20 at the Bernard Jacobs Theatre.

Producers describe Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson as "an audacious mix of historical fact and invention, [that] uses the story of America's controversial seventh president — the man who invented the Democratic Party, doubled the size of our nation and signed the Indian Removal Acts that started the Trail of Tears — to investigate the attraction and terrors of American populism, using a raucous blend of outrageous comedy, anarchic theatricality and infectious emo rock."

Here's a look at the production:


 

The cast features Benjamin Walker in the title role, Maria Elena Ramirez as Rachel, Jeff Hiller as John Adams, Lucas Near-Verbrugghe as Van Buren, Ben Steinfeld as Monroe, Greg Hildreth as Red Eagle, Darren Goldstein as Calhoun, Bryce Pinkham as Clay, Kate Cullen Roberts as Elizabeth, Kristine Nielson as the Storyteller, Cameron Ocasio as Lyncoya, Nadia Quinn, Emily Young as the Female Soloist and James Barry as the Male Soloist.

For more information, please visit BloodyBloodyAndrewJackson.com

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