PHOTO CALL: Follies at Encores!

News   PHOTO CALL: Follies at Encores! Victoria Clark, Donna Murphy, Victor Garber and Michael McGrath head the cast of the City Center Encores! production of Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman's Follies, which features direction and choreography by Casey Nicholaw.

The classic musical — set in 1971 at a party on the stage of the deteriorating Weismann Theatre — kicks off the Encores! season. Clark portrays Sally Durant Plummer with Murphy as Phyllis Stone, Garber as Benjamin Stone and McGrath as Buddy Plummer.

Here's a look at the musical playing at the NY City Center through Feb. 12.

 

 
Donna Murphy as Phyllis sings "The Ballad of Lucie and Jessie."
 
  Emily Fletcher, Michael McGrath and Kristen Beth William perfom "Buddy's Blues" from Follies.
Katie Klaus and Colin Donnell (background), Victoria Clark and Victor Garber in the Encores! production of Follies.
JoAnne Worley as Stella (center) and the female company sing "Who's That Woman?".

photos by Joan Marcus