Previews for the New York premiere of Kid Victory, a new musical by John Kander and Gregory Pierce, began February 1 at Off-Broadway’s Vineyard Theatre.
Tony Award winner Karen Ziemba, a veteran of Kander’s musicals, stars in the role of Eileen. The cast also includes Ann Arvia (Mary Poppins), Joel Blum (Steel Pier), Brandon Flynn (Thirteen Reasons Why), Daniel Jenkins (Big River), Dee Roscioli (Wicked) and Blake Zolfo (The Lightning Thief), as well as Laura Darrell (Frozen Live), and Jeffry Denman (White Christmas), who performed in the Signature staging.
Kid Victory features a story by Kander and Pierce, music by Kander, and book and lyrics by Pierce. The story follows 17-year-old Luke, who returns to his small Kansas town following a one-year absence. Liesl Tommy returns to direct.
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