The Encores! Off-Center series kicks off July 12 with a concert revival of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s Assassins. Anne Kauffman directs an all-star cast that includes Steven Pasquale as John Wilkes Booth, Tony winner Victoria Clark as Sara Jane Moore, and School of Rock Tony nominee Alex Brightman as Giuseppe Zangara.
The limited engagement runs through July 15 only at New York City Center.
Watch highlights from the production below:
Rounding out the cast are Clifton Duncan as the Balladeer, Tony nominee Steven Boyer as John Hinkley Jr., Tony nominee John Ellison Conlee as Charles Guiteau, Tony winner Shuler Hensley as Leon Czolgosz, Ethan Lipton as the Proprietor, Erin Markey as Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme, Cory Michael Smith as Lee Harvey Oswald, and Danny Wolohan as Samuel Byck.
Damian Baldet, Eddie Cooper, Andrew Durand, Eryn LeCroy, Hudson Loverro, and Pearl Sun are also in the company.
The Encores! Off-Center summer series will also feature revivals of Kirsten Childs’ The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, directed by Robert O’Hara (July 26 and 27); and Maurice Sendak and Carole King’s Really Rosie, directed by Leigh Silverman (August 2–5).
For more information, or to purchase tickets to any of the shows, visit NYCityCenter.org, or call (212) 581-1212.