The world premiere of Superhero, a new musical by Tom Kitt and John Logan, has found its complete cast for its upcoming production at Second Stage Theater Off-Broadway. As previously announced, the production, directed by Jason Moore, will begin performances January 31, 2019, in 2ST's Tony Kiser Theater.
Joining previously announced Tony nominees Kate Baldwin and Bryce Pinkham, as well as newcomer Kyle McArthur, will be Julia Abueva (KPOP) as Rachel, newcomer Jake Levy as Dwayne, Salena Qureshi (Madam Secretary) as Vee, Thom Sesma, recently seen Off-Broadway in the critically acclaimed immersive Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, as Vic, and Nathaniel Stampley (The Color Puprle) as Dean Fulton.
Baldwin will play Charlotte; Pinkham will play Jim; and McArthur will play Simon.
Superhero unites Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Kitt (Next to Normal, SpongeBob SquarePants) and Tony-winning writer Logan (Red), who together tell a new story about a fractured family, a mysterious stranger in apartment 4-B, and an unexpected hero.
The world premiere is set to officially open February 28.