The long-awaited staging of the musical is set to begin previews March 26 at Roundabout's new musical home Studio 54 and open April 22, 2004. This production will mark the musical's Broadway premiere.
Tickets are available by calling Ticket Services at (212) 719-1300 or online at www.roundabouttheatre.org. The box office at Studio 54 (254 West 54th Street) will open on March 8. Ticket prices range from $36.25 to $91.25.
As previously reported by Playbill On-Line, Neil Patrick Harris (as Balladeer/Lee Harvey Oswald) will lead a cast that includes James Barbour (as Leon Czolgosz), Mario Cantone (as Samuel Byck), Michael Cerveris (as John Wilkes Booth), Alexander Gemignani (as John Hinkley), Marc Kudisch (as Proprietor), Jeffrey Kuhn (as Giuseppe Zangara), Becky Ann Baker (as Sara Jane Moore), Mary Catherine Garrison (as Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme) and Denis O'Hare (as Charles Guiteau).
James Clow, Kendra Kassebaum, Ken Krugman, Anne Nathan, Brandon Wardell and Sally Wilfert will also play in the ensemble of the Roundabout presentation.
Jonathan Butterell (Nine) — who will provide musical staging — joins director Joe Mantello (Wicked, Take Me Out ) and musical director Paul Gemignani (Into The Woods, Kiss Me, Kate). The design team for Assassins includes Robert Brill (sets), Susan Hilferty (costumes), Peggy Eisenhauer and Jules Fisher (lights) and Dan Moses Schrier (sound).