Co-directed by Van Zandt and Gary Shaffer, the cast features the authors as well as Jeff Babey, Barbara Bonilla, Ed Carlo, Michael Chartier, Tom Frascatore, Glenn Jones, Michael Kroll, Lynn Kroll, Art Neil, Jackie Neill, Kathy Reed, Geoff Shields, Robert Thompson, Susan Travers, Charles S. Wagner IV and Sally Winter.
High School Reunion: The Musical features book and lyrics by Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore, and music by Van Zandt, Milmore and Nick DeGregorio. The musical is described as such: "Fast and funny times are in session again when the Lincroft High School Class of '79 converges for a riotous 30th Reunion. A hysterical trip down memory lane finds the classmates righting old wrongs, rekindling old flames and settling old scores."
Michele Mossay-Cuevas is choreographer. Conductor Colin Freeman leads a six-piece orchestra. The design team comprises set designer Matt Walker, lighting and sound designer Chris Woolley and costume designer Kitty Cleary.
Performance dates are May 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30 at 8 PM and May 24 and 30 at 3 PM. A special 8 PM performance on May 28 will be followed by a Q&A session with the authors and cast.
Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore are the authors of 22 plays that are produced worldwide through Samuel French, Inc. For tickets, priced $25-$28, call the Brookdale Performing Arts Center Box Office at (732) 224-2411.