Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, Cast and Creatives Talk Cinderella Revisal
Stars Laura Osnes
(Cinderella) and Santino Fontana (The Prince) were joined by cast mates including Victoria Clark (The Fairy Godmother) and Harriet Harris (Cinderella's Stepmother) as well as choreographer Josh Rhodes and Ted Chapin, President and Executive director of the Rodgers and Hammerstein Organization, to talk about the upcoming Broadway production of Cinderella. The classic musical was originally written for television, with assurances from the authors that the production would soon be Broadway bound. Some 50 years later, that promise comes to fruition as Cinderella arrives on Broadway with a new book by Douglas Carter Beane
and newly added songs taken from the archives of unused Rodgers and Hammerstein tunes. To see a preview of songs from the show, click here.
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