Manderley, Again! Highlights From Rebecca the Musical
Rebecca, the popular European-launched romantic musical based on the classic novel by Daphne du Maurier — about mysterious doings in an English estate called Manderley — arrives on Broadway Oct. 30. Here's a glimpse of the production featuring the Stuttgart, Germany company. On Broadway, the romantic leads are yet to be announced, but Karen Mason will play cryptic Mrs. Danvers. Read about the Broadway production's creative team and other principal casting here.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.