By Andrew Gans
08 Jul 2010
Performance dates at the Olean, NY, venue are July 29-31 and Aug. 1, 7 and 8; show time each night is 7 PM.
The cast will also feature Stacey Bone as Florinda, Oliver Burns as The Steward, D. B. Busam as Stepmother, Marianne Ferrari as Jack's Mother, Mckenzie Forrest as Snow White, Amy Jackson as The Baker's Wife, Shane Jacobsen as The Baker, Patrick Kuzara as Cinderella's Prince, Kenneth Kyle as The Wolf, Dana Oakes as Mysterious Man, Maurya Scanlon as Cinderella, Hannah Scott as Little Red, Richard Sharrah as Rapunzel's Prince, Abigail Sparrow as Rapunzel and Emily Verla as Lucinda.
With book and direction by James Lapine and a score by Stephen Sondheim, Into the Woods originally opened at Broadway's Martin Beck Theatre on Nov. 5, 1987, playing 765 performances before closing Sept. 3, 1989. The original Broadway company boasted Bernadette Peters, Chip Zien, Robert Westenberg, Joanna Gleason, Tom Aldredge, Barbara Bryne, Kim Crosby, Chuck Wagner and Ben Wright. The musical won Tonys for Best Book, Best Score and Best Actress in a Musical (Gleason). The 2002 revival — starring Vanessa Williams, Laura Benanti, Stephen DeRosa, Gregg Edelman, Kerry O'Malley and Christopher Sieber — played 18 previews and 279 regular performances at the Broadhurst Theatre.
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