THE SCREENING ROOM: Celebrating If/Then Cast Members Idina Menzel, LaChanze, Anthony Rapp, James Snyder, Jenn Colella, Jason Tam and More

By Playbill Staff
20 Aug 2013

The upcoming Broadway musical If/Then boasts a cast including Tony Award winners Idina Menzel and LaChanze, as well as Tony Award nominee Anthony Rapp, James Snyder, Jenn Colella and more.

The new musical has music by Tom Kitt, with book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey. The writers earned the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize for penning Next to Normal. It will premiere in an out-of-town engagement at Washington, DC's National Theatre Nov. 5-Dec. 8. It officially opens Nov. 24.

If/Then will subsequently begin Broadway previews March 4, 2014, towards a March 27, 2014, at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

In addition to Menzel (Wicked, Rent), LaChanze (The Color Purple, Once on This Island), Rapp (Rent), Snyder (Cry-Baby) and Colella (Chaplin, High Fidelity), the principal cast will feature Jerry Dixon (tick, tick…Boom!, Once on This Island), Jason Tam (A Chorus Line, Lysistrata Jones) and Tamika Lawrence (Matilda). is celebrating the cast with a collection of performances from their stage and concert appearances.

Idina Menzel sings "Unexpected Song."