By Andrew Gans
18 Feb 2014
|Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN|
The acclaimed actor told the Hollywood Reporter that It Shoulda Been You, which he directed at the George Street Playhouse in October 2011, will arrive on Broadway in the upcoming season or early in 2015.
The George Street cast featured Lisa Howard as Jenny Steinberg, Tom Deckman as Walt/Uncle Morty, Mylinda Hull as Mildred/Aunt Sheila, Tony winner Tyne Daly as Judy Steinberg, Richard Kline as Murray Steinberg, Jessica Hershberg as Rebecca Steinberg, Matthew Hydzik as Brian Howard, Curtis Holbrook as Greg Madison, Carla Duren as Annie Sheps, Edward Hibbert as Albert, Tony winner Harriet Harris as Georgette Howard, Howard McGillin as George Howard and David Josefsberg as Marty Kaufman.
The new musical, based on a concept by Barbara Anselmi, has book and lyrics by Brian Hargrove, with music by Anselmi and additional lyrics by Jill Abramovitz, Carla Rose Fisher, Michael Cooper, Ernie Lijoi and Will Randall.
The creative team at George Street also included choreographer Noah Racey, music director Greg Anthony, three-time Tony Award-winning orchestrator Douglas Besterman, scenic designer Anna Louizos, five-time Tony Award-winning costume designer William Ivey Long, lighting designer Ken Billington, wig and hair designer Paul Huntley, production stage manager Thomas Clewell, and sound designer Acme Sound Partners.