By Playbill Staff
13 Mar 2014
|Photo by Matthew Murphy|
Andy Karl (Legally Blonde, The Mystery of Edwin Drood) stars as boxer Rocky Balboa in the musical that has a score by Ragtime Tony Award winners Ahrens (lyrics) and Flaherty (music), Rocky has a book by Tony Award winner Thomas Meehan (Annie, Hairspray). Tony Award nominee Alex Timbers (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Peter and the Starcatcher, Here Lies Love) directs.
"Rocky" creator/star Stallone produces the stage production along with Stage Entertainment.
The cast also features Margo Seibert (Tamar of the River) as Adrian, Terence Archie (The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity) as heavyweight champ Apollo Creed, Dakin Matthews (A Man for All Seasons) as Rocky's trainer, Mickey, and Danny Mastrogiorgio (Lucky Guy, Golden Boy) as Adrian's brother, Paulie.
Here's a look at the show: