Rachel York, Gary Beach, Judy Kaye and Max Von Essen Will Star in Anything Goes Concert With Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

By Carey Purcell
24 Mar 2014

Rachel York
Rachel York

Cole Porter's award-winning musical Anything Goes will receive a world-premiere symphonic concert presentation with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra in May.

Led by Principal Pops Conductor Jack Everly, the concert will be held May 9-10 as part of the ISO's Printing Partners Pops Series at the Hilbert Circle Theatre.

The cast will feature Rachel York (The Scarlet Pimpernel, Victor/Victoria) as Reno Sweeney, Tony Award nominee Gary Beach (La Cage aux Folles, The Producers) as Moonface Martin, two-time Tony Award winner Judy Kaye (Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Phantom of the Opera) as Evangeline Harcourt and Max von Essen (Evita, Dance of the Vampires) as Billy Crocker.

The cast also includes Janine DiVita as Hope Harcourt, Tari Kelly as Erma, Ted Keegan as Lord Evelyn Oakleigh and Dennis Kelly as Elisha J. Whitney. The ensemble includes Anne Nicole Beck, Ian Cruz, Lori Ecker, Scott Hogsed, Danny Kingston, Katy Merriman, Kristen Noonan, Amy Owens, Joseph Perkins Jr., Melissa Schott, Claire Wilcher and the Indianapolis Men's Chorus.



Anything Goes premiered on Broadway in 1934 and was revived in 1987 and 2011. The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra's symphonic premiere of the show will feature new orchestrations for all of the songs, including "I Get A Kick Out of You," "You're the Top," "It's De-Lovely" and "Anything Goes."

Tickets and more information are available by calling (317) 639-4300 or visiting IndianapolisSymphony.org.