By Robert Simonson
11 May 2006
|Photo by Joan Marcus|
Jenny Powers, seen as Meg in Little Women, is Diana Devereaux, the jilted and scheming "Miss White House" contest winner who loses out to Mary Turner (known for baking corn muffins), played by Jennifer Laura Thompson (Urinetown). Winner of the contest becomes First Lady.
Also starring is Tony-winner Jefferson Mays (I Am My Own Wife) as the feckless Vice President, Alexander Throttlebottom.
John Rando directs, with music direction by Paul Gemignani.
The cast also includes Jonathan Freeman (Senator Lyons), Erick Devine (Senator Jones), Michael Mulheren (Fulton), Lewis J. Stadlen (Lippman), David Pittu (the French Ambassador), Wayne Duvall (Gilhoohey), Jeffry Denman (Sam Jenkins) as well as David Baum, Mara Davi, Sara Edwards, Eric Michael Gillett, Blythe Gruda, Drew Humphrey, Holly Holcomb, Todd A. Horman, Fred Inkley, Cara Kjellman, Todd Lattimore, Mark Ledbetter, Jay Lusteck, Ian Knauer, Raymond Jaramillo McLeod, Marcus Nance, Nina Negri, Shannon O'Bryan, Greg Stone, Kelly Sullivan, Jacqueline Thompson and Anna White.
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