The actress will continue with the production through Dec. 30.
"Cheri Oteri is going to be in my current events musical comedy! I think I can die happy now," said producer Tom D'Angora in an earlier statement. "Cheri Oteri is one of the funniest people in North America. I promise we will make the most of having this super talent in our show!"
The cast of Rick Crom's musical revue currently features Christine Pedi, Michael West, Tommy Walker, Susan Mosher, Emily McNamara and Ryan Knowles.
The production is directed by Mark Waldrop and produced by D'Angora. Rounding out the creative team are Ed Goldschneider (music director), Jason Courson (set designer) and Ryan Obermeier (stage manager).
NEWSical the Musical plays Theatre Row (410 W. 42nd Street). Tickets are $85-$110 and can be purchased through Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200 or (800) 432-7250.
For performance schedule and more information, visit www.NEWSicalthemusical.com.