German Cast Recording of Next to Normal Will Be Released in May

The original German cast recording of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Next to Normal will be released next month.

The CD will be available in stores, for download on iTunes and via beginning May 30.

The cast features Pia Douwes as Diana, Thomas Borchert as Dan, Dirk Johnston as Gabe, Sabrina Weckerlin as Natalie, Dominik Hees as Henry and Ramin Dustdar as Dr. Fine/Dr. Madden.

Next to Normal has music by Tom Kitt and book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey; the German version is by Titus Hoffmann.

The German production also has musical direction by Christoph Wohlleben, musical staging by Melissa King, set and costume design by Stephan Prattes and sound design by Daniel Selinger.