Performances will run Feb. 27-March 2 under the direction of Tony Award winner John Rando ( Urinetown, A Christmas Story). Rob Fisher (Encores!, Anything Goes) will conduct the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.
The staging will be broadcast on "Live from Lincoln Center" April 26 at 9 PM ET on PBS.
Hensley ( Young Frankenstein, Oklahoma!) will portray Jigger Craigin, with Tony Award nominee Mueller ( Drood, Into the Woods, On a Clear Day) as Carrie Pipperidge, Danieley ( Candide, Next to Normal, Curtains) as Enoch Snow, Burton ( The Heiress, Spring Awakening) as Mrs. Mullin and Cullum ( The Scottsboro Boys, Shenandoah) as the Starkeeper/Dr. Seldon. (Danieley replaces the previously announced Alexander Gemignani.)
The musical centers on a tempestuous love affair between gruff carnival barker Billy Bigelow, to be played by the previously reported Nathan Gunn ( Camelot, Show Boat, Billy Budd), and the young millworker Julie Jordan, to be played by four-time Tony Award nominee Kelli O'Hara ( The Light in the Piazza, South Pacific, Nice Work If You Can Get It). Stephanie Blythe ( Carmen, The Ring Cycle) will play Nettie Fowler.
Warren Carlyle ( Chaplin, Follies), who recently collaborated with Rando on A Christmas Story, will choreograph the concert staging.
Carousel has music by Richard Rodgers with a book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. It is based on the play Liliom by Ferenc Molnar. The classic features such songs as "If I Loved You," "June Is Bustin' Out All Over," "What's the Use of Wondrin'?," "You'll Never Walk Alone," "Mr. Snow" and "Soliloquy."
For tickets, priced $65, visit nyphil.org or phone (212) 875-5656.