|Photo by Krissie Fullerton|
Performances play the Theater at St. Clements, 423 West 46th Street, through July 19.
Directed by Michael Bush, the cast features Matt Bogart (Jersey Boys) as Himself, literary genius James Joyce; and Jessica Burrows (Doctor Zhivago) as the devoted chambermaid Nora with J.B. Wing, David Arthur and Brian Sills.
"In this bawdy and funny, uplifting, and melodic new musical," press notes state, "Himself and Nora sings the story of one of the great love affairs of the time. A love which resulted in their exile from their beloved Ireland, the condemnation of the Catholic church, and ultimately some of the greatest writing of the 20th century."
The creative team also includes musical director James Sampliner, choreographer Kelli Barclay, associate musical director Nathan Dame, set designer Michael V. Moore, lighting designer Cat Tate Starmer, costume designer Sara Jean Tosetti and sound designer Brad Berridge. The production manager is Jameson Croasdale.
Tickets are $25 and can be purchased by calling (212) 352-3101 or by visiting www.nymf.org.