PHOTO CALL: A Look at Joseph on Tour, Starring Newlywed Couple Ace Young and Diana DeGarmo
By Krissie Fullerton
25 Mar 2014
The Independent Presenters Network's 2014 national tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, starring American Idol alums and newlyweds Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young, launched March 4 at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, OH.
Directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler, the cast is headed by Broadway actors and "American Idol" finalists Diana DeGarmo (Narrator) and Ace Young (Joseph), who are also married. They are joined by Paul Castree as Simeon, William Thomas Evans as Jacob/Potiphar, Brian Golub as Reuben, Will Mann as Judah and Ryan Williams as Pharaoh.
The ensemble includes Chip Abbott, Amanda Braun, Jonathan Burke, Claire Camp, Richard Cerato, Vincent D’Elia, Lisa Finegold, Lili Froehlich, Sasha Hollinger, Brandon Hudson, Patrick John Moran, Mark Roland, David Rossetti, Leigh Scheffler, Christine Cornish Smith, Brett Stoelker, Tricia Tanguy, Matthew Tiberi and Katie Whetsell.
"Retelling the Biblical story of Joseph, his eleven brothers and the coat of many colors," press notes state, "this magical musical is full of unforgettable songs including 'Those Canaan Days,' 'Any Dream Will Do' and 'Close Every Door.'"