PHOTO CALL: "RuPaul's Drag Race" Winner Jinkx Monsoon Stars in Seattle's Hairspray In Concert
By Krissie Fullerton
24 Jun 2013
The 5th Avenue Theatre's concert production of the Tony Award-winning musical Hairspray, featuring "Drag Race" winner Jinkx Monsoon (Jerick Hoffer), began performances June 20 in Seattle.
The cast also features Ramsburg as Tracy Turnblad, Jensen as Edna Turnblad, Hobson (Broadway's Next to Normal) as Corny Collins, Cynthia Jones as Motormouth Mabel, Allen Fitzpatrick as Wilbur Turnblad, Aaron C. Finley as Link Larkin, Jessica Skerritt as Amber Von Tussle, Kirsten deLohr Helland as Penny Pingleton, Heath Saunders as Seaweed J. Stubbs, Jeff Steitzer as Spitzer, Bobbie Kotula as Prudy Pingleton and Camille Collaco Little Inez. Featured as the Dynamites are Candi Hall, Alexandria Henderson and Sarah Russell. Completing the cast are Jordon Bolden, Sarah Rose Davis, Tori Gresham, Jimmie D. Herrod, Jr., Charlie Johnson, Matthew Steven Lawrence, Kasey Nusbickel, Isaiah Parker, Connor Russell, Patrick Shelton, Katherine Strohmaier and Madison Willis. The Seattle Men's Chorus' vocal ensemble Captain Smartypants collectively perform a host of featured roles.