Featuring music by Jeff Thomson ( Jawbreaker) and book and lyrics by Jeremy Desmon, the rock musical is based on the 1990 film about a lonely teen who broadcasts a pirate FM radio station from his parents home. Katie Riegel produces the concert.
Dave Solomon directs a cast including Maroulis ( Rock of Ages, Jekyll & Hyde), Opel ( Memphis, Urinetown), Odom, Jr. ( Leap of Faith) and Ryness ( Hair), as well as Sasha Allen ( Hair, "Camp"), Andrew C. Call ( American Idiot, Glory Days), Jenna Leigh Green ( Wicked, "Sabrina the Teenage Witch") and Lucas Steele ( Myths and Hymns).
Ensemble members are Stephanie Kababe, Travis Morin, Zal Owen and Jessica Waxman. Aaron Jodoin will lead a four-piece band.
Additional casting is expected.
For tickets visit JoesPub. Joe's Pub is located within the Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Street.