Tony winner Phylicia Rashad stars in the Manhattan Theatre Club production, which opened January 26.
The musical romp with Socrates will now dally through March 6.
The tour of the Tony-nominated Broadway musical launched in December 2021.
The late Marvin Hamlisch's last score for The Nutty Professor hasn't been heard since a 2012 production in Nashville.
The movie will premiere on Apple TV+ August 5.
Ashley shared the stage with Ethel Merman in the original Broadway production of Annie Get Your Gun.
The Dramatists Guild will host a virtual Town Hall January 26 with the Black List’s founder Franklin Leonard and Megan Halpern.
The second film sequel to the acclaimed TV series had been scheduled for release in March.
Robert O'Hara directs Bill Camp, Elizabeth Marvel, Ato Blankson-Wood, and Jason Bowen in the Eugene O'Neill classic.