As previously announced, Richard Jay-Alexander, who helmed last summer's acclaimed Les Misérables in Concert at the Bowl, will direct. Tony Award winner Donna McKechnie will choreograph the production, which will play the famed venue July 31-Aug. 2. Kevin Stites will be the musical director.
The cast boasts Jessica Biel (Sarah Brown), Scott Bakula (Nathan Detroit), Beau Bridges (Arvide Abernathy), Ellen Greene (Miss Adelaide), Brian Stokes Mitchell (Sky Masterson), Ken Page (Nicely-Nicely Johnson), Ruth Williamson (General Matilda Cartwright), Herschel Sparber (Big Jule), Jason Graae (Benny Southstreet), Bill Lewis (Harry the Horse), Danny Stiles (Rusty Charlie), Amir Talai (Angie the Ox/Joey Biltmore), Jody Ashworth (Lt. Brannigan) and Cindy Benson (Agatha) with Grace Wall, Sandahl Bergman, Valarie Pettiford, Jane Lanier, Kathryn Wright, Chelsea Field and Tracy Powell as the Hot Box Girls.
The five-day VIP package will include round-trip airfare, hotel accommodations, gala cast-party tickets and an opportunity to experience the show on both sides of the curtain. Details of the package follow.
Passes to the all-star closing night party as special guests of director Richard Jay-Alexander and BC/EFA. Bidding will continue through July 16.
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Show times at the Bowl will be July 31 and Aug. 1 at 8:30 PM and Aug. 2 at 7:30 PM.
The Hollywood Bowl is located at 2301 North Highland Avenue in Hollywood, CA. For tickets call (323) 850-2000. Visit www.hollywoodbowl.com for more information.