Barrington Stage Company A little night musicStarring Emily Skinner, Jason Danieley, Sierra Boggess, Mary Beth Peil, completes race August 28
Sondheim’s musical is directed by outgoing BSC founder and artistic director Julianne Boyd.
Barrington Stage Company A little night music ends its tour on the Boyd-Quinson Stage at the Massachusetts Theater on August 28 after beginning performances on August 6. Julianne Boyd, BSC’s outgoing artistic director, is at the helm.
The production is helmed by Broadway favorites Emily Skinner as Desiree, Jason Danieley as Frederick, Sierra Boggess as Charlotte and Mary Beth Peil as Madame Armfeldt, alongside Cooper Grodin in the role of Count Carl Magnus, Sabina Collazo as Anne Egerman, Noah Wolfe as Henrik Egerman, Sophie. Mings as Petra, Kate Day Magocsi as Fredrika, Adam Richardson as Mr. Lindquist, Rebecca Pitcher as Mrs. Nordstrom, Stephanie Bacastow as Mrs. Anderssen, Andrew Maughan as Mr. Erlanson, Leslie Jackson as Mrs. Segstrom, and Slater Ashenhurst as Frid. Paula Gaudier, Sarah Goeke, Gabriel Logan, Teri Ralston and Andrew Ramey complete the company as understudy.
Joining Boyd in the creative team. Jacqueline Holloway is intimacy choreographer and David D’Agostino is production manager. The production was chosen by Pat McCorkle of McCorkle Casting.
Based on the film by Ingmar Bergman Smiles of a summer night, A little night music premiered on Broadway in 1973, originally produced and directed by Harold Prince. It won six Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical (for Wheeler), and Best Original Score (for Sondheim). The work was revived on Broadway in 2009 in a production starring Catherine Zeta-Jones and Angela Lansbury, and Bernadette Peters and Elaine Stritch later in the run.
A little night music follows series of Don’t misbehave and Anna in the tropics on the Boyd-Quinson Stage, and will be followed by the world premiere of Laura Winters All of me From September 21 to October 9.
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