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April 25 - May 7, 2023

An unmissable theatrical treat - Broadway's Into The Woods on tour!

Why See Into the Woods?

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The broadway musical hits the road!

James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's cautionary fairytale is hitting the road following its run on Broadway! Featuring an array of Broadway's superstars du jour. Into the Woods has become a classic musical theatre adventure as Lapine's book and Sondheim's twisty lyrics examine the nature of desire, and what we're prepared to sacrifice to get what we want.

In 1987, Broadway welcomed Into The Woods with open arms, winning three Tony awards including best score, book, and lead actress. A few years later it landed on the West End and in 2010 the revival bagged another award. In 2014, the musical went from stage to screen where it was immortalized in celluloid, starring Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick, Emily Blunt, and James Corden. 

What is the story?

Sondheim's trademark angular melodies and Lapine's witty lyrics wrap around an amalgamation of a series of Brothers Grimm tales. The Baker and his wife are at the center of the web of stories, driving the action with their deep desire to have a child. When they're visited by a local crone, she reveals she placed a curse on their family ages back and will reverse their barrenness if they acquire crucial ingredients for one of her potions. Together they set off, meeting a host of colorful and familiar characters on the way. 

There's Little Red, who is trying to escape the clutches of the big bad wolf and visit her grandmother, the witch's very own daughter Rapunzel, Cinderella, who yearns to go to the King's festival, Jack, whose beanstalk heralds a very angry giant and the Princes chasing after their long lost loves. 

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Dates

Opening night: 25 April 2023

Audience

For your safety, proof of full vaccination and masks are required

Run time

Two hours and 45 minutes with one interval

MASKS

You may be required to wear a mask during this performance. Please contact the venue directly for more information.

Cast and Creative

Cast

Montego Glover as The Witch
Stephanie J Block as the Baker's Wife
Sebastian Arcelus as the Baker
Gavin Creel as Cinderella's Prince/Wolf
Cole Thompson as Jack
Katy Geraghty as Little Red Ridinghood
David Patrick Kelly as the Narrator
Nancy Opel as Cinderella's Stepmother
Aymee Garcia as Jack's Mother
Ta'Nika Gibson as Lucinda
Brooke Ishibashi as Florinda
Kennedy Kanagawa as Milky White
Jim Stanek as the Steward
Alysia Velez as Rapunzel

Further casting to be announced

Creative

Directed by Lear deBessonet
Choreography by Jamal Sims
Encores! Orchestra conducted by Rob Berman

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What you thought

4 reviews, average rating: (5.0 Stars)

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Chuck V.: “The cow steals the show!”

No lie. The human characters have been perfectly cast, all the way down... more

LG: “2nd time in 4 days”

A must see. Everyone is superb, and the cow - the best. A fitting tribute,... more

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