Tuesday, 10 November 2015

PICS: School of Rock movie stars meet Broadway cast

Last night Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical adaptation of School of Rock played its first preview on Broadway. After the performance, stars from the 2003 film met their Broadway counterparts. Check out images from the evening below!

Directed by Laurence Connor, the show officially at the Winter Garden Theatre on 6th December 2015. The cast is led by Alex Brightman (Wicked/Big Fish) and Sierra Boggess (Love Never Dies/It Shoulda Been You) as Dewey Finn and headmistress Rosalie.

School of Rock has book by Downton Abbey’s Julian Fellowes. The musical features music from the movie, as well as new music written by Lloyd Webber and lyricist Glenn SlaterChoreography is by JoAnn M. Hunter, with scenic and costume design by Anna Louizos, lighting design by Natasha Katz and sound design by Mick PotterThis marks the first time Lloyd Webber has opened a show on Broadway before London since Jesus Christ Superstar in 1971.

The Broadway cast of School of Rock with cast members from the film

Alex Brightman (Dewey Finn) at the Winter Garden stage door with cast members from the film 


Bobbi MacKenzie with Maryam Hassan 


Broadway cast of School of Rock with cast members from the film 


Cast members from the 2003 film School of Rock


Evie Dolan with Becca Brown who originated the role of Katie in the film 


Haind-Painted front of house for School of Rock at the Winter Garden


Hand-Painted Winter Garden front of house for School of Rcok


Luca Padovan with Brian Falduto who originated the role of Billy in the film


School of Rock Broadway marquee

Photo Credit: Timmy Blupe

1 comment:

  1. The pic with two boys is so great. He is really handsome.

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